Top Tool Repair Technician Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Tool Repair Technician. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Tool Repair Technician resumes they appeared on. For example, 22.8% of Tool Repair Technician resumes contained Rental Department as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Tool Repair Technician actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

The six most common skills found on Tool Repair Technician resumes in 2020. Read below to see the full list.

1. Rental Department

high Demand
Here's how Rental Department is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Helped Tool rental department go from Last in our division to seconded in fist two months in department.
  • Worked in the tool rental department, renting out equipment and repairing equipment when necessary.
  • Started in Garden Department and was moved to Tool Rental Department.
  • Maintain inventory and inventory reports for the tool rental department.
  • Worked as the lead mechanic in the rental department.
  • demonstrate use of all tools in rental department prepare contracts using computers, cash registers.

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2. Hand Tools

high Demand
Here's how Hand Tools is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Maintained and organized a verity of hand tools ranging from pneumatic hand grinders to machine cutters and indicators.
  • Repair and maintenance of a variety of hand tools: Ex.
  • Repaired and tested major brands of industrial generators and hand tools.
  • Diagnose and repair hand tools, pumps, winches, hoist, and power tools.
  • Used ammeters, voltmeters, wattmeters, hand tools, power tools and soldering irons.
  • Installed or replaced both mechanical/electrical/electronic components using hand tools.

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3. Customer Service

high Demand
Here's how Customer Service is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Diagnose and perform maintenance on power tools; shipping and receiving;customer service
  • Sell used rental equipment, Customer Service, Assist in Store operations.
  • Serviced power tools and equipment Prepared parts orders and customer service
  • Repaired small electrical tools for customers.Sales and customer service.
  • tool fleet maintenance, mechanical troubleshooting, and customer service.
  • Tool Diagnosis Tool Repair Customer Service

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4. Rental Equipment

high Demand
Here's how Rental Equipment is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Maintained rental equipment and performed maintenance as necessary.
  • Developed a program for the starting of rental equipment to insure all equipment is ready to rent.
  • Keep a running inventory of all rental equipment and repair parts.
  • Check in and out tool rental equipment.
  • Repaired and Maintained rental equipment.
  • Report and log in rental equipment info that are due for repairs to shop mechanic.

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5. Small Engines

high Demand
Here's how Small Engines is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Diagnose and repair small engines.
  • Diagnose, evaluate, and repair power tool equipment and small engines.
  • Tool Tech-Evaluation and repair of small engines, outdoor power equipment and handheld electrical devices.

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6. CNC

high Demand
Here's how CNC is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Improved production efficiencies by researching and implementing a new programmable CNC mill for the tool and die department.
  • Set up and operate OKK CNC mills and OKK EDM Wireburner
  • Provide advanced instruction and guidance using woodworking and metal working equipment including CNC plasma cutting equipment.
  • Machined/constructed various model appendages using manual and CNC machining.
  • Programmed and operated CNC mill and 3D scanner -Maintained and operated shop equipment for vacuum-forming, mold making, and foam modeling
  • Experienced in Precision machining to .0001, manual mill/lathe, 2-D programming, and CNC Machining, welding.

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7. Electric Tools

high Demand
Here's how Electric Tools is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Diagnose and repair pneumatic/electric tools.
  • Diagnosed, repaired and maintained gasoline and electric tools.
  • Trained and certified on Milwaukee electric tools.
  • Diagnose & Repair Air & Electric Tools
  • Inventory tool sets Inspect and test air, hydraulic and electric tools.
  • Repaired all customers small engine two an four stroke an hand held electric tools an just about anything that came along .

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8. Diagnosis

high Demand
Here's how Diagnosis is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Composed written reports of data collected from patient evaluation and presented to department chief for thorough analysis of patient diagnosis.
  • Troubleshooted equipment wiring harnesses using technical manuals and schematic drawings to diagnosis and isolate faults and effect repairs.
  • Provided advanced problem diagnosis, resolution and follow-up for inbound telephone customer reported issues and initiated/implemented appropriate changes as necessary.
  • Perform electrical system testing, diagnosis & troubleshooting procedures to determine malfunction & necessary repairs.
  • Provided a positive customer experience with accurate and quick diagnosis and resolution of automotive problems.
  • Document problem descriptions and detailed problem diagnosis with accuracy and compliance with established practices.

