Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics

Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics

Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul small engines used to power lawn mowers, chain saws, recreational sporting equipment and related equipment.

Key Competencies * Dependability * Integrity * Attention to Detail * Independence * Achievement/Effort * Analytical Thinking * Innovation * Initiative * Self Control * Adaptability/Flexibility

Representative Tasks * Test and inspect engines to determine malfunctions, to locate missing and broken parts, and to verify repairs, using diagnostic instruments. * Record repairs made, time spent, and parts used. * Repair and maintain gasoline engines used to power equipment such as portable saws, lawn mowers, generators, and compressors.


Government, Manufacturing, Mining Quarrying & Oil & Gas Extraction, Administrative & Support Services,

Job Family Installation, Maintenance, and Repair

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