Appendix D – Block and Task Weighting

Block A – Occupational Skills

NL

NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

20

11

13

9

NV

20

20

16

20

10

NV

NV

NV

15%

Task 1 Performs safety-related functions.

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NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

25

21

25

20

NV

25

25

22

15

8

NV

NV

NV

21%

Task 2 Maintains and uses tools and equipment.

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NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

20

17

15

24

NV

30

15

26

20

12

NV

NV

NV

20%

Task 3 Performs routine trade tasks.

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NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

20

27

20

26

NV

25

15

21

50

25

NV

NV

NV

25%

Task 4 Performs measuring and layout.

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NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

20

20

20

18

NV

10

15

19

10

30

NV

NV

NV

18%

Task 5 Performs cutting and welding operations.

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NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

15

15

20

12

NV

10

30

12

5

25

NV

NV

NV

16%

Block B – Rigging, Hoisting/Lifting and Moving

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NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

20

12

12

21

NV

10

10

14

10

15

NV

NV

NV

14%

Task 6 Plans rigging, hoisting/lifting and moving.

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NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

50

35

50

50

NV

70

70

46

15

60

NV

NV

NV

50%

Task 7 Rigs, hoists/lifts and moves load.

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NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

50

65

50

50

NV

30

30

54

85

40

NV

NV

NV

50%

Block C – Mechanical Components and Systems

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NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

20

27

20

24

NV

26

25

25

20

30

NV

NV

NV

24%

Task 8 Services prime movers.

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NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

20

25

20

14

NV

10

24

27

20

20

NV

NV

NV

20%

Task 9 Services shafts, bearings and seals.

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NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

25

23

20

24

NV

30

25

22

20

30

NV

NV

NV

24%

Task 10 Services couplings, clutches and brakes.

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NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

25

18

20

26

NV

15

25

16

20

15

NV

NV

NV

20%

Task 11 Services chain and belt drive systems.

NL

NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

15

16

20

22

NV

27

13

20

20

20

NV

NV

NV

19%

Task 12 Services gear systems.

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NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

15

18

20

14

NV

18

13

15

20

15

NV

NV

NV

17%

Block D – Material Handling/Process Systems

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NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

20

20

20

18

NV

21

25

20

20

25

NV

NV

NV

21%

Task 13 Services fans and blowers.

NL

NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

15

15

20

16

NV

15

20

19

20

15

NV

NV

NV

17%

Task 14 Services compressors.

NL

NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

20

27

20

23

NV

10

20

19

20

15

NV

NV

NV

19%

Task 15 Services pumps.

NL

NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

30

25

25

26

NV

30

30

31

20

30

NV

NV

NV

28%

Task 16 Services conveying systems.

NL

NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

25

23

25

26

NV

30

20

18

20

35

NV

NV

NV

25%

Task 17 Services process tanks and containers.

NL

NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

10

10

10

9

NV

15

10

13

20

5

NV

NV

NV

11%

Block E – Hydraulic, Pneumatic and Vacuum Systems

NL

NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

10

20

17

18

NV

10

10

17

15

15

NV

NV

NV

15%

Task 18 Services hydraulic systems.

NL

NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

50

60

50

50

NV

50

60

55

60

60

NV

NV

NV

55%

Task 19 Services pneumatic and vacuum systems.

NL

NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

50

40

50

50

NV

50

40

45

40

40

NV

NV

NV

45%

Block F – Preventive and Predictive Maintenance, Testing and Commissioning

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NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

10

10

18

10

NV

13

10

8

15

5

NV

NV

NV

11%

Task 20 Performs preventive and predictive maintenance.

NL

NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

45

32

50

45

NV

50

30

55

30

30

NV

NV

NV

41%

Task 21 Performs specialized testing and analysis.

NL

NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

10

28

20

35

NV

20

40

20

50

10

NV

NV

NV

26%

Task 22 Commissions equipment.

NL

NS

PE

NB

QC

ON

MB

SK

AB

BC

NT

YT

NU

National Average

%

45

40

30

20

NV

30

30

25

20

60

NV

NV

NV

33%

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