Avionics Technician Job Description Sample
Operating as a regional airline in the United States, Air Wisconsin Airlines performs flying services for United Airlines as United Express. We have a long history of exceptional performance, servicing our customers and providing safe work environments and we are looking for dedicated individuals to join our team!
Maintenance Base Locations include: Columbia, SC (CAE); Milwaukee, WI (MKE); Dayton, OH (DAY); and Appleton, WI (ATW). New Mechanics and Technicians can earn up to $4500 in bonuses; a $2000 Sign-on Bonus as well as Experience Bonuses up to $2500, by joining our Maintenance team! We're excited to offer an additional $10,000 sign-on bonus for new hires into our MKE base location.
Our maintenance facilities perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance on Air Wisconsin's fleet of Bombardier CRJ-200 aircraft. This includes preventative maintenance, line maintenance, scheduled inspections, and accompanying maintenance up to and including 'A-Checks' and large component replacements in accordance with Federal Aviation Regulation and company policies and procedures.
Air Wisconsin Airlines is recognized as operating a safe maintenance program. Mechanics and Technicians troubleshoot and diagnose complex aircraft systems, which may include repairing and maintaining components used for aircraft navigation and radio communications, weather radar systems, and other instruments and computers. In addition to aircraft systems, Mechanics and Technicians install, inspect, test, replace, dismantle, alter fabricate, repair, and reassemble aircraft components and engines. A variety of tools and equipment are used, including precision measuring devices, pneumatic devices, electrical testing devices, general shop equipment, ground support equipment, and computers.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Perform maintenance on CRJ 200 series
Troubleshoot and repair electronic equipment to component level in accordance with FAA regulations and company manuals
Performs maintenance, disassembly, rework, repair, replacement, re-assembly of Aircraft components
Read wiring diagrams and blueprints
Performs operational and preventive checks and alignments on aircraft flight controls, stabilization systems, avionics, troubleshooting equipment using technical manuals and schematic drawings; and inspecting
Maintaining electrical systems that include wiring, electrical connections, and the repair and/or replacement of instruments
Perform all assigned work in accordance with maintenance manuals, company policies and FAA Regulations
Comply with all safety rules and regulations
Responsible for completion of aircraft documentation
Must have FAA Airframe and Powerplant License
CRJ experience preferred
Experience entering and accessing technical data within computer systems
Must have Valid drivers license
High school diploma or equivalent
Legal right to work in the United States
Ability to work nights, shifts, weekends, and holidays
Ability to lift 75lbs, climb, bend, kneel, crawl, sit, stand, stoop, frequently in confined spaces
Good Communication skills
Problem solving and organization skills are required
Exercise good judgment in working with people in a team environment as well as in aircraft maintenance and safety
Avionic Technician applicants must possess in addition to the above requirements:
- FCC General Radio Telephone Operators License (GROL) OR
- NCATT AET- National Center for Aircraft Technician Training Aircraft Electronics OR
- Proof of graduation from an accredited Avionics curriculum or military program
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Job ID#: 15756BR
Company: General Atomics Systems Integration
Job Title: Avionics Technician
Job Category: Avionics/Electronics
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Hourly
General Atomics Systems Integration, LLC (GA-SI), an affiliate of General Atomics, is a provider of military and commercial engineering services. GA-SI is a leading-edge expert in systems integration technologies, reliability improvements, and controls system design.
We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Avionics Technician in our Aero Services division to support MQ-1 Gray Eagle operations at Fort Irwin in California. This is position must be able to deploy both CONUS and OCONUS in support of company projects.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Works under general supervision providing technical expertise in installing and troubleshooting avionics systems.
Supports repairs, testing, and operation of Gray Eagle unmanned aerial vehicles, ground control stations, ground support equipment and associated electronic equipment at facilities as assigned requiring long periods of standing, walking, bending and lifting up to 50 lbs.
Participates in ground control station power up, ground checks, maintenance, aircraft recovery, status debriefing, repair and documentation of repairs and status.
Corrects minor discrepancies by removal, repair, or replacement of defective or deleted parts of aircraft electrical systems.
Performs limited functional checks on existing and newly installed aircraft electrical systems and equipment.
Operates automatic test equipment to locate, diagnose, and repair defective parts. Performs routine inspections on systems and equipment.
Fabricates, upgrades, routes, and installs wiring harnesses.
Disassembles, assembles, and adjusts electronic equipment.
Interfaces with engineering, manufacturing, and other disciplines of UAV operators, Army personnel and civilian customers when required.
Assists in the troubleshooting, component removal and replacement, testing and documentation in accordance with customer regulations when applicable, utilizing approved technical publications, maintenance standards, and approved procedures.
Interfaces with site team leaders, supply personnel, Airframe and Powerplant mechanics and UAV pilots.
Provides support as required to the UAS training center maintaining UAV training assets and systems.
Performs other duties as assigned or required.
Typically requires a high school diploma or equivalent and two or more years of aircraft mechanical maintenance experience.
An FAA Airframe and Powerplant License is required.
May require extensive travel and/or CONUS or OCONUS deployment.
