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Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders

in Massachusetts

Load and unload chemicals and bulk solids, such as coal, sand, and grain into or from tank cars, trucks, or ships using material moving equipment. May perform a variety of other tasks relating to shipment of products. May gauge or sample shipping tanks and test them for leaks.

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
537121  Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders 168 179 11 6.55 % No formal educational credential 

Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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