|Assesses:||Knowledge of mechanical maintenance|
|Test Format:||60 Items
Ramsay Corporation's MecTest is a 60 item, self-scoring test designed for use with applicants and incumbents to measure journey-level mechanical knowledge and skills required for maintenance jobs. It is most often used for repair or maintenance mechanics where mechanical knowledge and skills are a necessary part of job activities.
The MecTest contains 60 items in a multiple-choice format.
For a group of 95 maintenance employees at a Fortune 500 processing plant, total
MecTest score correlated .31 (p < .01) with managers' overall rating of job performance.
Categories tested include:
|– Hydraulics & Pneumatics ||– Print Reading||– Welding & Rigging|
|– Power Transmission||– Lubrication||– Pumps & Piping|
|– Mechanical Maintenance||– Machines, Tools, & Equipment|
Peak hydraulic system demands may be met by
the use of
- an accumulator.
- a dual system.
- a large reservoir.
- an oversize pump.
O*NET† Job Titles
Below are the O*NET job titles that were determined to be applicable to this test during the job analysis. Click the Job Title for more information about tasks performed, tools and technology used, job knowledge areas and abilities required, as well as related job titles.
This assessment is intended for use with jobs that are sufficiently related.
[Industrial Machinery Mechanics]
Repair, install, adjust, or maintain industrial production and processing machinery or refinery and pipeline distribution systems.
†O*NET™ is a trademark of the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration.
This data was calculated from a group of applicants and incumbents nationwide.
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Examinee Scoring System Compatible
Sample reports are available after logging in.
We recommend one manual be added to each initial test purchase.
Administration manuals generally include information about administering
the test, scoring the test, and interpreting the scores.
Manuals do not include a sample copy of the test or an answer key.
Minimum quantity is 20.
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