Carlie a Plumbing Inspector and Investigator
Carlie Lowe a development plumbing inspector and investigator shares her story. Carlie discusses how she began her career by wanting to study tourism, Her “struggle street” journey and success and the benefits of working in the construction industry.
.40 Carlie Introduces herself
.57 Carlie explains her day job
2.49 Carlie explains how common (or not so common) plumbing inspection and investigator jobs are
4.04 The importance of hiring a plumbing inspector
4.49 We talk how many job opportunities are out there and how to find one.
5.43 Carlie explains how plumbing is a rewarding career pathway and the opportunities that can come out of venturing into this trade.
7.13 Carlie explains where it all began and how she started in her career.
9.22 A school-based apprenticeship explained
10.08 The supporting family and not so supporting fruit and veg boys
11.08 Struggle Street: Carlie explains the hurdles of being an apprentice and how to prevail
12.14 Role Models and Mentors
14.14 Carlie shares advice for those considering a similar career pathway
15.41 How to get in touch with Carlie
16.00 Show notes and announcements
Tradeswomen Australia (TWA) is a not for profit organisation that is working to increase the representation of women in trades. These podcasts share the stories of women working in trades to promote pathways not often thought of for women.
You can get in touch with TWA through firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are considering a trade pathway or looking to upskill, consider VET pathways by visiting www.myskills.gov.au
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