U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
The information on this page relates to the 2010 SOC, please see the 2000 SOC System for information on the previous version of the SOC.
53-7071 Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators
Operate steam, gas, electric motor, or internal combustion engine driven compressors. Transmit, compress, or recover gases, such as butane, nitrogen, hydrogen, and natural gas.
Illustrative examples: Liquid Natural Gas Plant Operator,
Gas Cylinder Processor,
Butane Compressor Operator
Broad Occupation: 53-7070 Pumping Station 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