Repair, install, adjust, or maintain industrial production and processing machinery or refinery and pipeline distribution systems.
Power generating stations (powerhouses) provide electric power for military bases, ships, and field camps. There are many types of powerhouses, from small gas generators to large nuclear reactors. Powerhouse mechanics install, maintain, and repair electrical and mechanical equipment in power generating stations.
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