U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
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17-3024 Electro-Mechanical Technicians
Operate, test, maintain, or calibrate unmanned, automated, servo-mechanical, or electromechanical equipment. May operate unmanned submarines, aircraft, or other equipment at worksites, such as oil rigs, deep ocean exploration, or hazardous waste removal. May assist engineers in testing and designing robotics equipment.
Illustrative examples: Robotics Testing Technician,
Remotely Piloted Vehicle Engineering 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: March 11, 2010