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MINE SURVEYOR

...take instrument readings of sun or stars and calculates longitude latitude to determine mine location. direct survey technicians & helpers [surveyor helper any industry 869.567-010] in use of electronic surveying equipment, light emitting systems, or other instruments to transfer surface s...

SHIP SURVEYOR

...examine underwater section of hull while ship is drydocked to ascertain conditions that indicate repairs are required. take readings on tailshaft tailshaft bearings. inspect condition of propellers, rudders, and sea valves. inspect above waterline section of ship, like hatchways, freeing ports, ...

MARINE CARGO SURVEYOR

...read vessel documents that set forth cargo loading and securing procedures, capacities and stability factors to ascertain cargo capabilities according to design cargo regulations. advise crew in techniques of stowing dangerous heavy cargo, like use of extra support beams deck bedding , shoring ...

SURVEYOR HELPER

...hold level or stadia rod at designated points to assist in determining elevations laying out stakes for mapmaking, construction, mining, land and other surveys. call out reading or writes station number reading in notebook. mark points of measurement with elevation, station number, or other identi...

SURVEYOR MINE

...take instrument readings of sun or stars and calculates longitude latitude to determine mine location. direct survey technicians & helpers [surveyor helper any industry 869.567-010] in use of electronic surveying equipment, light emitting systems, or other instruments to transfer surface s...

SURVEYOR

...direct or conduct surveys to establish legal boundaries for properties, based on legal deeds titles. record the results of surveys including the shape, contour, location, elevation, and dimensions of land or land features. calculate heights, depths, relative positions, property lines, and other cha...

MARINE SURVEYOR

...examine underwater section of hull while ship is drydocked to ascertain conditions that indicate repairs are required. take readings on tailshaft tailshaft bearings. inspect condition of propellers, rudders, and sea valves. inspect above waterline section of ship, like hatchways, freeing ports, ...

SURVEYOR ASSISTANT INSTRUMENTS

...obtain data pertaining to angles, elevations, points, and contours used for construction, map making, mining, or other purposes, using alidade, level, transit, plane table, theodolite, electronic distance measuring equipment, and other surveying instruments. compile notes, sketches, and records...

OIL WELL DIRECTIONAL SURVEYOR

...signal hoisting engineer any industry to lower instruments into well, observing oscillograph meters on control panel to verify operating condition of instruments. turn dials on control panel to adjust instrument for specified recording starts recording device when instruments reach bottom of ...

GEOPHYSICAL PROSPECTING SURVEYOR

...locate marks sites selected for conducting geophysical prospecting activities concerned with locating subsurface earth formations likely to contain petroleum deposits. make precise determinations of elevations records other characteristics of terrain. may obtain permits for prospecting from pro...

GEODETIC SURVEYOR

...plan or direct the work of geodetic surveying staff, providing technical consultation as needed. distribute compiled geodetic data to government agencies or the general public. read current literature, talk with colleagues, continue education, or participate in professional organizations or conferen...

INSTRUMENTS SURVEYOR ASSISTANT

...obtain data pertaining to angles, elevations, points, and contours used for construction, map making, mining, or other purposes, using alidade, level, transit, plane table, theodolite, electronic distance measuring equipment, and other surveying instruments. compile notes, sketches, and records...

SURVEYOR GEOPHYSICAL PROSPECTING

...locate marks sites selected for conducting geophysical prospecting activities concerned with locating subsurface earth formations likely to contain petroleum deposits. make precise determinations of elevations records other characteristics of terrain. may obtain permits for prospecting from pro...

SURVEYOR OIL WELL DIRECTIONAL

...signal hoisting engineer any industry to lower instruments into well, observing oscillograph meters on control panel to verify operating condition of instruments. turn dials on control panel to adjust instrument for specified recording starts recording device when instruments reach bottom of ...

SUPERVISOR SUGAR REFINERY

...supervise coordinates activities of workers engaged in converting liquid starch to liquid sugars. train workers in operation of equipment. read instrument dials in control room of automatic plant and thermometers, meters and gauges at stations in plant to verify specified processing procedures. exa...

