How is avionic technician training in the air force?
I'm joining the air in a couple months and I was wondering if I should go in as firefighter or avionics technician? I was talking to the recruiter and they were telling me that every d**n kid who comes into the recruiting office wants firefighting. So now I'm looking at avionics technician. Does anyone have info on these jobs in the air force?
Asked By: FF Cardenas - 9/7/2008
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
I was an avionics technician in the AF. My school was 6 months long and became the basis for my associate degree. Good logic and reasoning skills are necessary. We basically had to pass the test every week or have to repeat the week or wash out of the school. Not much pressure if your score was really strong... More
Answered By: Reformed - 9/7/2008
Additional Answers (1)
My husband's son is a Crew Chief for F-16, he's soon moving to Creech AFB to work on the unmanned aircraft. He loves it...but like he's said, it's not for everyone. You have to be able to follow written orders to a tee, be logical, be willing to work shifts, be willing to get dirty, and be willing to work hard. But... More
Answered By: usafcmycloud - 9/7/2008
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
(84) Real Jobs Paying $18-$96/Hour- Available Now. Apply Online!
$21/hr Start, Avg Pay $72K/yr Check Our Map of the 1700 Openings.
Jobs hiring now near your local area. Find a job and apply now.
Other Career Questions
Do most mechanical engineering jobs offer job security?
What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.