Powerhouse Mechanic

Time-Based Apprenticeship
Sponsoring Company:
Unknown
Industries
O*Net Code
49-9041.00
Rapids Code
0443
Req. Hours
40760
State
DC
Created
Apr 04, 2021
Updated
Apr 04, 2021

Time-Based Skills

10 skill sets | 52 total skills | 40760 total hours
Tools - 600 req. hrs
Learning names of tools
200 hrs
Learning use of hand tools
200 hrs
Learning use of power tools
200 hrs
Operation of Power Tools - 2200 req. hrs
Drill Press
200 hrs
Drilling, reaming, etc.
200 hrs
Pedestal Grinder
200 hrs
Flat grinding
200 hrs
Angular grinding
200 hrs
Pipe Threading Machine
200 hrs
Pipe threading
200 hrs
Bolt threading
200 hrs
General Maintenance - 9200 req. hrs
Learn how to move and dismantle equipment
1000 hrs
Learn how to level, align and assemble equipment
1000 hrs
Learn how to diagnose mechanical difficulties
1000 hrs
Learn how to replace worn or broken parts
1000 hrs
Learn how to fit bearings
1000 hrs
Identify gears
1000 hrs
Identify structural steel
1000 hrs
Pipe Cutting - 11000 req. hrs
Learn pipe sizes
600 hrs
Learn cutting and threading techniques
600 hrs
Use hand tools
600 hrs
Tubing (General) - 11640 req. hrs
Learn sizes
160 hrs
Learn cutting techniques
160 hrs
Learn sweating
160 hrs
Learn flaring and other connecting techniques
160 hrs
Valves - 12240 req. hrs
Identification
200 hrs
Installation
200 hrs
Repair and replace
200 hrs
Gaskets and Packings - 12480 req. hrs
Identify gasket and packing materials
120 hrs
Learn proper selection and installation of gaskets and packing
120 hrs
Power Plant Equipment - 23360 req. hrs
Boiler type, care, repair: Automatic combustion feed water, safety controls / Auxiliary equipment-pumps, blowers, safety valves, blowdown valves, fuel oil, water and steam flow metering / Safety feature-flame eye, pressure relief, low water protection, air fuel requirements, etc. / Chemical treatment of feed water and steam condensate
2720 hrs
Turbines and Pumps: Line up and expansion provisions / Special packing conditions - carbon, etc. / Adjustment and special safety control-overspread trip, etc. / Interchangeability of steam power for electrically operated auxiliaries
2720 hrs
Traps: Maintenance and repair
2720 hrs
Heat Exchangers: Enclosed tubular / Meter, remote, and automatic controls
2720 hrs
Piping Installed and Repaired - 27560 req. hrs
High and low pressure steam lines
600 hrs
Condense return lines
600 hrs
Hydraulic systems
600 hrs
Water lines
600 hrs
Air lines
600 hrs
Vacuum lines
600 hrs
Acid lines
600 hrs
Electrical - 40760 req. hrs
Motors and generators
1200 hrs
Wiring and conduit
1200 hrs
Controllers, starters, push button circuit, etc.
1200 hrs
Major mill power distribution circuits
1200 hrs
Circuit breakers
1200 hrs
Electrical instruments: Ammeter / Volt meter / Continuity testers / Wattmeter / Synchroscope
1200 hrs
Circuit marking and tracing
1200 hrs
Control devices, timers, starting delay
1200 hrs
A.C., Power 3 phase, single phase and various voltages
1200 hrs
D.C. power
1200 hrs
Lightening
1200 hrs