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51-9011.00    Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders   Green Occupation Green

    O*NET-SOC Title yes    1 match
    Alternate Occupation Titles yes    12 matches
    O*NET-SOC Description yes    1 match
    Tasks yes    3 matches
    Detailed Work Activities yes    3 matches


  • Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders

Alternate Occupation Titles

  • Chemical Compounder
  • Chemical Equipment Controller
  • Chemical Equipment Controllers and Operators
  • Chemical Equipment Tenders
  • Chemical Machine Tender
  • Chemical Operator
  • Chemical Process Equipment Operator
  • Chemical Process Operator
  • Chemical Processor
  • Chemical Tank Worker
  • Chemical Treatment Operator
  • Chemical Unit Operator

O*NET-SOC Description

  • Operate or tend equipment to control chemical changes or reactions in the processing of industrial or consumer products. Equipment used includes devulcanizers, steam-jacketed kettles, and reactor vessels.


  • Control or operate equipment in which chemical changes or reactions take place during the processing of industrial or consumer products.
  • Measure, weigh, and mix chemical ingredients, according to specifications.
  • Test product samples for specific gravity, chemical characteristics, pH levels, concentrations, or viscosities or send them to laboratories for testing.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Mix substances to create chemical solutions.
  • Operate chemical processing or water treatment systems or equipment.
  • Test chemical or physical characteristics of materials or products.