Also called: Electronics Technician, Field Technician, Radio Frequency Technician, Radio Technician
In the Air Force: Airfield Systems; Airfield Systems Apprentice; Airfield Systems Craftsman; Airfield Systems Helper Helper; Airfield Systems Journeyman
In the Coast Guard: Airfield Systems
In the Marine Corps: Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) Technician; Airfield Systems Apprentice; Airfield Systems Craftsman; Airfield Systems Helper Helper; Airfield Systems Journeyman; Digital Wideband Systems Maintainer; Ground Electronics Systems Maintenance Technician; Metrology Technician; Technical Controller
- Repair circuits, wiring, and soldering, using soldering irons and hand tools to install parts and adjust connections.
- Test equipment functions such as signal strength and quality, transmission capacity, interference, and signal delay, using equipment such as oscilloscopes, circuit analyzers, frequency meters, and wattmeters.
- Install, adjust, and repair stationary and mobile radio transmitting and receiving equipment and two-way radio communication systems.
Engineering and Technology
Math and Science
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:
Electronic mail software
Facilities management software