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Primarily responsible for supporting oilfield operations. This is a diverse position with a variety of job duties.
Students in Roustabout Operator
are trained in the following subject areas:
This is a very diverse career pathway that can lead in many different directions. Some of the careers graduates have gone on to are:
Before entering the program, students must:
As a Job Corps student, you will have the opportunity to earn credentials in your training area that may lead to greater employment opportunities, higher wages, and promotions.
While on the job, you will be expected to display the following traits at all times:
Numbers to Know
National average earning potential for this career
Months needed to complete career training
Centers offering training in this program
Average salary: $39K per year Learn More
Length of training: 8-12 months months
Operates a wide variety of heavy equipment vehicles that perform the spreading and compaction of paving materials.
Average salary: $43K per year Learn More
People with careers in this vital industry work to ensure our freight and passenger railroads, airlines, barge lines and ground transportation systems are running as safely and efficiently as possible.
Average salary: $34K per year Learn More
Job Corps' Able Seaman program is offered through the Inland Boatmen's Union. Participants in this career pathway will work towards certification as an able seaman whose duties include standing watch on deck, working on equipment maintenance, and performing most of the labor required on a ship.
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