Also called: Day Light Relief Operator, Outside Operator, Pipeline Operator, Pumper
In the Air Force: Fuels; Fuels Apprentice; Fuels Helper; Fuels Superintendent; In-Flight Refueling; In-Flight Refueling Craftsman; In-Flight Refueling Journeyman; In-Flight Refueling Superintendent; Water and Fuel Systems Maintenance Apprentice; Water and Fuel Systems Maintenance Helper; Water and Fuel Systems Maintenance Journeyman
In the Army: Petroleum Supply Specialist
In the Coast Guard: Fuels; In-Flight Refueling; Water and Fuel Systems Maintenance
In the Marine Corps: Aircraft Maintenance Support Equipment Hydraulic/Pneumatic/Structures Mechanic; Aviation Support Equipmentman; Cryogenics Equipment Operator; Fuels Craftsman; Fuels Superintendent; In-Flight Refueling Apprentice; In-Flight Refueling Helper; Machinists Mate, Non-Nuclear, Submarine Auxiliary; Machinists Mate, Nuclear Power; Water and Fuel Systems Maintenance Craftsman
In the Navy: Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Fuels); Aviation Boatswain's Mate, Fuels; Aviation Support Equipmentman; Engineering Bulk Fuel System (Shore) Technician; Gas Turbine System Technician (Mechanical); Machinist's Mate; Machinists Mate, Non-Nuclear, Submarine Auxiliary; Machinists Mate, Non-Nuclear, Submarine Weapons; Machinists Mate, Nuclear Power
- Monitor gauges and flowmeters and inspect equipment to ensure that tank levels, temperatures, chemical amounts, and pressures are at specified levels, reporting abnormalities as necessary.
- Record operating data such as products and quantities pumped, stocks used, gauging results, and operating times.
- Communicate with other workers, using signals, radios, or telephones, to start and stop flows of materials or substances.
Safety and Government
Engineering and Technology
Manufactured or Agricultural Goods
Arts and Humanities
Hand and Finger Use
People interested in this work like activities that include practical, hands-on problems and solutions.
They do well at jobs that need: