Also called: Electro-Mechanical Technician (E/M Technician), Electronic Technician, Test Technician, Tester
In the Air Force: Aircraft Armament Systems; Aircraft Armament Systems Apprentice, B-1; Aircraft Armament Systems Apprentice, F-16; Aircraft Armament Systems Craftsman; Aircraft Armament Systems Helper, B-1; Aircraft Armament Systems Helper, F-16; Aircraft Armament Systems Journeyman; Munitions Systems Apprentice; Munitions Systems Superintendent; Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) Sensor Operator Helper; Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) Sensor Operator Superintendent
In the Army: Artillery Mechanic; Cannon Crewmember; Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Operator
In the Marine Corps: Artillery Mechanic; External Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Operator; Fire Control Technician; Missile Technician; Tactical Systems Operator/Mission Specialist; Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Operator; Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Operator
In the Navy: Aircraft Armament Equipment Technician; Expeditionary Force - Unmanned Systems (UAV/USV/USG) Maintenance; Expeditionary Force - Unmanned Systems (UAV/USV/USG) Operator; Fire Control Technician; Fire Controlman; MQ-8B Mission Payload Operator (MPO); Missile Technician; Planning Series - RQ-21A Operator; Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) External Pilot; Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Internal Pilot
- Test performance of electromechanical assemblies, using test instruments such as oscilloscopes, electronic voltmeters, or bridges.
- Read blueprints, schematics, diagrams, or technical orders to determine methods and sequences of assembly.
- Install electrical or electronic parts and hardware in housings or assemblies, using soldering equipment and hand tools.
Engineering and Technology
Math and Science
Manufactured or Agricultural Goods
Arts and Humanities
Hand and Finger Use
People interested in this work like activities that include practical, hands-on problems and solutions.
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