Mechanical Engineering Technicians

Mechanical Engineering Technicians

Apply theory and principles of mechanical engineering to modify, develop, test, or calibrate machinery and equipment under direction of engineering staff or physical scientists.

Key Competencies * Attention to Detail * Analytical Thinking * Dependability * Initiative * Persistence * Cooperation * Integrity * Adaptability/Flexibility * Stress Tolerance * Achievement/Effort

Representative Tasks * Discuss changes in design, method of manufacture and assembly, and drafting techniques and procedures with staff and coordinate corrections. * Calculate required capacities for equipment of proposed system to obtain specified performance and submit data to engineering personnel for approval. * Review project instructions and blueprints to ascertain test specifications, procedures, and objectives, and test nature of technical problems such as redesign.


Manufacturing, Professional Scientific & Technical Services,

Job Family Architecture and Engineering

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