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Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians
District Of Columbia

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Diagnose, inspect, adjust, repair, or overhaul recreational vehicles including travel trailers. May specialize in maintaining gas, electrical, hydraulic, plumbing, or chassis towing systems as well as repairing generators, appliances, and interior components. Includes workers who perform customized van conversions.

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typical training

Typical education needed for entry: High school diploma or equivalent

Typical work experience needed for a job in this occupation: None

Typical on-the-job training once you have a job in this occupation: Long-term on-the-job training

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typical job duties

  • Explain proper operation of vehicle systems to customers.
  • Locate and repair frayed wiring, broken connections, or incorrect wiring, using ohmmeters, soldering irons, tape, or hand tools.
  • Confer with customers, read work orders, or examine vehicles needing repair to determine the nature and extent of damage.
  • Repair plumbing or propane gas lines, using caulking compounds and plastic or copper pipe.
  • Examine or test operation of parts or systems to ensure completeness of repairs.
  • Connect electrical systems to outside power sources and activate switches to test the operation of appliances or light fixtures.
  • Connect water hoses to inlet pipes of plumbing systems and test operation of toilets or sinks.
  • Inspect recreational vehicles to diagnose problems and perform necessary adjustment, repair, or overhaul.
  • Inspect, repair, or replace brake systems.
  • Diagnose and repair furnace or air conditioning systems.

tools & technology

  • Ammeters
  • Circuit tester
  • Jacks
  • Screwdriver accessories and supplies
  • Specialty wrenches

  • Data base user interface and query software
  • Electronic mail software
  • Inventory management software
  • Point of sale POS software
  • Word processing software

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