A typical day for a tradesperson would be conducting some manner of heavy fitness training and working within a workshop environment conducting maintenance on military equipment. A typical day can also be in a living in field environment either supporting or actively participating in combat scenarios or deployed on peacekeeping activities or in an active war zone.
A great deal of training goes into you and you learn to wear a number of different hats, keeping up to date with all of it can be challenging at times. The constant physical requirements and having to be away over long periods and function under physically and mentally demanding conditions can also present difficulties.
In terms of benefits, your job is secure for the most part, lots of training and learning opportunities, and you are well looked after for the most part in terms of renumeration and benefits which improve as you rise up the ranks.