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General Maintenance Repair Workers Skills

Below are the skills needed to be general maintenance repair workers according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 7 being highest).

   
Skill NameImportanceCompetence
Repairing44
Equipment Maintenance44
Troubleshooting3.623.5
Operation and Control3.123.12
Operation Monitoring3.123.12

General Maintenance Repair Workers Abilities

Below are the abilities needed to be general maintenance repair workers according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 7 being highest).

   
Ability NameImportanceCompetence
Manual Dexterity3.753.12
Arm-Hand Steadiness3.753.25
Near Vision3.753.75
Problem Sensitivity3.623.25
Information Ordering3.623.88

General Maintenance Repair Workers Knowledge

Below are the knowledge areas needed to be general maintenance repair workers according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 7 being highest).

   
Knowledge AreaImportanceCompetence
Mechanical3.694.51
Building and Construction3.353.81
Customer and Personal Service3.263.72
Public Safety and Security3.223.59
English Language3.023.28

General Maintenance Repair Workers Work activities

Below are the work activities involved in being general maintenance repair workers according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest).

   
Work ActivityImportanceCompetence
Inspecting Equipment, Structures, or Material4.062.84
Handling and Moving Objects3.985.51
Performing General Physical Activities3.954.7
Getting Information3.82.87
Repairing and Maintaining Mechanical Equipment3.84.27

General Maintenance Repair Workers Work styles

Below are the work styles involved in being general maintenance repair workers according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest).

   
Work StyleImportance
Integrity4.1
Attention to Detail3.96
Cooperation3.92
Dependability3.9
Self Control3.85

Metro Areas Sorted by Total Employment for
General Maintenance Repair Workers

Listed below are the 10 largest metro areas based on the total number of people employed in General Maintenance Repair Workers jobs , as of 2017

   
Metro AreaTotal EmploymentAnnual Mean Salary
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim43,670 $43,550
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington29,040 $40,000
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach28,380 $36,030
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land26,430 $38,890
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell23,150 $38,240
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue17,640 $47,330
Detroit-Warren-Dearborn16,810 $38,590
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale16,510 $37,810
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward15,760 $53,330
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario11,760 $41,660

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Total employment and salary for professions similar to general maintenance repair workers

Source : 2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 22.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

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