U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
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49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
Perform work involving the skills of two or more maintenance or craft occupations to keep machines, mechanical equipment, or the structure of an establishment in repair. Duties may involve pipe fitting; boiler making; insulating; welding; machining; carpentry; repairing electrical or mechanical equipment; installing, aligning, and balancing new equipment; and repairing buildings, floors, or stairs. Excludes "Maintenance Workers, Machinery" (49-9043).
Illustrative example: Building Maintenance Mechanic
Broad Occupation: 49-9070 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
Minor Group: 49-9000 Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations
Major Group: 49-0000 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010