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51-8013.00 - Power Plant Operators

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Start or stop generators, auxiliary pumping equipment, turbines, or other power plant equipment as necessary.

51-8013.04 Hydroelectric Plant Technicians
  • Operate high voltage switches or related devices in hydropower stations.
  • Implement load or switching orders in hydroelectric plants, in accordance with specifications or instructions.
  • Start, adjust, or stop generating units, operating valves, gates, or auxiliary equipment in hydroelectric power generating plants.
  • Operate hydroelectric plant equipment, such as turbines, pumps, valves, gates, fans, electric control boards, or battery banks.
51-8011.00 Nuclear Power Reactor Operators
  • Operate nuclear power reactors in accordance with policies and procedures to protect workers from radiation and to ensure environmental safety.
  • Monitor or operate boilers, turbines, wells, or auxiliary power plant equipment.
  • Implement operational procedures, such as those controlling start-up or shut-down activities.
51-8093.00 Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers
  • Control or operate manifold and pumping systems to circulate liquids through a petroleum refinery.
  • Operate auxiliary equipment and control multiple processing units during distilling or treating operations, moving controls that regulate valves, pumps, compressors, and auxiliary equipment.
51-9023.00 Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
  • Stop mixing or blending machines when specified product qualities are obtained and open valves and start pumps to transfer mixtures.
  • Tend accessory equipment, such as pumps or conveyors, to move materials or ingredients through production processes.
51-9012.00 Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
  • Turn valves or move controls to admit, drain, separate, filter, clarify, mix, or transfer materials.
  • Start agitators, shakers, conveyors, pumps, or centrifuge machines.

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