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Polymechanics and Automation

Producing and installing parts for production machinery and equipment in areas that include electrical and mechanical engineering, and fitting hydraulics and mechanics.

Polymechanics and Automation could be for you if you like:

  • Complex problems
  • Making things
  • Using computers

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More about Polymechanics and Automation

Polymechanics technicians need a wide range of skills, both producing and installing parts for production machinery and equipment.

They require skills in logic and automation control and the related basic electrical and circuitry work associated with these areas of production.

They need to diagnose and solve problems and offer advice on a wide range of issues in many different industries.

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