Telecommunications Line Installers & Repairers
Also called: Combination Technician, Installation and Repair Technician (I and R Technician), Lineman, Service Technician
In the Air Force: Cable and Antenna Defense Operations; Cable and Antenna Defense Operations Apprentice; Cable and Antenna Defense Operations Craftsman; Cable and Antenna Defense Operations Helper; Cable and Antenna Defense Operations Journeyman; Cable and Antenna Systems Apprentice; Cable and Antenna Systems Craftsman; Cable and Antenna Systems Journeyman; Electrical Systems Apprentice; Electrical Systems Helper
In the Army: Cable Systems Installer-Maintainer; Electronic Missile Systems Maintenance Warrant Officer; Military Intelligence (MI) Systems Maintainer/Integrator; Multichannel Transmission Systems Operator-Maintainer; Signal Operations Support Specialist; Telecommunications Operations Chief
In the Coast Guard: Electrician's Mate; Information System Technician
In the Marine Corps: Air Traffic Control Communications Technician; Air Traffic Control Radar Technician; Aviation Radar Repairer; Cyberspace Warfare Chief; Electrician; Network Administrator; Network Chief; Satellite Transmissions System Operator; Tactical Data Systems Technician; Transmissions System Operator
In the Navy: AN/SIA-127/134 Announcing System Maintenance Technician; AN/SSC-13 Shipboard Air Traffic Control Communications (SATCC) Technician; CVN Propulsion Plant Local Area Network (PPLAN) Manager; Combat Control Systems Manager; Construction Electrician; Electronics Systems Manager; Gigabit Ethernet Data Multiplex System (GEDMS) Interior Communications (IC) Electrician; Interior Communication Operator; NAMTS Interior Communications Repair Technician; Ship Self Defense System (SSDS) MK1 Maintenance Technician; Tactical Variant Switch (TVS) AN/USQ-155 (V) 6 Maintenance Technician
- Set up service for customers, installing, connecting, testing, or adjusting equipment.
- Travel to customers' premises to install, maintain, or repair audio and visual electronic reception equipment or accessories.
- Measure signal strength at utility poles, using electronic test equipment.
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