7445- Other repairers and servicers

Canada NOC: 
Job Title: 

Other repairers and servicers

Job Description: 

This unit group includes workers, not elsewhere classified, who repair and service a wide variety of products, such as cameras, scales, musical instruments, coin machines, vending machines, sporting goods and other miscellaneous products and equipment. They are employed by product specialty repair shops and service establishments.

Main Duties: 

epairers and servicers in this unit group perform some or all of the following duties:

Inspect products to determine the requirement for repair
Repair or replace defective or worn out parts and components using hand, power or specially designed tools
Test and adjust repaired products for proper functioning
Perform routine maintenance
May calibrate products using hand tools.

Employment Requirements: 

Some secondary school education is usually required.
Completion of college or other courses relevant to a particular equipment or product repair
Completion of several months of on-the-job training is usually required.

Additional Inormation: 

Some mobility may occur among workers in this unit group.
Progression to supervisory positions is possible with experience.

Classified Elsewhere: 

Locksmiths (in 7384 Other trades and related occupations, n.e.c.)
Supervisors of workers in this unit group (in 7205 Contractors and supervisors, other construction trades, installers, repairers and servicers)

Source Of Info: 

National Occupation Classification, (2011)

Statistics Canada and Human Resources and Skills Development Canada,

February 2012,

Catalogue no. 12-583-X