Automotive Service Technicians & Mechanics
Also called: Automobile Mechanic (Auto Mechanic), Automotive Service Technician (Auto Service Tech), Master Automotive Technician (Master Auto Tech), Service Technician (Service Tech)
In the Air Force: Aerospace Ground Equipment; Aerospace Ground Equipment Craftsman; Aerospace Ground Equipment Journeyman; Missile And Space Systems Maintenance; Missile And Space Systems Maintenance Helper; Mission Generation Vehicular Equipment Maintenance; Mission Generation Vehicular Equipment Maintenance Apprentice, Firefighting and Refueling Vehicle and Equipment Maintenance; Mission Generation Vehicular Equipment Maintenance Helper, Firefighting and Refueling Vehicle and Equipment Maintenance; Mission Generation Vehicular Equipment Maintenance Journeyman, Firefighting and Refueling Vehicle and Equipment Maintenance; Mission Generation Vehicular Equipment Maintenance, Helper, Material Handling Equipment (MHE)/463L Maintenance
In the Army: Allied Trades Warrant Officer; BRADLEY Fighting Vehicle System Maintainer; Cavalry Scout; Combat Medic Specialist; Engineer Equipment Maintenance Warrant Officer; M1 Armor Crewman; Quartermaster and Chemical Equipment Repairer; Self Propelled Artillery Systems Maintainer; Senior Maintenance Supervisor; Unit Supply Specialist
In the Coast Guard: Machinery Technician
In the Marine Corps: Artillery Systems Technician; Assault Amphibious Vehicle (AAV)/Assault Combat Vehicle (ACV) Repairer/Technician; Basic Motor Transport Marine; Crash/Fire/Rescue Vehicle Technician; Engineer Equipment Mechanic; Fuel and Electrical Systems Mechanic; Light Armored Vehicle (LAV) Repairer/Technician; Motor Transport Maintenance Chief; Ordnance Vehicle Maintenance Chief; Ordnance Vehicle Maintenance Officer
In the Navy: Advanced Construction Mechanic; Afloat Support Equipment Technician; Aircraft Intermediate Maintenance Officer, Support Equipment; Aviation Support Equipment Technician; Construction Mechanic; Construction Mechanic Basic; Equipment Operator; LCAC Mechanical Systems Maintenance Technician; Support Equipment Tow Tractor Technician
- Test drive vehicles and test components and systems, using equipment such as infrared engine analyzers, compression gauges, and computerized diagnostic devices.
- Inspect vehicles for damage and record findings so that necessary repairs can be made.
- Test and adjust repaired systems to meet manufacturers' performance specifications.
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: