||Mechanical Engineering Technologists and Technicians
- Calculate required capacities for equipment of proposed system to obtain specified performance and submit data to engineering personnel for approval.
- Estimate cost factors including labor and material for purchased and fabricated parts and costs for assembly, testing, or installing.
- Analyze or estimate production costs, such as labor, equipment, and plant space.
- Perform detailed calculations to compute and establish manufacturing, construction, or installation standards or specifications.
- Prepare specifications for purchases of materials or equipment.
- Estimate labor, material, or construction costs for budget preparation purposes.
||Electronics Engineers, Except Computer
- Determine project material or equipment needs.
- Prepare budget or cost estimates for equipment, construction, or installation projects or control expenditures.
- Estimate production costs, cost saving methods, and the effects of product design changes on expenditures for management review, action, and control.
- Complete production reports, purchase orders, and material, tool, and equipment lists.
- Conduct studies to determine the feasibility, costs, or performance benefits of new mechatronic equipment.
- Identify and select materials appropriate for mechatronic system designs.
||Human Factors Engineers and Ergonomists
- Estimate time or resource requirements for ergonomic or human factors research or development projects.
- Design cognitive aids, such as procedural storyboards or decision support systems.
- Estimate costs or submit bids for engineering, construction, or extraction projects.
- Calculate energy losses for buildings, using equipment such as computers, combustion analyzers, or pressure gauges.
||Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologists and Technicians
- Calculate design specifications or cost, material, and resource estimates, and prepare project schedules and budgets.
- Research equipment or component needs, sources, competitive prices, delivery times, or ongoing operational costs.
- Develop formal documentation for microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) devices, including quality assurance guidance, quality control protocols, process control checklists, data collection, or reporting.
- Develop customer documentation, such as performance specifications, training manuals, or operating instructions.
||Civil Engineering Technologists and Technicians
- Calculate dimensions, square footage, profile and component specifications, and material quantities using calculator or computer.
- Develop plans and estimate costs for installation of systems, utilization of facilities, or construction of structures.
- Compute load and grade requirements, water flow rates, or material stress factors to determine design specifications.
- Estimate quantities and cost of materials, equipment, or labor to determine project feasibility.
- Prepare documentation for new manufacturing processes or engineering procedures.
- Estimate costs, production times, or staffing requirements for new designs.
||Bioengineers and Biomedical Engineers
- Write documents describing protocols, policies, standards for use, maintenance, and repair of medical equipment.
- Prepare project plans for equipment or facility improvements, including time lines, budgetary estimates, or capital spending requests.
||Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technologists and Technicians
- Identify required data, data acquisition plans, and test parameters, setting up equipment to conform to these specifications.
- Write operational instructions to be used in nuclear plant operation or nuclear fuel or waste handling and disposal.
||Radio Frequency Identification Device Specialists
- Identify operational requirements for new systems to inform selection of technological solutions.
||Architects, Except Landscape and Naval
- Prepare operating and maintenance manuals, studies, or reports.
||Nanotechnology Engineering Technologists and Technicians
- Prepare capability data, training materials, or other documentation for transfer of processes to production.
||Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors
- Participate in preparation of product usage and precautionary label instructions.
- Document procedures, such as calibration of optical or fiber optic equipment.