15E Unmanned Aircraft Systems Repairer
The unmanned aircraft repairer is primarily responsible for the maintenance functions on Unmanned Aerial Vehicles. They keep the aircrafts ready to fly and ensure their ability to collect and transmit information.
- Repair the aircraft’s electrical, avionics, propulsion and fuel systems
- Maintenance of optical payloads, weapons systems, electrical systems, radio frequency systems and takeoff/landing systems
Required ASVAB Score:
Electronics (EL) : 93 and Mechanical Maintenance (MM) : 104
- Preference in mathematics and shop mechanics
- Interest in working with aircrafts
- Ability to work as a member on a team
- Working with electrics and electronic equipment
Job training for an unmanned aircraft repairer requires 10 weeks of Basic Combat Training and 17 weeks of Advanced Individual Training with on-the-job instruction. Part of this time is spent in the classroom and in the field.
Future Civilian Career:
The skills you learn will help prepare you for a career with intelligence agencies, commercial airlines and other organizations that have fleets of airplanes/helicopters.