Who is an optical instrument mechanic and what do they do? The optical instrument mechanic assembles, adjusts, puts into service and repairs, optical instruments.
What are the activities of the optical instrument mechanic job? Assembles, adjusts, puts into service and repairs optical instruments, e.g. photographic and film cameras, binoculars, compasses, projection apparatus, etc.
Where is it done and under what conditions? In factory workshops and therefore exposed to dirt and dust at times.
What tools/equipment do they use? Hand tools and other measuring instruments.
What do you need to succeed? Basic qualifications for this job include vocational training, the ability to concentrate, manual dexterity and technical awareness.