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5139 PERSONAL CARE AND RELATED WORKERS NOT ELSEWHERE CLASSIFIED
 


    This unit group covers personal care and related workers not classified elsewhere in Minor group 513, Personal care and related workers. For instance, here should be classified those who are engaged in helping veterinary or pharmaceutical professionals or associate professionals in performing their tasks. In such cases tasks would include -

    (a) bathing and feeding animals;

    (b) leading or carrying animals to treatment room and holding them during treatment;

    (c) cleaning and sterilising veterinary surgical instruments;

    (d) labelling drugs, chemicals and other pharmaceutical preparations and replenishing stock on shelves;

    (e) sterilising bottles, beakers and other equipment;

    (f) performing related tasks;

    (g) supervising other workers.

    Examples of the occupations classified here:

  • Aid, pharmacy

  • Aid, veterinary


   
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