Mechatronics technicians work in a variety of environments, from the production floor to the laboratory. You might assist engineers in the design of new products, testing prototypes and recording data. Out on the production floor, your duties will include installing and repairing robotic machines, conducting tests, and operating manufacturing equipment. You’ll need to stick to safety procedures and be skilled with tools.
Some specific sectors include technology jobs in:
- Computer technology
- Communications/information services
- Transportation and logistics
- Heavy construction
- Mining and refining in the chemical industry
- Industrial machinery