Skip navigation

Related Occupations for Task
53-2021.00 - Air Traffic Controllers

Related occupations for task:

Monitor or direct the movement of aircraft within an assigned air space or on the ground at airports to minimize delays and maximize safety.

53-6011.00 Bridge and Lock Tenders
  • Direct movements of vessels in locks or bridge areas, using signals, telecommunication equipment, or loudspeakers.
  • Observe approaching vessels to determine size and speed, and listen for whistle signals indicating desire to pass.
  • Observe position and progress of vessels to ensure best use of lock spaces or bridge opening spaces.
  • Maintain and guard stations in bridges to check waterways for boat traffic.
  • Stop automobile and pedestrian traffic on bridges, and lower automobile gates prior to moving bridges.
  • Raise drawbridges and observe passage of water traffic or lower drawbridges and raise automobile gates.
33-9091.00 Crossing Guards
  • Direct or escort pedestrians across streets, stopping traffic as necessary.
  • Guide or control vehicular or pedestrian traffic at such places as street and railroad crossings and construction sites.
  • Direct traffic movement or warn of hazards, using signs, flags, lanterns, and hand signals.
47-4051.00 Highway Maintenance Workers
  • Set out signs and cones around work areas to divert traffic.
  • Flag motorists to warn them of obstacles or repair work ahead.
53-7121.00 Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders
  • Observe positions of cars passing loading spouts, and swing spouts into the correct positions at the appropriate times.
47-2071.00 Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Control traffic.

See all 13 related occupations >>