oficial primera

English translation: journeyman/skilled worker/supervisor/contractor

14:32 Apr 19, 2020
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / Property defects and repairs
Spanish term or phrase: oficial primera
This is a construction-related skill level - one up from a "Peón especializado", judging by the slightly higher hourly rate they are paid.
The task is to lay a drainage pipe.
Any specialists out there, please?
United Kingdom
Local time: 07:56
English translation:journeyman/skilled worker/supervisor/contractor
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Patricia Fierro, M. Sc.
Local time: 01:56
Grading comment
Many thanks Patricia and everyone
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3 +3journeyman/skilled worker/supervisor/contractor
Patricia Fierro, M. Sc.

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25 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +3
journeyman/skilled worker/supervisor/contractor


Patricia Fierro, M. Sc.
Local time: 01:56
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Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 86
Grading comment
Many thanks Patricia and everyone

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Lydia De Jorge: Highly skilled worker. Saludos!
5 hrs

agree  neilmac
16 hrs

agree  Jessica Noyes: in North America, journeyman, or in some states now, "journey-level," as in "journey-level plumber."
22 hrs
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