business English: jobs at the factory

Business English: jobs at the factory. In this lesson you will learn English vocabulary used to name people working at the factory. If you want to practise the vocabulary, go to the bottom of this site.

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Business English: jobs at the factory.

a factory worker
a production worker
a warehouse worker
a welder
a solderer
a fitter
a machine operator
a machinist
a forklift driver
Znalezione obrazy dla zapytania truck driver
a truck driver
a foreman
Znalezione obrazy dla zapytania engineer
an engineer
a producer / manufacturer
Znalezione obrazy dla zapytania contractor
a contractor
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a subcontractor
a health and safety specialist
a quality control specialist
Znalezione obrazy dla zapytania supplier
suppliers
a retailer
a wholesaler
a middleman
a distributor

Exercise 1. Complete with one word.

1…………………. – makes goods

2…………………. – delivers raw materials

3.wholesaler – ……………………in bulk (hurtowo)

4.retailer – buys ……………………….goods

5. H&S specialist -…………………..risk assessment

6 . ……………………… – welds things together

7. ………………………….- organizes products on shelves

Exercise 2. Match the words.

1.welda.lutować
2.deliverb.produkować
3.assemblec.spawać
4.solderd.naprawiać
5.fix, repaire.montować
6.produce,manufacturef.dostarczać

Exercise 3 . Create your own definitions of the jobs.

  1. factory worker – ………………………
  2. machinist – ……………………………
  3. manufacturer – ……………………….
  4. distributor -…………………………….
  5. engineer – ………………………………
  6. subcontractor – ………………………..
  7. fitter – ……………………………………

Exercise 4. Give examples.

  1. Give examples of unskilled workers
    1. …………………………………
    2. …………………………………
  2. Give examples of skilled workers
    1. …………………………………
    2. …………………………………
    3. …………………………………
  3. Give examples of specialist professions
    1. …………………………………
    2. …………………………………

Answers:

Exercise 1.

  1. a manufacturer
  2. a supplier
  3. buys
  4. single
  5. makes
  6. a welder
  7. a warehouse worker

Exercise 2.

  1. c
  2. f
  3. e
  4. a
  5. d
  6. b

Exercise 3.

  1. factory worker – ………………………does physical work at the factory, works at a conveyor belt
  2. machinist – ……………………………repairs machines
  3. manufacturer – ……………………….produces goods
  4. distributor -…………………………….distributes goods
  5. engineer – ……………………………… a person who designs, builds, or maintains engines, machines, or structures.
  6. subcontractor – ………………………..does part of a bigger job
  7. fitter – ……………………………………assembles appliances

Exercise 4.

  1. Give examples of unskilled workers
    1. ………a factory worker
    2. ………a warehouse worker
  2. Give examples of skilled workers
    1. ………a fitter
    2. ………a welder
    3. ………a forklift driver
  3. Give examples of specialist professions
    1. ………….an engineer
    2. ………….an OHS specialist

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