CAREER
CLUSTER
BRIEF

ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY

CAREER AREA - ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY



Work Performed

Work activities in this group primarily involve the application of engineering related and technical knowledge in direct support of the engineer. Typically, tasks performed are functional parts of engineering activities requiring the practical application of fundamental theory in such specialized areas as research, design, and development.


Worker Requirements

Ability to learn and apply basic engineering and technical principles and methods; facility with mathematics and language; and spatial perception.


Sample Occupations

Chemical Engineering Technician
Civil Engineering Technician
Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technician
Electromechanical Engineering Technician
Industrial Engineering Technician
Mechanical Engineering Technician


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