Automobile mechanic Helper Job Description
Automobile mechanic Helper: Assists Automobile Mechanic 620. 261-010 in repairing automobiles, buses, trucks...
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Automatic Screwmaker: Operates machine to automatically shape cut wire stock to form watch screws. Inserts wire ...
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Air compressor Mechanic: Repairs railroad-car air compressors and compressor motors, following wiring dia...
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Sheet metal Mechanic: Plans, lays out, fabricates, assembles, installs, and repairs sheet metal parts, equi...
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Rigging And Controls Aircraft Mechanic: Assembles and installs rigging and control assemblies systems th...
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Travel Counselor Automobile Club: Plans trips for members of automobile club. Confers with member in person or b...
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Electronics Mechanic: Repairs electronic equipment, like computers, industrial controls, audio and video ...
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Drafter Mechanical: Drafts detailed drawings of machinery and mechanical devices, indicating dimensions p...
Automotive Services Manager: Directs and coordinates activities concerned with acquisition of automotive ...
Mechanic: Lubricates, adjusts, repairs, and inspects machinery used to clean, crush, size, and otherwise prepare coal, limestone, or rock salt for commercial or industrial us...
Chassis Mechanic: Aligns wheels, axles, frames, torsion bars, and steering mechanisms of automotive vehicles, like automobiles, buses, and trucks. Drives automotive vehicle onto wheel alignment rack tests vehicle for faulty wheel alignment, bent axle, worn ball joints and bent steering rods, using alignment-testing machine. Straightens axle & steering rods adjus...
Automotive Electrician: Repairs overhauls electrical systems in automotive vehicles, like automobiles, buses, and trucks. Confers with customer to define nature of electrical malfunction. Determines malfunction of electrical system by visual inspection by use of testing devices, like oscilloscope, voltmeter and ammeter. Adjusts ignition timing and measures adjusts distributor breaker-point gaps, using dwell meter or thickness gauge. Tests repairs starters, generators, and distributors. Repairs or replaces defective ...
Automatic Oven Operator: Tends automatic reel or conveyor type oven that bakes bread, pastries, and other
Reads work order to define quantity type products to be baked. Turns dials valves to set operation speed of conveyor, baking time and temperature controls of baking unit. Presses buttons to start equipment, and observes gauges to maintain heat according to specifications. Observes filled baking pans entering oven to define whether pans are filled to standard, spacing between pans is sufficient to prevent pans jamming together, and speed of pans entering oven i...
Sanding machine Tender Automatic: Tends sanding machine that sands cylindrical woodstock by rotating stock against strips of sandpaper backed by sanding brushes. Turns handwheel to space chucks of machine according to length of stock and aligns feed rest for feeding stock to stock carriers, using wrench. Clamps strips of slitted sandpaper sanding brushes in position. Pushes button to start machine. Places stock on feed rest for pick up by...
Forming machine Upkeep mechanic Helper: Assists Forming-Machine Upkeep Mechanic in setting up and repairing bottle-forming machines and lubricates feeder chutes molds. Removes and replaces glass-forming molds & components and adjusts shears orifice rings furnace channel opening , according to instructio...
Garage Mechanic: Repairs overhauls automobiles, buses, trucks, and other automotive vehicles. Examines vehicle and discusses with customer or Automobile-Repair-Service Estimator ; Automobile Tester ; or Bus Inspector nature extent of damage or malfunction. Plans work procedure, using charts, technical manuals and experience. Raises vehicle, using hydraulic jack or hoist, to gain access to mechanical units bolted to underside of vehicle. Removes unit, like engine, transmission, or differential, using wrenches hoist. Disassembles unit inspects parts for wear, using mic...
Automatic Label cutting and folding machine Operator: Tends machine that cuts, folds cut edges, presses, counts, and packs labels in box. Positions roll of labels on holder inserts end in feeder mechanism. Positions box at discharge end of machine turns dial to set counter t...
Endless Track Vehicle Mechanic: Repairs automotive vehicle chassis assemblies installed on vehicles, like crawler tractors, half-tracks, scout reconnaissance cars, and tanks. Removes chassis subassemblies, like transmissions crawler treads, using mechanics handtools, jacks and cranes. Disassembles units, like crawler tread blocks differential unit brake drums. Repair...
Plumbing And Hydraulics Aircraft Mechanic: Lays out, assembles, installs, and tests plumbing and hydraulic systems and components in aircraft, following blueprints production illustrations, using handtools, power tools, and test equipment. Lays out location of parts and assemblies, like surface control boosters, landing gears, vacuum units and fuel, oil, oxygen and water systems, according to specificatio...
