Purpose: This test evaluates understanding of mechanical drawings typically used in manufacturing settings.
When To Use It: It would be appropriate for a wide range of candidates who would normally work with mechanical-technical drawings or blueprints in their jobs: engineers, machine setup specialists, industrial mechanics, product designers, industrial electricians, welders, machinists, and some construction workers.
High Scorers: People scoring high on this test will be able to read complex drawings accurately and quickly.
Low Scorers: People scoring low on this test will struggle to read complex drawings and may make mistakes when they do make interpretations.
Number of Items: 36 multiple choice questions related to specific technical drawings.
Time Limits: 12 minutes
Validity: This test was developed by degreed engineers with years of experience in manufacturing equipment, and it has been reviewed by other experts in the engineering field to demonstrate content validity and consensus. Before using this test, we recommend that you review the content of the items to determine its appropriateness in your work environment.