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49-9031.00 - Home Appliance Repairers

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Set appliance thermostats, and check to ensure that they are functioning properly.

49-9012.00 Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door
  • Turn valves to allow measured amounts of air or gas to pass through meters at specified flow rates.
  • Vary air pressure flowing into regulators and turn handles to assess functioning of valves and pistons.
  • Dismantle meters, and replace or adjust defective parts such as cases, shafts, gears, disks, and recording mechanisms, using soldering irons and hand tools.
  • Make adjustments to meter components, such as setscrews or timing mechanisms, so that they conform to specifications.
49-9063.00 Musical Instrument Repairers and Tuners
  • Adjust string tensions to tune instruments, using hand tools and electronic tuning devices.
  • String instruments, and adjust trusses and bridges of instruments to obtain specified string tensions and heights.
  • Adjust felt hammers on pianos to increase tonal mellowness or brilliance, using sanding paddles, lacquer, or needles.
49-2092.00 Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related Repairers
  • Adjust working parts, such as fan belts, contacts, and springs, using hand tools and gauges.
  • Verify and adjust alignments and dimensions of parts, using gauges and tracing lathes.
  • Set machinery for proper performance, using computers.
49-9021.02 Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook     Green Occupation Green
  • Observe and test system operation, using gauges and instruments.
  • Adjust valves according to specifications and charge system with proper type of refrigerant by pumping the specified gas or fluid into the system.
  • Adjust or replace worn or defective mechanisms and parts and reassemble repaired systems.
49-9021.01 Heating and Air Conditioning Mechanics and Installers Bright Outlook Green Occupation
  • Install, connect, or adjust thermostats, humidistats, or timers.
  • Inspect and test systems to verify system compliance with plans and specifications or to detect and locate malfunctions.
  • Adjust system controls to settings recommended by manufacturer to balance system.

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