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49-2091.00 - Avionics Technicians

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Adjust, repair, or replace malfunctioning components or assemblies, using hand tools or soldering irons.

49-9063.00 Musical Instrument Repairers and Tuners
  • Adjust string tensions to tune instruments, using hand tools and electronic tuning devices.
  • Repair or replace musical instrument parts and components, such as strings, bridges, felts, and keys, using hand and power tools.
  • String instruments, and adjust trusses and bridges of instruments to obtain specified string tensions and heights.
  • Repair cracks in wood or metal instruments, using pinning wire, lathes, fillers, clamps, or soldering irons.
  • Shape old parts and replacement parts to improve tone or intonation, using hand tools, lathes, or soldering irons.
  • Adjust felt hammers on pianos to increase tonal mellowness or brilliance, using sanding paddles, lacquer, or needles.
  • Repair breaks in percussion instruments, such as drums and cymbals, using drill presses, power saws, glue, clamps, grinding wheels, or other hand tools.
49-9021.00 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers
  • Repair or replace defective equipment, components, or wiring.
  • Install, connect, or adjust thermostats, humidistats, or timers.
  • Perform mechanical overhauls and refrigerant reclaiming.
  • Adjust system controls to settings recommended by manufacturer to balance system.
  • Install expansion and control valves, using acetylene torches and wrenches.
  • Repair or service heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems to improve efficiency, such as by changing filters, cleaning ducts, and refilling non-toxic refrigerants.
49-9012.00 Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door
  • Disassemble and repair mechanical control devices or valves, such as regulators, thermostats, or hydrants, using power tools, hand tools, and cutting torches.
  • 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.
49-3042.00 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Repair and replace damaged or worn parts.
  • Overhaul and test machines or equipment to ensure operating efficiency.
  • Adjust, maintain, and repair or replace subassemblies, such as transmissions and crawler heads, using hand tools, jacks, and cranes.
  • Fit bearings to adjust, repair, or overhaul mobile mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment.
  • Adjust and maintain industrial machinery, using control and regulating devices.
49-3023.00 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics
  • Test and adjust repaired systems to meet manufacturers' performance specifications.
  • Repair and service air conditioning, heating, engine cooling, and electrical systems.
  • Overhaul or replace carburetors, blowers, generators, distributors, starters, and pumps.
  • Repair or rebuild transmissions.

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