Aircraft Mechanic: Services, repairs, and overhauls aircraft aircraft engines to make sure airworthiness. Repairs, replaces and rebuilds aircraft structures, like wings and fuselage and functional components including rigging, surface controls and plumbing hydraulic units, using handtools, power tools, machines and equipment like shears, sheet metal brakes, welding equipment, rivet gun and drills. Reads & interprets manufacturers and airlines maintenance manuals, service bulletins and other specifications for defining feasibility method of repairing or replacing ma...
Mechanical Pencils And Ballpoint Pens Assembler: Assembles parts of ballpoint pens mechanical pencils. Selects pen or pencil parts according to color or work-ticket specifications. Places parts together, guided by edges, holes and slots and fastens devices, like clips or prongs on parts. Joins parts, using any of following methods. 1 Positions parts in holding device under ram of press depresses pedal that lowers ram, forcing interlocking parts together. 2 Positions parts in holding ...
Farm Equipment Mechanic And Service Technician: Record details of repairs made parts used. Examine and listen to equipment, read inspection reports, and confer with customers to locate diagnose malfunctions. Dismantle defective machines for repair, using hand tools. Test and replace electrical components wiring, using test meters, soldering equipment, and hand tools. Repair or replace defective parts, using hand tools, milling woodworking machines, lathes...
Bowling pin machine Mechanic: Adjusts repairs automatic pinsetting bowling machines, following maintenance manuals, schematics, and knowledge of equipment, using handtools, power tools, and testing equipment. Observes operation of machine to define nature cause of malfunction. Tests relays, solenoids, transformers, electric motors and wiring for defects, using continuity tester, ammeter and add...
Elevator repair Mechanic: Repairs and maintains elevators, escalators, and dumb-waiters to meet safety regulations building codes, using handtools, power tools, test lamps, ammeters, voltmeters, and other testing devices. Locates and determines causes of trouble in brakes, motors, switches and signa...
Automatic Nailing machine Operator: Tends nailing machine that joins items, like picture frames, or attaches molding, trimming, carving, scrollwork, or overlay panels to wooden stock. Positions reel of nail wire on spindle of machine pulls wire through rollers into driving mechanism. Turns knobs or ...
Mail processing equipment Mechanic: Repairs and maintains mail-processing equipment, like letter-canceling machines, letter-facing-and-canceling machines, mail-sorting machines, and conveyor systems, following blueprints schematic diagrams, using handtools, power tools, and electrical testing instruments. Inspects machine to locate causes of trouble, using ammeters, ohmmeters, relay testers and other testing instruments. Dismantles machine, using handtools power tools...
Ordnance Truck Installation Mechanic: Assembles installs equipment in mobile repair vehicles according to standard procedures, performing one or combination of following duties. Assembles sheet metal workbenches for installation into trucks, using handtools. Mounts secures workbenches in trucks, using handtools. Measures to define locations for installations in truck installs bench ...
Mechanical Engineer: Read interpret blueprints, technical drawings, schematics, or computer-generated reports. Confer with engineers or other personnel to implement operating procedures, resolve system malfunctions, or provide technical information. Research analyze customer design proposals, specifications, manuals, or other data to evaluate the feasibility, cost, or maintenance requirements of designs or applications. Specify system components or direct modification of products to make sure conformance with engineering design performance specifications. Research, design, evaluate, install, ope...
Automatic Profile shaper Operator: Sets up operates straight-line or rotary profile shaping machine that automatically follows contours of model or form to shape single or entire edges of wood furniture parts. Selects cutterheads or knives to conform to pattern contour, according to type of cut specified on work order. Installs cutterheads in vertical spindle of machine or inserts bolts specified knives in slots of cutterheads already in machine, using handtools. Turns handwheel or crank to align knives with contours of model or form. Bolts or clamps model or form to bed of machine, using wrench...
Setter Automatic spinning Lathe: Sets up automatic spinning lathe to spin form shaped articles from sheet or plate metal as specified by blueprints computed from data charts. Bolts specified spinning chuck to headstock spindle follow block to tailstock, using handtools or power tools. Positions, aligns and bolts specified circular forming tool on hydraulic carriage according to diameter thickness of metal disk, using such ...
