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"Valve and Regulator Repairer"
Job Description - Part 1 - Duties and Tasks

Basic Job Description:

Test, repair, and adjust mechanical regulators and valves.

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

 

Job Duties and Tasks for: "Valve and Regulator Repairer"

1) Replaces, repairs or adjusts defective valve or regulator parts and tightens attachments, using hand tools, power tools, and welder.

2) Tests valves and regulators for leaks, temperature and pressure settings, using precision testing equipment.

 

3) Examines valves or mechanical control device parts for defects, dents, or loose attachments.

4) Measures salvageable parts removed from mechanical control devices for conformance to standards or specifications, using gauges, micrometers, and calipers.

5) Dips valves and regulators in molten lead to prevent leakage and paints valves, fittings, and other devices, using spray gun.

 

6) Advises customers on proper installation of valves or regulators and related equipment.

7) Records repair work, inventories parts, and orders new parts.

8) Correlates testing data, performs technical calculations, and writes test reports to record data.

9) Cleans corrosives and other deposits from serviceable parts, using solvents, wire brushes, or sandblaster.

10) Lubricates wearing surfaces of mechanical parts, using oils or other lubricants.

11) Disassembles mechanical control devices or valves, such as regulators, thermostats, or hydrants, using power tools, hand tools, and cutting torch.

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Job Description for "Valve and Regulator Repairer" continued here...

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


"Valve and Regulator Repairer"   Holland / RIASEC Career Code:  R-C-E        SOC:  49-9012.02


 

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