Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians

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Occupation Description

Aerospace engineering and operations technicians conduct, install, tweak, and maintain integrated computer and communications systems, consoles, simulators, and other data acquisition, test, and measurement tools as well as equipment. The work is performed on instruments or equipment used to launch, track, position, and evaluate air and space vehicles. They may be required to interpret and advise on test data.

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Required Education

Associate's degree
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Required Work Experience


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