Wind Tunnel Mechanic: Constructs, modifies, maintains, and services wind and propulsion tunnel research facilities used to test models of aircraft components, utilizing knowledge of engineering test methods procedures, using handtools, power tools, machines, and equipment. Installs and aligns mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic test equipment models on support structures, using handtools, power tools and precision instruments. Installs instrum...
Beam warper Tender Automatic: Tends high-speed warpers that automatically wind yarn in parallel sheets onto beams preparatory to dyeing, weaving, or knitting. Examines yarn in creel for making sure that yarn corresponds to warp pattern sheet specifications, for number of yarn ends, arrangement of yarn in creel, yarn size and color. Requests Creeler any industry 689. 687-030 to alter creel setup to correspond with warp pattern sheet. Pulls yarn ends from packages mounted on creel, through drop wires, and tension, measuring, and spreading devices, and fastens ends to empty warp b...
Automobile repair service Estimator: Inspects and tests automobiles and trucks to define need for cost of repairs. Determines need for repairs by road test [Automobile Tester 620. 261-014], by use of mechanical testing devices [Brake Repairer 620. 281-026; Front-End Mechanic 620. 281-038], by questioning customer about vehicles performance, or by visual inspection of vehicle. Estimates cost of repair & prepares...
Mechanical Engineer: Researches, plans, and designs mechanical and electromechanical products and systems, and directs and coordinates activities involved in fabrication, operation, application, installation, and repair of mechanical or electromechanical products systems. Researches analyzes data, like customer design proposal, specifications and manuals to define feasibility of design or application. Designs products or systems, like instruments, controls, robots, engines, machines, & mechanical, thermal, hydraulic, or heat transfer systems, applying knowledge of engin...
Folder seamer Automatic: Tends machine that folds, stitches, and cuts cloth into lengths to form articles, like bags, finger-buffs, pillowcases, straps, or tie-backs. May turn handwheel or thumbscrew to adjust tension on roll of cloth. May tend machine that sews string into hem of draw-string bag be designated Sheet Cutter tex. May be designated according to article f...
Automotive Painter Helper: Assists Painter, Transportation Equipment aircraft mfg. ; air trans. ; 845. 381-014 by preparing surfaces of automotive vehicles, like automobiles, buses, and trucks, for repainting polishes repainted vehicles. Sands rough spots on automotive vehicle. Sprays scratched areas with filler solution, using spray gun. Applies paper masking tape to protect unpainted surfaces, like bumpers, windows, and chrome trim. Removes gloss from intermediate...
Alignment Mechanic: Aligns wheels, axles, frames, torsion bars, and steering mechanisms of automotive vehicles, like automobiles, buses, and trucks. Drives automotive vehicle onto wheel alignment rack tests vehicle for faulty wheel alignment, bent axle, worn ball joints and bent steering rods, using alignment-testing machine. Straightens axle & steering rods adjus...
Blocker Automatic: Tends machine that conveys flat glass or mirrors under polishing blocking and cleaning heads to polish clean glass surface. Mixes polishing compound according to formula pours compound into storage tank. Feeds glass or mirrors onto conveyor of...
Structural Test Mechanic: Plans, lays out, constructs, modifies, tests, and maintains laboratory test equipment and related structural assemblies used to test experimental aircraft and space vehicle parts assemblies, using precision instruments, handtools, power tools, and shop equipment. Reads and interprets blueprints, engineering drawings and sketches, or receives verbal instructions, to define methods & sequence of operations to lay out and construct mechanical, electrical, electronic, pneumatic, or hydraulic test equipment related structures. Lays out & fabricates...
Knitter Mechanic: Builds metal chains, consisting of multisize pattern plates, or installs pattern tapes that control operation of jacquard loom and link-and-link flat machines sets up machines to produce specified design in knitted fabric. Obtains specifications for new pattern from supervisor. Studies number, type and arrangement of stitches in sample determines arrangement of pattern ...
Developer Automatic: Tends machine that develops sheets, strips, or continuous roll of film preparatory to printing. Pulls film through trapdoor into darkroom. Strips paper backing from film attaches identifying label. Feels edges of film to detect tears repairs film, using stapler. Reads work order or feels film for size or notches to define type of process developing time required. Positions racks of film on machine chain links according to developing time required or threads leader of continuous roll throug...
Sprinkler irrigation equipment Mechanic: Installs maintains self-propelled circle-irrigation system on farms according to specifications. Reads work order to ascertain type system to be installed, installation location and operating specifications. Drives truck to haul tools equipment to work site. Raises prefabricated sections of irrigator into position, using truck-mounted crane, and connects sections together with precut structural aluminum bolts. Installs water pipe and sprinkler heads along framework, using pipe-wrenches couplings. Positions, seals, and secures irrigator t...
