Engineering technicians use math and science skills to assist engineers with creating products, improving manufacturing methods and maintaining assembly systems.
Job duties vary depending on the specific industry in which an engineering technician is employed.
Aerospace engineering technicians run and maintain devices used to test aircraft.
Mechanical engineering responsible for design, test and manufacture consumer products and machinery.
Assist engineers with designing and building roads and various structures. Environmental engineering technicians design methods and devices to prevent and control health hazards, such as air pollution.