• Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related Repairers
  • Manufacturing
  • Annual Median Wage
    $ 44,980
    $29,300 range bar $64,960
    Annual NC Wage Range
    Growth Rate
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    Moderately Growing
  • Electric motor, power tool, and related repairers fix, maintain, or install electric motors, wiring, or switches.

What do they typically do

  • Repair and rebuild defective mechanical parts in electric motors, generators, and related equipment using hand tools and power tools
  • 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
  • Read service guides to find information needed to perform repairs
  • Maintain stocks of parts
  • Inspect electrical connections, wiring, relays, charging resistance boxes, and storage batteries, following wiring diagrams
  • Reassemble repaired electric motors to specified requirements and ratings using hand tools and electrical meters
  • Rewire electrical systems, and repair or replace electrical accessories
  • Record repairs required, parts used, and labor time

Number of Jobs

Average Annual
Job Growth +0.5%
Job Opening 92

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Education & Training

  • Education

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