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Set up or operate a variety of drills to remove underground oil and gas, or remove core samples for testing during oil and gas exploration.
Chemical Plant & System Operators
Crushing, Grinding, & Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers
Rail Yard Engineers, Dinkey Operators, & Hostlers
Mining, Oil, & Gas
Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, or approaches to problems.
Controlling operations of equipment or systems.
Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.
The ability to quickly and repeatedly adjust the controls of a machine or a vehicle to exact positions.
The ability to tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong. It does not involve solving the problem, only recognizing that there is a problem.
The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.
Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications.
Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, human resources modeling, leadership technique, production methods, and coordination of people and resources.
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