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More than 20 occupations have tasks related to the 1 task from your current occupation, Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers.

  • Examine and test machinery, equipment, components, and parts for defects to ensure proper functioning.
49-9063.00 Musical Instrument Repairers and Tuners
  • Play instruments to evaluate their sound quality and to locate any defects.
  • Inspect instruments to locate defects, and to determine their value or the level of restoration required.
  • Compare instrument pitches with tuning tool pitches to tune instruments.
  • Strike wood, fiberglass, or metal bars of instruments, and use tuned blocks, stroboscopes, or electronic tuners to evaluate tones made by instruments.
49-9097.00 Signal and Track Switch Repairers
  • Install, inspect, maintain, and repair various railroad service equipment on the road or in the shop, including railroad signal systems.
  • Inspect switch-controlling mechanisms on trolley wires and in track beds, using hand tools and test equipment.
  • Test air lines and air cylinders on pneumatically operated gates.
49-2092.00 Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related Repairers
  • Inspect and test equipment to locate damage or worn parts and diagnose malfunctions, or read work orders or schematic drawings to determine required repairs.
  • Test equipment for overheating, using speed gauges and thermometers.
49-3041.00 Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians
  • Reassemble machines and equipment following repair, testing operation and making adjustments as necessary.
  • Examine and listen to equipment, read inspection reports, and confer with customers to locate and diagnose malfunctions.
49-9064.00 Watch Repairers
  • Disassemble timepieces and inspect them for defective, worn, misaligned, or rusty parts, using loupes.
  • Test timepiece accuracy and performance, using meters and other electronic instruments.
49-9092.00 Commercial Divers   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Inspect and test docks, ships, buoyage systems, plant intakes or outflows, or underwater pipelines, cables, or sewers, using closed circuit television, still photography, and testing equipment.
  • Carry out non-destructive testing, such as tests for cracks on the legs of oil rigs at sea.
49-9062.00 Medical Equipment Repairers
  • Inspect and test malfunctioning medical or related equipment, following manufacturers' specifications and using test and analysis instruments.
  • Test, evaluate, and classify excess or in-use medical equipment and determine serviceability, condition, and disposition, in accordance with regulations.
49-3031.00 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists   Green Occupation Green
  • Attach test instruments to equipment, and read dials and gauges to diagnose malfunctions.
  • Inspect, test, and listen to defective equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using test instruments such as handheld computers, motor analyzers, chassis charts, or pressure gauges.
49-9012.00 Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door
  • Test valves and regulators for leaks and accurate temperature and pressure settings, using precision testing equipment.
  • Examine valves or mechanical control device parts for defects, dents, or loose attachments, and mark malfunctioning areas of defective units.
49-9095.00 Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers
  • Inspect, examine, and test the operation of parts or systems to evaluate operating condition and to determine if repairs are needed.
  • Open and close doors, windows, and drawers to test their operation, trimming edges to fit, using jackplanes or drawknives.
49-9041.00 Industrial Machinery Mechanics Green Occupation
  • Observe and test the operation of machinery or equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using voltmeters or other testing devices.
  • Examine parts for defects, such as breakage or excessive wear.
49-9061.00 Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairers
  • Test equipment performance, focus of lens system, diaphragm alignment, lens mounts, or film transport, using precision gauges.
  • Examine cameras, equipment, processed film, or laboratory reports to diagnose malfunction, using work aids and specifications.
49-9091.00 Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers
  • Inspect machines and meters to determine causes of malfunctions and fix minor problems such as jammed bills or stuck products.
  • Test machines to determine proper functioning.
49-3042.00 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines
  • Operate and inspect machines or heavy equipment to diagnose defects.
  • Overhaul and test machines or equipment to ensure operating efficiency.
49-3011.00 Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians
  • Test operation of engines and other systems, using test equipment, such as ignition analyzers, compression checkers, distributor timers, or ammeters.
  • Measure the tension of control cables.
49-9031.00 Home Appliance Repairers
  • Observe and test operation of appliances following installation, and make any initial installation adjustments that are necessary.
49-9081.00 Wind Turbine Service Technicians Bright Outlook Green Occupation
  • Inspect or repair fiberglass turbine blades.
49-2094.00 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment Green Occupation
  • Set up and test industrial equipment to ensure that it functions properly.
49-2011.00 Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers
  • Operate machines to test functioning of parts or mechanisms.
49-3052.00 Motorcycle Mechanics Bright Outlook
  • Reassemble and test subassembly units.