• Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related Repairers
  • Manufacturing
  • Electric motor, power tool, and related repairers fix, maintain, or install electric motors, wiring, or switches.

    What do they typically do

    • Measure velocity, horsepower, revolutions per minute (rpm), amperage, circuitry, and voltage of units or parts to diagnose problems using ammeters, voltmeters, wattmeters, and other testing devices
    • Record repairs required, parts used, and labor time
    • Reassemble repaired electric motors to specified requirements and ratings using hand tools and electrical meters
    • Maintain stocks of parts
    • Repair and rebuild defective mechanical parts in electric motors, generators, and related equipment using hand tools and power tools
    • Rewire electrical systems, and repair or replace electrical accessories
    • Inspect electrical connections, wiring, relays, charging resistance boxes, and storage batteries, following wiring diagrams
    • Read service guides to find information needed to perform repairs

    Number of Jobs

    Average Annual
    Job Growth +1.0%
    Job Opening 78

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    Education & Training

    • Education

      Most occupations require training in vocational schools, related on-the-job experience, or an associate's degree.
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