Industrial Machinery Mechanics
Also called: Fixer, Loom Fixer, Maintenance Mechanic, Maintenance Technician
In the Army: Quartermaster and Chemical Equipment Repairer
In the Coast Guard: Aviation Boatswain's Mate, Launching and Recovery Equipment
In the Navy: Aircraft Launch and Recovery Equipment Maintenance and Administrative Operations Technician; Aviation Fuels Maintenance Technician; Causeway Section Powered/Side Loadable Warping Tug (CSP/SLWT) Engineer; Electronic Automatic Boiler Controls Maintenance Technician; Intermediate Maintenance Activity (IMA) Nuclear Worker; LSD-41 Class Propulsion System Technician; Maintenance Crane Intermediate Maintenance Technician; NAMTS Gas Turbine Repair; SSN 774 Class Advanced Auxiliary Equipment Technician; SSN/SSBN Weapons Equipment Technician; Support Equipment Gas Turbine Mechanic
- Repair or maintain the operating condition of industrial production or processing machinery or equipment.
- Repair or replace broken or malfunctioning components of machinery or equipment.
- Disassemble machinery or equipment to remove parts and make repairs.
Engineering and Technology
Manufactured or Agricultural Goods
Arts and Humanities
Math and Science
Hand and Finger Use
Hearing and Speech
Ideas and Logic
People interested in this work like activities that include practical, hands-on problems and solutions.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Industrial control software
Computer aided design CAD software
New job opportunities are very likely in the future.
per year, on average
This work is part of the green economy.