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Mechanical Engineering Technicians

Typical job duties performed with this occupation include:

TASK DUTIES
Analyze test results in relation to design or rated specifications and test objectives, and modify or adjust equipment to meet specifications.
Calculate required capacities for equipment of proposed system to obtain specified performance and submit data to engineering personnel for approval.
Confer with technicians and submit reports of test results to engineering department and recommend design or material changes.
Devise, fabricate, and assemble new or modified mechanical components for products such as industrial machinery or equipment, and measuring instruments.
Discuss changes in design, method of manufacture and assembly, and drafting techniques and procedures with staff and coordinate corrections.
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*Note: Not all occupations will have a full list of Task Duties or associated programs

Training for this occupational program or those in a similar family of programs can be located at the following postsecondary institutions in the State of Kansas. Please check with a program advisor at the postsecondary institution for more information on the particular focus of each program listed. Programs nearest the local area appear first. Click on the program to find more information.

INSTITUTION NAME CITY INSTITUTION TYPE PROGRAM TITLE AWARDS HOURS
Pittsburg State University Pittsburg Public MECHANICAL ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY Bachelor Degree - BSET 128
Wichita State University Campus of Applied Sciences and Technology Wichita Public MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY Associate Degree - AAS 62