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47-2071.00 - Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators Bright Outlook

Related occupations for task:

Operate oil distributors, loaders, chip spreaders, dump trucks, and snow plows.

47-2073.00 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators
  • Start engines, move throttles, switches, or levers, or depress pedals to operate machines, such as bulldozers, trench excavators, road graders, or backhoes.
  • Drive and maneuver equipment equipped with blades in successive passes over working areas to remove topsoil, vegetation, or rocks or to distribute and level earth or terrain.
  • Operate tractors or bulldozers to perform such tasks as clearing land, mixing sludge, trimming backfills, or building roadways or parking lots.
  • Operate loaders to pull out stumps, rip asphalt or concrete, rough-grade properties, bury refuse, or perform general cleanup.
  • Operate road watering, oiling, or rolling equipment, or street sealing equipment, such as chip spreaders.
47-4051.00 Highway Maintenance Workers   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Drive heavy equipment and vehicles with adjustable attachments to sweep debris from paved surfaces, mow grass and weeds, remove snow and ice, and spread salt and sand.
  • Apply oil to road surfaces, using sprayers.
47-5044.00 Loading and Moving Machine Operators, Underground Mining
  • Open and close bottom doors of cars to dump contents.
47-2151.00 Pipelayers Bright Outlook
  • Operate mechanized equipment, such as pickup trucks, rollers, tandem dump trucks, front-end loaders, or backhoes.