Operate or tend equipment to control chemical changes or reactions in the processing of industrial or consumer products. Equipment used includes devulcanizers, steam-jacketed kettles, and reactor vessels.
People in this career work in these sectors.
Private, for profit92.93%
State and local government1.89%
Private, not for profit1.18%
Workplace at a Glance
What you can expect to experience while on the job
Exposure to job hazards
Level of competition
Chemical Manufacturing (3251, 3252, 3253, and 3259 only)