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4717 — Boat Building and Repairing

This occupation includes jobs involved in constructing and repairing aluminum, fiberglass, and plywood hulls of small craft and vessels. The work includes fitting replacement planks, ribs, keelson, deadwood and keel; caulking seams; repairing decks and topsides; replacing canvas and molding; installing deadlights, metal or wood coatings, and marine hardware; and boring shaft logs and constructing cradles to fit hulls. The work requires skill and knowledge of more than one specific trade.