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1) Machinist studies blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample part to define dimensions tolerances of finished workpiece, sequence of operations and setup requirements. measures, marks and scribes dimensions reference points on material or workpiece as guides for subsequent machining [lay-out worker machine shop 600.281-018]...[..]

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2) Machinist removes and inspects locomotive or car units, like wheels, truck & brake assemblies, side posts, air cylinders, reservoirs and valves, side and roof sections and coupler assemblies, using pneumatic hoist jack, pinch bar, handtools and cutting torch. disassembles roller bearings, using jacks, blocks and frames...[..]

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3) Machinist helper outside assists machinist, outside ship-boat mfg. in installing ship machinery, like motors, pumps, ventilating equipment steering gear. drills holes in foundations in specified places for anchoring machinery, using portable, powered drills. assists in moving leveling machinery, using portable jacks, as directed...[..]

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4) Maintenance machinist observes and listens to operating machines or equipment to diagnose machine malfunction determine need for adjustment or repair. studies blueprints, sketches, machine parts or specifications for defining type dimensions of metal stock required. measures, marks, and scribes dimensions and reference points on metal stock surfaces, using such measuring marking devices as calibrated ruler, micrometer, caliper, and scriber [lay-out worker machine shop 600.281-018]...[..]

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5) Machinist general studies blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample part to define dimensions tolerances of finished workpiece, sequence of operations and setup requirements. measures, marks and scribes dimensions reference points on material or workpiece as guides for subsequent machining [lay-out worker machine shop 600.281-018]...[..]

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6) Machinist outside installs ship machinery, like propelling machinery, auxiliary motors, pumps, ventilating equipment, and steering gear, working from blueprints using handtools, calipers, and micrometers. lays out passage holes on bulkheads, decks and other surfaces for connections, like shafting steam lines. installs below-deck auxiliaries, like evaporators, stills, heaters, pumps, condensers and boilers connects them to steampipe systems...[..]

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7) Experimental machinist consults with engineer and other personnel regarding product information, like design, capacity purpose and types of material to be used to fabricate product. analyzes written specifications, drawings, rough sketches and verbal instructions to plan layout determine sequence of operations. selects metal stock lays out design according to dimensions computed from scale drawings [lay-out worker any industry i 809.281-010]...[..]

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8) Machinist general maintenance observes and listens to operating machines or equipment to diagnose machine malfunction determine need for adjustment or repair. studies blueprints, sketches, machine parts or specifications for defining type dimensions of metal stock required. measures, marks, and scribes dimensions and reference points on metal stock surfaces, using such measuring marking devices as calibrated ruler, micrometer, caliper, and scriber [lay-out worker machine shop 600.281-018]...[..]

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9) Motion picture equipment machinist reads job order blueprints to plan work procedures. disassembles defective equipment, using handtools. constructs replacement parts except camera lenses other optical parts used to repair or remodel equipment, using machines, like bench lathes, milling machines, gear cutters, grinders, and drill presses...[..]

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10) Machinist motion picture equipment reads job order blueprints to plan work procedures. disassembles defective equipment, using handtools. constructs replacement parts except camera lenses other optical parts used to repair or remodel equipment, using machines, like bench lathes, milling machines, gear cutters, grinders, and drill presses...[..]

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11) Machinist bench analyzes assembly blueprint specifications manual and plans machine building operations. verifies conformance of parts to stock list blueprints, using measuring instruments, like calipers, gauges and micrometers. lays out hole locations and drills taps holes on parts for assembly. aligns components for assembly, manually or with hoist, and bolts, screws, dowels, welds, or rivets parts together, using handtools, rivet gun, and welding equipment, or arranges for assembly by welder electrician...[..]

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12) Marine machinist installs ship machinery, like propelling machinery, auxiliary motors, pumps, ventilating equipment, and steering gear, working from blueprints using handtools, calipers, and micrometers. lays out passage holes on bulkheads, decks and other surfaces for connections, like shafting steam lines. installs below-deck auxiliaries, like evaporators, stills, heaters, pumps, condensers and boilers connects them to steampipe systems...[..]

