Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians (49-3011)
Occupation description: Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul aircraft engines and assemblies, such as hydraulic and pneumatic systems. Includes helicopter and aircraft engine specialists. Excludes Avionics Technician (49-2091).
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Alaska’s employment growth is moderate with very high employment opportunities. Read more.
Labor Force Indicators
|2015 Worker Characteristics
|Total workers||Nonresident workers
||Percent nonresident||Percent age 45 plus||Percent age 50 plus
|2015 Potential Supply
|Qualified but working in another occupation||140
|Currently employed in a lower paid occupation||81
|UI claimants previously working in occupation||50
|2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
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Alaska Licensing Information
Typical Entry-level Education, Experience, and/or On-the-job Training
|Education: Postsecondary non-degree award
||Work experience: None
||On-the-job training: None