Perform high risk work


Perform high risk tasks and work that requires close adherence to specific rules and procedures to ensure safe operations.

Alternative labels

undertake dangerous work
perform dangerous work
do dangerous work
undertake hazardous work
undertake high risk work
execute high risk work
perform hazardous work
carry out high risk work
execute dangerous work tasks
do high risk work
carry out dangerous work

Skill type


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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Perform high risk work is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Container crane operator: Container crane operators operate electrically powered cranes equipped with cantilevers on which hoisting gear is supported to load or unload container cargo. They move towers in position alongside vessel and lower cantilevers over the deck or hold of a vessel. They lift and move container along the cantilever and position the container on the dock, on the vessel deck or in the hold.

Optional skill

Perform high risk work is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Production plant crane operator: Production plant crane operators operate the basic technologic cranes during the production process at the given unit by lifting and moving loads (bales, containers, buckets and other facilities) with raw and other materials.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022