Profession

Avionics Technician


Description

Avionics technicians repair and maintain the electrical systems in both military and civilian aircrafts. Avionics technicians can opt for on-the-job training and work experience to enter this career field, or they may choose to attend college for a certificate or associate's degree in avionics.

Job Prospect

Low

Work Environment

Aircraft and avionics equipment mechanics and technicians work in hangars, in repair stations, or on airfields. The environment can be loud because of aircraft engines and equipment

General and Personal Skills Required

Average Salary

Cost of Training

Recommended Level of Education

Vocational Education

Professional Skills / Tools Required

Associated Disciplines

radio communication theory, avionics system integration and avionics systems line maintenance