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 Traffic Control Equipment Repairer; Artillery Mechanic; Field Artillery (FA) Firefinder Radar Operator; Fire Support Specialist; Land Combat Electronic Missile System Repairer; Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) Operations/Fire Direction Specialist; PATRIOT Fire Control Enhanced Operator/Maintainer; Radar Repairer; Signals Collector/Analyst
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) Baseline 9C Supervisor; AN/SPQ-9B Radar Technician; AN/WSC-6(V)5 Super High Frequency (SHF) Satellite Communications (SATCOM) Maintenance; Consolidated Automated Support System (CASS) Test Station (EO) IMA Technician; Electronics Technician (Nuclear); High Frequency Radio Group (HFRG) Maintenance Technician; Minature/Microminature Module Test and Repair (2MTR) Technician; SSDS OA Maintenance Technician; Small Combatant Communications Electronic Subsystem Technician; Video Test Set (VTS) AN/SSM-9 Test Set Operator
- 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.