Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers:

Move or install mobile homes or prefabricated buildings.

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About the Job

Indiana Average Salary $34,810.00
Average Time to Fill 0 days
Typical Education Post-secondary certificate or some college courses
Typical Experience Over 6 months, up to and including 1 year
10 Year Projected Openings (2021-2031) 27
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2021-2031) -23.30 %

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Work Ethic
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Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Handling and Moving Objects

Paint vehicles, structures and objects using spraying equipment
Seal gaps or cracks to prevent leakage or moisture intrusion
Apply adhesives, caulking, or sealants
Paint surfaces such as walls
Install electrical fixtures or components
Install household appliances
Install/Remove finish hardware such as locks or hinges
Cut materials according to specifications or needs
Remove parts or components from equipment
Install plumbing, piping, or water handling systems
Perform basic plumbing
Solder metal parts, piping, or components
Solder electrical or electronic connections or components
Refinish wood or metal surfaces
Prepare building surfaces for paint, finishes, wallpaper, or adhesives
Control power supply connections
Connect electrical components or equipment
Cut construction material
Shape construction materials such as wood
Connect hoses to equipment or piping
Reassemble equipment after repair
Perform basic carpentry
Assemble/Disassemble manufactured mechanical products, engines, or machinery by hand

Performing General Physical Activities

Repair prefabricated wooden building components
Repair cracks, defects, or damage in installed building materials
Repair structures in construction, repair, or manufacturing setting
Install insulating materials
Perform structural repair or assembly work
Repair wooden frameworks or structures
Finish floor, furniture, or related wood surfaces
Fit construction materials such as wood
Perform concrete fabrication
Install flooring such as carpet, linoleum, or tile
Join wood or other construction materials
Install glass in windows, skylights, or other structural surfaces
Install prefabricated building components
Install wooden structural components such as sub flooring, rough framing, or partitions
Build structures in construction, repair, or manufacturing setting
Install siding or sheeting materials
Install drywall, plasterboard, or wallboard
Construct wooden frameworks or structures
Install interior wood fixtures such as doors, floors, window frames, trim, or stairs
Erect scaffold on work site
Move heavy objects in installation, maintenance, or repair work
Move materials, equipment, or supplies

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Related Licensing Requirements

Manufactured Home Installer (18-0000000136)

IC 25-23.7-5-2 Licensing requirements Sec. 2. An individual who applies for a license as an installer of a manufactured home must do the following: (1) Furnish evidence satisfactory to the board showing that the individual: (A) is at least eighteen (18) years of age; (B) has successfully completed the board approved installation training course; (C) has successfully completed a board approved course concerning Indiana law regarding: (i) the installation requirements for manufactured homes; and (ii) the state department of health requirements that apply to manufactured homes; (D) has: (i) at least one (1) year of experience installing manufactured homes under the direction and supervision of a licensed installer; or (ii) three (3) references, two (2) of whom are licensed installers familiar with the individual's work experience and competency; and (E) has not been: (i) convicted of an act that would constitute a ground for disciplinary action under this article; or (ii) the subject of a disciplinary action by the licensing or certification agency of another state or jurisdiction in connection with the installation of manufactured homes. (2) Verify the information submitted on the application form. (3) Submit proof of insurance or a surety bond: (A) issued by an insurance or a surety company authorized to transact business in Indiana; (B) in an amount determined by the board; and (C) with the terms and conditions established by the board. (4) Pay the fee established by the board.

- Indiana Professional Licensing Agency~Manufactured Home Installers Licensing Board (3172343040)

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