Trades Wise Duty of Airmen Y Group

Trades Wise Duty of Airmen Y Group:- Every year so many students appeared in this examination for joining the India Air Force as Airmen, As you know the educational eligibility criteria for this examination is a 10+2 exam passed. This is a great opportunity for the students who wanted to join IAF at an early age. Today we are providing Trades and duties of Airmen Y Group.

Trades Wise Duty of Airmen Y Group

On the basis of the performance in the Joint Basic Phase Training (JBPT) at Basic Training Institute, Belgaum specific trades are allotted to the successful candidates. 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. PT, Parade and games are an integral part of the training and service life. Succeeding paragraphs give an idea of the nature of the job an airman is expected to perform in different trades. However, depending on service requirements, an airman may be assigned other jobs as required by his superior authorities and exigencies of service.

Trades Wise Duty of Airmen:-

Communication Technician:

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:

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.

Admin Assistant:

As an Admin Assistant, you will maintain and analyse records, files and information of personnel. You will also manage ration supplies, cookhouses and messes.

Accts Assistant:

As an Accounts Assistant, you will record and manage the accounting of pay and allowances, equipment, logistics transactions, public fund and cash flow etc

Medical Assistant:

You are made familiar with nursing and first-aid. You are also involved in the management of medical stores, dispensaries and ward supervision.

Logistics Assistant:

As a Logistics Assistant, you are involved in the procurement, storage and handling of inventory control as well as accounting of military stores.

Environment Support Services Assistant (ESSA):

This job involves maintenance of the firefighting section. It also requires that you ensure the upkeep of hygiene of the Air Force Campus.

Ops Assistant (Trades Wise Duty of Airmen):-

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 the operation of Radars, Display Units, reporting and tracking procedures of airborne weapon systems etc

Meteorological Assistant:

If you are a Meteorological Assistant, you are trained to undertake weather observation and to maintain meteorological instruments. You are also responsible for plotting charts, taking balloon observations and compilation of weather summaries.

Ground Training Assistant:

As a Ground Training Instructor, you will train personnel on drills, parades, 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 the Indian Air Force (Police), your responsibilities involve assuming police duties and investigating of offences. You are also in charge of the 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.


As a Musician, you will become a part of the Air Force Band. You will be trained to play different musical instruments.

IAF Airmen Salary:-

Salary of IAF Y Group (Non-Technical Trade):- Rs. 26,900/- per month (approximately) plus DA (as applicable) which, in subsequent years, may rise as per the career progression of the individual.

IAF Airmen Promotions:-

Promotion of Airmen Y group is the same and the detailed promotion list is given below-

  • Air Craftsman (AC)- You will join at this position
  • Leading Air Craftsman (LAC)
  • Corporal (CPL)
  • Sergeant (SGT)
  • Junior Warrant Officer (JWO)
  • Warrant Officer (WO)
  • Master Warrant Officer (MWO)

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