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49-3053.00    Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics

    O*NET-SOC Title yes    1 match
    Alternate Occupation Titles yes    11 matches
    O*NET-SOC Description yes    1 match
    Tasks yes    5 matches
    Detailed Work Activities yes    1 match


  • Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics

Alternate Occupation Titles

  • Engine Mechanic
  • Engine Repairer, Production
  • Engine Repairer, Service
  • Engine Service Repairer
  • Gas Engine Mechanic
  • Gas Engine Repairer
  • Model Engine Mechanic
  • Repairer, Engine, Production
  • Small Engine Mechanic
  • Small Engine Specialist
  • Small Engine Technician

O*NET-SOC Description

  • Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul small engines used to power lawn mowers, chain saws, recreational sporting equipment and related equipment.


  • Dismantle engines, using hand tools, and examine parts for defects.
  • Reassemble engines after repair or maintenance work is complete.
  • Remove engines from equipment, and position and bolt engines to repair stands.
  • Repair and maintain gasoline engines used to power equipment such as portable saws, lawn mowers, generators, and compressors.
  • Test and inspect engines to determine malfunctions, to locate missing and broken parts, and to verify repairs, using diagnostic instruments.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Repair defective engines or engine components.