Organises and establishes control systems to monitor operational efficiency and performance of materials and systems.
Ensures that equipment, operation and maintenance comply with design specifications and safety standards.
Designs mechanical equipment, such as steam, internal combustion and other non-electrical motors for railway locomotives, road vehicles, aeroplanes and other machinery.
Determines materials, equipment, piping, capacities, layout of plant or system and specification for manufacture.
Undertakes research and advises on energy use, materials handling, thermodynamic processes, fluid mechanics, vehicles and environmental controls.
Mathematics : Using mathematics to solve problems.
Reading Comprehension : Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.
Science : Using scientific rules and methods to solve problems.
Monitoring : Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action.
Active Learning : Understanding the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making.
Critical Thinking : Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
Active Listening : Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
Writing : Communicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience.
Speaking : Talking to others to convey information effectively.
Mechanical : Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.
Engineering and Technology : Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services.
Design : Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models.
Administration and Management : Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, human resources modelling, leadership technique, production methods, and coordination of people and resources.
Mathematics : Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications.
Production and Processing : Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods.