Women in male-dominated jobs such as firefighter and pilot

(Clockwise from top left) SilkAir pilot Vanessa Ess, Singapore Civil Defence Force marine rota commander Pek Hong Kun, founder of custom garment label 3Eighth Sheryl Yeo and founder of Vincitore Shoes Nita Chauhan.
(Clockwise from top left) SilkAir pilot Vanessa Ess, Singapore Civil Defence Force marine rota commander Pek Hong Kun, founder of custom garment label 3Eighth Sheryl Yeo and founder of Vincitore Shoes Nita Chauhan.ST PHOTOS: ONG WEE JIN, DESMOND FOO, SAHIBA CHAWDHARY

SINGAPORE - Is there such a thing as a "man's job" anymore?

A female pilot will say that the plane does not care if you are a man or woman; neither does a blaze get fired up over the gender of a firefighter.

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