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Petroleum Pump System and Refinery Operators

On the Job


Petroleum Pump System and Refinery Operators run systems that refine petroleum. They may specialize in certain types of systems, gauging or testing oil in storage tanks, or regulating the flow of oil into pipelines.


Typical Work Tasks

People who work in this career often:

Typical Working Conditions


O*NET in-it

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