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More than 20 occupations have tasks related to the 1 task from your current occupation, Radio Mechanics.

  • Monitor radio range stations to detect transmission flaws and adjust controls to eliminate flaws.
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.
49-2022.00 Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers
  • Inspect equipment on a regular basis to ensure proper functioning.
  • Adjust or modify equipment to enhance equipment performance or to respond to customer requests.
  • Examine telephone transmission facilities to determine requirements for new or additional telephone services.
49-2011.00 Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers
  • Repair, adjust, or replace electrical or mechanical components or parts, using hand tools, power tools, or soldering or welding equipment.
  • Clean, oil, or adjust mechanical parts to maintain machines' operating efficiency and to prevent breakdowns.
49-9031.00 Home Appliance Repairers
  • Reassemble units after repairs are made, making adjustments and cleaning and lubricating parts as needed.
  • Set appliance thermostats, and check to ensure that they are functioning properly.
49-9091.00 Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers
  • Adjust and repair coin, vending, or amusement machines and meters and replace defective mechanical and electrical parts, using hand tools, soldering irons, and diagrams.
  • Adjust machine pressure gauges and thermostats.
49-3042.00 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines
  • Adjust, maintain, and repair or replace subassemblies, such as transmissions and crawler heads, using hand tools, jacks, and cranes.
  • Adjust and maintain industrial machinery, using control and regulating devices.
49-9021.02 Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook     Green Occupation Green
  • 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.
49-9099.01 Geothermal Technicians Green Occupation
  • Monitor and adjust operations of geothermal power plant equipment or systems.
  • Adjust power production systems to meet load and distribution demands.
49-9021.01 Heating and Air Conditioning Mechanics and Installers Bright Outlook Green Occupation
  • Install, connect, or adjust thermostats, humidistats, or timers.
  • Adjust system controls to settings recommended by manufacturer to balance system.
49-9052.00 Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers
  • Set up service for customers, installing, connecting, testing, or adjusting equipment.
  • Inspect or test lines or cables, recording and analyzing test results, to assess transmission characteristics and locate faults or malfunctions.
49-3031.00 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists Green Occupation
  • Examine and adjust protective guards, loose bolts, and specified safety devices.
49-3041.00 Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians
  • Reassemble machines and equipment following repair, testing operation and making adjustments as necessary.
49-9061.00 Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairers
  • Adjust cameras, photographic mechanisms, or equipment such as range and view finders, shutters, light meters, or lens systems, using hand tools.
49-9098.00 Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers Bright Outlook Green Occupation
  • Adjust, maintain, and repair tools, equipment, and machines, and assist more skilled workers with similar tasks.
49-2098.00 Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers Bright Outlook
  • Adjust sensitivity of units, based on room structures and manufacturers' recommendations, using programming keypads.
49-2094.00 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment Green Occupation
  • Repair or adjust equipment, machines, or defective components, replacing worn parts, such as gaskets or seals in watertight electrical equipment.
49-9062.00 Medical Equipment Repairers
  • Perform preventive maintenance or service, such as cleaning, lubricating, or adjusting equipment.
49-3023.01 Automotive Master Mechanics
  • Test and adjust repaired systems to meet manufacturers' performance specifications.