Coal Gasification Technician Career

*A job as a Coal Gasification Technician falls under the broader career category of Power Plant Operators. The information on this page will generally apply to all careers in this category. We are still seeking more specific information about this career from experts in this field. If you can provide us with more information, .

Job Description for Power Plant Operators : Control, operate, or maintain machinery to generate electric power. Includes auxiliary equipment operators.

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Power Plant Operator Career

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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics May 2013 wage data and 2012-2022 employment projections. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2012-2022). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.