Task Statements

Purpose:Provide a mapping of O*NET-SOC codes (occupations) to tasks associated with the occupation.
Table Name:task_statements
Structure and Description:
ColumnTypeColumn Content
onetsoc_codeCharacter(10)O*NET-SOC Code (see Occupation Data)
task_idDecimal(8,0)Identifies each task
taskCharacter Varying(1000)Task statement associated with an occupation
task_typeCharacter Varying(12)Core or Supplemental
incumbents_respondingDecimal(4,0)Number of incumbents providing task information

This file contains the tasks associated with each O*NET-SOC occupation.

The file is displayed in seven tab delimited fields with the columns named O*NET-SOC Code, Task ID, Task, Task Type, Incumbents Responding, Date, and Domain Source. The seven fields are represented by one row. There are a total of 19,566 rows of data in this file.

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File Structure Changes:
Release NumberDescription of Change
13.0Added as a new file
14.0 - 21.2No structure changes

Data Example - task_statements:
43-9051.0013268Wrap packages or bundles by hand, or by using tying machines.Core842016-07-01Incumbent
43-9051.0013261Verify that items are addressed correctly, marked with the proper postage, and in suitable condition for processing.Core852016-07-01Incumbent
43-9051.0013276Remove containers of sorted mail or parcels and transfer them to designated areas according to established procedures.Core862016-07-01Incumbent
43-9051.0013264Sort and route incoming mail, and collect outgoing mail, using carts as necessary.Core862016-07-01Incumbent
43-9051.0013260Affix postage to packages or letters by hand, or stamp materials, using postage meters.Core852016-07-01Incumbent
43-9051.0013266Determine manner in which mail is to be sent, and prepare it for delivery to mailing facilities.Core862016-07-01Incumbent
43-9051.0013282Accept and check containers of mail or parcels from large volume mailers, couriers, and contractors.Core852016-07-01Incumbent