Occupations and Workers

helmsman
the person who steers a ship
 
professional basketball
playing basketball for money
 
sign painter
someone who paints signs and billboards etc.
 
hired hand
a hired laborer on a farm or ranch
 
pin-up
a very pretty girl who works as a photographer's model
 
penpusher
a clerk who does boring paperwork
 
dresser
a wardrobe assistant for an actor
 
shingling
the laying on of shingles
 
Secretary of Commerce
the position of the head of the Department of Commerce
 
occupier
a member of a military force who is residing in a conquered foreign country
 
stamper
a workman whose job is to form or cut out by applying a mold or die (either by hand or by operating a stamping machine)
 
para
a soldier in the paratroops
 
turtler
someone whose occupation is hunting turtles
 
hodman
a laborer who carries supplies to masons or bricklayers
 
ship builder
a carpenter who helps build and launch wooden vessels
 
sidesman
(Church of England) an assistant to the churchwarden; collects offerings of money in the church
 
professional tennis
playing tennis for money
 
peasant
one of a (chiefly European) class of agricultural laborers
 
Secretary of the Treasury
the position of the head of the Treasury Department
 
sacristan
an officer of the church who is in charge of sacred objects
 
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