|Operations Monitoring - Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.
|Operation and Control - Controlling operations of equipment or systems.
|Equipment Maintenance - Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
|Troubleshooting - Determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.
|Repairing - Repairing machines or systems using the needed tools.
|Judgment and Decision Making - Considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one.
|Critical Thinking - Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, or approaches to problems.
|Monitoring - Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action.
|Complex Problem Solving - Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
|Speaking - Talking to others to convey information effectively.
|Active Listening - Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
|Reading Comprehension - Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work-related documents.
|Time Management - Managing one's own time and the time of others.
|Writing - Communicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience.
|Social Perceptiveness - Being aware of others' reactions and understanding why they react as they do.
|Mechanical - Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.
|Mathematics - Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications.
|Administrative - Knowledge of administrative and office procedures and systems such as word processing, managing files and records, stenography and transcription, designing forms, and workplace terminology.
|Chemistry - Knowledge of the chemical composition, structure, and properties of substances and of the chemical processes and transformations that they undergo. This includes uses of chemicals and their interactions, danger signs, production techniques, and disposal methods.
|Production and Processing - Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods.
|English Language - Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar.
|Public Safety and Security - Knowledge of relevant equipment, policies, procedures, and strategies to promote effective local, state, or national security operations for the protection of people, data, property, and institutions.
|Computers and Electronics - Knowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming.
|Administration and Management - Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, human resources modeling, leadership technique, production methods, and coordination of people and resources.
|Design - Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models.
|Building and Construction - Knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in the construction or repair of houses, buildings, or other structures such as highways and roads.
|Law and Government - Knowledge of laws, legal codes, court procedures, precedents, government regulations, executive orders, agency rules, and the democratic political process.
|Personnel and Human Resources - Knowledge of principles and procedures for personnel recruitment, selection, training, compensation and benefits, labor relations and negotiation, and personnel information systems.
|Dependability - Job requires being reliable, responsible, and dependable, and fulfilling obligations.
|Attention to Detail - Job requires being careful about detail and thorough in completing work tasks.
|Integrity - Job requires being honest and ethical.
|Initiative - Job requires a willingness to take on responsibilities and challenges.
|Self-Control - Job requires maintaining composure, keeping emotions in check, controlling anger, and avoiding aggressive behavior, even in very difficult situations.
|Independence - Job requires developing one's own ways of doing things, guiding oneself with little or no supervision, and depending on oneself to get things done.
|Cooperation - Job requires being pleasant with others on the job and displaying a good-natured, cooperative attitude.
|Concern for Others - Job requires being sensitive to others' needs and feelings and being understanding and helpful on the job.
|Stress Tolerance - Job requires accepting criticism and dealing calmly and effectively with high-stress situations.
|Adaptability/Flexibility - Job requires being open to change (positive or negative) and to considerable variety in the workplace.
|Achievement/Effort - Job requires establishing and maintaining personally challenging achievement goals and exerting effort toward mastering tasks.
|Persistence - Job requires persistence in the face of obstacles.
|Analytical Thinking - Job requires analyzing information and using logic to address work-related issues and problems.
|Leadership - Job requires a willingness to lead, take charge, and offer opinions and direction.
|Innovation - Job requires creativity and alternative thinking to develop new ideas for and answers to work-related problems.
|Social Orientation - Job requires preferring to work with others rather than alone, and being personally connected with others on the job.