Profession marine upholsterer
Marine upholsterers manufacture, assemble and repair interior components for all types of boats. They use power tools, hand tools and shop equipment to prepare and fasten materials and apply finishes. They also inspect incoming materials and prepare the boat interior for new components.
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- Realistic / Enterprising
- Upholstery tools
Set of tools used for upholstering furniture, walls and floors such as staple gun, foam cutter, staple remover.
- Use technical documentation
Understand and use technical documentation in the overall technical process.
- Read engineering drawings
Read the technical drawings of a product made by the engineer in order to suggest improvements, make models of the product or operate it.
- Fasten components
Fasten components together according to blueprints and technical plans in order to create subassemblies or finished products.
- Test electronic units
Test electronic units using appropriate equipment. Gather and analyse data. Monitor and evaluate system performance and take action if needed.
- Use power tools
Operate power driven pumps. Use hand tools or power tools. Use vehicle repair tools or safety equipment.
- Apply preliminary treatment to workpieces
Apply preparatory treatment, through mechanical or chemical processes, to the workpiece preceding the main operation.
- Read standard blueprints
Read and comprehend standard blueprints, machine, and process drawings.
- Align components
Align and lay out components in order to put them together correctly according to blueprints and technical plans.
- Apply health and safety standards
Adhere to standards of hygiene and safety established by respective authorities.