Papermaking and finishing machine operators:
Estimated median employment income based on 2021 Job Bank median hourly wage rate (median annual salary = hourly wage rate x 40 (hours per week) x 52.14 (weeks per year))
Note:Estimated median employment income based on 2021 Job Bank median hourly wage rate (median annual salary = hourly wage rate x 40 (hours per week) x 52.14 (weeks per year))
Source: 2021 Job Bank Wage Report
Source: B.C. Labour Market Outlook
10 year expected job openings: 230
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Key aspects of the work in this occupation:
Source: 2016 Census
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A certificate in industrial first aid may be required.
Progression to papermaking and coating control operator occupations is possible with experience.
There is limited movement among jobs in this occupational group.
A competency certificate in natural gas may be required.
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