Electrical & Electronics Repairers, Commercial & Industrial Equipment
Also called: Control Technician, Electronics Technician, Industrial Electrician, Electrical Technician
What they do:Repair, test, adjust, or install electronic equipment, such as industrial controls, transmitters, and antennas.
On the job, you would:
- Test faulty equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using test equipment or software, and applying knowledge of the functional operation of electronic units and systems.
- Inspect components of industrial equipment for accurate assembly and installation or for defects, such as loose connections or frayed wires.
- Install repaired equipment in various settings, such as industrial or military establishments.
Engineering and Technology
Math and Science
Arts and Humanities
Safety and Government
People and Technology Systems
Hand and Finger Use
Ideas and Logic
People interested in this work like activities that include practical, hands-on problems and solutions.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Facilities management software
Word processing software
Computer aided design CAD software
New job opportunities are less likely in the future.
per year, on average
This work is part of the green economy.
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