9332-Drivers of animal-drawn vehicles and machinery

Job Title ( International classification ): 
Drivers of animal-drawn vehicles and machinery
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Job Description: 
Drivers of animal-drawn vehicles and machinery drive animal-drawn vehicles to transport passengers or goods, as well as animal-drawn machinery usually in connection with farming.

Main Tasks include -

  • (a) harnessing animals and hitching them to vehicles or machinery
  • (b) loading or unloading goods, or assisting passengers in getting on or off a vehicle
  • (c) driving animals in the desired direction with due regard to other traffic and traffic regulations
  • (d) collecting fares or charges
  • (e) driving animals to haul wagons in mines or quarries
  • (f) driving animals hitched to farm or other machinery
  • (g) driving working elephants
  • (h) maintaining vehicle or machinery, making minor repairs and installing replacement parts
  • (i) grooming and feeding animals.

Examples of the occupations classified here:
- Driver, animal-drawn vehicle
- Driver, animal train
- Mahout


Some related occupations classified elsewhere:
- Jockey - 3421

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