non – apprenticeship
AT A GLANCE
As an Elevator Constructor, your work will involve modifying, servicing, and repairing electric and hydraulic elevators, personnel and man-hoists, moving walkways, stagelifts, escalators, and related equipment. You’ll also find yourself doing preventive maintenance and analyzing information to fix a variety of problems.
Work environments for construction careers can be located outdoors or indoors or both. Work hours may vary as well. Some positions are seasonal while others are all year round, but part-time. Other positions are project-based and may require you to work full-time until the project is complete. And, of course there are careers that have full-time hours all year round.
Below is a list of workplaces where you might find opportunities to gain apprenticeship hours and/or experience:
Other Conditions: indoors, work at extreme heights, cramped spaces, may be on-call for repairs, may work evenings and weekends (mainly weekdays)
MINI SKILLS ASSESSMENT
If you answer YES to the questions below, then a career as an Elevator Constructor may be right for you!
ESSENTIAL SKILLS PROFILES
The Government of Canada Job Bank has identified Nine Literacy and Essential Skills (Reading, Writing, Document Use, Numeracy, Computer Use, Thinking, Oral Communication, Working with Others, and Continuous Learning).
Below you will find links to the Essential Skills Profiles for this occupation and/or related ones:
Minimum Wage Rate
Below you will find salary ranges for entry to senior level positions for an Elevator Constructor or related field:
|Profession||Minimum Wage Rate|
Salary Rante for Elevator Constructor
$15 - $45 / hour
First Year Helper: $15 / hour (average)
Experienced: $22 - $45 / hour
$46,000 - $94,000 (full-time)
|Minimum Wage Rate||January 1, 2017 or after|
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