Segments in this Video

Skilled Trade: Boilermaker (04:16)


Boilermakers make, install, and repair boilers, tanks, and vats that hold liquids and gases. Technology adds continuous opportunities for change in the boilermaker industry.

Boilermaker: Job and Income Opportunities (01:15)

As older boilermakers retire, many new boilermakers will take their places. In addition, older buildings are in constant need of retrofitting and renovation. Boilermakers earn good incomes and have many opportunities for overtime.

Apprentice Boilermaker and Unions (04:28)

Nadine, a single mom and second-year boilermaker apprentice, earns while she learns. Unions offer many benefits such as job security, good wages, pension plans, family benefits, and advanced training opportunities.

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Part of the Series : Made with the Trades
DVD Price: $99.95
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Once your students have taken the tour and seen what the skilled construction trades have to offer, they will want to know more about specific jobs that may interest them. This fast-paced program provides a concise profile of boilermakers, looking at educational background, apprenticeships, salary, and the work itself. (12 minutes)

Length: 12 minutes

Item#: BVL32259

ISBN: 978-0-7365-7547-8

Copyright date: ©2003

Closed Captioned

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