Uses and repairs spacecraft ground control command equipment, including electronic systems that track spacecraft location and operation.
This career is part of the Government and Public Administration cluster National Security pathway.
A person in this career:
- Transmits and verifies spacecraft commands using aerospace ground equipment.
- Monitors computers and telemetry display systems.
- Analyzes data to determine spacecraft operational status.
- Repairs ground and spacecraft communication equipment.
- Assists in preparing spacecraft commands to meet mission objectives
- Operates data-handling equipment to track spacecraft.