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Career and Education Opportunities for Aerospace Technicians

In general, aerospace technicians operate, install, and maintain integrated computer/communications systems consoles, simulators, and other data acquisition, test, and measurement instruments and equipment to launch, track, and evaluate air and space vehicles. They also may record and interpret test data.

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STATES WITH Aerospace Technician OPPORTUNITIES

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JOB DESCRIPTION: Aerospace Technician

Aerospace Technician video from the State of New Jersey Dept. of Labor and Workforce Development

Aerospace technicians talk with engineering personnel regarding details and implications of test procedures and results. Finally, aerospace technicians identify required data, data acquisition plans and test parameters, setting up apparatus to conform to these specifications.

Every day, aerospace technicians are expected to be able to listen to and understand others in meetings. They need to read and understand documents and reports. It is also important that they evaluate problems as they arise.