Also called: Aircraft Inspector, Aviation Safety Inspector, Inspector, Quality Inspector
In the Air Force: Aerospace Maintenance Apprentice, C-17; Airborne Mission Systems Operator; Aircraft Armament Systems Helper, B-1; Aircraft Structural Maintenance; Airlift/Special Mission Aircraft Maintenance Craftsman; Helicopter/Tiltrotor Aircraft Maintenance Journeyman, CV-22; Missile And Space Systems Maintenance Helper; Nuclear Weapons Apprentice; Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Journeyman, Any C-135/E-3/E-8; Special Missions Aviation Superintendent
In the Army: AH-64A Armament/Electrical/Avionics Systems Repairer; AH-64D Armament/Electrical/Avionics Systems Repairer; Aviation Operations Specialist; Avionic Mechanic; UH-60 Helicopter Repairer
In the Coast Guard: Airborne Mission Systems Operator; Aircraft Hydraulic Systems; Aircrew Egress Systems; Flight Engineer; Low Observable Aircraft Structural Maintenance; Missile And Space Systems Maintenance; Nondestructive Inspection; Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance; Special Missions Aviation; URL - Aviation Warfare Officer, Naval Flight Officer
In the Marine Corps: AH-64A Armament/Electrical/Avionics Systems Repairer; Aircraft Communications/Navigation Systems Technician, KC-130; Aircraft Structural Maintenance Helper; Avionics/Maintenance Technician, Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS); Fixed-Wing Aircraft Power Plants Mechanic, F-402; Helicopter/Tiltrotor Aircraft Maintenance Apprentice, CV-22; Missile And Space Systems Electronic Maintenance Helper; Nondestructive Inspection Craftsman; Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Helper, Any C-135/E-3/E-8; Remotely Piloted Aircraft Maintenance Helper, MQ-1/MQ-9
In the Navy: Aviation Boatswain's Mate, Aircraft Handling; Aviation Environmental/Egress Technician; Aviation Structural Mechanic, Safety Equipment; Naval Aircrewman Avionics; Naval Aircrewman Mechanical; URL - Aviation Warfare Officer, Naval Flight Officer; URL - Aviation Warfare Officer, Pilot; URL - Aviation, Rating Terminated
- Inspect work of aircraft mechanics performing maintenance, modification, or repair and overhaul of aircraft and aircraft mechanical systems to ensure adherence to standards and procedures.
- Examine aircraft access plates and doors for security.
- Examine landing gear, tires, and exteriors of fuselage, wings, and engines for evidence of damage or corrosion and the need for repairs.
Engineering and Technology
Manufactured or Agricultural Goods
Arts and Humanities
People and Technology Systems
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
Office suite software