Close-up shot of hands using tools to test a computer circuit board

Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers assemble or modify electromechanical equipment or devices, such as servomechanisms, gyros, dynamometers, magnetic drums, tape drives, brakes, control linkage, actuators, and appliances.

Sample of reported job titles: Assembler, Assembly Line Worker, Electrical Assembler, Electromechanical Assembler, Electromechanical Equipment Assembler, Electronic Assembler, Electronic Technician, Electronics Assembler, Mechanical Assembler, Wiring Technician

Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers assemble or modify electrical or electronic equipment, such as computers, test equipment telemetering systems, electric motors, and batteries.

Sample of reported job titles: Assembler; Assembly Worker; Electrical Assembler; Electronic Assembler, Group Leader; Electronics Assembler; Factory Assembler; Factory Worker; Manufacturing Assembler; Production Worker; Transformer Assembler

Local Characteristics

  • Median Wage of $15.36/hr (-7% from 2015)
  • 541 Employed Locally
  • Projected Growth, 2018-2023: -12%
  • Retirement Risk: 33% of Local Employees Aged 55+
  • Gender Diversity: 40% of Local Employees are Male

NCRC/WorkKeys Targets*

  Applied
Math
Workplace
Documents
Graphic Literacy
Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers 3 3 4
Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers 3 3 4

Training and Prep

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*In 2017 NCRC/WorkKeys test names were revised from the older titles of Applied Math, Reading for Information, and Locating Information.