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9. Repair Parts

high Demand
Here's how Repair Parts is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Keep account of the inventory of repair parts in stock and order repair parts on a need be basis.
  • Identify repair parts requirements, place orders and receipt inspection of all repair projects.
  • Determined if unit was/is still good for repair or repair parts.
  • Maintained test equipment, parts inventory and ordered repair parts.
  • Installed modifications and repair parts to various tactical vehicles as directed in order to restore them to combat ready status.
  • Give a written invoice of repair parts needed and estimate of cost to customer and get signatures where needed.

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10. Depot

high Demand
Here's how Depot is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Traveled to local districts to set up new repair and maintenance depots.
  • Job Duties: Responsibilities include instructing and training employees and customers how to safely operate equipment furnished by Home Depot.
  • Outperformed other Home Depot locations by keeping a neat, well organized tool repair room.
  • Trained new employees on tool rental and use of Home Depot computer systems.
  • Repaired and Service Equipment for The Home Depot
  • Rent tools through home depot software.

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11. Nail Guns

high Demand
Here's how Nail Guns is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Diagnosed and made repairs on air-powered tools such as framing, roofing, and nail guns.
  • Diagnose and Repair pneumatic nail guns and air compressors.
  • Rebuild and or repair nail guns for various companies.
  • Tool Tech, fixing and repairing varioustools, nail guns, compressors & staplers.Fabrication of shelving unitesSome building and maintenance

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12. Replacement Parts

average Demand
Here's how Replacement Parts is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Clean and organized, purchased indexing cabinet to organize replacement parts for on hand repairs.
  • Make and keep track of all Requisitions for replacement parts.
  • Price & order replacement parts & tools; etc.
  • Maintained accurate records of in-store inventory to sustain optimal levels of replacement parts.
  • Worked closely with manufacturers and field representatives as necessary to procure replacement parts.
  • Maintain extensive parts inventory of portable and pager component replacement parts.

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13. Unload Trucks

average Demand
Here's how Unload Trucks is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Load and unload trucks, put equipment away, test equipment to see if anything is broken.
  • Load and unload trucks, operate forklift to perform job duties, keep a clean working environment.
  • Assist Shipping and Receiving when necessary; pick and pack orders, load and unload trucks.
  • Use forklifts to load and unload trucks, also move items around the shop area.
  • Utilized forklift to load and unload trucks or move parts around yard.
  • Operated forklifts to load and unload trucks.

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14. Drill Press

average Demand
Here's how Drill Press is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Use drill press, surface grinders, milling machines among other tools/equipment.
  • Use lathe, band-saw, mill, and/or drill press when necessary along with the 3D modeling software SolidWorks.
  • Prepared samples of finished product for marketing uses which required operating a drill press, sanding, and cutting.
  • Use of power tools and equipment, including drill press, metal shears, and press break.
  • Worked with shop tools such as drill press, table saw, and other power tools.
  • Operate radial drill presses, lathes and grinders to facilitate part manufacture.

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15. Equipment Repair

average Demand
Here's how Equipment Repair is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Tool repair, shipping and receiving, counter person, equipment repair, inventory clerk, shop coordinator.
  • Fix returned power equipment for resale and customer equipment repairs.
  • Tool and equipment repair, shipping and recieving of tools and parts, inventory clerk, customer service.
  • Ordered and maintained parts for equipment repairs.

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16. Rental Contracts

average Demand
Here's how Rental Contracts is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Build tool rental contracts.- Clean and repair returned rental equipment.
  • Tool rental and repair Assisted with daily rental contracts
  • Tool Rental, sold out tool rental contracts for customers using the company tools as a rental
  • Created customer relationships with creating rental contracts in a timely and friendly manner.
  • Created, closed and maintained rental contracts for contractors and DIY customers.
  • Maintain fleet rental tools and create customer rental contracts.

