Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics
Also called: Field Mechanic, Field Service Technician, Heavy Equipment Mechanic, Mechanic
In the Air Force: Fuels; Fuels Apprentice; Fuels Helper; Fuels Superintendent; Special Vehicle Maintenance; Special Vehicle Maintenance Helper, Fire Fighting Vehicles; Special Vehicle Maintenance, Apprentice, 463L Material Handling Equipment (MHE); Special Vehicle Maintenance, Helper, 463L Material Handling Equipment (MHE); Vehicle And Vehicular Equipment Maintenance; Vehicle And Vehicular Equipment Maintenance Helper; Vehicle And Vehicular Equipment Maintenance Journeyman
In the Army: Allied Trades Specialist; BRADLEY Fighting Vehicle System Maintainer; Construction Equipment Repairer; Field Artillery Automated Tactical Data System Specialist; Field Artillery Surveyor/Meteorological Crewmember; Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) Operations/Fire Direction Specialist; Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS)/High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) Crewmember; Railway Equipment Repairer (RC); Self Propelled Artillery Systems Maintainer; Tracked Vehicle Repairer
In the Coast Guard: Fuels; Special Vehicle Maintenance; Vehicle And Vehicular Equipment Maintenance
In the Marine Corps: Aircraft Maintenance Support Equipment Hydraulic/Pneumatic/Structures Mechanic; Assault Amphibious Vehicle (AAV) Repairer/Technician; Construction Equipment Repairer; Field Artillery (FA) Firefinder Radar Operator; Fuels Helper; Light Armored Vehicle (LAV) Repairer/Technician; Machinist's Mate (Nuclear); Railway Equipment Repairer (RC); Special Vehicle Maintenance Journeyman, Fire Fighting Vehicles; Special Warfare Boat Operator
In the Navy: Afloat Support Equipment Technician; Aviation Boatswain's Mate, Aircraft Handling; Aviation Support Equipmentman; Construction Mechanic Basic; Engineman; LCAC Deck Engineer; Machinery Repairman; Machinist's Mate; NAMTS Hydraulics Repair Technician; Support Equipment Air Conditioning and Mobile Maintenance Facility (MMF) Technician; Support Equipment Tow Tractor Technician
- Repair and replace damaged or worn parts.
- Dismantle and reassemble heavy equipment using hoists and hand tools.
- Operate and inspect machines or heavy equipment to diagnose defects.
Engineering and Technology
Math and Science
Hand and Finger Use
Ideas and Logic
Hearing and Speech
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:
Data base user interface and query software
Facilities management software
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