Skills Electrical Mechanic in Saskatchewan

Find out what skills you typically need to work as an electrical mechanic in Canada. These skills are applicable to all Electrical mechanics (NOC 72422).

Tasks

  • Test and observe electrical and mechanical conditions of equipment
  • Troubleshoot and repair electric motors, transformers, switchgear, generators and other electro-mechanical equipment
  • Use machining tools to fabricate or recondition parts
  • Replace or recondition shafts, bearings, commutators and other components
  • Weld or braze components
  • Instruct apprentices
  • Wind, assemble and install various types of coils
  • Perform static or dynamic balancing of armatures or rotors
  • Read and interpret blueprints
  • Perform some machining to recondition or modify shafts, commutators or other parts
  • Perform on-site servicing and repair
  • Test and repair or replace faulty wiring or components in electrical switchgear
  • Test repaired motors, transformers, switchgear or other electrical apparatus to ensure proper performance

Skills and Knowledge Checklist

The following skills and knowledge are usually required in this occupation.

Skills

Operating and Repairing Equipment, Machinery and Vehicles Help - Operating and Repairing Equipment, Machinery and Vehicles
  • Operating Stationary Industrial Equipment
  • Mechanical Installing, Maintaining and Repairing
Information Handling Help - Information Handling
  • Processing Information
Analysis Help - Analysis
  • Inspecting and Testing
  • Analyzing Information
  • Examining and Diagnosing

Knowledge

Manufacturing and Production Help - Manufacturing and Production
  • Processing and Production
Engineering and Technology Help - Engineering and Technology
  • Mechanics and Machinery
  • Electricity (Electrical and Electronics)
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