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  • Avionics Technician

    Posted: 01/17/2023

    Responsibilities:

    • Inspect, troubleshoot, repair, and perform both scheduled and unscheduled maintenance in a high-quality and efficient manner
    • Troubleshoot and test instruments, components, and assemblies using various tools such as circuit testers, oscilloscopes voltmeters, etc.
    • Inspect, maintain, and install electronic systems, such as navigational systems, radar technology, radio communication systems, flight control tools, and other avionics systems
    • Perform operational/functional checks on aircraft electrical systems and equipment
    • Operate equipment to test, diagnose, locate, and repair deficiencies
    • Utilize a strong understanding of electronic theory to effect timely repairs
    • Assemble components including switches, electrical controls, and junction boxes
    • Lay out installation of aircraft assemblies and systems
    • Install, route, upgrade, and repair wire harnesses
    • Install avionics equipment per engineering drawings while following wiring standards
    • Perform basic soldering, harness build up and installation including wire stripping and crimping, fault isolation and repair of avionics system failures
    • Read and interpret technical data including original equipment manufacturer maintenance manuals, illustrated part catalogs, wiring diagrams, service bulletins, etc.to direct maintenance repairs
    • Maintain a safe and clean work environment and report any unsafe conditions
    • Maintains responsibility for proper execution of parts tag instructions in accordance with the Repair Station Quality Control Manual
    • Assist in the training and guidance of new Avionics Technicians
    • Maintain a safe and clean work environment and report any unsafe conditions
    • Submit daily, weekly, or monthly reports as required
    • Maintain communication with assigned Team Lead for task updates and status reports
    • Other duties as assigned

     

    Skills/Qualifications:

    • High school education required; some college preferred
    • Electronics trade school or military training equivalent for repairing electronics preferred
    • A&P license strongly preferred
    • Demonstrated experience in the fault isolation and repair of avionics systems
    • Ability to read and use schematics and blueprints
    • FAA Part 145 knowledge preferred
    • Work well with others in team environment
    • Experience working in AS9100 or ISO 9001 environment preferred
    • King Air and/or Dash 8 experience preferred
    • Ability to:
      • Crawl in and out of tight spaces
      • Comfortably work at elevated heights of at least 40 feet for extended periods of time
      • Lift, balance and carry up to 50 lbs.
      • Work in enclosed hangars and exterior weather conditions