Electronics Engineering Technicians
Also called: Digital Tech (Digital Technician), Electronics Engineering Technician, Electronics Technician, Engineering Technician (Engineering Tech)
In the Air Force: Aircraft Armament Systems; Aircraft Armament Systems Apprentice, All Other; Aircraft Armament Systems Apprentice, F-15; Aircraft Armament Systems Apprentice, F/A-22; Aircraft Armament Systems Helper, A10; Aircraft Armament Systems Helper, B-52/B-2; Aircraft Armament Systems Helper, F-16; Aircraft Armament Systems Helper, RPA (MQ-1/MQ-9); Munitions Systems; Munitions Systems Helper
In the Army: AVENGER System Repairer; Aircraft Electrician; Computer/Detection Systems Repairer; Electronic Systems Maintenance Warrant Officer; Integrated Family of Test Equipment (IFTE) Operator and Maintainer; Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) Repairer; PATRIOT System Repairer; Radar Repairer; Radio and Communications Security (COMSEC) Repairer; Special Forces Communications Sergeant
In the Coast Guard: CWO - Aviation Maintenance Technician; CWO - Electronics Technician, Surface; CWO - Information Warfare Technician; LDO - Electronics, Surface; LDO - Information Warfare; RL - Special Duty Officer - Information Warfare Officer
In the Marine Corps: AVENGER System Repairer; Aircraft Avionics Technician, CH-46; Aircraft Electronic Countermeasures Systems Technician, EA-6B; Calibration Technician; Electronic Systems Maintenance Warrant Officer; Fixed-Wing Aircraft Airframe Mechanic, F/A-18; Fixed-Wing Aircraft Power Plants Mechanic, F-402; Fixed-Wing Aircraft Safety Equipment Mechanic, KC-130/V-22; Land Combat Electronic Missile System Repairer; Radio Operator-Maintainer
In the Navy: Aerographer's Mate; Aviation Structural Mechanic, Safety Equipment; CWO - Information Warfare Technician; Cryptologic Technician Technical; Electronics Technician; Electronics Technicians (Communication); Gas Turbine System Technician (Electrical); Gunner's Mate; LDO - Information Warfare; Naval Aircrewman Avionics
- Read blueprints, wiring diagrams, schematic drawings, or engineering instructions for assembling electronics units, applying knowledge of electronic theory and components.
- Identify and resolve equipment malfunctions, working with manufacturers or field representatives as necessary to procure replacement parts.
- Test electronics units, using standard test equipment, and analyze results to evaluate performance and determine need for adjustment.
Engineering and Technology
Manufactured or Agricultural Goods
Math and Science
People and Technology Systems
Ideas and Logic
Hand and Finger Use
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:
Development environment software
Analytical or scientific software
Computer aided design CAD software