aerospace engineering technician


Aerospace engineering technicians work with aerospace engineers to operate, maintain and test equipment used on aircraft and spacecraft. They review blueprints and instructions to determine test specifications and procedures. They use software to make sure that parts of a spacecraft or aircraft are functioning properly. They record test procedures and results, and make recommendations for changes.

Alternative label

  • aeronautical technologist

  • spacecraft engineering technician

  • aeronautics engineering technician

  • aero spatial technologist

  • aircraft technologist

  • spaceship engineering technician

  • aircraft engineering technician

  • aeroplane technologist

  • aeroplane engineering technician

  • spacecraft technologist

  • spaceship technologist

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Essential skills and competences

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Optional skills and competences

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