Accession Number : ADA140639

Title :   Airframe Repair Career Ladder AFS 427X5.

Descriptive Note : Final occupational survey rept.,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE OCCUPATIONAL MEASUREMENT CENTER RANDOLPH AFB TX

Personal Author(s) : Ray,J L

PDF Url : ADA140639

Report Date : Mar 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 66

Abstract : The purpose of the study was to collect current career field data and data concerning the utilization and repair of composite materials, and to examine the implications of this data for curriculum training. In addition, this report provides information concerning personnel utilization, job structure, and impact on classification and training. The major responsibilities include repairing, modifying, and fabricating aircraft structure and parts. In addition, the 7-skill level responsibilities include troubleshooting repair situations, performing inspections, and supervising airframe repair activities. To qualify, an airman must complete a 10-week, 4-day technical training course at the Chanute Technical Training Center, Illinois. The course includes training in principles, procedures, and techniques of airframe structural repair and fabrication, as well as familiarization with Air Force publications.

Descriptors :   *Management planning and control, *Job training, *Careers, *Aircraft maintenance, *Repair, *Airframes, Composite materials, Manpower utilization, Job satisfaction, Military training, Skills, Education, Structural analysis, Data acquisition, Specialization, Personnel management, Management information systems, Numerical analysis, Tables(Data)

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Humanities and History
      Laminates and Composite Materials
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE