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Life Tester Outboard Motors Salary
in Idaho, United States

$35,441 (USD)

Average Salary

$17/hr

Average Hourly

$943

Average Bonus

Last updated: February 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Life Tester Outboard Motors is $35,441 a year and $17 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Life Tester Outboard Motors is between $26,680 and $42,689. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Tests operation of outboard motor in tank and repairs, adjusts, or replaces parts according to specifications and engineering requirements, using measuring instruments and handtools: lowers motor on test frame into water tank, using chain hoist, and inspects wiring, screws, plugs, and assemblies for missing or broken parts.
  • Starts motor and listens to and inspects it for signs of malfunctioning, such as smoke, excessive vibration, and misfiring.
  • Holds tachometer against turning shaft and reads revolutions per minute.
  • Verifies timing of cam gears, idle gear, and flywheel, using stroboscope.
  • Turns regulating screws on carburetor to adjust idle speed, choke, and high-low speed.
  • Sets starter lock and aligns shift lever shaft with indicated marks for speeds, using gauges, screwdrivers, and wrenches.
  • Measures voltage, amperage, and polarity, using ammeter, voltmeter, and polarity gauge.
  • Idles motor and observes thermometer to determine effectiveness of cooling system.
  • Writes test report to indicate acceptance or reason for rejection of motor.
  • Oils carburetor.
  • Stamps identification number on motor, using hammer and metal stamping equipment.
  • May test specific aspects of engine performance, such as fuel consumption, compression, and power output, and recommend modifications to improve engine performance and be designated life tester, outboard motors.
Life Tester Outboard Motors Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

Job family population: 21,160

Estimated population of Life Tester Outboard Motors jobs: 5,754

Rate of error: 3.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$41,086
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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Life Tester Outboard Motors Job Listings for Idaho, United States

Quality Engineering General Manager - Reno, NV
Jan 21
Boise, ID, USA
Panasonic Energy
Job Purpose Globally, Panasonic is committed to creating a better life and a better world ... testing and evaluating the precision, accuracy, and reliability of our product and equipment · ...
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