U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
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39-3012 Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners
Post information enabling patrons to wager on various races and sporting events. Assist in the operation of games such as keno and bingo. May operate random number generating equipment and announce the numbers for patrons. Receive, verify, and record patrons' wagers. Scan and process winning tickets presented by patrons and payout winnings for those wagers.
Illustrative examples: Keno Runner,
Race Book Writer,
Broad Occupation: 39-3010 Gaming Services Workers
Minor Group: 39-3000 Entertainment Attendants and Related Workers
Major Group: 39-0000 Personal Care and Service Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010