8212-Electrical and electronic equipment assemblers

Job Title ( International classification ): 
Electrical and electronic equipment assemblers
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Job Description: 
Electrical and electronic equipment assemblers assemble or modify, according to strictly laid down procedures, components of electrical, electro-mechanical and electronic equipment.

Main Tasks include -

  • (a) assembling component parts and electrical and electronic systems and positioning, aligning and fastening units to assemblies, sub-assemblies, or frames using hand or power tools, soldering and micro-welding equipment.
  • (b) reviewing work orders, specifications, diagrams and drawings to determine materials needed and assembly instructions
  • (c) recording production and operational data on specified forms
  • (d) operating wire-coiling machines to wind wire coils used in electrical equipment and components such as registers, transformers, armature wires, electric motors and generators
  • (e) inspecting and testing completed components and assemblies, wiring installations and circuits and rejecting faulty assembly components

Examples of the occupations classified here:
- Armature assembler
- Assembler, electronic equipment
- Electrical equipment assembler
- Electromechanical equipment assembler
- Electronic equipment assembler
- Etcher (printed circuit board)


Some related occupations classified elsewhere:
Precision instrument-makers ? 7311
Electronics mechanics and servicers ? 7421

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