Exhaust fitters and repairers remove and replace defective exhaust systems or parts of vehicles.
Duties & Tasks
Exhaust fitters and repairers may perform the following tasks:replace defective exhaust systems by removing the manifold, exhaust piping, muffler box or tailpipe, as necessaryselect a replacement part according to the vehicle make, model and yearchoose and modify a suitable alternative if the selected replacement part is not availablebolt, clamp, tack or weld the part into place.
Exhaust fitters and repairers work in a workshop with the vehicle on a hoist, which means that much of the work involves reaching overhead. Working conditions can be noisy and involve handling dirty or rusted metal parts.
- enjoy practical and manual activities able to cope with the physical demands of the job mechanical aptitude.