Atomiser and Fuel Pump Fitter

Atomiser Mechanic

The tasks a Mechanic Atomiser and Fuel Pump (Diesel) is expected to perform include:

Repairing and setting atomizers and fuel pumps units of diesel engines, using testing and setting tool, for efficient performance

Dismantling the fuel pump kit using different tools

Cleaning various components in oil and examining them for wear and tear, damage, etc.

Proficiency in replacing damaged or worn out parts with new ones

Adept at assembling parts together to complete unit

Well-versed with fitting assembled or repaired kit on test bench with testing engine and giving various connections like fuel supply, pressure gauge etc.

Knowledge of setting machine speed and pressure and starting testing pump

Proficiency in observing machine running at prescribed speed and collecting oil output in calibrated test tubes

Well-versed with ensuring that output of oil is as per specifications and making necessary adjustment to plunger sleeve of pump to get quantity of oil from each nozzle

Adept at conducting face angle tests to pump oil at correct timing and rectifying defects, if any

Knowledge of removing atomizer from pump, fitting it to special testing machine and operating machines to see whether oil is ejected in fine spray under prescribed pressure

Adept at changing nozzles where necessary

Proficiency in disassembling governor mechanism of fuel pump, cleaning it, oiling and greasing moving parts and setting it

Knowledge of changing governor diaphragm, if necessary

Physically fit

Ability to work focus for long hours

Diligent and hardworking

Time management skills

Ability to work independently

Dexterity of hands

It needs one to be on their toes

May need to handle a team

Local travelling is not 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
Working hours are 10/12 hours everyday for 5/6 days a week. This may vary from workshop to workshop

Shift system maybe available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?

This job is considered mildly hazardous or dangerous

Health hazards include exposure to chemicals, toxic materials, etc.

Occupational hazards include strain on eyes, risk of accidents, injuries, chemical reactions, slips, etc.

Will be updated

Overview of Automotive Sector in India

The Indian auto industry is known as a global hub for manufacturing compact cars and, therefore, the value of FDI in the sector is also increasing. The FDI in the automotive sector accounted for 3.9 per cent during the years 2000 to 2011. This increased to 6.9 per cent in 2012 and 2013. This is further positioned to increase as more foreign players are looking to expand their manufacturing base in India. Till December 2013, India received 9,99,648 crores of FDI out of which 44,880

crores was in automobile.

The contribution of the auto and auto components sector is pegged at a CAGR of approximately 8% up to the year 2016. Industry growth, changing technology, growing economy, larger income at disposal and lowering first hand life-cycle of cars have triggered requirements for fresh skilling and up-skilling in the sector. By 2022, nearly 15 million people are expected to be employed in automobile sector directly in the industry.

19.1 million people are employed in automobile sector directly or indirectly. This includes manufacturing in OEM, auto components, raw material factories, automobile dealers, service centres, and other enabler sectors. Presently, more than 70 per cent of the auto component companies are SMEs. Access to capital, technology and the high rate of interest would limit their growth. Further, the automotive sector has 56 per cent of workforce which is second highest after telecom sector. By 2022, the employment in this sector is expected to reach 38 million. The incremental employment is higher in indirect employment, which is expected to go up to 68 per cent of the total employment

. As the industry grows, so will job opportunities for Mechanic Atomiser and Fuel Pump (Diesel).

Automobile workshops across India

Service centres across India

Towns and cities across India