Also called: Aviation Electrical Technician, Avionics Electronics Technician, Avionics Installer, Avionics Technician
In the Air Force: ; Airborne Mission Systems Specialist Apprentice, EC-130J; Airlift/Special Mission Aircraft Maintenance Helper; Bomber/Special Electronic Warfare and Radar Surveillance Integrated Avionics Helper, E-8; Bomber/Special Integrated Instrument and Flight Control Systems Helper, B-2; Flight Engineer Craftsman, CAA; In-Flight Refueling Specialist Apprentice, KC-135; Mobility Air Forces Integrated Communication/Navigation/Mission Systems Journeyman, KC-135; Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Helper, KC-46; Special Mission Aviator Journeyman, U-28
In the Army: AH-64 Armament/Electrical/Avionics Systems Repairer; Air Traffic Control Equipment Repairer; Aircraft Electrician; Aviation Maintenance Technician (Nonrated); Avionic Mechanic; CH-47 Helicopter Repairer; Electronic Systems Maintenance Warrant Officer; Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) Repairer; Radar Repairer; Senior Electronics Maintenance Warrant Officer
In the Coast Guard: Aviation Engineering Specialty; Avionics Electrical Technician
In the Marine Corps: Air Traffic Control Communications Technician; Aircraft Avionics Technician, CH-53; Aircraft Communications/Navigation/Radar System Technician, EA-6; Aircraft Electrical Systems Technician, KC-130; Aircraft Maintenance Chief; Aviation Precision Measurement Equipment (PME) Calibration/Repair Technician, IMA; Basic Avionics Marine; Fixed-Wing Aircraft Mechanic, AV-8/TAV-8; Helicopter Crew Chief, UH-1; Tiltrotor Crew Chief, MV-22
In the Navy: A/F 37T-21 Aircraft Engine Components Test Stand; Aircraft HF Communications Equipment IMA Technician; Aviation Electronics Organizational Level Technician; C-40 Systems Organizational Maintenance Quality Assurance Representative; Conversion NEC AE Aviation Electrician's Mate Basic; E-6B System Organizational Career Maintenance Technician; F/A-18 A/B/C/D Systems Organizational Initial Maintenance Technician; MH-60R Electronics Systems Organizational Career Maintenance Technician; Master Chief Aircraft Maintenanceman; P-8A Aircraft Systems Organizational Career Maintenance Technician
- Test and troubleshoot instruments, components, and assemblies, using circuit testers, oscilloscopes, or voltmeters.
- Keep records of maintenance and repair work.
- Adjust, repair, or replace malfunctioning components or assemblies, using hand tools or soldering irons.
Engineering and Technology
Arts and Humanities
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.
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