7233-Agricultural and industrial machinery mechanics and repairers

Job Title ( International classification ): 
Agricultural and industrial machinery mechanics and repairers
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Job Description: 
Agricultural and industrial machinery mechanics and repairers fit, install, examine, service and repair engines, agricultural and industrial machinery and mechanical equipment, except motor vehicle, aircraft and electric motors.

Main Tasks include -

  • (a) fitting, installing, examining, servicing and repairing engines, machinery and mechanical equipment
  • (b) oiling and greasing stationary engines and machinery
  • (c) inspecting and testing new machinery and mechanical equipment for conformity with standards and specifications
  • (d) disassembling machinery and equipment to remove parts and make repairs
  • (e) examining parts for defects such as breakage and excessive wear
  • (f) operating newly repaired machinery and equipment to verify the adequacy of repairs
  • (g) recording repairs and maintenance performed.

Examples of the occupations classified here:
- Air-conditioning equipment mechanic
- Construction machinery mechanic
- Construction machinery repairer
- Farm machinery repairer
- Mining machinery fitter
- Mining machinery repairer
- Stationary eng


- Some related occupations classified elsewhere:
- Electrical mechanic - 7412
- Mechanical machinery assembler- 8211

Careers (Singapore Standards):