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"Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanic"
Job Description - Part 4 - Abilities Needed

Part 1
Duties / Tasks
Part 2
Activities
Part 3
Skills
Part 4
Abilities
Part 5
Knowledge

Abilities Needed for: "Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanic"

1) Problem Sensitivity -- The ability to tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong. It does not involve solving the problem, only recognizing there is a problem.


2) Information Ordering -- The ability to arrange things or actions in a certain order or pattern according to a specific rule or set of rules (e.g., patterns of numbers, letters, words, pictures, mathematical operations).


3) Manual Dexterity -- The ability to quickly move your hand, your hand together with your arm, or your two hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects.


4) Near Vision -- The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).


5) Multilimb Coordination -- The ability to coordinate two or more limbs (for example, two arms, two legs, or one leg and one arm) while sitting, standing, or lying down. It does not involve performing the activities while the whole body is in motion.


6) Control Precision -- The ability to quickly and repeatedly adjust the controls of a machine or a vehicle to exact positions.


7) Visualization -- The ability to imagine how something will look after it is moved around or when its parts are moved or rearranged.


8) Selective Attention -- The ability to concentrate on a task over a period of time without being distracted.


9) Arm-Hand Steadiness -- The ability to keep your hand and arm steady while moving your arm or while holding your arm and hand in one position.


10) Deductive Reasoning -- The ability to apply general rules to specific problems to produce answers that make sense.


11) Depth Perception -- The ability to judge which of several objects is closer or farther away from you, or to judge the distance between you and an object.


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12) Written Comprehension -- The ability to read and understand information and ideas presented in writing.


13) Finger Dexterity -- The ability to make precisely coordinated movements of the fingers of one or both hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble very small objects.


14) Inductive Reasoning -- The ability to combine pieces of information to form general rules or conclusions (includes finding a relationship among seemingly unrelated events).


15) Oral Comprehension -- The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.


16) Auditory Attention -- The ability to focus on a single source of sound in the presence of other distracting sounds.


17) Extent Flexibility -- The ability to bend, stretch, twist, or reach with your body, arms, and/or legs.


18) Static Strength -- The ability to exert maximum muscle force to lift, push, pull, or carry objects.


19) Speech Clarity -- The ability to speak clearly so others can understand you.


20) Oral Expression -- The ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so others will understand.


21) Trunk Strength -- The ability to use your abdominal and lower back muscles to support part of the body repeatedly or continuously over time without 'giving out' or fatiguing.


Job Description for "Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanic" continued here...

Part 1
Duties / Tasks
Part 2
Activities
Part 3
Skills
Part 4
Abilities
Part 5
Knowledge


"Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanic"   Holland / RIASEC Career Code:  R-C-I        SOC:  49-3042.00


 

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