Electrical & Electronics Repairers, Commercial & Industrial Equipment
Also called: Control Technician, Electronics Technician, Industrial Electrician, Electrical Technician
In the Air Force: Airfield Systems Apprentice; Airfield Systems Craftsman; Airfield Systems Helper; Ground Radar Systems Apprentice; Ground Radar Systems Craftsman; Ground Radar Systems Journeyman; Missile And Space Systems Electronic Maintenance Journeyman; Missile And Space Systems Maintenance Journeyman; RF Transmission Systems Craftsman; RF Transmission Systems Helper
In the Army: AVENGER System Repairer; Air Defense (AD) Enhanced Early Warning System Operator; Artillery Mechanic; Field Artillery (FA) Firefinder Radar Operator; Integrated Family of Test Equipment (IFTE) Operator and Maintainer; M1 Abrams Tank System Maintainer; Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) Operations/Fire Direction Specialist; PATRIOT Fire Control Enhanced Operator/Maintainer; Radar Repairer; Signals Collector/Analyst
In the Coast Guard: Air Defense (AD) Battle Management System Operator; Air and Missile Defense (AMD) Crewmember; CWO - Information Warfare Technician; Electronic Warfare Specialist; Fire Control Technician; Intelligence Analyst; LDO - Information Warfare; Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS)/High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) Crewmember; RL - Special Duty Officer - Information Warfare Officer; Special Forces Communications Sergeant
In the Marine Corps: Air Traffic Control Communications Technician; Air Traffic Control Navigational Aids Technician; Air Traffic Control Radar Technician; Artillery Electronics Technician; Aviation Meteorological Equipment Technician, OMA/IMA; Basic Electronics Maintenance Marine; Microminiature Repairer; Tactical Air Operations/Air Defense Systems Technician; Tactical Data Systems Technician
In the Navy: A/F-27T-10 Operator/Maintainer; AEGIS Weapon System (AWS) Technician Baseline 9A AEGIS Fire Control System (FCS) MK-99 Supervisor; AN/SPS-73 Maintenance Technician; APS-115 Search Radar IMA Technician; Consolidated Automated Support System (CASS) Test Station (EO) IMA Technician; Electronics Technician (Submarine); High Frequency Radio Group (HFRG) Maintenance Technician; MarCom Integrated Voice Communication System (IVCS) Technician; Radar Technician (AN/SPS-67(V)3); Small Arms Technician
- 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.