Hundreds of girls try out nontraditional jobs at career fair

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KATU's Emily Sinovic climbs a utility pole Friday.

When you think of the person in the uniforms of firefighters, utility and construction workers, odds are it is not a woman.

But on Friday hundreds of girls got the chance to try out some nontraditional jobs at the Women in Trades career fair.

KATU’s Emily Sinovic went to work with them. Click on the “Play Video” button above to watch the story.

More information: Oregon Tradeswomen Inc. - Women in Trades Fair 2014