Job Description: Responsible for repairing physical damage, Aircraft Structural Maintenance specialists maintain the high quality structures of Air Force aircraft. Utilizing various methods, these professionals do everything from installing replacement parts to building a replacement from scratch in order to restore the structural integrity of the aircraft and ensure the safety of the Airmen who fly them.

  • Branch Branch: Air Force
  • Ratings Average Rating:
  • Desinnation Designation: 2A7X3
  • Average Required Test Average Salary:
  • Entry Type Entry Type: Enlisted
  • Required Test ASVAB:
  • Degree Degree: High School or GED
  • Age Age: 17-39
  • Citizen Citizen: U.S. or Permanent Resident
  • Category Category: Maintenance & Logistics
Average Age
27 Average Age
Average Age
2,386 Number Employed
Average Age
7.0 YearsAverage Employment


Pros: Awesome job

Cons: Didn't have any

Location: Dyess AFB, TX


A typical work day would consist of a morning meet in which we would discuss the agenda of the day and order of importance that maintenance needs to be completed. After each morning meeting each member is assigned to either maintenance or inspection and released to carry out there wok either by themselves or in pairs.