Recreation Vehicle Service Technicians work on systems and components of recreation vehicles, including electrical components, plumbing, propane gas components, appliances, exterior and interior components, structural frames and towing systems.
What do Recreation Vehicle Service Technicians do on the job?
• Use hand tools, power tools and refrigeration tools while working on recreation vehicles.
• Use electrical and other measuring and testing devices to install and fix appliances.
• Solder or braze on or in relation to recreation vehicles.
• Install, remove or repair hoses and piping in recreation vehicles.
• Splice similar or dissimilar metals used in or in relation to recreation vehicles.
• Install and remove gases and liquids used in recreation vehicles.
For further details about this occupation, please see the High School to Apprenticeship handbook, or find it on this website under “Resources.”
Having strong Essential Skills such as reading, writing, document use and thinking can help apprentices succeed in their training and in the workplace. A series of tools have been developed to support apprentices in understanding, assessing and improving their essential skills. These tools can be used independently or with the assistance of a tradesperson, trainer, employer, teacher or mentor.