Women in nontraditional careers (WINC)
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Women in nontraditional careers (WINC) curriculum guide by Mary Ellen Verheyden-Hilliard

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Labor, Office of the Secretary, Women"s Bureau, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


  • Women -- Employment -- Study and teaching -- United States,
  • Women -- Vocational guidance -- Study and teaching -- United States

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Other titlesWINC curriculum guide
ContributionsUnited States. Women"s Bureau
The Physical Object
Pagination652 p. :
Number of Pages652
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13608105M

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Nontraditional Careers for Men and Women. Occupations that are nontraditional for women are those where at least 75 percent of the workers are male. Nontraditional occupations for men are at least 75 percent female. View this list to explore careers and expand your options. Skill Sets in Nontraditional Careers. Pt. I. Nontraditional careers for women (Aircraft and avionics equipment mechanics and service technicians --Aircraft pilots and flight engineers --Automotive body and related repairers --Automotive service technicians and mechanics --Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons --Broadcast and sound engineering technicians and radio operators. Get this from a library! Nontraditional careers for women.. [Sarah Splaver] -- Discusses over careers for women in such fields as law, medicine, science, math, engineering, creative arts, business, manual trades, and government services. Examples of Nontraditional Careers for Women. Auto Service Technician: If working on cars revs your engine, a career as an auto service technician, AKA mechanic, may be for you. Experienced service technicians can earn between $70, and $, a year, according to the DOL. Training programs range from less than a year to two years.