Repair Engineer

Mechanical Engineer

Minimum-B. Tech (Mechanical)

Previous relevant work experience

The tasks that a Mechanical Engineer, Air-conditioning is expected to perform include:Designing, assembling, installing and maintaining air conditioning

Surveying premises or rooms for installation of equipment

Working out technical details of erection of machinery, alteration of existing structures etc.Preparing estimates of costs and getting its approved

Ensuring that premise or room is airtight so that cooled air does not escape

Recording temperatures produced by machines and makes necessary settings and adjustments to produce desired temperature

Knowledge of designing air conditioners

Knowledge of assembling and installing the machine

Proficient in preparing cost estimates Proficient in recording temperatures produced by the machine

Well-versed in supervising work of mechanics engaged in repairing

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Good communication skills

Creativity, pragmatism and rationale thinking

Confidence & persistence

Flexibility and attentiveness

Social and networking skills

Time management skills

Team player


Hard working

It is not a desk job

Need to handle a team of engineers

Local travelling is a part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs are available in some cities

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Construction companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company Shift system maybe available

Being self-employed is also an option. In this case, the working hours and days will be flexible

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs

Thejobis not listedashazardousordangerous under The Factories Act 1948 (section 87)

Occupational hazards include general fatigue, stress, unsocial working hours, long hours of travel and work, etc.

Health risks include exposure to wires and electrical equipment and tools, heavy machinery, dirt and dust, etc.

For candidates with up to 2 years experience INR 25,000 to INR 30,000 per monthFor candidates with 2 to 5 years experience INR 31,000 to INR 35,500 per monthFor candidates with over 5 years experience INR 40,000 to INR 50,000 per month(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Growth of Construction Sector in India

The market value of construction sector in India is projected to expand up to INR 11954 billion by 2017. Continuously increasing infrastructure spending levels of the government has made the industry highly attractive among foreign investors in the recent years.

The Construction sectors growth is expected to reach 7.5 percent by 2016-17 from current growth rates of 5.6 percent and is expected to contribute significantly to the countrys GDP in the next five years thereby showing its vital importance for the economic growth of the nation. Construction sector is the 2nd largest employer in the country. Supervisory and managerial levels constitute 12% of the total workforce. The Working Group for the Twelfth Plan estimates an additional requirement of 23000 engineers and supervisors in order to cope with the envisaged capacity expansions. Higher investment public as well as private sector growth forecast over next 5 years is 8 to 9%.

Human Capital Requirements

In Construction works, two areas of trades are of utmost importance:

a) Mechanical trades: Those which require more understanding of machines and mechanical engineering

b) Civil Trades: Those which are more closely associated with understanding structures and civil engineering related aspects.

The construction sector currently employs over 45 million employees and is slated to employ more than 76 million employees by 2022. This implies additional creation of 31 million jobs in the 9 year period.All these factors indicate good job prospects for Mechanical Engineer, Air Conditioning and other professionals

Large construction & electronics companies

Mid-sized construction companies, real estate companies, developers and builders

Construction companies that are members of Builders Association of India (BAI)

Towns and cities across India

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Architectural, Mechanical or Civil Engineering institutes across India

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