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Mechanic (Engine)

Aliases: Motor Mechanic

Industry/Sector(s): Infrastructure Equipment


JOB DESCRIPTION 1
The tasks a Mechanic (Engine) is expected to perform include: 
  • Providing assistance in engine-related maintenance
  • Supporting the equipment operation by conducting inspections and preventive maintenance
WORK ENVIRONMENT 1
  • It is not a desk job
  • Need not handle a team
  • Local travelling is not a part of this job profile
  • Part-time work and contractual jobs are not available
  • Work from home option is not available 
Working hours
  • Working hours are 8/9 hours a day for 5/6 days a week. This may vary from organization to organization
  • Overtime maybe required
  • Shift system is not available
Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?

No

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS AND TRAINING 1
  • Minimum – Preferably ITI/Diploma in Diesel Engine Mechanics
  • Certified training for Mechanic (Engine) (programme aligned to IES/Q1101 job released by Infrastructure Equipment Skill Council)
KEY COMPETENCIES 1
  • Skilled in diagnosing the problems in an engine
  • Knowledge of manufacturer’s specifications of the engine
  • Knowledge of the lubricant to be used
  • Knowledge of all the hand tools to be used
DESIRABLE COMPETENCIES 1

Training in engine mechanics

AVAILABLE SKILL TRAINING AND LEARNING INSTITUTES 1

Various private and government institutes across India

AVAILABLE SKILL TRAINING SCHEMES/SCHOLARSHIPS 
  • http://nscsindia.org/AboutUs.aspx
  • http://www.nsdcindia.org/affilates-centers
SAMPLE OF TRAINING AND LEARNING COURSES 
CAREER PROGRESSION PATH 1
Plant Manager 
           ↑
Plant Supervisor 
           ↑
Process Supervisor 
           ↑
Mechanic (Engine) 
Transfer option
  • India: Yes
  • Abroad: No
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EXPECTED EARNINGS 4
  • For freshers - ₹ 12,500 to ₹ 16,500 per month
 (These figures are indicative and subject to change)
REQUIRED WORK EXPERIENCE 1

Minimum 2 years of experience in engine maintenance

PROBABLE EMPLOYERS 4

Manufacturing units 

KEYWORDS 1
  • Mechanic (Engine)
  • Motor Mechanic
OCCUPATIONAL CODES AND STANDARDS 
Standard Code Description
NCO 2015 7233.0405 Mechanic (Engine)
ISCO 2008 7233 Agricultural and  Industrial Machinery Mechanics and Repairers 
NIC 2008 33125 Repair and maintenance of mining, construction, and oil and gas field machinery; metallurgy machinery
QP Reference IES/Q1101 Mechanic (Engine)
NSQF Level 4 -
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