Small Engine Mechanics

(NOC 7335)

Career Description

Small-engine and equipment mechanics test, repair, and service small gasoline- and diesel-powered equipment such as outboard motors/lawn mowers.

Duties May Include

Mechanics in this unit group perform some or all of the following duties:

Review work orders and discuss work to be performed with supervisor;

Inspect and test engine, motors and other mechanical components using test devices to diagnose and isolate faults;

Adjust, repair or replace mechanical or electrical system parts and components using hand tools and equipment;

Test and adjust repaired equipment for proper performance;

Perform scheduled maintenance service on equipment;

Advise customers on work performed and general condition of equipment;

Determine estimates of repair cost.

Examples of Titles

Lawn Mower Repairer
Moter Boat Mechanic
Small Engine Mechanic
Small Engine Repairer
Small Equipment Mechanic
Small Equipment Repairer

Here are some schools that have programs related to this career:

Centennial College
Toronto, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Trades Foundations - Motive Power Certificate; Online
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Modified on May 20, 2012