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PERIPHERAL OPERATOR [1 record]

Record 1 2012-03-13

English

Subject field(s)
  • Occupation Names (General)
  • Computer Peripheral Equipment
DEF

[A person] who attends to peripheral devices and performs such tasks as replenishing supplies and loading and unloading punched cards and magnetic disc and tape volumes.

OBS

peripherals operator: in the National Occupational Classification (NOC), title listed in Group 2281 - Computer Network Technicians.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Désignations des emplois (Généralités)
  • Périphériques (Informatique)
OBS

opérateur de périphérique; opératrice de périphérique : dans la Classification nationale des professions (CNP), appellations d'emploi dans le Groupe 2281 - Techniciens/techniciennes de réseau informatique.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Nombramiento de cargos (Generalidades)
  • Equipo periférico (Computadoras)
OBS

En una sala de computadoras (ordenadores) con mucho trabajo, se asigna la consola (pupitre) de trabajo al operador de la computadora el cual raras veces la abandona. El resto del personal puede ayudar a montar y desmontar los paquetes de discos y cintas, rotulando las salidas y operando varios dispositivos de entrada/salida según sea necesario. A este personal se le llama a veces «operadores de equipos periféricos».

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