Equipment mechanics are specialists that specialize in the inspection and repair of mechanical systems. As an equipment mechanic, you must ensure equipment efficiency and quality. Primarily, you are to respond to issues and concerns about mechanical systems. It is also a part of your duties to identify a client's needs as well as to conduct inspections. In addition, you are also expected to perform repairs and corrective measures if and when the need arises.
As an equipment mechanic, you must perform a maintenance check regularly. This is to ensure that the operators work efficiently and they are safe to work with. Furthermore, you may be required to liaise with customers concerning the extent of damage and repair and provide a cost estimate. All these must be done while building a strong positive relationship with clients to strengthen the customer base.
To be a successful equipment mechanic, you must have mechanical skills, organizational skills, and dexterity. You will earn at least an average salary of $44,709 per year.