Maintenance Workers, Machinery
Also called: Machine Repairer, Maintainer, Maintenance Technician
In the Air Force: Aerospace Ground Equipment; Aerospace Propulsion Helper, F101, F110, F118, TF34 Jet Engines (A-10, B-1, B-2, F-16, U-2 aircraft); Aircraft Armament Systems Apprentice, RPA (MQ-1/MQ-9); Aircrew Egress Systems Helper; Airlift/Special Mission Aircraft Maintenance Journeyman, C-5; Helicopter/Tiltrotor Aircraft Maintenance Helper; In-Flight Refueling Specialist Journeyman, KC-135; Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Apprentice, B-1; Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Journeyman, KC-46; Tactical Aircraft Maintenance (5th Generation) Journeyman, F-35
In the Army: AH-64 Attack Helicopter Repairer; Aircraft Pneudraulics Repairer; Aircraft Structural Repairer; Automotive Maintenance Warrant Officer; Cavalry Scout; Indirect Fire Infantryman; Infantryman; M1 Abrams Tank System Maintainer; STRYKER Systems Maintainer; Tactical Power Generation Specialist
In the Coast Guard: Aviation Maintenance Technician; Avionics Electrical Technician; Gunner's Mate; Machinery Technician
In the Marine Corps: Air Traffic Control Communications Technician; Aircraft Ordnance Technician; Aviation Radar Repairer; Fixed-Wing Aircraft Airframe Mechanic, EA-6; Fixed-Wing Aircraft Flight Engineer, KC-130; Fixed-Wing Aircraft Power Plants Mechanic, F-404; Fixed-Wing Aircraft Safety Equipment Mechanic, F/A-18; Helicopter Crew Chief, CH-53; Helicopter/Tiltrotor Dynamic Components Mechanic; Tiltrotor Airframe Mechanic, MV-22
In the Navy: Able Seaman; Arresting Gear Technician; Aviation Boatswain's Mate, Aircraft Handling; Aviation Boatswain's Mate, Launching and Recovery Equipment; Aviation Structural Mechanic; CWO - Ordnance, Aviation; Gas Turbine System Technician (Mechanical); Machinery Repairman; Machinists Mate, Non-Nuclear, Submarine Auxiliary; NAMTS Watertight Closure Maintenance Technician
- Start machines and observe mechanical operation to determine efficiency and to detect problems.
- Read work orders and specifications to determine machines and equipment requiring repair or maintenance.
- Inspect or test damaged machine parts, and mark defective areas or advise supervisors of repair needs.
- arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, or statistics
- English language
- listening to others, not interrupting, and asking good questions
- reading work related information
- planning and doing the basic maintenance on equipment
- repairing machines or systems using the right tools
- keep your arm or hand steady
- hold or move items with your hands
- listen and understand what people say
- read and understand what is written
- notice when problems happen
- order or arrange things
- Attention to Detail
You might use software like this on the job: