Advanced Composite Structural Repair IMA Technician; Aviation Boatswain's Mate, Launching and Recovery Equipment; Aviation Structural Mechanic; C-130 Systems Organizational Maintenance Safe For Flight Certifier; C-40 Systems Organizational Maintenance Quality Assurance Representative; E-2C Group II Systems Organizational Career Maintenance Technician; E-6 System Organizational Initial Maintenance Technician; F/A-18 A/B/C/D Systems Organizational Initial Maintenance Technician; Hydraulic Component Test Stands Operator/Maintainer; Naval Aircrewman (Mechanical)
Missile And Space Systems Maintenance; Missile And Space Systems Maintenance Journeyman
What they do:
Assemble, fit, fasten, and install parts of airplanes, space vehicles, or missiles, such as tails, wings, fuselage, bulkheads, stabilizers, landing gear, rigging and control equipment, or heating and ventilating systems.
On the job, you would:
Assemble parts, fittings, or subassemblies on aircraft, using layout tools, hand tools, power tools, or fasteners, such as bolts, screws, rivets, or clamps.
Read blueprints, illustrations, or specifications to determine layouts, sequences of operations, or identities or relationships of parts.
Attach brackets, hinges, or clips to secure or support components or subassemblies, using bolts, screws, rivets, chemical bonding, or welding.
Education and Training
teaching and course design
Math and Science
arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, or statistics
Arts and Humanities
Engineering and Technology
keeping track of how well people and/or groups are doing in order to make improvements
listening to others, not interrupting, and asking good questions
noticing a problem and figuring out the best way to solve it
Hand and Finger Use
put together small parts with your fingers
hold or move items with your hands
Ideas and Logic
notice when problems happen
order or arrange things
listen and understand what people say
read and understand what is written
People interested in this work like activities that include practical, hands-on problems and solutions.
They do well at jobs that need:
Attention to Detail
You might use software like this on the job:
Electronic mail software
Enterprise resource planning ERP software
Education: (rated 2 of 5)
high school diploma/GED or certificate after high school usually needed