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13) Machinist wood selects, installs and adjusts saw blades, cutterheads, boring bits and sanding belts in respective machines, using handtools rule. starts machine makes trial cut. operates machines to saw [cut-off-saw operator woodworking i 667.682-022, ripsaw operator woodworking 667.682-066, variety-saw operator woodworking 667.682-086], to smooth and shape lumber and wood parts [planer operator woodworking 665.682-022, shaper operator woodworking 665.682-034], to cut tenons and mortises in woodstock [tenoner operator woodworking 669.382-018, mortising-machine operator woodworking 665.482-014], to bore holes [boring-machine operator woodworking 666.382-010], to cut slots, grooves, and designs in woodstock [router operator woodworking 665.682-030], to sand lumber, woodstock, and parts [molding sander woodworking 662.682-010, cylinder-sander operator woodworking 662.685-014, sander, machine woodworking 761.682-014]...[..]

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14) Cnc machinist sets up and maintain project documentation like scope of supply, engineering design & document releases, registers, cost control sheet project schedule. reports sales order work orders to the aftermarket manager or aftermarket project manager. generates assist in customer reports on a regular basis as required by the customer and/or the project manager...[..]

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15) Marine engine machinist positions engine over mounting holes, using chain hoist. bolts engine to mount straps fuel tank to cradle, using handtools. connects fuel, oil, and waterlines to engine. installs engine controls, propeller shaft, and propeller. attaches test instruments, like tachometer voltmeter to engine. starts engine records operating data, like revolutions per minute, and voltage output...[..]

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16) Automotive machinist operates lathe to machine water-pump castings, piston heads, valves and other automotive parts. clamps piston in carriage of piston-grinding-and-turning machine to grind piston heads to fit cylinders. adjusts grinding wheel to make cut of specified depth. clamps valves in position on grinding wheel to grind seating surfaces of valves, moving levers to achieve required depth of cut...[..]

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17) Plant machinist repairs and maintains in operating condition mechanical elements of generators, waterwheels, water-inlet floodgate controls, valves, and piping in hydroelectric generating station. sets up and operates machine tools to repair or reproduce machine parts fittings, working from blueprints or defective part....[..]

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18) Machinist marine engine positions engine over mounting holes, using chain hoist. bolts engine to mount straps fuel tank to cradle, using handtools. connects fuel, oil, and waterlines to engine. installs engine controls, propeller shaft, and propeller. attaches test instruments, like tachometer voltmeter to engine. starts engine records operating data, like revolutions per minute, and voltage output...[..]

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19) Wood machinist selects, installs and adjusts saw blades, cutterheads, boring bits and sanding belts in respective machines, using handtools rule. starts machine makes trial cut. operates machines to saw [cut-off-saw operator woodworking i 667.682-022, ripsaw operator woodworking 667.682-066, variety-saw operator woodworking 667.682-086], to smooth and shape lumber and wood parts [planer operator woodworking 665.682-022, shaper operator woodworking 665.682-034], to cut tenons and mortises in woodstock [tenoner operator woodworking 669.382-018, mortising-machine operator woodworking 665.482-014], to bore holes [boring-machine operator woodworking 666.382-010], to cut slots, grooves, and designs in woodstock [router operator woodworking 665.682-030], to sand lumber, woodstock, and parts [molding sander woodworking 662.682-010, cylinder-sander operator woodworking 662.685-014, sander, machine woodworking 761.682-014]...[..]

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20) Machinist experimental consults with engineer and other personnel regarding product information, like design, capacity purpose and types of material to be used to fabricate product. analyzes written specifications, drawings, rough sketches and verbal instructions to plan layout determine sequence of operations. selects metal stock lays out design according to dimensions computed from scale drawings [lay-out worker any industry i 809.281-010]...[..]

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21) Machinist job setter reads blueprint or job order for product specifications, like dimensions tolerances and tooling instructions, like feed rate, cutting speed, depth of cut, fixtures and cutting tools to be used. installs & adjusts holding device and fastens specified cutting shaping tools in position to enable operator to produce finished workpiece to specifications, using handtools, like wrenches, screwdrivers and pliers...[..]

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22) Machinist linotype inspects machines and operates keyboard to detect potential malfunctions, listening to machine operation for evidence of excessive wear need for adjustment. confers with operators of faulty machines for defining nature of malfunction dismantles suspected components, using handtools. repairs, straightens, files, or machines worn or defective parts, using handtools machines, like drill press, lathe, and grinder...[..]

