Repair equipment on site


Identify malfunctions and repair or replace multi-media, audio-visual and computer systems, hardware and equipment on site.

Alternative labels

repairing equipment on site
mend equipment on site
repair equipment on sites
overhaul equipment on site
reconstruct equipment on site
restore equipment on site
repair equipment on a site

Skill type


Skill reusability level


Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Repair equipment on site is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Land-based machinery technician: Land-based machinery technicians maintain, overhaul and repair agricultural equipment and machinery.
Performance rental technician: Performance rental technicians manage technical equipment at concerts and other big events.
ATM repair technician: ATM repair technicians install, diagnose, maintain and repair automatic teller machines. They travel to their clients’ location to provide their services. ATM repair technicians use hand tools and software to fix malfunctioning money distributors.
Office equipment repair technician: Office equipment repair technicians provide services to businesses related to installing, maintaining and repairing new or existing equipment such as printers, scanners and modems, on the clients’ premises. They keep records of performed services and return equipment to a repair centre if needed.
Computer hardware repair technician: Computer hardware repair technicians install, examine, test and repair computer hardware and peripheral components. They test computers’ functionality, identify the problems and replace damaged components and parts.
Forestry machinery technician: Forestry machinery technicians maintain and transport forestry machinery. As part of the maintenance of forestry machinery, they make use of specialised software and data recording systems and instruments.
Consumer electronics repair technician: Consumer electronics repair technicians use electrical equipment to diagnose malfunctions and test functionality of consumer electronics such as TVs, video and audio systems and digital cameras. They read manufacturers’ instructions and conduct the necessary repairs or replacements.

Optional skill

Repair equipment on site is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Audiology equipment shop manager:  Audiology equipment shop managers assume responsibility for activities and staff in specialised shops.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022