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18 occupations have tasks related to the 1 task from your current occupation, Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists.

  • Inspect and verify dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure conformance to factory specifications.
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.
49-3043.00 Rail Car Repairers
  • Inspect components such as bearings, seals, gaskets, wheels, and coupler assemblies to determine if repairs are needed.
  • Measure diameters of axle wheel seats, using micrometers, and mark dimensions on axles so that wheels can be bored to specified dimensions.
49-3051.00 Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians
  • Inspect and repair or adjust propellers or propeller shafts.
  • Disassemble and inspect motors to locate defective parts, using mechanic's hand tools and gauges.
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.
49-9071.00 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General Bright Outlook
  • Perform routine maintenance, such as inspecting drives, motors, or belts, checking fluid levels, replacing filters, or doing other preventive maintenance actions.
  • Inspect used parts to determine changes in dimensional requirements, using rules, calipers, micrometers, or other measuring instruments.
49-3092.00 Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians Bright Outlook
  • Inspect, repair, or replace brake systems.
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.
49-9061.00 Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairers
  • Measure parts to verify specified dimensions or settings, such as camera shutter speed or light meter reading accuracy, using measuring instruments.
49-2093.00 Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, Transportation Equipment
  • Measure, cut, and install frameworks and conduit to support and connect wiring, control panels, and junction boxes, using hand tools.
49-9045.00 Refractory Materials Repairers, Except Brickmasons
  • Measure furnace walls to determine dimensions and cut required number of sheets from plastic block, using saws.
53-6032.00 Aircraft Service Attendants
  • Inspect aircraft components to locate cracks, breaks, leaks, or other problems.
49-1011.00 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
  • Inspect, test, and measure completed work, using devices such as hand tools or gauges to verify conformance to standards or repair requirements.
49-3042.00 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines
  • Examine parts for damage or excessive wear, using micrometers and gauges.
49-3021.00 Automotive Body and Related Repairers
  • Measure and mark vinyl material and cut material to size for roof installation, using rules, straightedges, and hand shears.
49-9021.00 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers
  • Measure, cut, thread, or bend pipe or tubing, using pipe fitter's tools.
49-9031.00 Home Appliance Repairers
  • Take measurements to determine if appliances will fit in installation locations, performing minor carpentry work when necessary to ensure proper installation.
49-9012.00 Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door
  • Measure tolerances of assembled and salvageable parts for conformance to standards or specifications, using gauges, micrometers, and calipers.