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49-9043.00 - Maintenance Workers, Machinery Bright Outlook

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Inspect or test damaged machine parts, and mark defective areas or advise supervisors of repair needs.

49-2092.00 Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related Repairers
  • Inspect and test equipment to locate damage or worn parts and diagnose malfunctions, or read work orders or schematic drawings to determine required repairs.
  • Lift units or parts such as motors or generators, using cranes or chain hoists, or signal crane operators to lift heavy parts or subassemblies.
  • Test equipment for overheating, using speed gauges and thermometers.
  • Position and level battery cells, anodes, or cathodes, using hoists or leveling jacks, or signal other workers to perform positioning and leveling.
49-9097.00 Signal and Track Switch Repairers
  • Test and repair track circuits.
  • Install, inspect, maintain, and repair various railroad service equipment on the road or in the shop, including railroad signal systems.
  • Inspect switch-controlling mechanisms on trolley wires and in track beds, using hand tools and test equipment.
  • Test air lines and air cylinders on pneumatically operated gates.
49-9063.00 Musical Instrument Repairers and Tuners
  • Play instruments to evaluate their sound quality and to locate any defects.
  • Inspect instruments to locate defects, and to determine their value or the level of restoration required.
  • Compare instrument pitches with tuning tool pitches to tune instruments.
  • Strike wood, fiberglass, or metal bars of instruments, and use tuned blocks, stroboscopes, or electronic tuners to evaluate tones made by instruments.
49-9012.00 Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door
  • Test valves and regulators for leaks and accurate temperature and pressure settings, using precision testing equipment.
  • Shut off service and notify repair crews when major repairs are required, such as the replacement of underground pipes or wiring.
  • Examine valves or mechanical control device parts for defects, dents, or loose attachments, and mark malfunctioning areas of defective units.
49-9092.00 Commercial Divers   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Communicate with workers on the surface while underwater, using signal lines or telephones.
  • Inspect and test docks, ships, buoyage systems, plant intakes or outflows, or underwater pipelines, cables, or sewers, using closed circuit television, still photography, and testing equipment.
  • Carry out non-destructive testing, such as tests for cracks on the legs of oil rigs at sea.

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