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Occupation information matching Computer Technician
43-9011.00   Computer Operators

O*NET SOC Title
Computer Operators
Lay Titles
Computer Technician
Computer Console Operator
Computer Operations Specialist
Computer Operator
Computer Peripheral Equipment Operator
Computer Programmer
Computer Specialist
Computer Support Specialist
Computer Systems Support Specialist
Computing Machine Operator
Debug Technician
Digital Computer Operator
Engineer Technician
Engineering Technician
Estimating Technician
Hardware Technician
Information System Technical Professional
Information Technology Technician
Information Technology Information Systems Technician
Information Technology Systems Technician
Micro Computer Data Processor
Network Operations Center Technician
Operations Service Technician
Operations and Maintenance Technician
Personal Computer Technician
Premastering Technician
Software Technician
Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition Technician
System Support Technician
Systems Technician
O*NET SOC Description
Monitor and control electronic computer and peripheral electronic data processing equipment to process business, scientific, engineering, and other data according to operating instructions. Monitor and respond to operating and error messages. May enter commands at a computer terminal and set controls on computer and peripheral devices.
O*NET SOC Tasks
Answer telephone calls to assist computer users encountering problems.
Enter commands, using computer terminal, and activate controls on computer and peripheral equipment to integrate and operate equipment.
Notify supervisor or computer maintenance technicians of equipment malfunctions.
Oversee the operation of computer hardware systems, including coordinating and scheduling the use of computer terminals and networks to ensure efficient use.
Record information such as computer operating time, problems that occurred, and actions taken.
Supervise and train peripheral equipment operators and computer operator trainees.
Detailed Work Activities
Develop computer or online applications.
Operate computers or computerized equipment.