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47-5041.00 - Continuous Mining Machine Operators

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Observe and listen to equipment operation to detect binding or stoppage of tools or other equipment malfunctions.

47-5013.00 Service Unit Operators, Oil and Gas   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Listen to engines, rotary chains, or other equipment to detect faulty operations or unusual well conditions.
  • Monitor sound wave-generating or detecting mechanisms to determine well fluid levels.
47-5023.00 Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas
  • Observe electronic graph recorders and flow meters that monitor the water used to flush debris from holes.
  • Monitor drilling operations, by checking gauges and listening to equipment to assess drilling conditions and to determine the need to adjust drilling or alter equipment.
47-5081.00 Helpers--Extraction Workers Bright Outlook
  • Observe and monitor equipment operation during the extraction process to detect any problems.
47-5011.00 Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas Bright Outlook
  • Listen to mud pumps and check regularly for vibration and other problems to ensure that rig pumps and drilling mud systems are working properly.
47-5012.00 Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas Bright Outlook
  • Monitor progress of drilling operations, and select and change drill bits according to the nature of strata, using hand tools.

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