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More than 20 occupations have tasks related to the 1 task from your current occupation, Ship and Boat Captains.

  • Direct or coordinate crew members or workers performing activities such as loading or unloading cargo, steering vessels, operating engines, or operating, maintaining, or repairing ship equipment.
53-4031.00 Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters   Green Occupation Green
  • Direct and instruct workers engaged in yard activities, such as switching tracks, coupling and uncoupling cars, and routing inbound and outbound traffic.
  • Direct engineers to move cars to fit planned train configurations, combining or separating cars to make up or break up trains.
  • Supervise workers in the inspection and maintenance of mechanical equipment to ensure efficient and safe train operation.
  • Supervise and coordinate crew activities to transport freight and passengers and to provide boarding, porter, maid, and meal services to passengers.
  • Instruct workers to regulate air conditioning, lighting, and heating in passenger cars to ensure passengers' comfort.
53-1021.01 Recycling Coordinators Green Occupation
  • Oversee recycling pick-up or drop-off programs to ensure compliance with community ordinances.
  • Supervise recycling technicians, community service workers, or other recycling operations employees or volunteers.
  • Assign truck drivers or recycling technicians to routes.
  • Coordinate shipments of recycling materials with shipping brokers or processing companies.
53-5021.02 Mates- Ship, Boat, and Barge
  • Assume command of vessels in the event that ships' masters become incapacitated.
  • Supervise crew members in the repair or replacement of defective gear or equipment.
  • Supervise crews in cleaning or maintaining decks, superstructures, or bridges.
53-5022.00 Motorboat Operators
  • Oversee operation of vessels used for carrying passengers, motor vehicles, or goods across rivers, harbors, lakes, and coastal waters.
  • Organize and direct the activities of crew members.
  • Issue directions for loading, unloading, and seating in boats.
53-5021.03 Pilots, Ship
  • Prevent ships under navigational control from engaging in unsafe operations.
  • Serve as a vessel's docking master upon arrival at a port or at a berth.
  • Give directions to crew members steering ships.
53-7032.00 Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Direct workers engaged in placing blocks or outriggers to prevent capsizing of machines when lifting heavy loads.
  • Direct ground workers engaged in activities such as moving stakes or markers, or changing positions of towers.
53-1031.00 First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators
  • Enforce safety rules and regulations.
  • Direct workers in transportation or related services, such as pumping, moving, storing, or loading or unloading of materials or people.
53-7031.00 Dredge Operators
  • Direct or assist workers placing shore anchors and cables, laying additional pipes from dredges to shore, and pumping water from pontoons.
53-1011.00 Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors
  • Direct ground crews in the loading, unloading, securing, or staging of aircraft cargo or baggage.
53-7021.00 Crane and Tower Operators
  • Direct helpers engaged in placing blocking or outrigging under cranes.
45-4023.00 Log Graders and Scalers
  • Arrange for hauling of logs to appropriate mill sites.
53-7111.00 Mine Shuttle Car Operators
  • Direct other workers to move stakes, place blocks, position anchors or cables, or move materials.
53-7071.00 Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators
  • Respond to problems by adjusting control room equipment or instructing other personnel to adjust equipment at problem locations or in other control areas.
53-7073.00 Wellhead Pumpers
  • Supervise oil pumpers and other workers engaged in producing oil from wells.
53-5031.00 Ship Engineers
  • Supervise marine engine technicians engaged in the maintenance or repair of mechanical or electrical marine vessels, and inspect their work to ensure that it is performed properly.
53-7121.00 Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders
  • Remove and replace tank car dome caps, or direct other workers in their removal and replacement.
53-1021.00 First-Line Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand
  • Transmit and explain work orders to laborers.
53-6051.08 Freight and Cargo Inspectors
  • Direct crews to reload freight or to insert additional bracing or packing as necessary.
53-2011.00 Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers
  • Load smaller aircraft, handling passenger luggage and supervising refueling.
53-2012.00 Commercial Pilots Bright Outlook
  • Supervise other crew members.