Elevator Installers and Repairers

Elevator Installers and Repairers

Assemble, install, repair, or maintain electric or hydraulic freight or passenger elevators, escalators, or dumbwaiters.

Key Competencies * Attention to Detail * Dependability * Analytical Thinking * Persistence * Independence * Self Control * Integrity * Cooperation * Initiative * Stress Tolerance

Representative Tasks * Assemble, install, repair, and maintain elevators, escalators, moving sidewalks, and dumbwaiters, using hand and power tools, and testing devices such as test lamps, ammeters, and voltmeters. * Check that safety regulations and building codes are met, and complete service reports verifying conformance to standards. * Locate malfunctions in brakes, motors, switches, and signal and control systems, using test equipment.



Job Family Construction and Extraction

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