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16 occupations have tasks related to the 1 task from your current occupation, Receptionists and Information Clerks.

  • Perform administrative support tasks, such as proofreading, transcribing handwritten information, or operating calculators or computers to work with pay records, invoices, balance sheets, or other documents.
43-9081.00 Proofreaders and Copy Markers
  • Mark copy to indicate and correct errors in type, arrangement, grammar, punctuation, or spelling, using standard printers' marks.
  • Read corrected copies or proofs to ensure that all corrections have been made.
  • Correct or record omissions, errors, or inconsistencies found.
  • Typeset and measure dimensions, spacing, and positioning of page elements, such as copy and illustrations, to verify conformance to specifications, using printer's ruler or layout software.
  • Read proof sheets aloud, calling out punctuation marks and spelling unusual words and proper names.
43-9011.00 Computer Operators
  • Enter commands, using computer terminal, and activate controls on computer and peripheral equipment to integrate and operate equipment.
  • Oversee the operation of computer hardware systems, including coordinating and scheduling the use of computer terminals and networks to ensure efficient use.
  • Type command on keyboard to transfer encoded data from memory unit to magnetic tape and assist in labeling, classifying, cataloging and maintaining tapes.
43-9031.00 Desktop Publishers
  • Check preliminary and final proofs for errors and make necessary corrections.
  • Import text and art elements, such as electronic clip art or electronic files from photographs that have been scanned or produced with a digital camera, using computer software.
  • Load floppy disks or tapes containing information into system.
43-9022.00 Word Processors and Typists
  • Check completed work for spelling, grammar, punctuation, and format.
  • Transmit work electronically to other locations.
43-9061.00 Office Clerks, General   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Compute, record, and proofread data and other information, such as records or reports.
  • Type, format, proofread, and edit correspondence and other documents, from notes or dictating machines, using computers or typewriters.
43-6014.00 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive Bright Outlook
  • Use computers for various applications, such as database management or word processing.
  • Review work done by others to check for correct spelling and grammar, ensure that company format policies are followed, and recommend revisions.
43-5053.00 Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators
  • Operate various types of equipment, such as computer scanning equipment, addressographs, mimeographs, optical character readers, and bar-code sorters.
43-9051.00 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service
  • Operate computer-controlled keyboards or voice recognition equipment to direct items according to established routing schemes.
43-6012.00 Legal Secretaries
  • Prepare, proofread, or process legal documents, such as summonses, subpoenas, complaints, appeals, motions, or pretrial agreements.
43-6013.00 Medical Secretaries Bright Outlook
  • Operate office equipment, such as voice mail messaging systems, and use word processing, spreadsheet, or other software applications to prepare reports, invoices, financial statements, letters, case histories, or medical records.
43-2021.00 Telephone Operators
  • Perform clerical duties such as typing, proofreading, and sorting mail.
43-4031.02 Municipal Clerks
  • Perform general office duties, such as taking or transcribing dictation, typing or proofreading correspondence, distributing or filing official forms, or scheduling appointments.
43-2011.00 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service
  • Perform various data entry or word processing tasks, such as updating phone directories, typing or proofreading documents, or creating schedules.
43-5111.00 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping
  • Operate scalehouse computers to obtain weight information about incoming shipments such as those from waste haulers.
43-4021.00 Correspondence Clerks
  • Review correspondence for format and typographical accuracy, assemble the information into a prescribed form with the correct number of copies, and submit it to an authorized official for signature.
43-3031.00 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks Bright Outlook
  • Operate computers programmed with accounting software to record, store, and analyze information.