Directly supervises and coordinates the activities of mechanics, installers, and repairers.
This career is part of the Manufacturing cluster Maintenance, Installation and Repair pathway, Production/Process Technology pathway.
A person in this career:
- Determines schedules, sequences, and assignments for work activities, based on work priority, quantity of equipment, and skill of personnel.
- Inspects and monitors work areas, examines tools and equipment, and provides employee safety training to prevent, detect, and correct unsafe conditions or violations of procedures and safety rules.
- Investigates accidents or injuries and prepares reports of findings.
- Monitors employees' work levels and reviews work performance.
- Requisitions materials and supplies, such as tools, equipment, or replacement parts.
- Inspects, tests, and measures completed work, using devices such as hand tools or gauges to verify conformance to standards or repair requirements.
- Conducts or arranges for worker training in safety, repair, or maintenance techniques, operational procedures, or equipment use.
- Develops, implements, or evaluates maintenance policies and procedures.
- Computes estimates and actual costs of factors such as materials, labor, or outside contractors.
- Examines objects, systems, or facilities and analyzes information to determine needed installations, services, or repairs.