Power Plant Operators
Control, operate, or maintain machinery to generate electric power. Includes auxiliary equipment operators.
- Overall employment is projected to experience little or no change over the next decade, but job prospects are expected to be excellent for qualified applicants as many workers retire.
- Several years of classroom and on-the-job training are required to become fully qualified.
- Familiarity with computers and a basic understanding of science and math are helpful for those entering the field.
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