Help Wanted: Aerospace Engineer
Looking for someone to perform engineering duties in designing, constructing, and testing aircraft, missiles, and spacecraft. May conduct basic and applied research to evaluate adaptability of materials and equipment to aircraft design and manufacture.
Some activities you will do are to direct or coordinate activities of engineering or technical personnel involved in designing, fabricating, modifying, or testing of aircraft or aerospace products.
Formulate conceptual design of aeronautical or aerospace products or systems to meet customer requirements.
Some working conditions are indoors, environmentally controlled and face-to-face discussions.
Some necessary work interests are investigative — investigative occupations frequently involve working with ideas, and require an extensive amount of thinking. These occupations can involve searching for facts and figuring out problems mentally.
Some work values are: Attention to Detail — Job requires being careful about detail and thorough in completing work tasks. Analytical Thinking — Job requires analyzing information and using logic to address work-related issues and problems.
Some basic skills are: Written Comprehension — The ability to read and understand information and ideas presented in writing.
Deductive Reasoning — The ability to apply general rules to specific problems to produce answers that make sense.
Inductive Reasoning — The ability to combine pieces of information to form general rules or conclusions (includes finding a relationship among seemingly unrelated events).
Minimum education level: a background in STEAM and Engineering — Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering
You will earn $49.94 hourly and $103,870 annually.
Some similar careers are logistics engineers and electrical engineers.
The growth potential is bad. This is because the projected growth in employment is not high.
Telecommuting: 4 Day Work Week for the right candidate.