An industrial mechanic’s job requires them to work with lots of different types on industrial equipment. A mechanic may also need to work with conveyors tanks generators pumps and fans.

An industrial mechanic’s day-to-day duties may involve using diagrams, manuals, and other schematics for the assembly, repairing, maintenance, and dismantling of machinery and equipment. Performing cleaning maintenance is also an important part of their work.

Additionally, their tasks may also include welding, rigging, and cutting. An industrial mechanic is expected to be good with their hands, should have strong problem-solving skills, and generally be comfortable working with machinery.