Other trades and related occupations, n.e.c.


Workers in other skilled trades occupations repair, service, install, calibrate or fabricate a variety of products, not elsewhere classified. This unit group also includes commercial divers. They are employed by a wide range of establishments, or they may be self-employed.

Job duties

  • This group performs some or all of the following duties:
  • Gunsmiths
  • Fabricate guns and repair and modify firearms according to blueprints or customers’ specifications.
  • Locksmiths
  • Repair, install and adjust locks, make keys and change lock combinations.
  • Recreation vehicle technicians
  • Repair or replace electrical wiring, plumbing, propane gas lines, appliances, windows, doors, cabinets and structural frames in recreational vehicles.
  • Safe and vault servicers
  • Install, repair and maintain safes and vaults in banks and other establishments.
  • Saw fitters
  • Repair, set and sharpen band saws, chain saws, circular saws and other types of saw blades according to specifications.
  • Die setters
  • Select dies for forging according to work order and specifications; position align and bolt dies to ram and anvil of power presses and hammers.
  • Commercial divers
  • Perform underwater activities related to construction, inspection, search, salvage, repair and photography.

Job titles

  • explosive ordnance detector
  • restoration steeplejack
  • reclamation diver
  • vault repairer
  • safe maker
  • aircraft patternmaker
  • blacksmith
  • die setter
  • toolsmith
  • commercial diver
  • underwater contractor
  • locksmith
  • saw fitter
  • small arms repairer
  • recreation vehicle technician
  • gunsmith
  • farrier