Technici op het gebied van de natuurkunde en ingenieurswetenschappen


ISCO 08 Code 311        Physical and engineering science technicians

Lead Statement
Physical and engineering science technicians perform technical tasks to aid in research on and the practical application of concepts, principles and operational methods particular to physical sciences including such areas as engineering, technical drawing or economic efficiency of production processes.

Task statement
Tasks performed usually include:

  1. undertaking and carrying out technical work related to chemistry, physics, geology, meteorology, astronomy, engineering, or technical drawing;
  2. setting up, operating, and maintaining laboratory instruments and equipment, monitoring experiments, making observations, and calculating and recording results;
  3. preparing materials for experimentation;
  4. conducting tests of systems: collecting and testing samples;
  5. recording observations and analyzing data;
  6. preparing, revising and interpreting technical drawings, wiring diagrams, circuit board assembly diagrams, layout drawings.

They may receive guidance from Managers or Professionals. Supervision of other workers may be required.

ISCO 88 Code(s) 311
(NCvB; Maart 2010)