U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
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47-4051 Highway Maintenance Workers
Maintain highways, municipal and rural roads, airport runways, and rights-of-way. Duties include patching broken or eroded pavement, repairing guard rails, highway markers, and snow fences. May also mow or clear brush from along road or plow snow from roadway. Excludes "Tree Trimmers and Pruners" (37-3013).
Illustrative examples: Road Sign Installer,
Broad Occupation: 47-4050 Highway Maintenance Workers
Minor Group: 47-4000 Other Construction and Related Workers
Major Group: 47-0000 Construction and Extraction Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010