Also called: Avionics Technician, Avionics Electronics Technician, Avionics Installer, Aircraft Electrical Systems Specialist
In the Air Force: Advanced Fighter Aircraft Integrated Avionics Apprentice, F-22; Advanced Fighter Aircraft Integrated Avionics Helper, F-35; Avionics Test Station And Components Apprentice, Avionics Sensor Systems and ElectronicWarfare Systems; Avionics Test Station And Components Journeyman, Avionics Systems; Fighter Aircraft Integrated Avionics Helper, A-10/U-2 Avionics; Integrated Avionics Systems (Heavy) Apprentice, Airborne Surveillance Radar Systems; Integrated Avionics Systems (Heavy) Helper, Communication, Navigation, and Mission; Integrated Avionics Systems (Heavy) Journeyman, Electronics Warfare; Tactical Aircraft Maintenance Apprentice, F-22; Tactical Aircraft Maintenance Helper, F-15
In the Army: AH-64A Armament/Electrical/Avionics Systems Repairer; AH-64D Armament/Electrical/Avionics Systems Repairer; Aircraft Electrician; Avionic Mechanic; Avionic and Survivability Equipment Repairer; OH-58D/Armament/Electrical/Avionics Systems Repairer
In the Coast Guard: Avionics Electrical Technician
In the Marine Corps: Aircraft Avionics Technician, CH-46; Aircraft Avionics Technician, F-35B; Aircraft Avionics Technician, V-22; Aircraft Communications/Navigation/Radar System Technician, EA-6; Aircraft Communications/Navigation/Radar Systems Technician, F/A-18; Aircraft Electrical Systems Technician, EA-6; Aircraft Electrical/Instrument/Flight Control Systems Technician, Fixed Wing, IMA; Aircraft Electronic Countermeasures Systems Technician, EA-6B; Aviation Electronic Micro/miniature Component and Cable Repair Technician, IMA; Aviation Radar Technician; Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Avionics/Maintenance Technician
In the Navy: A/F 37T-21 Aircraft Engine Components Test Stand; Aircraft Communications Security Devices Equipment IMA Technician; Aircraft TACAN/Radio Navigation Equipment IMA Technician; Aviation ASW (MAD) IMA Technician; Aviation Electronics Technician (Organizational Maintenance); EA-6B Electrical Component IMA Technician; EP-3E ESM OMA Technician; Helicopter ASE/AFCS IMA Technician; Missile Technician TRIDENT II SWS MK 98 MOD 6; P-3A/B Weapons System OMA Technician
- Set up and operate ground support and test equipment to perform functional flight tests of electrical and electronic systems.
- Test and troubleshoot instruments, components, and assemblies, using circuit testers, oscilloscopes, or voltmeters.
- Keep records of maintenance and repair work.
Engineering and Technology
Math and Science
Manufactured or Agricultural Goods
People and Technology Systems
Hand and Finger Use
Ideas and Logic
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