journeywoman

jour·ney·wom·an

 (jûr′nē-wo͝o′mən)
n.
1. A woman who has fully served an apprenticeship in a trade or craft and is a qualified worker in another's employ.
2. A woman who is an experienced and competent but undistinguished worker or athlete: "a 27-year-old journeywoman who has only ever won three matches at Grand Slam level" (Paul Newman).