Electric Motor Assembler and Tester

Assemble and adjust repaired electric motors to meet specified ratings.
picture of Electric Motor Assembler and Tester

Quick Stats


Salary Range
$22,000 – $58,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor


What do Electric Motor Assembler and Testers do?

Assembles and adjusts repaired electric motors to meet specified ratings, using handtools and electrical meters: Cleans motor parts with gasoline. Repairs or replaces damaged parts and assembles motor, using handtools. Measures velocity, horsepower, and current consumption of motor, using electrical meters and mechanical testing devices. Adjusts motor to ratings specified on motor nameplate. May ream and fit motor bearings and grind, turn, and polish parts, using machine tools, such as grinder and lathe.


Should I be an Electric Motor Assembler and Tester?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Team Player: You're able to listen, communicate, and work with tons of different people.
  • Trustworthy: You are known for your personal integrity and honesty.
  • Persistent: You keep pushing through, even when faced with tough obstacles.

  • Also known as: Electric Motor Tester Assembler

    How to Become an
    Electric Motor Assembler and Tester

    Most Electric Motor Assembler and Testers have no higher education and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate's degree to increase your competitiveness in the field. Chart?chd=s:9tgaaa&chl=no+college+%2854%25%29|certificate+%2840%25%29|associate%27s+%286%25%29|||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,54,54
    Schools close to
         
     




    You May Also Like




    Careers Similar to Electric Motor Assembler and Tester