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Do you have more than 4 years of experience?
-- Choose Experience --YesNo
In what field do you specialize in?
-- Choose One --Technical AdvisorsHigh Voltage Electrical TechniciansHeavy Duty ElectriciansBoiler MakersMechanical Technicians
In your experience, what are the key attributes of a technical Advisor? -- Select Answer --Knowledge and good interpersonal skillsAuthoritarian NaturePersuadable and lenientIndividualist
If you give a technician and explain who you are overseeing advice, and he refuses to accept it, how do you handle the situation? -- Select Answer --Make sure that the technician knows that you are the expert and leader and that he must always follow your lead no matter whatTest him to see if he struggles and learns for his/he own mistakesTake time to first understand how/why the technician is thinking a certain way and then explain why you suggest your specific adviceReport the Technician to his/her supervisor for refusing to use your advice and help
If you give advice to a technician and he is unsure or does not understand what you are trying to explain, what do you do? -- Select Answer --Be patient and get on the equipment with the technician and explain to him/her the step by step procedure required.Call for another more experienced technician to do the jobTake over immediately and do the procedure yourself in care they cause damage
What is the best way to give technical advice? -- Select Answer --Give a brief description of the problem and corrective action.Calmly give the correct and accurate information together with hands on training.Do not interact on the equipment to address the problem and make sure corrective action is taken.Verbally explain the problem/solution without getting physically involved
What are your most important tools on the job? -- Select Answer --Correct tooling is all you need to get the job doneCorrect tooling, information and a strong can do anything attitudeA know it all attitude and belief you are the expert of the teamIndividualist
If someone suggests a different way to do a job on a piece of equipment, how do you respond? -- Select Answer --Be extremely careful of the advice and only take it into consideration if I know the person giving itLet the team member know that their advice is wrong because you know what you are doing. You are the expert.Immediately implement the team members adviceListen to advice and make a decisive decision, taking into account all given information, experience and best practice procedure in order to perform the job
If you are put on to a piece of equipment with a team which had a team leader, how do you work alongside the leader? -- Select Answer --Respect your team leaders’ position and if you do not agree with his decision, speak to him in a respectful manner at all times.Do not listen to the leader’s advice and do what you think is best.Only listen to your team leader on points that you agree with. If you do not agree with some of his points, you ignore them and carry on with your own expert opinion.
When given a task on a piece of equipment, how do you go to work to execute the task? -- Select Answer --Immediately get to work on the equipment and solve the problem as you go along.Do whatever it takes to get the job done as quickly as possible.Gather the proper information on a task at hand, prepare the correct tooling for the task and make sure you follow the correct safe operating procedure for the task.Trusting your instinct to do the job, not relying on anyone else for assistance if info
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