U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
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53-7041 Hoist and Winch Operators
Operate or tend hoists or winches to lift and pull loads using power-operated cable equipment. Excludes "Crane and Tower Operators" (53-7021).
Illustrative example: Winch Derrick Operator
Broad Occupation: 53-7040 Hoist and Winch Operators
Minor Group: 53-7000 Material Moving Workers
Major Group: 53-0000 Transportation and Material Moving Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010