- Enter digitized data into electronic prepress system computer memory, using scanner, camera, keyboard, or mouse.
- Enter text into computer keyboard and select the size and style of type, column width, and appropriate spacing for printed materials.
- Enter data, such as coordinates of images and color specifications, into system to retouch and make color corrections.
||Data Entry Keyers
- Compare data with source documents, or re-enter data in verification format to detect errors.
- Read source documents such as canceled checks, sales reports, or bills, and enter data in specific data fields or onto tapes or disks for subsequent entry, using keyboards or scanners.
- Enter data into computers for use in analyses or reports.
- File data and related information and maintain and update databases.
||Postal Service Mail Carriers
- Scan labels on letters or parcels to confirm receipt.
- Enter change of address orders into computers that process forwarding address stickers.
||Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
- Create, maintain, and enter information into databases.
- Set up and manage paper or electronic filing systems, recording information, updating paperwork, or maintaining documents, such as attendance records, correspondence, or other material.
||Insurance Claims Clerks
- Enter claims information into database systems.
- Organize or work with detailed office or warehouse records, using computers to enter, access, search or retrieve data.
||Meter Readers, Utilities
- Read electric, gas, water, or steam consumption meters and enter data in route books or hand-held computers.
- Upload into office computers all information collected on hand-held computers during meter rounds, or return route books or hand-held computers to business offices so that data can be compiled.
||Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping
- Process, verify, and maintain personnel related documentation, including staffing, recruitment, training, grievances, performance evaluations, classifications, and employee leaves of absence.
- Record data for each employee, including such information as addresses, weekly earnings, absences, amount of sales or production, supervisory reports on performance, and dates of and reasons for terminations.
||Word Processors and Typists
- Use data entry devices, such as optical scanners, to input data into computers for revision or editing.
||Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks
- Compile and prepare documentation related to production sequences, transportation, personnel schedules, or purchase, maintenance, or repair orders.
- Perform routine data entry or other office support activities, including creating, sorting, photocopying, distributing, or filing documents.
||Library Assistants, Clerical
- Enter and update patrons' records on computers.
- Enter or retrieve information from structural databases, protein sequence motif databases, mutation databases, genomic databases or gene expression databases.
||Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers
- Enter, update, and retrieve information from teletype networks and computerized data systems regarding such things as wanted persons, stolen property, vehicle registration, and stolen vehicles.
||Cargo and Freight Agents
- Enter shipping information into a computer by hand or by a hand-held scanner that reads bar codes on goods.
||Insurance Policy Processing Clerks
- Transcribe data to worksheets and enter data into computer for use in preparing documents and adjusting accounts.
- Update directory information.
- Input data, such as file numbers, new or updated information, or document information codes into computer systems to support document and information retrieval.
||Museum Technicians and Conservators
- Enter information about museum collections into computer databases.
- Record symbols on computer storage media and use computer aided transcription to translate and display them as text.