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boom man [2 records]

Record 1 2003-09-17

English

Subject field(s)
  • Occupation Names (General)
  • Transport of Wood
  • Forestry Operations
DEF

[A] worker who performs the function of sorting the logs in a boom [by using] a pick pole, a long aluminum pole with a tipped end ...

French

Domaine(s)
  • Désignations des emplois (Généralités)
  • Transport du bois
  • Exploitation forestière
DEF

Ouvrier ou ouvrière qui exécute le triage des billes retenues par une allingue à l'aide d'une gaffe munie d'un bout métallique.

Spanish

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Record 2 2003-01-14

English

Subject field(s)
  • Occupation Names (General)
  • Television Arts
  • Cinematography
  • Radio Arts
Key term(s)
  • boom microphone positioner

French

Domaine(s)
  • Désignations des emplois (Généralités)
  • Télévision (Arts du spectacle)
  • Cinématographie
  • Radio (Arts du spectacle)
DEF

Personne préposée au maniement des perches de microphone en studio.

Spanish

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