U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
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17-3023 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians
Apply electrical and electronic theory and related knowledge, usually under the direction of engineering staff, to design, build, repair, calibrate, and modify electrical components, circuitry, controls, and machinery for subsequent evaluation and use by engineering staff in making engineering design decisions. Excludes "Broadcast Technicians" (27-4012).
Illustrative examples: Semiconductor Development Technician,
Lighting Engineering Technician,
Electrical Design Technician
Broad Occupation: 17-3020 Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters
Minor Group: 17-3000 Drafters, Engineering Technicians, and Mapping Technicians
Major Group: 17-0000 Architecture and Engineering Occupations
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Last Modified Date: November 9, 2011