Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other :

All installation, maintenance, and repair workers not listed separately.


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About the Job


Indiana Average Salary $37,760.00
Average Time to Fill 59 days
Typical Education Certificate / Credential
Typical Experience
10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026) 3,253
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026) 8.86 %

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Skills Profile


Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Attention to Detail
Work Ethic
Information Gathering
Problem-solving

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Handling and Moving Objects

Adjust electrical or electronic equipment
Calibrate equipment to specifications
Set mechanical or electrical controls or components
Adjust equipment to ensure optimal performance
Adjust measuring or control devices
Adjust mechanical equipment
Adjust industrial, manufacturing, or production equipment
Install attachments to machinery or related structures
Install electrical fixtures or components
Install/Replace measuring or control devices such as meters or regulators
Install electrical or electronic cables or wiring
Install electronic equipment, components, or systems
Solder metal parts, piping, or components
Weld metal parts and components
Solder electrical or electronic connections or components
Perform combination welding or cutting procedures
Weld metal structures
Paint vehicles, structures and objects using spraying equipment
Apply adhesives, caulking, or sealants
Paint surfaces such as walls
Set-up specialized rigging
Install plumbing, piping, or water handling systems
Perform basic plumbing
Assemble equipment or components
Dismantle/Reassemble rigging
Install heating, ventilation, or air conditioning (HVAC) equipment
Position machines, equipment, or structures
Connect electrical components or equipment
Assemble/Disassemble manufactured mechanical products, engines, or machinery by hand

Repairing and Maintaining Mechanical Equipment

Conduct tests to locate mechanical system malfunction
Perform preventative maintenance on manufacturing equipment
Level machines, equipment, or structures
Align machines, equipment, or structures
Replace gas, steam, sewer, or water piping or fixtures
Replace malfunctioning or worn mechanical components
Clean installation, maintenance, or repair tools, equipment, or machinery
Maintain work tools or equipment
Lubricate machinery, equipment, or parts
Calibrate mechanical equipment or instruments to specification
Repair green energy equipment or systems
Repair gas, steam, oil, sewer, or water piping or fixtures
Repair measuring or control devices
Repair mechanical equipment or machinery
Prepare equipment for maintenance
Repair cargo or passenger vehicle
Repair specialized rigging
Repair malfunctioning or worn mechanical components


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Booster Skills & Certifications

Job Seekers possessing booster skills & certifications, such as those listed below, added to core skills are more marketable, harder to find and expensive to hire.

Hard to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be hard to fill. These skills and certifications make a job seeker more in demand because the skills are not widely available.

Expensive to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be expensive to fill. Job seekers with these skills and certifications are likely to earn more money.

Skill or Certification Certi - fication Hard to Fill Expensive to Fill
Cost Estimation
Renewable Energy
Customer Contact
Plumbing
Data Collection
Retrofitting
Industrial Engineering Industry Expertise



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