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Friday 4.18.2014

National Application Center :: career details :: Hoist and Winch Operators

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Career Details :: Hoist and Winch Operators

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Operate or tend hoists or winches to lift and pull loads using power-operated cable equipment.


No previous work-related skill, knowledge, or experience is needed for these occupations. For example, a person can become a general office clerk even if he/she has never worked in an office before.


These occupations may require a high school diploma or GED certificate. Some may require a formal training course to obtain a license.


Employees in these occupations need anywhere from a few days to a few months of training. Usually, an experienced worker could show you how to do the job.


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