U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
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51-4191 Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
Set up, operate, or tend heating equipment, such as heat-treating furnaces, flame-hardening machines, induction machines, soaking pits, or vacuum equipment to temper, harden, anneal, or heat-treat metal or plastic objects.
Illustrative examples: Wire Temperer,
Induction Machine Setter,
Annealing Furnace Operator
Broad Occupation: 51-4190 Miscellaneous Metal Workers and Plastic Workers
Minor Group: 51-4000 Metal Workers and Plastic Workers
Major Group: 51-0000 Production Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010