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    OBJECTIVE To secure a position where I can continue to resolve various challenges in a prompt & professional manner while ensuring 100% safety on the job at all times. HIGHLIGHTS OF SKILLS  Deadline-driven individual with 9+ years of solid work experience & skills in completing tasks within a busy & challenging work environment in order to increase business growth & quality of service  Highly skilled & knowledgeable in servicing, maintaining & diagnosing on/off road equipment which results in all jobs to be completed ahead of schedule and with zero interruptions  Effective team-player & problem-solver which is reflected through current role as a Millwright for the large construction services provider (for Oil Sand companies), Stony Valley Contracting Ltd.  Dedicated to ensuring 100% safety on the job which is proven by completing training/certification in First Aid, CSTS, OSSA, H2S, and Mine Awareness  Mechanically-inclined with experience in adjusting, overhauling, repairing & reassembling engines, electric motors, transmissions, clutches, rear ends, brakes & numerous industrial machinery  Experience in troubleshooting industrial machinery & mechanical equipment which was successfully demonstrated while working as a Millwright Apprentice at Machinex Recycling Technologies  Ability to develop solid business relationships with skilled trades professionals due to excellent communication, interpersonal and listening skills  Hard-worker who is willing…

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    writing, particularly in his unique characters, one being Jerry Cruncher. Although a seemingly unimportant character in A Tale of Two Cities, Jerry Cruncher is an all-encompassing figure of duality; he displays the dichotomy between public and private, personal conflicts of good and evil, and the contrast with other characters. On the surface, Jerry Cruncher appears to be an “honest tradesman”; however, in reality Jerry is a criminal that egregiously disturbs the the deceased. Publicly,…

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    Anton Van Leeuwenhoek was born on October 24th, 1632 and he died at age 90 on August 30. 1723. Leeuwenhoek was a scientist from Dutch, Netherlands and was also a tradesman. He contributed to the modifications of the microscope and helped in the improvement of microbiology. He made special lenses used in his microscope he had invented. Even though he didn’t have a lot of work or knowledge experience he was careful in watching details which made him skillful. This skill helped him make…

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    In Flatland the highest social class is the priests, who were very close to becoming circles. The priests were very highly thought of and had everything they desired. Back in Victorian England the royal family would have been the equivalent to priests in Flatland. The lowest social rank in Flatland, besides women, is the soldiers or tradesman. The soldiers or tradesman in Flatland are isosceles triangles. In Victorian England the lower class or working class would have been the equivalent to…

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    diminutive opportunity for a decent livelihood. The extreme hardships in Britain motivated the middle and lower class citizens to risk their lives and make the journey to the “New World” in hopes for a better life. Astonishingly most of those who decided to make the journey knew the odds of survival were not in their favor. After crossing the violent Atlantic ocean and reaching the New World they were faced with starvation, hostile Native Americans, disease and excruciating labor demands.…

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    negative practice because it questioned honesty and opposed their values. If tradesmen were honest, the ancient Christians and Muslims would have been more open to the idea of trade. There were many who were strongly against the practice of merchants. Generally, the Muslims who opposed commerce lived later, ranging from the fourteenth to the seventeenth centuries. Specifically, Ibn Khaldun, a scholar in document five and the common guild of weavers involved in a court audience in document seven…

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    When one thinks of a scholar, the first people that come to mind are mathematicians, scientists, literary analysts, and other traditionally “academic” professionalists. However, these professions are not the only scholarly careers that exist. “The Case for Working with Your Hands” by Matthew Crawford is an essay which argues against the wrong perception of mechanics and other “hands-on” professions. In his essay, Crawford describes the intellectual challenges of working in a “hands-on” field and…

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    Asbestos Training in Huyton is a smart thing to have. Exposure to asbestos in the form of fibers is always considered dangerous but working with the loose asbestos fibers is considered high risk. However, in general, people who become ill from inhaling asbestos have been regularly exposed in a job where they worked directly with the material. It is for this reason that having a good knowledge and training is important. Here at Fibre Safe, we are here to keep you safe. If you stay in Huyton,…

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    Resurrection: “a rising again, as from decay, disuse, etc.; revival” (Dictionary.com). In a Tale of Two Cities, the topic of resurrection seeps through the story line. In the very beginning of the novel, Jarvis Lorry is seen on the Dover road. All of a sudden a man on horseback approaches his coach and gives him a message. The message states the words “Recalled to Life” (10). The man who delivers this message to Lorry is Jerry Cruncher. This scene may seem unimportant but it foreshadows…

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    Douglass’ light for freedom faded but it never went out. Douglass could have easily given up on his hope for freedom and “enjoy” time on Mr. Freeman’s farm but he didn’t give up instead stayed strong on the hope of freedom. Secondly, Douglass learned to stand up to his master and fight for himself when he went against Mr. Covey. Douglass, himself says that the battle with Mr. Covery was the turning point in life and it refueled his hope of freedom and renewed a sense of self confidence and…

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