Category Archives - Careers

Typist

A typist is an administrative professional who completes transcripts and other typing tasks to enable the creation of printed or electronic documents. A typist is someone who provides electronic or hard-copy typed documents at the request of an employer or hiring organisation. Historically, most typists were salaried as administrative assistants, personal assistants or secretaries under…

Tree Surgeon

A tree surgeon is a horticultural maintenance engineer who is responsible for felling trees, pruning branches and shrubs, planting, replanting, splitting logs and hedge-cutting.  Tree surgery is one of the most dangerous jobs in the world, with a high potential for incident due to the heights involved and the powered machinery which must be used to…

Train Driver

Train drivers are responsible for transporting both passengers and freight. A Train Driver will be responsible for trains which may operate on local or national rail networks and they may also spend time maneuvering engines in sheds or yards. Train drivers perform an important role in the transport industry today. Travelling by train is one…

Toy Maker

A toy maker (or toymaker) designs and manufacturers a range of toys for the enjoyment of children or for customers in the toy collectibles market. The range of possibility is diverse, as it can also incorporate board games, outdoor toys and casino-type games for adults. The toymaker designs and makes toys, and typically operates in…

Toxicologist

Toxicologists investigate and try to counteract the harmful effects of poisonous substances on people, animals and the environment. Toxicologists are scientists who study and evaluate the risks posed by harmful substances to human, animal and plant life as well as to the environment. Their goal is to diagnose and understand the mechanisms of all sorts…

Tour Operator

Tour operators devise, arrange, and promote holidays and travel options, working with hotels, airlines and other transport companies for ground travel, in order to execute the arrangements. This promotion is either done through travel agencies or direct to the customer by means of brochures or websites. They provide customers with advice about where to travel as…