Meet Jill Timushka!! ⬇️⬇️

▪️Jill Timushka is a red and blue seal journeyman welder in Alberta, Canada! She recently obtained her welding inspection certification, and has been a welding instructor on and off for many years! She has over 25 years experience as a welder, and absolutely loves what she does! ▫️Jill is a 4th generation welder. Her GreatContinue reading “Meet Jill Timushka!! ⬇️⬇️”

Meet Charlotte!! (@lottienottie)⬇️⬇️

▪️Charlotte was working as a veterinarian technician when she realized that it wasn’t going to pay as well as she would have liked, even though she absolutely loved that job! ▫️In 2015, her dad mentioned that she should try welding, so she contacted the local welding school @canadianweldingskills to see if she could go inContinue reading “Meet Charlotte!! (@lottienottie)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Ida!! (@plumbeline)⬇️⬇️

▪️Ida is 28 years old and she is from Hokksund, a small town in Norway! 🇳🇴 ▫️She always wondered what she wanted to be when she grew up, she was 26 years old when she decided to start a new journey as a plumber! ▪️To become a plumber, Ida had to choose between either 2Continue reading “Meet Ida!! (@plumbeline)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Marleen!! (@marleenoedzes)⬇️⬇️

▪️Marlene Oedzes is 26 years old, from the Netherlands! She is a certified female tig welder for pipeline! ▫️She always knew she wanted to do something technical. After beginning her engineering education, she soon realized that welding was going to become her profession. ▪️The first year after she graduated was tough. Marleen was insecure andContinue reading “Meet Marleen!! (@marleenoedzes)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Connie!! (@conniethecarpenter)⬇️⬇️

▪️Connie is 19 years old and from the South West of England! ▫️She has been an apprentice carpenter for a year and a half, and she can’t wait to see where the future takes her! ▪️Connie attends college one day a week and will hopefully be finished and qualified next year! ▫️She loves seeing otherContinue reading “Meet Connie!! (@conniethecarpenter)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Megan!! (@megatron1902)⬇️⬇️

▪️Megan is 20 years old, and she is a second year truck and coach apprentice! 🛠🪛🔧 ▫️She has been in the trade for two years. Going into high school, Megan had no idea what she wanted to do with her life. ▪️Her first year of high school, she took a tech class and became instantlyContinue reading “Meet Megan!! (@megatron1902)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Leanne!! (@tradieladyadelaide)⬇️⬇️

▪️Leanne is a 3rd year Electrician Apprentice! ⚡️ ▫️Leanne was in the fitness industry for about 12 years. Entering a trade wasn’t really encouraged when she completed high school, although it was something she was interested it. ▪️Her dad is a mechanic, so he always taught her how to do things with her hands andContinue reading “Meet Leanne!! (@tradieladyadelaide)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Ellie!! (@elliesgarage)⬇️⬇️

▪️Ellie is a 15 year old girl working with her dad to restore a 1965 Ford Falcon. ▫️Her goal is to make this car her daily driver, but it needs a lot of work to be ready in time for her to get her license. (She is eligible to test next summer!) ▪️Besides building aContinue reading “Meet Ellie!! (@elliesgarage)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Madi!! (@sydneychippychick) ⬇️⬇️

▪️Madi is a 3rd year apprentice carpenter!! 🔨🛠🪚🧰 ▫️Madi’s message was too powerful to change, so here it is: ▪️ If I could leave you with ONE thing it would be this… Would you rather have an apprentice that can lift everything but can’t comprehend much more than that? Or an apprentice that is aContinue reading “Meet Madi!! (@sydneychippychick) ⬇️⬇️”

Meet Julie!! (@julievanberkel)⬇️⬇️

▪️Julie is 23 years old, and just got into the carpentry field last year. She partook in an all women’s course called Women In the Skilled Trades (WIST) ▫️Julie has completed all aspects of the program, and is now working on getting the rest of her hours to be a certified journey person. ▪️She wentContinue reading “Meet Julie!! (@julievanberkel)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Kate!! (@mechanic_kate)⬇️⬇️

▪️She grew up on a ranch in Northern California and always knew that school wasn’t for her! She knew she wanted to be in a trade and be a blue collar worker! ▫️Kate started in the construction industry, working for a ministry in Mexico for 3 years. After that, she decided to pursue her dreamContinue reading “Meet Kate!! (@mechanic_kate)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Bri!! (@fe_foxx)⬇️⬇️

▪️Bri is 44 years old from Baytown TX. She began in the medical field, because that’s what the women were encouraged to do, she got a degree as a Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant, but it just wasn’t for her. Shortly after, she started a family and devoted herself to her two children. ▫️Bri became aContinue reading “Meet Bri!! (@fe_foxx)⬇️⬇️”