Job Function/Industry: Architecture & Engineering
Description: Competency model composed of education, experience, tasks, competencies and characteristics required to effectively:
- Evaluate materials and develop machinery and processes to manufacture materials for use in products that must meet specialized design and performance specifications.
- Develop new uses for known materials.
- Includes those engineers working with composite materials or specializing in one type of material, such as graphite, metal and metal alloys, ceramics and glass, plastics and polymers, and naturally occurring materials.
- Includes metallurgists and metallurgical engineers, ceramic engineers, and welding engineers.
Version: The basic version contains education, experience, tasks and competencies required for the occupation. The complete version adds the behaviors required for the occupation, painting a clear picture of what is expected and reducing subjectivity.
Author: DOL O*Net - this product uses the O*NET Database version 17.0, but has been improved for relevance to competency-based talent management
Last Updated: July 2012
# of Competencies Included: 30
Competencies weighted based on significance, including but not limited to:
1 - Engineering and Technology
2 - Chemistry
3 - Mathematics
4 - Physics
5 - Oral Comprehension
6 - Written Comprehension
7 - Problem Sensitivity
8 - Deductive Reasoning
9 - Inductive Reasoning
10 - Reading Comprehension
Format: After checkout you will receive an email with a link to the competency model in PDF format.