Roll forming machine Set up Mechanic: Sets up machine to form longitudinal bends, beads, rolls, or embossed designs into sheet metal strips by drawing strips through one or more sets of roller dies to fabricate such items as molding trim, or weatherstrip. Bolts specified dies onto spindles. Positions spindles to align male & female dies and adjust dies dr...
Tune up Mechanic: Tunes automotive vehicle engines to make sure efficient operation. Removes spark plugs, using socket wrench and tests them, using spark-plug tester. Cleans electrodes in sandblasting machine, sets spark gap with feeler gauge and replaces or installs new plugs. Inspects distributor breaker points for wear pits, using feeler gauge, and replaces or resets points. Observes ignition timing, using timing light, and adjusts timing, using handtools. Adjusts carburetor needle setting, using handtools, and verifies ad...
Automobile club safety program Coordinator: Coordinates activities and gives information and advice regarding traffic-engineering safety programs of automobile club. Develops and revises automobile-club procedures regarding traffic-engineering safety programs. Arranges for speakers to address gatherings to promote & explain traffic-engineering safety programs. Schedules, monitors, and keeps records on program activities. Advises club members abou...
Mechanical Door Repairer: Adjust doors to open or close with the correct amount of effort or make simple adjustments to electric openers. Wind large springs with upward motion of arm. Collect payment upon job completion. Complete required paperwork, like work orders, according to services performed or required. Fasten angle iron back-hangers to ceilings tracks, using fasteners or welding equipment. Repair or replace worn or broken door parts, using hand tools. Carry springs to tops of doors, using ladders or scaffolding, and attach springs to tracks to install spring systems. Set doors into...
Weapons System Instrument Mechanic: Repairs, tests, and calibrates optomechanical instruments, like range finders, gun directors, and fire-control instruments, according to specifications, using handtools, bench machines, and precision measuring instruments. Disassembles optomechanical instruments and inspects for defects, like broken or worn mechanical parts scratched or defectively coated optical elements. Fabricates replacement parts, using bench lathes, drill presses and milling machines. Cleans optical element, using cloth, and immerses element in solution ...
Automatic door Mechanic: Installs, services, and repairs opening and closing mechanisms of automatic doors used in self-service grocery stores similar establishments. Bores and cuts holes in flooring, using handtools power tools. Sets in & secures floor treadle for activating mechanism and connects hydraulic powerpack electrical pane...
Motorboat mechanic Helper: Assists Motorboat Mechanic in repairing gasoline- or diesel-powered motorboats. Removes pumps, generators and other engine accessories, using handtools. Removes engine head oil pan to dismantle engine. Removes ...
Marble Mechanic Helper: Supplies mixes materials for Marble Setter 861. 381-030, applies grout, and cleans installed marble. Moves marble installation materials, tools, machines and work devices to work areas. Mixes mortar, plaster and grout, as required, following standard formulas using manual or machine mixing methods. Moves mixed mortar or plaster to installation area, manually or using wheelbarrow. Selects marble slab for installation, following numbered sequence or drawings. Drills holes and chisels channels in edges of marble slabs to install metal wall ancho...
Installer Electrical Plumbing Mechanical: Installs electrical circuitry and fixtures, plumbing and plumbing fixtures, and engines in sailboats, using power handtools. Reads blueprints and work diagrams to define length size of wire needed. Measures & cuts wire to specified length, using tape measure electricians pliers. Strips insulation from ends of wire, using electricians knife, and connects wire to terminals, using screwdriver. Strings wire harness beneath hull flange to secure harness with nylon strap. Pulls length of wire from harness at specified points to complete bran...
Drilling machine Operator Automatic: Tends one or more semiautomatic machines that perform machining operations, like drilling, boring, tapping, and chamfering holes in clock or watch parts, like balance wheels, watch plates, and bridges. Positions clamps part to machine table under cutting tool or inserts part in machine nest, chuck, or over positioning pins in spindle. Depresses pedal or moves controls to start machine that automatically machines part to specifications. Removes part from machine at completion of cycle or activates control that ejects part from machine. Inspects as we...
Automatic Pinsetter Adjuster: Inspects and adjusts automatic pinsetters, following blueprints, using handtools gauges. Inspects pinsetter for defects missing components following blueprint parts list. Mounts components or returns machine to assembly department for reworking. Rolls pinsetter to test bay and connects drive mechanism power source. Adjusts microswitches, spring tension, traverse or circuit stops, cams, and a...
