JobTalks.org is a SSHRC funded research initiative to promote Skilled Trades careers in Canada.
Watch interviews with tradespeople who love their jobs. Hear why they chose their career, how they entered into it, and how others can, too.
After high school, Virginia took a close look at the job market and learned about the many opportunities in the trades. As an electrician, she's worked on hospitals, schools, commercial sites, and more.
Virginia enjoys being able to work with different people all the time. Being an electrician opened up many doors for her within the industry, including supervising, teaching, inspecting, and more.