skilled worker

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Noun1.skilled worker - a worker who has acquired special skillsskilled worker - a worker who has acquired special skills
worker - a person who works at a specific occupation; "he is a good worker"
oceanaut, aquanaut - a skilled worker who can live in underwater installations and participate in scientific research
armorer, armourer - a worker skilled in making armor or arms; "a sword made by a famous English armorer"
aeronaut, airman, aviator, flier, flyer - someone who operates an aircraft
bread maker, baker - someone who bakes bread or cake
balloonist - someone who flies a balloon
slaughterer, butcher - a person who slaughters or dresses meat for market
calligrapher, calligraphist - someone skilled in penmanship
minter, moneyer, coiner - a skilled worker who coins or stamps money
cook - someone who cooks food
artisan, journeyman, artificer, craftsman - a skilled worker who practices some trade or handicraft
crew member, crewman - a member of a flight crew
cutter - someone whose work is cutting (as e.g. cutting cloth for garments)
dental hygienist - someone trained to provide preventive dental service (cleaning teeth or taking x-rays)
draftsman, draftsperson, draughtsman - a skilled worker who draws plans of buildings or machines
dyer - someone whose job is to dye cloth
editor, editor in chief - a person responsible for the editorial aspects of publication; the person who determines the final content of a text (especially of a newspaper or magazine)
electrician, linesman, lineman - a person who installs or repairs electrical or telephone lines
engraver - a skilled worker who can inscribe designs or writing onto a surface by carving or etching
aesthetician, esthetician - a worker skilled in giving beauty treatments (manicures and facials etc.)
fisher, fisherman - someone whose occupation is catching fish
founder - a worker who makes metal castings
framer - someone who makes frames (as for pictures)
fumigator - someone whose job is to fumigate
galvaniser, galvanizer - a skilled worker who coats iron or steel with zinc
gilder - someone whose occupation is to apply an overlay of gold or gilt
grip - worker who moves the camera around while a film or television show is being made
harpooneer, harpooner - someone who launches harpoons
hunter, huntsman - someone who hunts game
indexer - someone who provides an index
laminator - a person who makes laminates (especially plastic laminates)
lobsterman - a person whose occupation is catching lobsters
lockkeeper, lockman, lockmaster - a worker in charge of a lock (on a canal)
mender, repairer, fixer - a skilled worker who mends or repairs things
funeral director, funeral undertaker, mortician, undertaker - one whose business is the management of funerals
mounter - a skilled worker who mounts pictures or jewels etc.
functionary, official - a worker who holds or is invested with an office
oilman - a worker who produces or sells petroleum
lens maker, optician - a worker who makes glasses for remedying defects of vision
painter - a worker who is employed to cover objects with paint
perfecter - a skilled worker who perfects something; "although not the inventor he must be recognized as the perfecter of this technique"
phlebotomist - someone who practices phlebotomy
plaiter - someone who plaits (hair or fabric etc.)
plasterer - a worker skilled in applying plaster
plater - a skilled worker who coats articles with a film of metal (usually silver or gold)
power worker, power-station worker - a worker at a power station
pressman, printer - someone whose occupation is printing
projectionist - the person who operates the projector in a movie house
refiner - one whose work is to refine a specific thing; "he was a sugar refiner"
preserver, refinisher, renovator, restorer - a skilled worker who is employed to restore or refinish buildings or antique furniture
riveter, rivetter - a worker who inserts and hammers rivets
router - a worker who routes shipments for distribution and delivery
Translations

skilled worker

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