STATION ENGINEER CHIEF

...direct station engineer, main line pipe lines to start or stop pumping equipment increase or decrease pumping rates, line pressures and rate of oil flow. direct gaugers petrol. gas, petrol. refin., pipe lines in sampling, gauging, and testing oil, and in controlling flow of oil. report on oil ...

RATE INSERTER

...calculate amount of premium to be charged for various types of insurance, using rate book, calculator, and adding machine. select premium rate based on information in case record folder relating to type and amount of policy based on standard risk factors, like use & age of automobile, location ...

SATELLITE PROJECT SITE MONITOR

...register students for satellite communication courses and sells & distributes textbooks other classroom materials. activate audiovisual receiver monitors classroom viewing of live or recorded courses transmitted by communication satellite. stimulate classroom discussion immediately after broad...

STRUCTURAL IRON ERECTOR

...sets up hoisting equipment for raising placing structural-steel members. fasten steel members to cable of hoist, using chain, cable, or rope. signal worker operating hoisting equipment to lift place steel member. guide member, using tab line rope or rides on member in order to guide it into posi...

SALES REPRESENTATIVE MOTOR VEHICLES AND SUPPLIES

...sell motor vehicles, like automobiles, motorcycles, tractors, and trucks, and parts and supplies, like batteries, tires, motors, chassis parts, tools, equipment, and lubricants, to dealers service stations. confer with dealer reviews sales records to define number of vehicles to order. advise cu...

SKIVER

...tend machines that cut scrap tires or split rubber sheets for reclaiming rubber. adjust guides to accommodate tire size cut to be made and installs blades, using handtools. lift tire or sheet onto powered rollers by hand or with hoist. start rollers that force tire or sheet against blade or endless...

RUBBISH COLLECTION SUPERVISOR

...supervise and coordinates activities of workers engaged in collecting garbage and other refuse transporting refuse to disposal plants or areas. assign routes trucks to workers. perform other duties as described under supervisor any industry master title..

SWING TENDER

...observe as cloth winds onto rolls or passes through swing-folding attachment into trucks notifies supervisor of obvious flaws. measure cloth with ruler & feels cloth discharging from drying cans or tenter frame to verify that cloth meets specifications for width dryness. move lever to lower blad...

RESEARCH WORKER KITCHEN

...taste food samples to define palatability customer appeal. estimate number of servings obtainable from standard & original recipes unit cost of preparation. convert recipes for use in quantity preparation. study reservation lists and previous records and forecasts customer traffic number of...

SALESPERSON GENERAL MERCHANDISE

...sell variety of commodities in sales establishment, performing duties as described under salesperson retail trade, wholesale tr. master title. may demonstrate use of merchandise. may examine defective article returned by customer for defining if refund or replacement should be made. may estimate q...

SOLDERER AND BRAZER

...heat soldering irons or workpieces to specified temperatures for soldering, using gas flames or electric current. examine seams for defects rework defective joints or broken parts. melt and separate brazed or soldered joints to remove straighten damaged or misaligned components, using hand torch...

SUPERVISOR KASHRUTH

...examine incoming purchases of meat and fowl for making sure that slaughtering selection of meat cuts have been performed according to dietary law. inspect equipment, utensils and food supplies to ascertain that separation of dairy & meat products is maintained and that kosher foods supplies ...

SUPERVISOR AUDIT CLERKS

...supervise and coordinates activities of workers engaged in examining bookkeeping accounting entries of other workers or computer-rejected items, computing to reconcile errors, and recording corrections. perform duties as described under supervisor clerical master title..

STRANDER OPERATOR

...place spools of wire of specified gauges into cradles, using electric hoist and locks spool in place, using metal pin. position takeup spool onto shaft adjusts travel of distributor to width of spool. thread wires through holes on inside edge of machine and through twisting head coils it around ...

SOUND RECORDING TECHNICIAN

...thread tape through recording device or places blank disk on turntable. move lever to regulate speed of turntable. place cutting stylus on record. examine grooves during cutting by stylus to define if grooves are level, using microscope. turn knobs on cutting arm to shift or adjust weight of stylus ...

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