U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
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51-8093 Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers
Operate or control petroleum refining or processing units. May specialize in controlling manifold and pumping systems, gauging or testing oil in storage tanks, or regulating the flow of oil into pipelines.
Illustrative examples: Oil Refiner,
Oil Pipeline Operator
Broad Occupation: 51-8090 Miscellaneous Plant and System 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