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There are 78,100 automotive and engineering trades workers in Qld. Most of these (28,100) are mechanical engineering trades workers including metal fitters and machinists (24,700). Within this occupational group there are also 21,700 fabrication engineering trades workers and 19,500 automotive electricians and mechanics.
Mechanical fitters – Teys Brothers, Beenleigh
39.3 hours in the average work week for technicians and trades workers in Qld