Sample 1 - State of California

List of Occupations Employed in Waste Management and Remediation Service

The following occupations are employed in Waste Management and Remediation Service   NAICS Code  562000   (2).

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SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
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53-7081 Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors
9,600 12,000 2,400
47-4041 Hazardous Materials Removal Workers
3,700 4,400 700
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand
3,300 3,800 500
53-3032 Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer
2,600 3,000 400
11-1021 General and Operations Managers
1,500 1,600 100
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47-2061 Construction Laborers
1,400 1,700 300
47-4071 Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners
1,200 1,500 300
43-5111 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping
900 1,000 100
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives
800 1,000 200
49-3031 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists
800 1,000 200
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53-7051 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators
800 800 0
43-9061 Office Clerks, General
700 800 100
47-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers
600 700 100
47-2073 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators
600 700 100
49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
600 700 100
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43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
500 500 0
53-1031 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Trans and Material-Moving Vehicle Operators
500 600 100
43-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Office and Administrative Support Workers
500 500 0
41-3099 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other
500 600 100
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
400 400 0
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47-2152 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters
400 500 100
53-3033 Truck Drivers, Light or Delivery Services
400 500 100
53-7032 Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators
300 300 0
53-1021 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand
300 400 100
49-3042 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines
300 300 0
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49-9098 Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers
200 200 0
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
200 200 0
51-4121 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers
200 200 0
47-2031 Carpenters
200 300 100
51-9061 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers
200 300 100
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53-7063 Machine Feeders and Offbearers
200 200 0
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers
200 200 0
11-3031 Financial Managers
200 200 0
13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other
200 200 0
43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors
200 200 0
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43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators
200 300 100
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants
200 200 0
43-5032 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance
200 300 100
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors
200 200 0
17-2081 Environmental Engineers
100 100 0
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17-2111 Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors
100 100 0
17-3025 Environmental Engineering Technicians
100 100 0
19-2041 Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health
100 100 0
11-9021 Construction Managers
100 100 0
11-9199 Managers, All Other
100 100 0
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13-1051 Cost Estimators
100 200 100
13-1078 Human resources, labor relations, and training specialists, all other
100 100 0
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
100 100 0
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
100 100 0
11-3071 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
100 100 0
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11-2022 Sales Managers
100 100 0
11-1011 Chief Executives
100 100 0
51-8031 Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System Operators
100 100 0
51-9399 Production Workers, All other*
100 100 0
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks
100 200 100
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51-8021 Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators
100 100 0
47-2141 Painters, Construction and Maintenance
100 100 0
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers
100 100 0
41-4012 Sales Rep, Wholesale and Manuf, Except Technical and Scientific Products
0 100 100
13-1161 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
0 100 100

Data Notes:

(1)  Source:  These data come from the Industry and Occupation Employment Projections program of the Employment Development Department.  All employment figures have been rounded to the nearest 100.  See the Occupational Projections - Introduction and Methods and the Industry Projections - Introduction and Methods for more information.  Some occupation/industry combinations may not be included to protect employer confidentiality or because the base survey resulted in a large standard error.

Although these Staffing Patterns are not provided below the state level, the Employment Projections by Industry and Occupation are available by county or groups of counties.

(2)  The NAICS - North American Industry Classification System is the nationally recognized system to categorize industries. See the NAICS Division Structure at the U.S. Department of Labor Web site for a complete list of industries and their definitions.

(3)  "SOC Code" - Search for a particular Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) code or occupation title at the Bureau of Labor Statistics Web site.

(4) The Training Levels were developed by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. They are meant to show the education and training needed for someone to perform that occupation. It also reflects the preferred training requirements of most employers. For a complete list of the training levels go to BLS Training Level Definitions

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