Christian Bonilla Period 9
Repairing — Repairing machines or systems using the needed tools.
Troubleshooting — Determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.
Quality Control Analysis — Conducting tests and inspections of products, services, or processes to evaluate quality or performance.
Complex Problem Solving — Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
Critical Thinking — Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
Equipment Maintenance — Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
Equipment Selection — Determining the kind of tools and equipment needed to do a job.
Judgment and Decision Making — Considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one.
Operation Monitoring — Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.
Percentage of RespondentsEducation Level Required
44 High school diploma or equivalent
40 Some college, no degree
10 Less than high school diploma
Job Outlook/ Growth
Projected growth (2010-2020) Slower than average (3% to 9%)
Projected job openings (2010-2020)2,700
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49-9011.00Mechanical Door Repairers
49-9031.00Home Appliance Repairers