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12 occupations have tasks related to the 1 task from your current occupation, Word Processors and Typists.

  • Check completed work for spelling, grammar, punctuation, and format.
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.
43-9061.00 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.
43-6012.00 Legal Secretaries
  • Prepare, proofread, or process legal documents, such as summonses, subpoenas, complaints, appeals, motions, or pretrial agreements.
43-2021.00 Telephone Operators
  • Perform clerical duties such as typing, proofreading, and sorting mail.
43-9031.00 Desktop Publishers
  • Check preliminary and final proofs for errors and make necessary corrections.
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.
43-4171.00 Receptionists and Information Clerks Bright Outlook
  • 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.
43-4021.00 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.
25-1032.00 Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary Bright Outlook
  • Review manuscripts for professional journals.
43-6014.00 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive Bright Outlook
  • Review work done by others to check for correct spelling and grammar, ensure that company format policies are followed, and recommend revisions.
25-1123.00 English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary
  • Review manuscripts for publication in professional journals.