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49-3051.00 - Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

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Inspect and repair or adjust propellers or propeller shafts.

49-3031.00 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists
  • Inspect brake systems, steering mechanisms, wheel bearings, and other important parts to ensure that they are in proper operating condition.
  • Rebuild gas or diesel engines.
  • Inspect and verify dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure conformance to factory specifications.
  • Inspect, test, and listen to defective equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using test instruments such as handheld computers, motor analyzers, chassis charts, or pressure gauges.
  • Specialize in repairing and maintaining parts of the engine, such as fuel injection systems.
  • Inspect, repair, and maintain automotive and mechanical equipment and machinery, such as pumps and compressors.
  • Disassemble and overhaul internal combustion engines, pumps, generators, transmissions, clutches, and differential units.
49-3011.00 Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Examine and inspect aircraft components, including landing gear, hydraulic systems, and deicers to locate cracks, breaks, leaks, or other problems.
  • Conduct routine and special inspections as required by regulations.
  • Measure parts for wear, using precision instruments.
  • Examine engines through specially designed openings while working from ladders or scaffolds, or use hoists or lifts to remove the entire engine from an aircraft.
  • Remove, inspect, repair, and install in-flight refueling stores and external fuel tanks.
49-3093.00 Tire Repairers and Changers
  • Inspect tire casings for defects, such as holes or tears.
  • Locate punctures in tubeless tires by visual inspection or by immersing inflated tires in water baths and observing air bubbles.
  • Inflate inner tubes and immerse them in water to locate leaks.
49-3053.00 Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics
  • Test and inspect engines to determine malfunctions, to locate missing and broken parts, and to verify repairs, using diagnostic instruments.
  • Dismantle engines, using hand tools, and examine parts for defects.
  • Repair and maintain gasoline engines used to power equipment such as portable saws, lawn mowers, generators, and compressors.
49-3023.00 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics
  • Follow checklists to ensure all important parts are examined, including belts, hoses, steering systems, spark plugs, brake and fuel systems, wheel bearings, and other potentially troublesome areas.
  • Repair, replace, or adjust defective fuel injectors, carburetor parts, and gasoline filters.

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