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53-7071.00 - Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators

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Respond to problems by adjusting control room equipment or instructing other personnel to adjust equipment at problem locations or in other control areas.

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.
53-5021.02 Mates- Ship, Boat, and Barge
  • Supervise crew members in the repair or replacement of defective gear or equipment.
  • Supervise crews in cleaning or maintaining decks, superstructures, or bridges.
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.
53-5031.00 Ship Engineers
  • Operate or maintain off-loading liquid pumps or valves.
  • Supervise marine engine technicians engaged in the maintenance or repair of mechanical or electrical marine vessels, and inspect their work to ensure that it is performed properly.

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