Radio, Cellular, & Tower Equipment Installers & Repairers
Also called: Radio Frequency Technician (RF Tech), Radio Technician (Radio Tech), Tower Technician (Tower Tech), Two-Way Radio Technician (Two-Way Radio Tech)
In the Air Force: Advanced Fighter Aircraft Integrated Avionics; Avionics Test Station And Components Helper, A-10/B-2/C-17/CV-22/F-16/AFSOC Avionics Systems; Bomber/Special Electronic Warfare and Radar Surveillance Integrated Avionics Helper, E-3 Radar Surveillance; Bomber/Special Integrated Communication/Navigation/Mission Systems Craftsman; Bomber/Special Integrated Instrument and Flight Control Systems Apprentice, RC-135; Cable and Antenna Defense Operations Helper, Cable and Antenna Operations; Fighter Aircraft Integrated Avionics Journeyman, F-15 Avionics; Mobility Air Forces Integrated Communication/Navigation/Mission Systems Journeyman, C-5; Mobility Air Forces Integrated Instrument and Flight Control Systems Journeyman, C-12, C-20, C-21, C-32, C37, C-40; Special Operations Forces/Personnel Recovery (SOF/PR) Integrated Communication/Navigation/Mission Systems Helper
In the Army: AH-64 Armament/Electrical/Avionics Systems Repairer; Avionic Mechanic; Cable Systems Installer-Maintainer; Electromagnetic Spectrum Manager; Electronic Systems Maintenance Warrant Officer; Electronic Warfare Technician; Military Intelligence (MI) Systems Maintainer/Integrator; Nodal Network Systems Operator-Maintainer; Radio Equipment Repairer; Signal Operations Support Specialist; Telecommunications Operations Chief
In the Coast Guard: Aviation Maintenance Technician; Electronics Technician; Information System Technician; Intelligence Specialist
In the Marine Corps: AN/TRC-170 Technician; Aircraft Avionics Technician, CH-53; Aircraft Communications/Navigation/Radar Systems Technician, F/A-18; Aviation Radar Repairer; Defensive Cyberspace Warfare Operator; Field Artillery Radar Operator; Ground Electronics Telecommunications and Information Technology Systems Maintainer; Low Altitude Air Defense (LAAD) Gunner; Satellite Transmissions System Operator; Tactical Remote Sensor System (TRSS) Maintainer
In the Navy: AEGIS Ashore Communications Technician; AN/USN-3(V) Satellite Signals Landing System Maintenance Technician; Aviation Electronics Intermediate Level Technician; Common Submarine Radio Room (CSRR) Maintenance Technician; Cryptologic Technician (Maintenance); Electronics Technician Trident II SWS D-5 Backfit SWS Navigation Operator; Information Systems Technician (IT) Systems Administration; MH-60R Multi Mission Helicopter Aircrewman; P-3C UPDATE III SUW Improvement Program (AIP) In-Flight Technician; Surface Cryptologic Carry-On Program (CCOP) Director
- Inspect completed work to ensure all hardware is tight, antennas are level, hangers are properly fastened, proper support is in place, or adequate weather proofing has been installed.
- Run appropriate power, ground, or coaxial cables.
- Test operation of tower transmission components, using sweep testing tools or software.
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