Brake Mechanic: Repairs overhauls brake systems in automobiles, buses, trucks, and other automotive vehicles. Pushes handle of hydraulic jack or pushes hoist control to raise vehicle axle. Removes wheels, using wrenches, wheel puller and sledgehammer. Replaces defective brakeshoe units or attaches new linings to brakeshoes. Measures brakedrum to define amount of wear, using feeler gauge. Inserts vacuum gauge into power-brake cylinder, starts engine, and reads gauge to detect brake-line leaks. Repairs or replaces leaky brake cylinders...
Environmental Control System Aircraft Mechanic: Lays out, assembles, installs, tests, and adjusts aircraft environmental control systems according to specifications, using handtools, power tools, machines, and test equipment. Lays out location of assemblies parts, like turbines, heat exchanges, valves, cylinders, struts, pumps, instruments, lines and fittings on aircraft, using layout tools, like scribers, rules, steel tape and center punches. ...
Electronics system Mechanic: Repairs electronic equipment, like computers, industrial controls, audio and video systems, radar systems, telemetering and missile control systems, transmitters, antennas, and servomechanisms, following blueprints and manufacturers specifications, and using handtools test instruments. Converses with equipment operators to ascertain problems with equipment before breakdown and to define if breakdown is due to human error or mechanical problems. Tests faulty equipment & applies knowledge of functional operation of electronic units systems to diagnos...
Automotive cooling system Diagnostic Technician: Inspects and tests automotive cooling systems to diagnose malfunctions estimates cost of repairs. Questions customer and examines cooling system, hoses and connections to define nature extent of malfunctions. Tests & analyzes electrical, vacuum, pressure and related functions of system components to locate cause of malfunctions, using vacuum tester,...
Mechanic Trouble shooting: Inspects and tests automobiles and trucks to define need for cost of repairs. Determines need for repairs by road test [Automobile Tester 620. 261-014], by use of mechanical testing devices [Brake Repairer 620. 281-026; Front-End Mechanic 620. 281-038], by questioning customer about vehicles performance, or by visual inspection of vehicle. Estimates cost of repair & prepares...
Engine Buildup Mechanic: Builds up aircraft power plant according to blueprints specifications, using handtools, power tools, and equipment. Positions secures engine on assembly fixture, using hoist. Connects auxiliary component parts, wiring, cables, lines and accessory units to engine according to blueprints & assembly procedures, using handtools power tools. Fits, trims, aligns, and adjusts parts componen...
Fluid power Mechanic: Fabricates, assembles, services, maintains, repairs, and tests fluid power equipment, like power steering units, and components, following blueprints, schematics, or drawings, using handtools, power tools, and testing devices applying knowledge of hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical principles. Analyzes blueprints, schematics, diagrams and drawings to define fabrication specifications. Sets up operates milling machines, lathes, shapers, grinders, drill presses and welders to make precision parts. Verifies conformance to specif...
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanic: Repair replace damaged or worn parts. Operate inspect machines or heavy equipment to diagnose defects. Diagnose faults or malfunctions to define required repairs, using engine diagnostic equipment like computerized test equipment calibration devices. Dismantle and reassemble heavy equipment using hoists hand tools. Clean, lubricate, and perform other routine maintenance work on equipment vehicles. Examine parts for damage or excessive wear, using micrometers gauges. Schedule maintenance for industrial machines equipment, and keep equipment servic...
Service Mechanic: Services, repairs, and installs accessories and metal sections on new used metal trailers. Examines work tests, adjusts and repairs wheel alignments, bearings, lights and brake assemblies of new trailers. Installs, adjusts and services motor-cooling systems in refrigerated trailers. Replace...
Set up Mechanic Coil winding Machines: Sets up, adjusts, and maintains machines used to wind, tape, form, strip, or connect wire for electrical coils, using setup charts handtools. Changes fixtures in automatic coil-winding machines and core-insulating machines, replaces wire supply and threads wire or insulating paper through tension devices to accommodate different size coils windings. Turns screws & knobs to adjust settings of electrical switches and counters in automatic armature-and-field-coil-winding machines, using wrenches scr...
Laundry machine Mechanic: Repairs maintains washers, driers, extractors, condensers, pumps, blowers, presses, and other laundry equipment. Operates, examines and dismantles equipment to diagnose cause of malfunction. Repairs or replaces parts, using handtools measuring instruments. Replaces components, like bearings, motors, and microswitches. Replaces faulty se...
