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53-7071.00 - Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators

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Turn knobs or switches to regulate pressures.

53-7073.00 Wellhead Pumpers
  • Start compressor engines and divert oil from storage tanks into compressor units and auxiliary equipment to recover natural gas from oil.
  • Operate engines and pumps to shut off wells according to production schedules, and to switch flow of oil into storage tanks.
  • Open valves to return compressed gas to bottoms of specified wells to repressurize them and force oil to surface.
  • Control pumping and blending equipment to acidize, cement, or fracture gas or oil wells and permeable rock formations.
53-7031.00 Dredge Operators
  • Pump water to clear machinery pipelines.
  • Direct or assist workers placing shore anchors and cables, laying additional pipes from dredges to shore, and pumping water from pontoons.
53-7072.00 Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Turn valves and start pumps to start or regulate flows of substances such as gases, liquids, slurries, or powdered materials.
  • Pump two or more materials into one tank to blend mixtures.
53-7061.00 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment
  • Turn valves or handles on equipment to regulate pressure or flow of water, air, steam, or abrasives from sprayer nozzles.
  • Turn valves or disconnect hoses to eliminate water, cleaning solutions, or vapors from machinery or tanks.
53-6031.00 Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants
  • Activate fuel pumps and fill fuel tanks of vehicles with gasoline or diesel fuel to specified levels.

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