Also called: Aviation Electrical Technician, Avionics Electronics Technician, Avionics Installer, Avionics Technician
In the Air Force: ; Airborne Mission Systems Specialist Apprentice, EC-130H; Airlift/Special Mission Aircraft Maintenance Apprentice, C-5; Bomber/Special Electronic Warfare and Radar Surveillance Integrated Avionics Helper, E-8; Bomber/Special Integrated Instrument and Flight Control Systems Helper, B-1; Flight Engineer Craftsman, AC-130W; In-Flight Refueling Specialist Apprentice, KC-135; Mobility Air Forces Integrated Communication/Navigation/Mission Systems Journeyman, KC-10; Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Helper, KC-10; Special Mission Aviator Journeyman, HH-60; Tactical Aircraft Maintenance Journeyman, F-15
In the Army: AH-64 Armament/Electrical/Avionics Systems Repairer; Air Traffic Control Equipment Repairer; Armament/Electrical/Avionics Repair Supervisor; Aviation Senior Sergeant; Avionic and Survivability Equipment Repairer; Computer/Detection Systems Repairer; Electronic Systems Maintenance Warrant Officer; Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) Repairer; Radar Repairer; Senior Electronics Maintenance Warrant Officer
In the Coast Guard: Avionics Electrical Technician
In the Marine Corps: Air Traffic Control Communications Technician; Aircraft Avionics Technician, CH-53; Aircraft Communications/Navigation Systems Technician, KC-130; Aircraft Electrical Systems Technician, KC-130; Aircraft Maintenance (Rotary-Wing); Aviation Electronic Micro/miniature Component and Cable Repair Technician, IMA; Avionics/Maintenance Technician, Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS); Fixed-Wing Aircraft Mechanic, AV-8/TAV-8; Helicopter Mechanic, CH-53; Tiltrotor Crew Chief, MV-22; VH-92 Presidential Helicopter Crew Chief
In the Navy: A/F 37T-21 Aircraft Engine Components Test Stand; Aircraft HF Communications Equipment IMA Technician; Aviation Electronics Organizational Level Technician; C-2A Systems Organizational Maintenance Technician; Conversion NEC AE Aviation Electrician's Mate Basic; E-6B Airborne Communications Technician; F/A-18 A/B/C/D System Organizational Maintenance Technician; MH-60R Electronics Systems Organizational Career Maintenance Technician; MQ-8C Organizational Avionics and Electrical Maintenance Technician; P-3C UPDATE III SUW Improvement Program (AIP) In-Flight 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.
They do well at jobs that need: