We surveyed 64 pump operators to better understand the work environment and required skills of a typical pump operator. Here are the results.

How much intelligence is required as a pump operator?



Working as a pump operator typically doesn’t require the use of high levels of intelligence in daily tasks.

Can I learn to become a pump operator?

Intrinsic Talent

Acquired Talent

A career as a pump operator typically depends predominantly on qualities you’re born with, with a small aspect of skills you can learn.

Is it easy to get a job as a pump operator?



It’s typically not very difficult to find a job as a pump operator. If you’re curious about the numbers, check out the job market for pump operators.