Education. For entry into this specialty, completion of high school with courses in mathematics, mechanical drawing, and use of metal, masonry and wood working tools is desirable.
Training. For award of AFSC 3E331, completion of a basic structural course is mandatory.
Experience. The following experience is mandatory for award of the AFSC indicated: (Note: See Explanation of Air Force Specialty Codes).
3E351. Qualification in and possession of AFSC 3E331. Also, experience in functions such as constructing and repairing buildings and heavy structures; erecting prefabricated structures; laying masonry units; mixing, applying, and finishing concrete, plaster, stucco, and mortar; erecting steel; use of protective equipment; or fabricating, installing, and repairing metal components using gas or arc welding equipment.
3E371. Qualification in and possession of AFSC 3E351. Also, experience performing or supervising functions such as laying masonry units; plastering and carpentry; constructing, erecting, maintenance, and repair of buildings and heavy structures; and planning, installing, repairing, welding, or forging metal components.
3E391. Qualification in and possession of AFSC 3E371. Also, experience directing functions such as erecting structures or building maintenance.
Other. The following are mandatory for entry into this specialty:
Normal color vision as defined in AFI 48-123, Medical Examination and Standards.
Qualification to operate government vehicles according to AFI 24-301, Vehicle Operations.
Freedom from fear of heights.
Strength Req: K
Physical Profile: 333223
Required Appitude Score : M-44 (Changed to M-47, effective 1 Jul 04).
Course #: J5ABN3E331 000
Length (Days): 87