U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
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51-8021 Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators
Operate or maintain stationary engines, boilers, or other mechanical equipment to provide utilities for buildings or industrial processes. Operate equipment, such as steam engines, generators, motors, turbines, and steam boilers.
Illustrative examples: Boiler Room Operator,
Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) Mechanic Boiler Operator
Broad Occupation: 51-8020 Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators
Minor Group: 51-8000 Plant and System Operators
Major Group: 51-0000 Production Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010