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Customs brokers advise on and arrange the customs clearance and collection of imported goods, as well as the shipment of cargo for export
Customs officers are employed by the government to control, monitor and administer the entry and departure of goods, vessels and people to and from New Zealand.
Dairy process operators operate machines to produce dairy products such as cheese, butter, yoghurt and milk powder.
Dance teachers instruct people in a variety of dance styles. They design and choreograph dance steps and movements.
Dancers entertain people by expressing ideas and emotions, usually to music, using body movements.
Database administrators are responsible for the installation and maintenance of software on a system designed for a number of users.
Debt collectors are professionals who contact people about paying money that they owe.
Dental assistants help dentists with patient care and the running of dental practices
Dental hygienists treat gum diseases and help people to maintain good oral and general health
Dental technicians create and repair devices for the treatment, replacement and protection of damaged, badly positioned or missing teeth.
Dental therapists provide children and adolescents with routine dental care.
Dentists study and treat diseases, injuries and problems of the mouth, teeth, gums and jaw. They also educate patients on how to avoid oral health problems.
Detectives investigate crimes and arrest suspected criminals
Diagnostic radiologists diagnose diseases of the human body
Dietitians advise patients, communities and groups about their dietary requirements for maintaining good health.
Directors are responsible for interpreting a script or story, and telling the story on film, television or video. They often have the idea for the script or story.
Dispensing opticians interpret prescriptions from optometrists and ophthalmologists (eye specialists) for optical appliances (glasses or contact lenses), select frame and lens systems, and fit and assemble those appliances.
Divers are professionals who are certified and paid to go underwater.
Dog trainers modify the behaviour of a dog.
Domestic appliance servicepeople install, repair and maintain household electrical appliances such as refrigerators, microwaves and washing machines.