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47-2073 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Operate one or several types of power construction equipment, such as motor graders, bulldozers, scrapers, compressors, pumps, derricks, shovels, tractors, or front-end loaders to excavate, move, and grade earth, erect structures, or pour concrete or other hard surface pavement. May repair and maintain equipment in addition to other duties. Exclude "Crane and Tower Operators" (53-7021) and equipment operators who work in extraction or other non-construction industries.

Construction Equipment Operators (broad occupation)

Construction Trades Workers (minor group)

Construction and Extraction Occupations (major group)

List of SOC Major Groups

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Last Modified Date: October 26, 2009