• Mechanical Door Repairers
  • Architecture and Construction
  • Annual Median Wage
    $ 40,890
    $28,290 range bar $51,170
    Annual NC Wage Range
    Growth Rate
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    Very Fast Growing
  • Mechanical door repairers install, service, or repair automatic door mechanisms and hydraulic doors. This occupation Includes garage door mechanics.

What do they typically do

  • Complete required paperwork according to services performed or required
  • Adjust doors to open or close with the correct amount of effort or make simple adjustments to electric openers
  • Carry springs to tops of doors, using ladders or scaffolding, and attach springs to tracks to install spring systems
  • Collect payment when job is done
  • Repair or replace worn or broken door parts using hand tools
  • Inspect job sites, assessing headroom, side room, or other conditions to determine how appropriate a door is for a specific location
  • Fasten angle iron back-hangers to ceilings and tracks, using fasteners or welding equipment
  • Wind large springs with upward motion of arm

Number of Jobs

Average Annual
Job Growth +1.2%
Job Opening 45

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Education & Training

  • Education

    These occupations usually require a high school diploma.
    Associated Programs or Majors
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