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Mechanical, Electrical and Electronics Assemblers

Aircraft assemblers work with prefabricated parts to manufacture aircraft subassemblies/aircraft. Electronics assemblers, fabricators, inspectors and testers assemble and fabricate electronic equipment, parts and components. Inspectors and testers inspect and test electronic and electromechanical assemblies, sub-assemblies, parts and components to ensure conformance to standards. Assemblers of electrical appliances, apparatus and equipment work with prefabricated parts to produce household, commercial and industrial appliances and equipment. Assemblers of fabricators of industrial electrical motors and transformers produce heavy-duty industrial electrical equipment. Mechanical assemblers produce a wide variety of mechanical products such as trucks, buses and automotive engines. Operators of electrical apparatus manufacturing machinery or equipment produce electrical parts and products. Inspectors and testers ensure that products conform to standards and specifications.

Requirements:

  • High school diploma.
  • On-the-job training.
  • Aircraft assemblers and inspectors need aviation or aeronautical technology programs.
  • Assemblers and fabricators may require some specialized post-secondary training.