Assists a Craftsman level mechanic with the installation and preventive maintenance and repair of industrial equipment and facilities.
Identifies and explains the use of special measuring devices
uses tables of weights and measurements; use formulas to solve basic math problems.
Understands the basic blueprint layout, and how to locate information on the drawing
Has basic level of knowledge on centrifugal pumps, rotary pumps, reciprocating pumps, metering pumps, vacuum pumps, is able to explain the positive suction head and cavitation, and the types of drivers.
Knowledgeable on the operation and use of tachometers, pyrometers, multimeters, automated diagnostics tools, wiggy voltage tester, and stroboscopes
Is able to select, use, and maintain special rigging equipment, including: Jacks, Block and Tackle, Chain hoists, and Come-alongs
Knowledgeable on the various knots used in rigging, and the correct hand signals to guide a crane operator
Explain OSHA hazard communication as pertaining to lubrication, Read and interpret a material data safety sheet (MSDS), and explain the EPA hazardous waste control program, lubricant storage, lubricant classification, and lubricant film protection.
Identify and explain types of additives, Identify and explain types of lubricating oils.
Read and interpret a lubrication chart.
Trained and knowledgeable on good safety practices, and potential hazards.
Knows the purpose of the tools commonly used by industrial maintenance craft workers and how to use and maintain them.
Is able to identify the use of threaded fasteners, non-threaded fasteners, anchors. And is able to correctly use them for the given applications.
Understands how to set up oxyfuel equipment, light and adjust an oxyfuel torch, shutdown and disassemble oxyfuel equipment, change and empty cylinders, perform straight line and square shape cutting, perform piercing and slot cutting, perform bevel cutting, perform washing and gouging, and is able to heat metal with a rosebud until red hot.
Knowledgeable of the various types of gaskets, and their uses and the common materials they are made of.
Is able to lay out the gasket on gasket material, cut the inside and outside diameters to proper sizes, cut bolt holes to the proper size, install the gasket.
Knowledgeable of the use and installation of O-rings and on the uses and methods of packing.