U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
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49-3042 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines
Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul mobile mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment, such as cranes, bulldozers, graders, and conveyors, used in construction, logging, and surface mining. Excludes "Rail Car Repairers" (49-3043) and "Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists" (49-3031).
Illustrative examples: Forklift Mechanic,
Construction Equipment Mechanic
Broad Occupation: 49-3040 Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service Technicians and Mechanics
Minor Group: 49-3000 Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
Major Group: 49-0000 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010