Occupations

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Find out how essential skills are used in different occupations. Choose an occupation and click on View Profile. Click View NOS to see the occupation's National Occupation Standard developed by the CSCSC.
  • Material Handler

    Material handlers handle, move, load and unload materials by hand or using a variety of material handling equipment. They are employed by transportation, storage and moving companies, and by a variety of manufacturing and processing companies and retail and wholesale warehousing operations

  • Materials Manager

    Managers who plan, organize, direct, manage, evaluate, and are responsible for the material management activities and budget of an organization, including the identification of opportunities for operational improvements. This includes supervising and coordinating the activities of supervisors of material handlers and material handlers.

  • Mobile Aerial Work Platform Operator

    Mobile aerial work platform operators drive, operate, and configure the mobile aerial work platform to best position personnel, associated tools and materials required to complete tasks at elevated work locations.