Industrial Systems Specialist Career Outlook

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2022-2025 Lightcast data based on Northwood Tech's 11-County District



Typical positions available after graduation include:

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Electrical Maintenance Technician

Electrical Maintenance Technicians install or repair a variety of electrical equipment in telecommunications, transportation, utilities and other industries.

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Instrumentation and Controls Technician 

Instrumentation and Controls Technicians combine knowledge of mechanical technology with knowledge of electrical and electronic circuits. They operate, test, and maintain unmanned, automated, robotic or electro-mechanical equipment.

Additional opportunities include:

  • Field Service Technician
  • Electrical and Instrument Technician
  • Service Technician

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