Diesel Bus Mechanic: Adjust and reline brakes, align wheels, tighten bolts screws, and reassemble equipment. Raise trucks, buses, and heavy parts or equipment using hydraulic jacks or hoists. Test drive trucks buses to diagnose malfunctions or to make sure that they are working properly. Inspect, test, and listen to defective equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using test instruments like handheld computers, motor analyzers, chassis charts, and pressure gauges. Examine adjust protective guards, loose bolts, and specified safety devices. Inspect and verify d...
Shop mechanic Helper: Assists Maintenance Mechanic construction; petrol. and gas; pipe lines in repairing and maintaining automotive and mechanical machinery equipment, like pumps, compressors, pipelaying machines, ditch-diggers, trucks, and tractors, using jacks, ho...
Business machine Mechanic: Repairs services office machines, like adding, accounting, and calculating machines, and typewriters, using handtools, power tools, micrometers, and welding equipment. Operates machines to test moving parts to listen to sounds of machines to locate causes of trouble. Disassembles machine & examines parts, like gears, guides, rollers and pinions for wear defects, using micrometers. Repairs, adjusts, or replac...
Tile Mechanic Helper: Supplies mixes materials for Tile Setter 861. 381-054, applies grout, and cleans installed tile. Moves tiles, tilesetting tools and work devices from storage area to installation site manually or using wheelbarrow. Mixes mortar & grout according to standard formulas request from Tile Setter , using bucket, water hose, spatula and portable mixer. Supplies Tile Setter with mortar, using wheelbarrow shovel. Applies grout between joints of installed tile, using grouting trowel. Removes excess grout from tile joints with wet sponge and scrapes ...
Wheel alignment Mechanic: Aligns wheels, axles, frames, torsion bars, and steering mechanisms of automotive vehicles, like automobiles, buses, and trucks. Drives automotive vehicle onto wheel alignment rack tests vehicle for faulty wheel alignment, bent axle, worn ball joints and bent steering rods, using alignment-testing machine. Straightens axle & steering rods adjus...
Thread Winder Automatic: Tends semiautomatic machine that winds thread from cones onto spools or tubes used on sewing machines. Places full cones on rack and passes threads through guides, tension device, yardage counter and drop wires. Loads tubes or spools into machine hopper. Observes operations o...
Honing machine Operator Semiautomatic: Operates honing machines to hone internal or external surfaces of metal parts, like cylinders, bearings, and connecting rods to specifications, usually on production basis. Obtains such information as dimensions, tolerances and number of parts in run from job order instructions of Machine-Shop Supervisor, Production or Job Setter, Honing
Lifts workpiece manually or with hoist secures it in fixture. Starts machine turns handwheels or engages automatic mechanis...
Supervisor Instrument Mechanics: Supervises coordinates activities of Instrument Technicians engaged in repairing, adjusting, and calibrating meters, gauges, and remote-control equipment of steam-generating plant. Trains workers in repair of instruments. Develops standard methods & procedures for servicing, repairing and calibrating instruments and control equipment, applying knowledge of repair procedures, using manu...
Industrial Truck Mechanic: Repairs maintains electric, diesel, and gasoline industrial trucks, following manuals, and using handtools, power tools, and knowledge of electrical, power transmission, brake, and other automotive systems. Reads job order and observes & listens to truck in operation to define malfunction to plan work procedures. Installs new ignition systems, aligns front wheels, changes or recharges batteries and replaces transmissions oth...
Mechanical: Operates machine that spreads and levels hot-mix bituminous paving material on subgrade of highways streets. Bolts extensions to screed to adjust width, using wrenches. Lights burners to heat screed. Starts engine and controls paving machine to push dump truck...
Purchaser Automotive Parts: Purchases, stores, and issues spare parts for motor vehicles or industrial equipment. Obtains purchase order number from purchasing department assigns identifying number. Reads shop manuals to ascertain type specification of part. Visits, telephones, telegraphs, or contacts vendors by mail to order parts. Compares invoices against requis...
Automobile Mechanic: Repairs overhauls automobiles, buses, trucks, and other automotive vehicles. Examines vehicle and discusses with customer or Automobile-Repair-Service Estimator ; Automobile Tester ; or Bus Inspector nature extent of damage or malfunction. Plans work procedure, using charts, technical manuals and experience. Raises vehicle, using hydraulic jack or hoist, to gain access to mechanical units bolted to underside of vehicle. Removes unit, like engine, transmission, or differential, using wrenches hoist. Disassembles unit inspects parts for wear, using...
