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Wage and Hour Division (WHD)

Service Contract Act Directory of Occupations

99730 Vending Machine Repairer (Coin Machine Service Repairer)

Installs, services, adjusts, and repairs vending, amusement, and other coin-operated machines. Assembles machines following specifications, using hand tools and power tools. Fills machines with ingredients or products and tests ice making, refrigeration, carbonation, evaporation, dispensing, electrical, and coin-handling systems. Examines defective machines visually or by using test equipment such as voltage meters, circuit testers and pressure and dial gauges to determine causes of malfunctions. Adjusts and repairs machines, replacing worn or defective electrical or mechanical parts, using hand tools such as hammers, pliers, screwdrivers, soldering irons, and wrenches. May drive to designated locations to transport, install, or service machines. May keep vending records and participate in taking inventories. May collect coins from machines and make settlements with concessionaires. May replenish machines.