Profession mechatronics assembler

Mechatronics assemblers assemble and maintain complex mechatronic equipment and machines, such as robots, elevators, and advanced home appliances. They build the mechanical, electrical, and electronic components, install software, set the systems in operation, and maintain and repair the components and systems.

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Personality Type

  • Realistic / Conventional

Knowledge

  • Computer equipment

    The offered computers, computer peripheral equipment and software products, their functionalities, properties and legal and regulatory requirements.

  • Electronics

    The functioning of electronic circuit boards, processors, chips, and computer hardware and software, including programming and applications. Apply this knowledge to ensure electronic equipment runs smoothly.

  • Mechatronics

    Multidisciplinary field of engineering that combines principles of electrical engineering, telecommunications engineering, control engineering, computer engineering, and mechanical engineering in the design of products and manufacturing processes. The combination of these areas of engineering allows for the design and development of "smart" devices and the achievement of an optimal balance between mechanical structure and control.

  • Safety engineering

    The engineering discipline used to ensure that systems, machines and equipment work according to the set safety standards and laws, such as environmental law.

Skills

  • Follow safety standards in industrial contexts

    Abide by safety procedures and standards for industrial contexts, mostly where machinery is involved.

  • Apply soldering techniques

    Apply and work with a variety of techniques in the process of soldering, such as soft soldering, silver soldering, induction soldering, resistance soldering, pipe soldering, mechanical and aluminium soldering.

  • Monitor machine operations

    Observing machine operations and evaluating product quality thereby ensuring conformity to standards.

  • Apply assembly techniques

    Apply correct and up-to-date assembly methods in the production development process.

  • Align components

    Align and lay out components in order to put them together correctly according to blueprints and technical plans.

  • Install mechatronic equipment

    Install equipment used for the automation of a certain device or machine.

  • Ensure conformity to specifications

    Ensure that the assembled products are conform to the specifications given.

  • Remove defective products

    Remove defective materials from the production line.

  • Meet deadlines

    Ensure operative processes are finished at a previously agreed-upon time.

  • Clean components during assembly

    Clean components before fixing them to other compounds or units of components during the assembly process.

  • Read assembly drawings

    Read and interpret drawings listing all the parts and subassemblies of a certain product. The drawing identifies the different components and materials and provides instructions on how to assemble a product.

  • Maintain mechatronic equipment

    Diagnose and detect malfunctions in mechatronics components and systems and remove, replace, or repair these components when necessary. Execute preventative equipment maintenance tasks, such as storing mechatronics components in clean, dust-free, and non-humid spaces.

  • Assemble mechatronic units

    Assemble mechatronic units using mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic, electrical, electronic, and information technology systems and components. Manipulate and attach metals through using welding and soldering techniques, glue, screws, and rivets. Install wiring. Install drive systems, sensors, actuators, and transducers. Mount switches, control devices, coverings, and protection.

  • Read standard blueprints

    Read and comprehend standard blueprints, machine, and process drawings.

  • Perform metal work

    Work with metal and iron materials in order to assemble individual pieces or structures.

Optional knowledge and skills

replace defect components ict system programming automation technology report defective manufacturing materials robotics circuit diagrams microelectronics program firmware set up the controller of a machine measure electrical characteristics instrumentation engineering adjust manufacturing equipment electronics principles assemble machines inspect quality of products install hardware electrical discharge check system parameters against reference values computer engineering replace machines assemble robots mechanical engineering operate precision measuring equipment test mechatronic units carry out measurements of parts crimping keep up with digital transformation of industrial processes resolve equipment malfunctions hydraulics use cam software pneumatics electromechanics install automation components