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More than 20 occupations have tasks related to the 1 task from your current occupation, Sailors and Marine Oilers.

  • Operate, maintain, or repair ship equipment, such as winches, cranes, derricks, or weapons system.
53-7041.00 Hoist and Winch Operators
  • Move levers, pedals, and throttles to stop, start, and regulate speeds of hoist or winch drums in response to hand, bell, buzzer, telephone, loud-speaker, or whistle signals, or by observing dial indicators or cable marks.
  • Start engines of hoists or winches and use levers and pedals to wind or unwind cable on drums.
  • Operate compressed air, diesel, electric, gasoline, or steam-driven hoists or winches to control movement of cableways, cages, derricks, draglines, loaders, railcars, or skips.
  • Apply hand or foot brakes and move levers to lock hoists or winches.
  • Oil winch drums so that cables will wind smoothly.
  • Repair, maintain, and adjust equipment, using hand tools.
  • Tend auxiliary equipment, such as jacks, slings, cables, or stop blocks, to facilitate moving items or materials for further processing.
53-7062.00 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook     Green Occupation Green
  • Attach slings, hooks, or other devices to lift cargo and guide loads.
  • Adjust controls to guide, position, or move equipment, such as cranes, booms, or cameras.
  • Guide loads being lifted to prevent swinging.
  • Adjust or replace equipment parts, such as rollers, belts, plugs, or caps, using hand tools.
53-7021.00 Crane and Tower Operators
  • Move levers, depress foot pedals, or turn dials to operate cranes, cherry pickers, electromagnets, or other moving equipment for lifting, moving, or placing loads.
  • Inspect and adjust crane mechanisms or lifting accessories to prevent malfunctions or damage.
  • Clean, lubricate, and maintain mechanisms such as cables, pulleys, or grappling devices, making repairs as necessary.
53-7033.00 Loading Machine Operators, Underground Mining
  • Oil, lubricate, and adjust conveyors, crushers, and other equipment, using hand tools and lubricating equipment.
  • Replace hydraulic hoses, headlight bulbs, and gathering-arm teeth.
  • Start conveyor booms and gathering-arm motors, and operate winches to position cars under boom conveyors for loading.
53-5022.00 Motorboat Operators
  • Service motors by performing tasks such as changing oil and lubricating parts.
  • Maintain equipment such as range markers, fire extinguishers, boat fenders, lines, pumps, and fittings.
  • Clean boats and repair hulls and superstructures, using hand tools, paint, and brushes.
53-5031.00 Ship Engineers
  • Maintain or repair engines, electric motors, pumps, winches, or other mechanical or electrical equipment, or assist other crew members with maintenance or repair duties.
  • Perform general marine vessel maintenance or repair work, such as repairing leaks, finishing interiors, refueling, or maintaining decks.
  • Maintain electrical power, heating, ventilation, refrigeration, water, or sewerage systems.
49-9096.00 Riggers
  • Control movement of heavy equipment through narrow openings or confined spaces, using chainfalls, gin poles, gallows frames, and other equipment.
  • Manipulate rigging lines, hoists, and pulling gear to move or support materials such as heavy equipment, ships, or theatrical sets.
47-5011.00 Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas Bright Outlook
  • Clamp holding fixtures on ends of hoisting cables.
  • String cables through pulleys and blocks.
49-9092.00 Commercial Divers Bright Outlook
  • Recover objects by placing rigging around sunken objects, hooking rigging to crane lines, and operating winches, derricks, or cranes to raise objects.
  • Salvage wrecked ships or their cargo, using pneumatic power velocity and hydraulic tools and explosive charges, when necessary.
49-2021.00 Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers
  • Lift equipment into position, using cranes and rigging tools or equipment, such as gin poles.
  • Assemble or erect communications towers, using construction or rigging equipment.
47-5013.00 Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining Bright Outlook Green Occupation
  • Operate controls that raise derricks or level rigs.
  • Thread cables through derrick pulleys, using hand tools.
47-2221.00 Structural Iron and Steel Workers Bright Outlook Green Occupation
  • Fasten structural steel members to hoist cables, using chains, cables, or rope.
  • Hoist steel beams, girders, or columns into place, using cranes or signaling hoisting equipment operators to lift and position structural steel members.
53-7121.00 Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders
  • Operate ship loading and unloading equipment, conveyors, hoists, and other specialized material handling equipment such as railroad tank car unloading equipment.
  • Test vessels for leaks, damage, and defects, and repair or replace defective parts as necessary.
47-4041.00 Hazardous Materials Removal Workers Bright Outlook Green Occupation
  • Load or unload materials into containers or onto trucks, using hoists or forklifts.
  • Operate cranes to move or load baskets, casks, or canisters.
53-7011.00 Conveyor Operators and Tenders
  • Repair or replace equipment components or parts such as blades, rolls, and pumps.
  • Clean, sterilize, and maintain equipment, machinery, and work stations, using hand tools, shovels, brooms, chemicals, hoses, and lubricants.
47-5012.00 Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas Bright Outlook
  • Push levers and brake pedals to control gasoline, diesel, electric, or steam draw works that lower and raise drill pipes and casings in and out of wells.
  • Locate and recover lost or broken bits, casings, and drill pipes from wells, using special tools.
47-2121.00 Glaziers Bright Outlook
  • Load and arrange glass or mirrors onto delivery trucks, using suction cups or cranes to lift glass.
  • Operate cranes or hoists with suction cups to lift large, heavy pieces of glass.
51-9032.00 Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
  • Operate cranes, or signal crane operators to position or remove stone from cars or saw beds.
  • Turn cranks or press buttons to activate winches that move cars under sawing cables or saw frames.
49-2092.00 Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related Repairers
  • Lift units or parts such as motors or generators, using cranes or chain hoists, or signal crane operators to lift heavy parts or subassemblies.
  • Position and level battery cells, anodes, or cathodes, using hoists or leveling jacks, or signal other workers to perform positioning and leveling.
53-6031.00 Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants
  • Grease and lubricate vehicles or specified units, such as springs, universal joints, or steering knuckles, using grease guns or spray lubricants.