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17-2171.00 - Petroleum Engineers   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  

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Specify and supervise well modification and stimulation programs to maximize oil and gas recovery.

17-2151.00 Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers
  • Select or develop mineral location, extraction, and production methods, based on factors such as safety, cost, and deposit characteristics.
  • Select locations and plan underground or surface mining operations, specifying processes, labor usage, and equipment that will result in safe, economical, and environmentally sound extraction of minerals and ores.
  • Select or devise materials-handling methods and equipment to transport ore, waste materials, and mineral products efficiently and economically.
17-2199.03 Energy Engineers   Green Occupation Green
  • Monitor energy related design or construction issues, such as energy engineering, energy management, or sustainable design.
  • Manage the development, design, or construction of energy conservation projects to ensure acceptability of budgets and time lines, conformance to federal and state laws, or adherence to approved specifications.
  • Direct the implementation of energy management projects.
17-2199.10 Wind Energy Engineers Green Occupation
  • Oversee the work activities of wind farm consultants or subcontractors.
  • Direct balance of plant (BOP) construction, generator installation, testing, commissioning, or supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) to ensure compliance with specifications.
17-2161.00 Nuclear Engineers Green Occupation
  • Direct operating or maintenance activities of operational nuclear power plants to ensure efficiency and conformity to safety standards.
  • Design or oversee construction or operation of nuclear reactors or power plants or nuclear fuels reprocessing and reclamation systems.
17-2141.00 Mechanical Engineers Green Occupation
  • Establish or coordinate the maintenance or safety procedures, service schedule, or supply of materials required to maintain machines or equipment in the prescribed condition.

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