U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
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55-3017 Radar and Sonar Technicians
Operate equipment using radio or sound wave technology to identify, track, and analyze objects or natural phenomena of military interest. Include airborne, shipboard, and terrestrial positions. May perform minor maintenance.
Illustrative examples: Field Artillery Radar Operator,
Sonar Subsystem Equipment Operator,
Space Systems Operations Craftsman
Broad Occupation: 55-3010 Military Enlisted Tactical Operations and Air/Weapons Specialists and Crew Members
Minor Group: 55-3000 Military Enlisted Tactical Operations and Air/Weapons Specialists and Crew Members
Major Group: 55-0000 Military Specific Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010