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23) Linotype machinist inspects machines and operates keyboard to detect potential malfunctions, listening to machine operation for evidence of excessive wear need for adjustment. confers with operators of faulty machines for defining nature of malfunction dismantles suspected components, using handtools. repairs, straightens, files, or machines worn or defective parts, using handtools machines, like drill press, lathe, and grinder...[..]

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24) Composing room machinist maintains in efficient operating condition mechanical, electromechanical, optical, and electronic equipment in newspaper composing room, like line-and-character-type-casting machines, photographic typesetters, copy cameras reproduction units, teletypesetter-keyboard converter, proof presses, type-cutting saws, and conveyors...[..]

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25) Machinist automotive operates lathe to machine water-pump castings, piston heads, valves and other automotive parts. clamps piston in carriage of piston-grinding-and-turning machine to grind piston heads to fit cylinders. adjusts grinding wheel to make cut of specified depth. clamps valves in position on grinding wheel to grind seating surfaces of valves, moving levers to achieve required depth of cut...[..]

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26) Machinist installation installs ship machinery, like propelling machinery, auxiliary motors, pumps, ventilating equipment, and steering gear, working from blueprints using handtools, calipers, and micrometers. lays out passage holes on bulkheads, decks and other surfaces for connections, like shafting steam lines. installs below-deck auxiliaries, like evaporators, stills, heaters, pumps, condensers and boilers connects them to steampipe systems...[..]

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27) Machinist helper marine assists machinist, outside ship-boat mfg. in installing ship machinery, like motors, pumps, ventilating equipment steering gear. drills holes in foundations in specified places for anchoring machinery, using portable, powered drills. assists in moving leveling machinery, using portable jacks, as directed...[..]

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28) Outside machinist helper assists machinist, outside ship-boat mfg. in installing ship machinery, like motors, pumps, ventilating equipment steering gear. drills holes in foundations in specified places for anchoring machinery, using portable, powered drills. assists in moving leveling machinery, using portable jacks, as directed...[..]

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29) Machinist brake clamps hub and drum on lathe spindle adjusts cutting tool to machine drum surface. starts spindle feeds tool into drum by hand, or adjusts automatic feed mechanism. measures drum to verify specified dimensions, using calipers, drum gauge, or micrometer. clamps brakeshoe on grinder grinds lining to specified arc as determined by new diameter of drum...[..]

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30) Machinist first class studies blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample part to define dimensions tolerances of finished workpiece, sequence of operations and setup requirements. measures, marks and scribes dimensions reference points on material or workpiece as guides for subsequent machining [lay-out worker machine shop 600.281-018]...[..]

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31) Outside machinist installs ship machinery, like propelling machinery, auxiliary motors, pumps, ventilating equipment, and steering gear, working from blueprints using handtools, calipers, and micrometers. lays out passage holes on bulkheads, decks and other surfaces for connections, like shafting steam lines. installs below-deck auxiliaries, like evaporators, stills, heaters, pumps, condensers and boilers connects them to steampipe systems...[..]

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32) Prototype machinist consults with engineer and other personnel regarding product information, like design, capacity purpose and types of material to be used to fabricate product. analyzes written specifications, drawings, rough sketches and verbal instructions to plan layout determine sequence of operations. selects metal stock lays out design according to dimensions computed from scale drawings [lay-out worker any industry i 809.281-010]...[..]

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33) Milling supervisor supervises coordinates activities of workers engaged in operating machines to grind, crush, mix, and blend materials to make batches of clay for pressing into clay products. performs duties as described under supervisor any industry master title....[..]


34) Tester regulator clamps regulator unit into vise on stage above water tank attaches compressed airhose to intake ports of regulator. varies pressure of air flowing into regulator, using manual control and turns regulator handles for defining that valves pistons are functioning properly. lowers regulator into tank of water, using power-driven foot pedal...[..]


35) Manager leasing studies leases bought, prices paid and other negotiations of competing companies in specified areas and determines expenditure necessary to obtain leases other contracts in those areas. determines specifies date of termination of lease rentals. negotiates with brokers or other individuals to sell interests in leases owned...[..]


36) Travel counselor automobile club confers with member in person or by telephone to answer questions explain services. marks suitable roads & possible detours on road map, showing route from point of origin to destination return. indicates points of interest, restaurants, hotels or other housing accommodations, and emergency repair services available along route...[..]


