Electrical & Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, & Relay
Also called: Electrical and Instrumentation Technician (E & I Technician), Relay Technician, Substation Electrician, Substation Technician
In the Air Force: Electrical Power Production; Electrical Power Production Apprentice; Electrical Power Production Craftsman; Electrical Power Production Helper; Electrical Power Production Journeyman; Electrical Systems; Electrical Systems Apprentice; Electrical Systems Craftsman; Electrical Systems Helper; Electrical Systems Journeyman
In the Army: Construction Engineering Technician; Power Generation Equipment Repairer
In the Coast Guard: CWO - Aviation Maintenance Technician; CWO - Electronics Technician, Surface; Electrical Power Production; Electrical Systems; LDO - Electronics, Surface
In the Marine Corps: Aircraft Electrical Systems Technician, EA-6; Aircraft Electrical Systems Technician, KC-130; Construction Electrician; Electrical Power Production Apprentice; Electrical Power Production Helper; Electrical Systems Apprentice; Electrical Systems Helper; Electrician; Electronics Technician (Nuclear); Gas Turbine System Technician (Electrical)
In the Navy: Aviation Electrician's Mate; CWO - Aviation Maintenance Technician; CWO - Electronics Technician, Surface; Construction Electrician; Electrician's Mate; Electronics Technician (Nuclear); Gas Turbine Electrical Systems Maintainer; Gas Turbine Electrical Systems Technician; Gas Turbine System Technician (Electrical); LDO - Electronics, Surface
- Construct, test, maintain, and repair substation relay and control systems.
- Inspect and test equipment and circuits to identify malfunctions or defects, using wiring diagrams and testing devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, or ammeters.
- Consult manuals, schematics, wiring diagrams, and engineering personnel to troubleshoot and solve equipment problems and to determine optimum equipment functioning.
Engineering and Technology
Math and Science
Safety and Government
Arts and Humanities
Hand and Finger Use
Ideas and Logic
People interested in this work like activities that include practical, hands-on problems and solutions.
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Analytical or scientific software
Word processing software
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