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53-7062.00 - Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand Bright Outlook

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Guide loads being lifted to prevent swinging.

53-7041.00 Hoist and Winch Operators
  • Move levers, pedals, and throttles to stop, start, and regulate speeds of hoist or winch drums in response to hand, bell, buzzer, telephone, loud-speaker, or whistle signals, or by observing dial indicators or cable marks.
  • Start engines of hoists or winches and use levers and pedals to wind or unwind cable on drums.
  • Operate compressed air, diesel, electric, gasoline, or steam-driven hoists or winches to control movement of cableways, cages, derricks, draglines, loaders, railcars, or skips.
  • Apply hand or foot brakes and move levers to lock hoists or winches.
  • Tend auxiliary equipment, such as jacks, slings, cables, or stop blocks, to facilitate moving items or materials for further processing.
49-9096.00 Riggers   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Control movement of heavy equipment through narrow openings or confined spaces, using chainfalls, gin poles, gallows frames, and other equipment.
  • Manipulate rigging lines, hoists, and pulling gear to move or support materials, such as heavy equipment, ships, or theatrical sets.
47-5011.00 Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas Bright Outlook
  • Clamp holding fixtures on ends of hoisting cables.
  • String cables through pulleys and blocks.
47-5013.00 Service Unit Operators, Oil and Gas Bright Outlook
  • Operate controls that raise derricks or level rigs.
  • Thread cables through derrick pulleys, using hand tools.
47-2221.00 Structural Iron and Steel Workers
  • Fasten structural steel members to hoist cables, using chains, cables, or rope.
  • Hoist steel beams, girders, or columns into place, using cranes or signaling hoisting equipment operators to lift and position structural steel members.

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