Partsperson

Partspersons perform ordering, warehousing, inventory control and sales of parts. Their duties also include identifying parts and equipment, searching for parts, shipping and receiving parts, providing customer service and advice, and maintaining records.

NOC: 1522

Designation Year: 1991

Designated Red Seal in: AB, BC, MB, NB, NL, NS, NT, NU, ON, PE, SK, YT
Trade title: Partsperson, in MB, NB, NL, NS, NU, PE, SK, YT
Other titles used in provinces/territories: Partsperson – Parts Technician (NU), Parts Technician (AB, ON), Parts Technician – Parts (NT), Partsperson 3 (BC)

Occupational Standard for current exams

View the National Standard that is being used as the basis for the current Red Seal exams. New exams that are based on the new standard are currently under development.

Essential Skills

Discover the essential skills partspersons need to succeed in their trade.

Job Market Reports

Find regional information about jobs, average wages, and other news at Explore Careers for the Partsperson trade.

Study for the Red Seal Examination

Learn what you need to do to Get Ready for your Red Seal Exam.

Sample Questions

Try the sample Partsperson examination questions to prepare for your Red Seal examination.

Exam Counselling Sheet

Consult the Partsperson Exam Counselling Sheet for a breakdown of the Red Seal examination.

Ellis Chart

Consult the Ellis Chart for a full breakdown of apprenticeship data from across Canada for the trade of Partsperson.

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