ERIC Number: ED158141
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Energy-Producing Industries. Reprinted from the Occupational Outlook Handbook, 1978-79 Edition.
Bureau of Labor Statistics (DOL), Washington, DC.
Focusing on occupations in energy-producing industries, this document is one in a series of forty-one reprints from the Occupational Outlook Handbook providing current information and employment projections for individual occupations and industries through 1985. The specific occupations covered in this document include coal mining, occupations in the electric power industry, powerplant occupations, transmission and distribution occupations, customer service occupations, occupations in the nuclear energy field, occupations in petroleum and natural gas production and gas processing, and occupations in the petroleum refining industry. The following information is presented for each occupation or occupational area: a code number referenced to the Dictionary of Occupational Titles; a description of the nature of the work; places of employment; training, other qualifications, and advancement; employment outlook; earnings and working conditions; and sources of additional information. In addition to the forty-one reprints covering individual occupations or occupational areas (CE 017 757-797), a companion document (CE 017 756) presents employment projections for the total labor market and discusses the relationship between job prospects and education. (BM)
Descriptors: Electricity, Employment Opportunities, Employment Patterns, Employment Projections, Employment Qualifications, Energy, Fuels, Information Sources, Job Skills, Job Training, Occupational Information, Occupational Mobility, Petroleum Industry, Promotion (Occupational), Public Relations, Salaries, Service Occupations, Solar Radiation, Utilities, Wages, Work Environment
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 ($0.50 per reprint; $8.00 for set of 42)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bureau of Labor Statistics (DOL), Washington, DC.
Note: Photographs and other illustrations in this document will not reproduce well; For related documents see CE 017 756-797