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 19,636 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 - 23.2No structure changes

Data Example - task_statements:
47-2021.004769Measure distance from reference points and mark guidelines to lay out work, using plumb bobs and levels.Core552018-08-01Incumbent
47-2021.004768Construct corners by fastening in plumb position a corner pole or building a corner pyramid of bricks, and filling in between the corners using a line from corner to corner to guide each course, or layer, of brick.Core552018-08-01Incumbent
47-2021.004775Apply and smooth mortar or other mixture over work surface.Core552018-08-01Incumbent
47-2021.004770Calculate angles and courses and determine vertical and horizontal alignment of courses.Core552018-08-01Incumbent
47-2021.004772Break or cut bricks, tiles, or blocks to size, using trowel edge, hammer, or power saw.Core552018-08-01Incumbent
47-2021.004774Interpret blueprints and drawings to determine specifications and to calculate the materials required.Core542018-08-01Incumbent
47-2021.004773Remove excess mortar with trowels and hand tools, and finish mortar joints with jointing tools, for a sealed, uniform appearance.Core552018-08-01Incumbent