Steam fitters and pipefitters lay out, assemble, fabricate, maintain, and repair piping systems carrying water, steam, chemicals, and fuel in heating, cooling, lubricating, and other process piping systems.
Sprinkler system installers fabricate, install, test, maintain, and repair water, foam, carbon dioxide, and dry chemical fire protection sprinkler systems.
Gas fitters install, inspect, repair, and maintain gas lines, meters, gas furnaces, appliances, and other gas equipment in residential, commercial, and industrial buildings.
Examples of Titles
The National Occupational Classification (NOC) Code found next to the name of the career is a 4-digit code that classifies occupations by different skill types and skill levels.
The information on careers is adapted from Canadian Occupational Projection System, a project by Human Resources and Skills Development Canada, which uses annual data to analyze trends in labour.
© Canadian Occupational Projection System, Human Resources and Skills Development Canada, 2011.
© JobFutures, Labour Force Survey, 2006.
© National Occupational Classification, Human Resources Skills and Development Canada, 2006.
© Working in Canada, Labour Force Survey, 2009.