Load and unload chemicals and bulk solids, such as coal, sand, and grain into or from tank cars, trucks, or ships using material moving equipment. May perform a variety of other tasks relating to shipment of products. May gauge or sample shipping tanks and test them for leaks.
People in this career work in these sectors.
Private, for profit86.87%
State and local government3.71%
Private, not for profit2.74%
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