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17. Test Procedures

average Demand
Here's how Test Procedures is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Perform test procedures and reading/interpreting schematics down to component level by applying technical expertise for highest quality and accurate results.
  • Involved with adaptation and design of complex test equipment and development of related test procedures and documentation.
  • Conducted power checking test procedures and equipment to verify electrical and mechanical integrity of units assembled.
  • Developed and reviewed test procedures and test reports, interpreting customer and industry specifications.
  • Confer with engineering personnel regarding details and implications of test procedures and results.
  • Develop and submit specific test procedures by extracting technical data from existing specifications.

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18. Electric Motors

average Demand
Here's how Electric Motors is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Tool Mechanic/ServicerRepaired and maintained electric motors.

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19. Machine Tools

average Demand
Here's how Machine Tools is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Developed Windows application for preventive maintenance of machine tools in Visual Basic.
  • Purchased all machine tools & set up complete tool room.
  • Plant maintenance & Preventive maintenance programs on machine tools.
  • Repair, rebuild and restoration of machine tools to company standards.
  • Set up and operated a variety of machine tools and fits.
  • Record and document all changes to precision industrial machine tools.

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20. Order Parts

average Demand
Here's how Order Parts is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Look up and order parts for rebuilds, write up price quotes, be neat and organized.
  • Diagnose Trucks Trailers>Order parts, pick up parts> Install and Repair customer units
  • Take inventory of electrical shop and order parts as needed from outside contractors.
  • Use an online cat parts website to order parts when necessary.
  • Assist management with shop inventory and order parts as needed.
  • Order parts needed for repairs & inventory maintaining.

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21. Honda

average Demand
Here's how Honda is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Traveled to several off-site locations including Honda of Canada to oversee test runs on up and coming tooling.
  • Played a pivotal role in delivering the standard of quality Honda Expected in tool repair and calibrations.
  • Worked closely with Honda employees to ensure a timely and satisfactory tool repair and calibration service.
  • Repair and rebuild of Honda small engines.

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22. Computer System

average Demand
Here's how Computer System is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Helped with technical support of desktop computers, applications and other related technology that includes testing and installation of computer systems.
  • Maintain company computer systems Repair small copiers and fax machines Troubleshoot and repair electronic file systems SQL Database configuration
  • Performed necessary research on internal computer systems and ordered documents and transcripts pertinent to the classified issues.
  • Document painting & blasting treatment and maintenance actions on military equipment using manual or commercial computer systems.
  • Network and Computer Systems Administrator, Radio Operator, Telecommunications Equipment Installer and Repairer, Training and Development Specialist.
  • Included are multiple on-line network systems, auxiliary consoles and peripheral equipment on electronic computer systems.

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23. Inventory Control

average Demand
Here's how Inventory Control is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Perform inventory control and purchasing for new tool sales and repair parts.
  • Inventory control of all capital equipment and small tools.
  • Repaired tools, inventory control for tool rental company.Temporary position.
  • Return excess inventory to stock room, report adjustments required to inventory control for damaged or scrap inventory identified during assembly.
  • Lead company inventory control efforts by implementing systems to maintain accurate accounting for inventory on a daily and annual basis.
  • Generate necessary paperwork for analysis of inventory levels and inventory control as well as the timeliness of shipping final product.

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24. Customer Repairs

low Demand
Here's how Customer Repairs is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Top technician in Portland District comprised of 12 stores in customer repairs and fleet maintain.

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25. New Tools

low Demand
Here's how New Tools is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Assemble new tools out of stock parts.
  • Weld and spot in to repair flash, operate a mill and lathe to make repair or make new tools.
  • Assist with mass production start up of new tools (Injection & Blow molds).

