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Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers - 51-2022.00

O*NET-SOC Description

Assemble or modify electrical or electronic equipment, such as computers, test equipment telemetering systems, electric motors, and batteries.

Sample of Reported Job Titles

  • Assembler
  • Assembly Worker
  • Electrical Assembler
  • Electronic Assembler, Group Leader
  • Electronics Assembler
  • Factory Assembler
  • Factory Worker
  • Manufacturing Assembler
  • Production Worker
  • Transformer Assembler

SOC Occupation Groups

51-0000 Production Occupations
51-2000 Assemblers and Fabricators
51-2020 Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical Assemblers
51-2022.00 Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers

Related Occupations


  • Adjust, repair, or replace electrical or electronic component parts to correct defects and to ensure conformance to specifications.
  • Assemble electrical or electronic systems or support structures and install components, units, subassemblies, wiring, or assembly casings, using rivets, bolts, soldering or micro-welding equipment.
  • Clean parts, using cleaning solutions, air hoses, and cloths.
  • Complete, review, or maintain production, time, or component waste reports.
  • Confer with supervisors or engineers to plan or review work activities or to resolve production problems.
  • Distribute materials, supplies, or subassemblies to work areas.
  • Drill or tap holes in specified equipment locations to mount control units or to provide openings for elements, wiring, or instruments.
  • Explain assembly procedures or techniques to other workers.
  • Fabricate or form parts, coils, or structures according to specifications, using drills, calipers, cutters, or saws.
  • Inspect or test wiring installations, assemblies, or circuits for resistance factors or for operation and record results.
  • Instruct customers in the installation, repair, or maintenance of products.
  • Mark and tag components so that stock inventory can be tracked and identified.
  • Measure and adjust voltages to specified values to determine operational accuracy of instruments.
  • Pack finished assemblies for shipment and transport them to storage areas, using hoists or handtrucks.
  • Paint structures as specified, using paint sprayers.
  • Position, align, or adjust workpieces or electrical parts to facilitate wiring or assembly.
  • Read and interpret schematic drawings, diagrams, blueprints, specifications, work orders, or reports to determine materials requirements or assembly instructions.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Adjust flow of electricity to tools or production equipment.
  • Align parts or workpieces to ensure proper assembly.
  • Apply protective or decorative finishes to workpieces or products.
  • Assemble electrical or electronic equipment.
  • Clean workpieces or finished products.
  • Confer with others to resolve production problems or equipment malfunctions.
  • Distribute supplies to workers.
  • Drill holes in parts, equipment, or materials.
  • Exchange information with colleagues.
  • Instruct workers to use equipment or perform technical procedures.
  • Mark products, workpieces, or equipment with identifying information.
  • Move products, materials, or equipment between work areas.
  • Operate painting or coating equipment.
  • Operate welding equipment.
  • Package products for storage or shipment.
  • Read work orders or other instructions to determine product specifications or materials requirements.
  • Record operational or production data.
  • Repair parts or assemblies.
  • Review blueprints or other instructions to determine operational methods or sequences.
  • Solder parts or workpieces.
  • Test electrical equipment or systems to ensure proper functioning.

Military Crosswalk Titles

  • Aviation Electrician's Mate (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Electrician's Mate (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Electrician's Mate (Nuclear) (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Electronic Warfare Specialist (Army - Enlisted)
  • Electronics Technician (Nuclear) (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Electronics Technicians (Navigation) (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Fire Control Technician (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Gas Turbine System Technician (Electrical) (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Missile Technician (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Sonar Technician (Submarine) (Navy - Enlisted)

Apprenticeship Crosswalk Titles

  • Electric-Sign Assembler
  • Wirer

DOT Crosswalk Titles

  • Assembler
  • Assembler and Tester, Electronics
  • Assembler and Wirer, Industrial Equipment
  • Assembler I
  • Assembler, Carbon Brushes
  • Assembler, Dry Cell And Battery
  • Assembler, Electrical Accessories I
  • Assembler, Electrical Accessories II
  • Assembler, Semiconductor
  • Battery Assembler
  • Battery Assembler, Dry Cell
  • Battery Assembler, Plastic
  • Battery-Parts Assembler
  • Capacitor Assembler
  • Cathode Ray Tube Salvage Processor
  • Cell Tuber, Hand
  • Commutator Assembler
  • Deicer Assembler, Electric
  • Electric-Motor Assembler
  • Electric-Motor Winder
  • Electric-Motor-Control Assembler
  • Electric-Organ Assembler and Checker
  • Electric-Sign Assembler
  • Electrical and Radio Mock-Up Mechanic
  • Electrical Assembler
  • Electrical-Control Assembler
  • Electronic-Scale Subassembler
  • Electronics Assembler
  • Encapsulator
  • Fabricator, Industrial Furnace
  • Field-Ring Assembler
  • Group Leader, Printed Circuit Board Assembly
  • Lamination Assembler
  • Lamination Assembler, Printed Circuit Boards
  • Magnet-Valve Assembler
  • Motor-And-Generator-Brush Maker
  • Motor-Vehicle-Light Assembler
  • Mounter, Hand
  • Phonograph-Cartridge Assembler
  • Plate Assembler, Small Battery
  • Plug Wirer
  • Printed Circuit Board Assembler, Hand
  • Printed Circuit Board Assembly Repairer
  • Prototype-Deicer Assembler
  • Record-Changer Assembler
  • Skein Winder
  • Spark-Plug Assembler
  • Spider Assembler
  • Stem Mounter
  • Subassembler
  • Test Fixture Assembler
  • Transformer Assembler I
  • Transformer Assembler II
  • Tube Assembler, Cathode Ray
  • Tube Assembler, Electron
  • Wafer-Line Worker
  • Wire Harness Assembler
  • Wirer
  • Wirer, Cable
  • Wirer, Subassemblies