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O*NET Data descriptors are categories of occupational information collected and available for O*NET-SOC occupations. Each descriptor contains more specific elements with data ratings.

Skills — Technical Skills

Developed capacities used to design, set-up, operate, and correct malfunctions involving application of machines or technological systems
Equipment Maintenance — Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
Equipment Selection — Determining the kind of tools and equipment needed to do a job.
Installation — Installing equipment, machines, wiring, or programs to meet specifications.
Operation and Control — Controlling operations of equipment or systems.
Operation Monitoring — Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.
Operations Analysis — Analyzing needs and product requirements to create a design.
Programming — Writing computer programs for various purposes.
Quality Control Analysis — Conducting tests and inspections of products, services, or processes to evaluate quality or performance.
Repairing — Repairing machines or systems using the needed tools.
Technology Design — Generating or adapting equipment and technology to serve user needs.
Troubleshooting — Determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.