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Maintenance and Repair Worker

Repair and maintain machines, mechanical equipment, and structures. Paint, repair flooring, and service plumbing, electrical, and air-conditioning and heating systems.

Conducting routine inspections of premises and equipment.
Performing preventative maintenance.
Taking care of basic repairs and maintenance.
Supervising contractors when professional repairs are required.
Identifying and correcting mechanical problems.
As needed, repair machines, equipment, or structures.

High school diploma or general education degree (GED).
Associate degree from a technical college.
Skilled in the use of hand and power tools.
Able to take apart machines, equipment, or devices to remove and replace defective parts.
Capable to check blueprints, repair manuals, or parts catalogues as necessary.
Capable of using common tools such as hammers, hoists, saws, drills, and wrenches.
Be familiar with precision measuring instruments or electronic testing devices.
Experience in performing routine maintenance.