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26. Rental Tools

low Demand
Here's how Rental Tools is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Repair Rental Tools -Customer Service -Maintain all rental tools and keep service records for the equipment
  • Maintain over 300+ rental tools for a high profit rental department.
  • Tool Tech Repaired and maintained all rental tools.
  • Handled maintenance of all rental tools and equipment daily and repaired large tractor equipment.
  • Repair tool rental tools; electric, gas powered, and pneumatic.
  • Repair, rebuilding and maintenance of all rental tools and equipment.

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27. Trouble Shooting

low Demand
Here's how Trouble Shooting is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Trouble shooting for down services using sophisticated electronic test equipment and measuring devices.
  • Work independently repairing and trouble shooting of electrical issues on irrigation systems.
  • Process trouble shooting & maintenance co ordination appreciated by the management
  • Fabricated and did trouble shooting for mechanical and electrical equipment.
  • Performed trouble shooting techniques to guarantee machine functionality.
  • Performed trouble shooting: calibration and electrical testing procedures using ac/dc electrical controls.

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28. Electrical Systems

low Demand
Here's how Electrical Systems is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Overhaul, repair, assembly, troubleshooting and testing turbo machinery products incorporating mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical systems.
  • Performed all aspects of automotive and light truck mechanical service and repair including complex diagnostics of computer and electrical systems.
  • Perform maintenance of vehicles including repairing engine failures; repairing mechanical and electrical systems malfunctions; replacing parts and components.
  • Performed planned and unplanned maintenance on aviation ground support equipment including mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical systems.
  • Ensured safety to residents and other employees by making professional electrical wiring and other repairs to electrical systems.
  • Preform unscheduled, and preventative maintenance on various instrumentation and electrical systems on hydraulic fracturing equipment.

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29. Drill Bits

low Demand
Here's how Drill Bits is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Evaluated life left in used drill bits for bid assessment.
  • Initiated "Job One" program to buy, sell and rent used Roller Cone drill bits.

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30. Data Entry

low Demand
Here's how Data Entry is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Performed all basic histology and cytology techniques including maintenance of instruments and data entry of patient information.
  • Performed data entry of referral authorization, outpatient surgeries, inpatient procedure and admissions.
  • Schedule doctor appointments for residents Skills Used Computer skills Effective communication skills Accurate data entry
  • Job responsibilities included preparation of loan document using proprietary systems through accurate data entry.
  • Worked with computer data entry, customer requirements/specification and other applicable quality requirements.
  • Assisted appraisers with data entry information and editing of the computerized appraisal system.

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31. Chain Saws

low Demand
Here's how Chain Saws is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Repaired gas tools and equipment, generators, inverters, chain saws, cut off saws, etc.

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32. Diagnostic Equipment

low Demand
Here's how Diagnostic Equipment is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Used diagnostic equipment to troubleshoot tools.
  • Diagnosed electrical faults within complex electrical systems using system related schematics, diagnostic equipment, and corresponding repair tools/devices.
  • Maintain computer-aided diagnostic equipment, including software updates on an as-needed basis.
  • Performed appropriate clerical work for preventive maintenance checks and services on tools, diagnostic equipment, vehicles, and power generators.
  • Use Test, Measurement, and Diagnostic Equipment (TMDE) to determine cause of faults.
  • Advanced knowledge in the use of Oscilloscopes, power meters, spectrometers and other diagnostic equipment.

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33. Proper USE

low Demand
Here's how Proper USE is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Assisted students with proper use of shop tools and machinery, solved fabrication problems, learned and maintained all shop equipment.
  • Assist students and staff with projects and senior design initiatives while educating others in proper use of equipment.
  • Maintained studio health and safety practices in cold shop, assisted students with proper use of equipment.
  • Demonstrate to the customer the proper use, operation and care of their unit.
  • Trained students in proper use milling machines, lathes, drill presses and saws.
  • Trained end-user operators in the proper use of electronic controllers.