37) Miller observes conveyor system to make sure continuous flow of material. stops conveyor removes clogged material, using bar. opens chute over conveyor to add materials, like iron, silica, or gypsum, according to specifications. observes operation of auxiliary equipment, like cement pumps, air or screen separators, air slides, cement coolers, and dust collectors...[..]


38) Tankage supervisor supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in erecting maintaining metal tanks used to store liquid materials, like crude oil, gasoline, and heating oil. installs maintains tank components, like automatic gauges, valves and vents. may supervise workers engaged in cleaning painting tanks...[..]


39) Tipper tends machine that fastens metal caps erasers to ends of wooden pencils or rounds pencil ends. places pencils, ferrules metal ring or caps and erasers in separate hoppers and starts machine that installs fastens ferrule to pencil, inserts eraser in ferrule and imprints specified data on pencil...[..]


40) Machine supervisor supervises workers engaged in layout machine operating to fabricate structural, wire, or sheet metal products, applying knowledge of layout, product design, machine functions, capacities, and output potential. requisitions material required to meet production goals. examines items produced for defining if items meet specifications...[..]


41) Tape armorer tends battery of automatic winding machines that wind protective shield of yarn, wire or metal strip into flexible conduit or over insulated wire, like submarine underground cable. starts winding machine and feeds insulated wire into machine threads protective wire or strip through guides of automatic winding machine...[..]


42) Medical asst prepares administer medications as instructed by a physician/nurse practitioner. purchases maintain supplies equipment. performs medical charting, recordkeeping, typing, insurance filing other clerical needs. collects and prepare lab specimens, may sometimes perform laboratory tests dispose of contaminated supplies...[..]


43) Metallurgical technician examines and tests metal samples to define their physical properties, under direction of metallographer profess. kin. . conducts routine microscopic examinations of metals alloys to determine their crystal structure, porosity, homogeneity and other characteristics. polishes or etches metal specimens photographs samples, using photomicroscope, or directs photography technical personnel to take, develop and mount photomicrographs...[..]


44) Metallurgical and quality control testing supervisor reviews production schedules to ascertain work load and prepares schedules priorities for work. assigns personnel to specific work assignments & reviews test reports for defining if physical characteristics of sample specimens meet metallurgical specifications quality control standards. investigates causes of defective material advises supervisory personnel of production department responsible of processing defects...[..]


45) Mill operator rolls verifies gauge and size of raw material against specifications, using tape measure gauge. positions & secures stock-coil on pay-out mandrel adjusts cone-brake, using handtools. spaces and adjusts mill rolls fits shims on shafts according to specifications, using gauges, rules, and handtools...[..]


46) Tree trimmer and pruner climbs trees, using climbing hooks belts, or climb ladders to gain access to work areas. cleans, sharpen, and lubricate tools equipment. cuts away dead excess branches from trees, or clear branches around power lines, using climbing equipment or buckets of extended truck booms, or chainsaws, hooks, handsaws, shears, and clippers...[..]


47) Trim stencil maker lays out traces patterns on paper to make stencils used for cutting cloth upholstery. arranges master patterns on paper in such manner as to minimize waste when cloth is cut. traces patterns on paper, using pencil. perforates paper, using hand punch or by guiding automatic punch around traced lines so that pattern will be transferred to material when chalk powder is dusted over stencil....[..]


48) Mica splitter measures thickness of mica sheets, using dial or caliper-type micrometer, to define amount of mica to remove. locates cleavage plane in mica inserts point of knife between layers. peels layers of mica from sheets to reduce thickness of sheets. gauges mica sheets with micrometer to define amount of mica to remove to verify thickness of split sheets...[..]


49) Milliner cuts pattern from material to desired size shape, using original design or adapting or copying existing model. lays pattern on material cuts material, following pattern. molds, drapes, and blocks material, using hat forms steam iron. sews lining and other sections of hat together and trims with materials, like ribbon, veil, feathers, and flowers, using needle thread or sewing machine...[..]


50) Training and development manager evaluates instructor performance the effectiveness of training programs, providing recommendations for improvement. develops testing evaluation procedures. conducts or arrange for ongoing technical training personal development classes for staff members. confers with management conduct surveys to identify training needs based on projected production processes, changes, and other factors...[..]



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