Marine engine Mechanic: Installs and repairs gasoline diesel engines in boats, like yachts, tugs, and trawlers, following specifications. Positions engine over mounting holes, using chain hoist. Bolts engine to mount straps fuel tank to cradle, using handtools. Connects fuel, oil,...
Automatic Serging machine Operator: Tends machine that automatically binds edges of articles with serging stitch to reinforce edges, prevent raveling, or give finished appearance....
Automatic machine Attendant: Tends automatic cutting, curling, crimping, capping, labeling, or tubing machines that assemble paper products, like spools tubes. Presses pedals, buttons and switches or turns valves to start and stop machines auxiliary devices, ...
Automatic Winder Operator: Tends automatic yarn-winding machine, equipped with stationary or traveling knotter traveling winding units that move around machine, to transfer yarn from bobbins to cones or tubes. Places bobbins in pockets of feeder magazine pulls ends of yarn over suction tube opening through which yarn is drawn into knotter. Observes machine operation signal lights to detect machine malfunctions, exhausting supply ...
Experimental Aircraft Mechanic: Inspects, tests, repairs, maintains, services, and modifies experimental prototype aircraft, engines, accessories, and components according to governmental, company, and customer requirements. Assembles and installs aircraft electrical, plumbing, mechanical and structural accessories & components, like ejection seats, hatch mechanisms and safety belts, using handtools power tools. Installs, operates and adjusts test apparatus, like recorders, oscillographs, limit switches, inverters, thermocouples, instruments, cameras, timing device...
Automatic Component Insertion Operator: Tends computer-controlled machine that automatically inserts electronic components, like resistors, capacitors, diodes, and integrated circuits, into holes of printed circuit boards Pcbs
Inserts specified program tape into machine or types commands on keyboard to enter program that directs machine to insert components in specified sequence location on Pcbs. Positions paper tape reels or plastic tubes containing components into feeding mechanism to load machine. Positions Pcbs on machine bed holding fixtures, starts machine,...
Outboard Motors Experimental Mechanic: Tests, repairs, and rebuilds experimental outboard motors parts to specified operating efficiency, using machine tools, precision measuring instruments, jigs, and fixtures. Mounts motor to boat operates boat at various speeds on waterway to conduct operational tests. Observes & records readings on instruments, like tac...
Mechanical Inspector: Inspects agricultural equipment, like tractors, combines, and balers for missing, defective, or improperly installed parts operational malfunctions. Observes operation of equipment being driven around test area or on treadmill to detect defects, like loose fittings, improper assembly, malfunctioning parts, or faulty controls, as indicated by noise, leaks, or irregularities in braking, steering, or transmission mechanisms. Aligns power-driven wheels of unit over dynamometer connects electrical test leads to output terminals. Compares dynamometer read...
Automated Cutting Machine Operator: Sets up and operates automated cutting machine to cut assorted materials, like graphite, bleeder and breather cloth, and fiberglass, used in manufacturing composite fiber reinforced plastic aircraft parts assemblies. Reads cutting requests to define job specifications, like part identification number, type quantity of material required and cutting instructions. Mounts material onto machine fixture or dispensing device, manually or using overhead crane handtools. Pulls specified length of material over machine cutting table cuts material, using ...
Mechanical test Technician: Fabricates test structures installs electronic recording instruments according to schematics, blueprints, and engineering specifications, to provide test facilities for research on aircraft arresting gear. Constructs monorail anchoring stands footings, using arc welder, drill press, press brake and handtools. Lays out reference points at test site for installation of monorail, using transit level. Installs monorail, using handtools....
Grinder Operator Automatic: Tends machine that grinds and hones blades blade edges of articles, like razors, knives, and garden tools. Loads blades in machine hopper or ...
Riveting Machine Operator Automatic: Sets up and operates riveting machines that automatically drill, countersink, and rivet aircraft assemblies, like wing panels fuselage sections. Reads and interprets blueprints, engineering drawings and specifications to define setup operating procedures. Positions, aligns and levels parts to be assembled in machine locating tools, or loads part in automatic work positioner installed on machine, using hoist or overhead crane. Selects installs tools, like drills, countersinks, rams, rivet injector, and chamfer tools in machine s...
