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47-2031.00 - Carpenters

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Work with or remove hazardous material.

47-4041.00 Hazardous Materials Removal Workers   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Remove asbestos or lead from surfaces, using hand or power tools such as scrapers, vacuums, or high-pressure sprayers.
  • Prepare hazardous material for removal or storage.
  • Comply with prescribed safety procedures or federal laws regulating waste disposal methods.
  • Remove or limit contamination following emergencies involving hazardous substances.
  • Operate machines or equipment to remove, package, store, or transport loads of waste materials.
  • Sort specialized hazardous waste at landfills or disposal centers, following proper disposal procedures.
  • Identify or separate waste products or materials for recycling or reuse.
  • Upload baskets of irradiated elements onto machines that insert fuel elements into canisters and secure lids.
  • Process e-waste, such as computer components containing lead or mercury.
  • Organize or track the locations of hazardous items in landfills.
  • Package, store, or move irradiated fuel elements in the underwater storage basins of nuclear reactor plants, using machines or equipment.
47-2061.00 Construction Laborers Bright Outlook
  • Identify, pack, or transport hazardous or radioactive materials.