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34. New Technicians

low Demand
Here's how New Technicians is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Train and instruct new technicians from other stores.
  • Assist team leader in training new technicians.
  • Assist in training new technicians in company procedures/processes.
  • Train new technicians on repairs, procedures and process flow documentation.
  • Mentored new technicians on technical procedures, laws and regulatory guidance.
  • Trained new technicians for the local and regional business locations.

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35. Fleet Tools

low Demand
Here's how Fleet Tools is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Repair and maintain both fleet tools for rental and customer tools.
  • Update and maintain a parts order databank for both customer and fleet tools.

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36. Inventory Parts

low Demand
Here's how Inventory Parts is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Utilized computers to assist in inventory parts and stock replenishment

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37. DIY

low Demand
Here's how DIY is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Provide instruction to DIY customers on the proper and safe use of the correct tool for his or her project.

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38. PPE

low Demand
Here's how PPE is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Shipped through Federal Express, United Parcel Service, United States Postal Service, Emery, international shipping carriers.
  • Repair millroom tooling, contact vendors for purchase of PPE for employees.

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39. Proper Operation

low Demand
Here's how Proper Operation is used in Tool Repair Technician jobs:
  • Tested equipment for proper operation.

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20 Most Common Skill for a Tool Repair Technician

Rental Department28.8%
Hand Tools11.7%
Customer Service11.1%
Rental Equipment4.4%
Small Engines3.8%
CNC3.8%
Electric Tools3.5%
Diagnosis3.5%

Typical Skill-Sets Required For A Tool Repair Technician

RankSkillPercentage of ResumesPercentage
1
1
Rental Department
Rental Department
22.8%
22.8%
2
2
Hand Tools
Hand Tools
9.3%
9.3%
3
3
Customer Service
Customer Service
8.8%
8.8%
4
4
Rental Equipment
Rental Equipment
3.5%
3.5%
5
5
Small Engines
Small Engines
3%
3%
6
6
CNC
CNC
3%
3%
7
7
Electric Tools
Electric Tools
2.8%
2.8%
8
8
Diagnosis
Diagnosis
2.8%
2.8%
9
9
Repair Parts
Repair Parts
2.5%
2.5%
10
10
Depot
Depot
2.3%
2.3%
11
11
Nail Guns
Nail Guns
2.3%
2.3%
12
12
Replacement Parts
Replacement Parts
2%
2%
13
13
Unload Trucks
Unload Trucks
2%
2%
14
14
Drill Press
Drill Press
1.8%
1.8%
15
15
Equipment Repair
Equipment Repair
1.8%
1.8%
16
16
Rental Contracts
Rental Contracts
1.8%
1.8%
17
17
Test Procedures
Test Procedures
1.8%
1.8%
18
18
Electric Motors
Electric Motors
1.8%
1.8%
19
19
Machine Tools
Machine Tools
1.8%
1.8%
20
20
Order Parts
Order Parts
1.8%
1.8%
21
21
Honda
Honda
1.5%
1.5%
22
22
Computer System
Computer System
1.5%
1.5%
23
23
Inventory Control
Inventory Control
1.3%
1.3%
24
24
Customer Repairs
Customer Repairs
1.3%
1.3%
25
25
New Tools
New Tools
1.3%
1.3%
26
26
Rental Tools
Rental Tools
1.3%
1.3%
27
27
Trouble Shooting
Trouble Shooting
1.3%
1.3%
28
28
Electrical Systems
Electrical Systems
1.3%
1.3%
29
29
Drill Bits
Drill Bits
1%
1%
30
30
Data Entry
Data Entry
1%
1%
31
31
Chain Saws
Chain Saws
1%
1%
32
32
Diagnostic Equipment
Diagnostic Equipment
1%
1%
33
33
Proper USE
Proper USE
1%
1%
34
34
New Technicians
New Technicians
1%
1%
35
35
Fleet Tools
Fleet Tools
1%
1%
36
36
Inventory Parts
Inventory Parts
1%
1%
37
37
DIY
DIY
0.8%
0.8%
38
38
PPE
PPE
0.8%
0.8%
39
39
Proper Operation
Proper Operation
0.8%
0.8%

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