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Work Activities — Handling and Moving Objects   Save Table (XLS/CSV)

Using hands and arms in handling, installing, positioning, and moving materials, and manipulating things.
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12   18   13-2011.01 Accountants   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
40   47   27-2011.00 Actors
  • Construct distinctive physical objects for artistic, functional, or commercial purposes.
  Not relevant 15-2011.00 Actuaries Bright Outlook
38   39   29-1199.01 Acupuncturists Bright Outlook
70   71   29-1141.01 Acute Care Nurses Bright Outlook
  • Adjust prostheses or other assistive devices.
  • Collect biological specimens from patients.
  • Prepare medical supplies or equipment for use.
63   64   25-2059.01 Adapted Physical Education Specialists Bright Outlook
67   71   51-9191.00 Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders
  • Adjust equipment controls to regulate flow of production materials or products.
  • Adjust temperature controls of ovens or other heating equipment.
  • Align parts or workpieces to ensure proper assembly.
  • Mount materials or workpieces onto production equipment.
  • Remove products or workpieces from production equipment.
11   14   23-1021.00 Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers
37   48   11-3011.00 Administrative Services Managers
24   40   25-3011.00 Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors
  • Set up classroom materials or equipment.
25   27   29-1141.02 Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses Bright Outlook
22   24   11-2011.00 Advertising and Promotions Managers
13   16   41-3011.00 Advertising Sales Agents
41   52   17-3021.00 Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians
  • Assemble equipment or components.
  • Calibrate scientific or technical equipment.
  • Fabricate devices or components.
  • Install production equipment or systems.
24   33   17-2011.00 Aerospace Engineers   Green Occupation Green
14   21   13-1011.00 Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes
21   32   17-2021.00 Agricultural Engineers
66   77   45-2091.00 Agricultural Equipment Operators
  • Apply chemical solutions to plants to protect against disease or insects or to enhance growth.
  • Attach equipment extensions or accessories.
50   54   45-2011.00 Agricultural Inspectors Green Occupation
  • Package agricultural products for shipment or further processing.
26   36   25-1041.00 Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary
61   68   19-4011.01 Agricultural Technicians Green Occupation
  • Calibrate scientific or technical equipment.
  • Collect biological specimens.
  • Prepare biological samples for testing or analysis.
  • Prepare compounds or solutions for products or testing.
  • Set up laboratory or field equipment.
19   24   53-2021.00 Air Traffic Controllers
  • Direct vehicle traffic.
78   82   53-1011.00 Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors
72   77   49-3011.00 Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians
  • Align equipment or machinery.
  • Assemble electrical components, subsystems, or systems.
  • Cut materials according to specifications or needs.
  • Disassemble equipment to inspect for deficiencies.
  • Drill holes in parts, equipment, or materials.
  • Fabricate parts or components.
  • Install electrical components, equipment, or systems.
  • Install machine or equipment replacement parts.
  • Install piping for installation or maintenance activities.
  • Lay out work according to specifications.
  • Paint surfaces or equipment.
  • Reassemble equipment after repair.
  • Remove parts or components from equipment.
60   82   51-2011.00 Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems Assemblers Green Occupation
  • Align parts or workpieces to ensure proper assembly.
  • Assemble electrical or electronic equipment.
  • Assemble electromechanical or hydraulic systems.
  • Assemble metal or plastic parts or products.
  • Assemble metal structures.
  • Connect supply lines to production equipment or tools.
  • Cut industrial materials in preparation for fabrication or processing.
  • Draw guide lines or markings on materials or workpieces using patterns or other references.
  • Install mechanical components in production equipment.
  • Mount attachments or tools onto production equipment.
  • Operate welding equipment.
  • Reshape metal workpieces to established specifications.
  • Solder parts or workpieces.
  • Trim excess material from workpieces.
42   49   53-2022.00 Airfield Operations Specialists
45   44   53-2011.00 Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers
20   29   29-1069.01 Allergists and Immunologists Bright Outlook
70   67   53-3011.00 Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians Bright Outlook
67   65   39-3091.00 Amusement and Recreation Attendants Bright Outlook

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