Automatic lathe Tender: Tends lathes, like turret lathes, engine lathes, and chucking machines lathes that cut, shape, drill, bore, thread, or face metal workpieces according to specifications. Lifts workpiece, manually or using hoist and positions and secures workpiece between lathe centers, in chuck, or in holding fixture, using wrenches clamps, or positions workpiece in automatic loading mechanism. Starts machine turns handwheels to feed tools to workpiece or engages automatic feed. Turns...
Automatic Thread Winder: Tends semiautomatic machine that winds thread from cones onto spools or tubes used on sewing machines. Places full cones on rack and passes threads through guides, tension device, yardage counter and drop wires. Loads tubes or spools into machine hopper. Observes operations o...
Cargo gear Mechanic: Receives, stores, and issues supplies and equipment compiles records of supply transactions aboard ship. Verifies that supplies received are listed on requisitions invoices. Stores supplies equipment in storerooms. Inventories supplies equ...
Oil field Equipment Mechanic: Repairs, maintains, and installs oil well drilling machinery and equipment, using handtools and following oral written work orders. Attaches hoisting cables to pumps, transmissions, diesel engines and other equipment at drill sites, lashes equipment to trucks for transfer to repair yard and guides lowering of equipment onto blocks in or near repair shop. Disassembles engines & mechanical units, using hand power wrenches, screwdrivers and other handtools. Cleans parts, like pistons, valves, and parts of transmissions and clutch...
Superintendent Mechanical: Plans, directs, and coordinates activities concerned with design, construction, modification, and maintenance of equipment machinery in industrial plant. Establishes standards and policies for pollution control, installation, modification, quality control, testing, operating procedure, inspection and maintenance of equipment, according to engineering principl...
Turner And Former Automatic: Feeds or off bears machine that turns, shapes, and presses gloves. Dumps box of gloves into bin over machine. Pulls each glove over turner...
Semiautomatic stitcher Operator: Tends machine that stitches staples edges of plain corrugated paperboard box blanks to form boxes. Reads production order to define number of stitches required, turns gauge to specified setting starts machine. Folds box...
Automobile body Repairer: Repairs damaged bodies and body parts of automotive vehicles, like automobiles, buses, and light trucks according to repair manuals, using handtools power tools. Examines damaged vehicles estimates cost of repairs [Shop Estimator 807. 267-010]. Removes upholstery, accessories, electrical & hydraulic window-and-seat-operating equipment and trim to gain access to vehicle body fenders. Positions dolly block against surface of dented area beats opposite surface to remove dents, using hammer. Fills depressions with body filler, using putty knife....
Buffing machine Operator Semiautomatic: Sets up operates one or more semiautomatic machines to buff silver or stainless steel flatware between cloth or felt rolls to impart mirrorlike finish. Mounts buffing rolls in machine holders, using wrenches. Turns adjustment wheel observes pressure dial to set distance between rolls. Turns setscrews stop nuts to adjust motion of machine table. Starts rollers, turns valve, and depresses pedal to spray buffing compound across rolls or pulls bar-mounted stick of compound across them. Squeezes handles to open jaws of holding fixture grip ends of workpiec...
Rocket motor Mechanic: Fabricates, assembles, and tests experimental solid fuel rocket motor parts assemblies according to specifications, using handtools, precision instruments, machines, and test equipment. Reads and interprets blueprints, drawings and engineering information to define methods sequence of operations to fabricate experimental units. Sets up operates machines, like milling machines, lathes, drill presses and power saws, to machine parts. Measures parts for conformance to specifications, using calipers micrometers. Assembles parts into complet...
Small engine Mechanic: Repairs fractional-horsepower gasoline engines used to power lawnmowers, garden tractors, and similar machines, using handtools. Locates causes of trouble, dismantles engines, using handtools and examines parts for defects. Replaces or repairs parts, like rings ...
Bicycle Mechanic: Repairs and services bicycles, using power tools handtools. Tightens loosens spokes to align wheels. Disassembles axle to repair coaster brakes & to adjust replace defective parts, using handtools. Adjusts cables or replaces worn or damaged parts to repair handbrakes. Installs and adjusts speed gear mechanisms. Shapes replacement parts, using bench grinder. ...
Load test Mechanic: Sets up and operates equipment to load-test tooling and material handling apparatus, like jigs, fixtures, cables, metal fabric slings, chains, binders, and tie rods. Reads specifications to define load-test procedures. Positions secures tooling or apparatus to be tested in holding devices, manually or using crane or forklift. Attaches load-test equ...
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