Indian Air Force ( (IAF) List of Group Y Trades Technical/Non Technical
IAF Basic Training:
On the performance if IAF Basic Training at Basic Training Institute, Belgaum specific trades are allotted to the successful candidates in Group Y in Technical/Non Technical Trades. Basic combatant training is imparted to all the recruits, which includes basic discipline and manners, educational training, weapon training etc. After successful completion of basic training, you will be trained in specific trades allotted as under:-
LIST OF GROUP Y TECHNICAL TRADES IAF
Communication Technician IAF:
As a Communication Technician you will operate, service and maintain all types of state of the art communication devices, telephone exchange and radio equipment
Automobile Technician IAF:
As an Automobile Technician you will drive all types of light, medium and heavy automobiles, load carriers and specialist vehicles like cranes, towing tractors, fork lifters etc. subject to service exigencies. As a technician you will also carry out minor repairs, day to day maintenance and basic level servicing of the common user vehicles and specialist vehicles in the Indian Air Force inventory.
LIST OF GROUP Y NON TECHNICAL TRADES IAF
Administrator Assistant IAF:
As an Admin Assistant you will maintain and analyse records, files and information of personnel. You will also manage ration supplies, cook houses and messes.
Accounts Assistant IAF:
As an Accounts Assistant you will record and manage accounting of pay and allowances, equipment, logistics transactions, public fund and cash flow etc
Medical Assistant IAF:
You are made familiar with nursing and first-aid. You are also involved in management of medical stores, dispensaries and ward supervision.
Logistics Assistant IAF:
As a Logistics Assistant, you are involved in the procurement, storage and handling inventory control as well as accounting of military stores.
Environment Support Services Assistant (ESSA) IAF:
This job involves maintenance of the firefighting section. It also requires that you ensure the upkeep of hygiene of Air Force Campus.
Operations Assistant IAF:
As an Ops Assistant you will operate various systems of Air Traffic Control Centre, Air Field and Air Defence System. You will be trained in operation of Radars, Display Units, reporting and tracking procedures of airborne weapon systems etc
Meteorological Assistant IAF:
If you are a Meteorological Assistant, you are trained to undertake weather observation and to maintain meteorological instruments. You are also responsible for plotting of charts, taking balloon observations and compilation of weather summaries.
Ground Training Assistant:
As a Ground Training Instructor, you will train personnel on drill, parade, handling of arms and physical exercise. You are also responsible for organizing and conducting all games and sports activities.
Indian Air Force (Police):
In the position of Indian Air Force (Police) your responsibilities involve assuming police duties and investigation of offences. You are also in-charge of maintenance of security.
Indian Air Force (Security):
As an Indian Air Force (Security) tradesman, you are to undertake special operations and carry out high level security operations.
Musician in IAF:
As a Musician you will become a part of the Air Force Band. You will be trained to play different musical instruments.