What Home Appliance Repairers Do
Repair, adjust, or install all types of electric or gas household appliances, such as refrigerators, washers, dryers, and ovens.
Other Job Titles Home Appliance Repairers May Have
Appliance Mechanic, Appliance Repair Mechanic, Appliance Repair Technician (Appliance Repair Tech), Appliance Service Technician, Appliance Technician (Appliance Tech), Repair Man, Repair Technician, Service Technician (Service Tech), Vacuum Repairer
Tasks & Responsibilities May Include Bill customers for repair work, and collect payment. Observe and examine appliances during operation to detect specific malfunctions such as loose parts or leaking fluid. Talk to customers or refer to work orders to establish the nature of appliance malfunctions. Refer to schematic drawings, product manuals, and troubleshooting guides to diagnose and repair problems. Trace electrical circuits, following diagrams, and conduct tests with circuit testers and other equipment to locate shorts and grounds. See More
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