Industrial Skills Test (IST)

The Industrial Skills Test (IST) consists of three targeted assessments specifically designed to measure some of the basic skill and aptitudes necessary for successful performance in industrial and mechanical jobs. Test items are based on the types of concepts that are important to succeed in a range of such mechanically oriented jobs.

Applicants for jobs that involve mechanical aptitude, such as manufacturing assembly positions, operations and process management jobs involving machinery, repair and maintenance positions, construction work, and firefighting.

  • IST series designed on the basis of a careful analysis of the skills and abilities required for industrial and mechanical jobs.
  • Items were subjected to careful statistical analyses to ensure sound item functioning and a range of item difficulties.
  • Available tests:
    • Mechanical Principles Test
    • Working with Numbers, Charts and Graphs
    • Reading Comprehension

PSI offers several assessments that enable you to quickly focus on those candidates who have the most potential. Contact our expert staff to discuss your business objectives and design the strategy that will achieve results.

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