Must possess: (1) full knowledge and understanding of the detailed aspects of the job; (2) knowledge of relevant computer applications and operations; (3) basic leadership, organization and planning skills; and (4) strong interpersonal skills to effectively communicate with employees and both military and civilian customers.
The ability to obtain and maintain a DOD security clearance.
The ability to pass a Deployment Medical Exam.
HAZMAT, AES, and IATA experience is desirable.
Experience handling COMSEC material.
Must be able to work both independently and on a team and be able to work extended hours as required.
Travel Percentage Required : 0% - 25%
Clearance Required? Yes
Meggitt is a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment products and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. We employ over 11,000 people across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe, North America, with regional bases in India and the Middle East.
Avionics bench technician for servicing communication, navigation & pulse equipment and to be able to trouble shoot down to the discrete component level for a FAA Approved Repair Station. Elite Aerospace is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. The Product Repair Technician performs inspections, tests, troubleshoots and repairs on customer returned equipment, in accordance with rules and regulations. Provides an efficient and effective repair service that meets company and departmental obligations and objectives. This position is located in Miramar, Florida and does not offer relocation.
Job Core Responsibilities
Current FCC license preferred. Experienced only need apply. Single shift from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday. Must be punctual. FAA required pre-employment drug screening. Must be able to read, write and comprehend English written technical documentation per FAA requirements. Our ad requirements state that we need locally available technicians that are familiar and experienced with bench testing, repair and overhaul of various types of aircraft communication, navigation and pulse components.
Performs teardowns, overhauls and functional testing of various repair station products and items
Ensures that all repair work is performed according to procedures and per correct document revision
Assists in the development and implementation of product improvement initiatives
Inspects, tests, troubleshoots and repairs shop equipment as required
Completes necessary trainings to maintain knowledge and skills required for job performance
Performs documentation of all repairs and re-certifications of equipment according to regulatory, customer and departmental requirements
Other responsibilities as assigned
Regular, consistent and punctual attendance is required. May need to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) and additional hours as necessary
Education: A Secondary Certificate/High School Diploma or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectations.
Certifications: Vocational training, apprenticeships or the equivalent experience in related field
Years Experience: 2-5 years of relevant experience
Excellent technical knowledge and skills in product repair
Good communication skills both written and verbal
Proven troubleshooting skills to component level on complex electronic circuits
Ability to recognize and solve typical problems that can occur in own work area; evaluates and selects solutions from established options
This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.
Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative at 1-855-474-7665 or HRISon@meggitt.com.
Support Systems Associates Inc. is a privately owned, nationwide company that specializes in engineering, logistics, production, and management services to both Government and industry. Our corporate offices are located in Melbourne, FL. We have facilities in Huntsville, AL and Warner Robins, GA.
Our Huntsville facility is located in the JetPlex Industrial Park at the Huntsville International Airport and includes office and manufacturing space to support production and maintenance of mission systems and aircraft modification kits in addition to a variety of logistics inventory needs. This operation is currently executing multiple programs with structural and electrical fabrication, kitting, final assembly, and aircraft modifications via field teams.
Our Warner Robins facility is located in The Park off Russell Parkway and includes office and some light manufacturing space to support production and maintenance of systems similar to those in our Huntsville facility. This operation is currently executing multiple programs which provide engineering and logistics services for the modification of aircraft.
SSAI's QMS is registered to AS9100 and AS9110. SSAI's core capabilities include mechanical, electrical, and electronic design, test, avionics engineering, software engineering, aircraft modification design/installation, modification kit production, and related logistics services.
Applicants selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
I. Position Description:
The Avionics Technician installs units, parts, equipment, and components in avionics assembly, according to blueprints and specifications provided. He/she fabricates and assembles prototype equipment for a variety of military aircraft and is familiar with military technical manuals, technical orders, modification work orders and blue prints.
He/she also coordinates with project engineer personnel throughout the project and provides technical assistance to project engineers. He/she also services, repairs and overhauls aircraft to ensure airworthiness. He/she repairs, replaces, and rebuilds aircraft components, such as wiring harnesses, power distribution systems, and functional components including communication/navigation systems, and flight control/aircraft monitoring systems using hand tools, power tools, machines, equipment, soldering irons, and connector installation tools.
He/she reads and interprets maintenance manuals, technical manuals, FAA FAR's and commercial aircraft manuals. He/she services batteries to keep aircraft in safe operating conditions.
Installs units, parts, equipment, and components in structural assembly, according to blueprints and specifications, using hand tools and power tools.
II. Basic Requirements (Education, Experience, Special Skills):
HS – Required. Required: Technical or Military School Training with four (4) years direct experience in avionics maintenance, primarily in the military aviation field or appropriate military occupation specialty training.
Must be able to read wiring diagrams, have crimp and pin and routing and terminating wires experience. Unit level UH60 troubleshooting and phase maintenance experience.
Support Systems Associates, Inc.
Equal Opportunity Employer /Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disability/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation
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The Avionics Technician is responsible to perform operational checks, troubleshoot, and repair avionics and electrical systems on all types of aircraft. The Avionics Technician must perform a variety of installation and maintenance tasks on avionics hardware and wiring assemblies. The Avionics Technician must work within estimated time and in accordance with applicable "HAECO Americas", FAA, and customer standards of quality.
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES:
Perform such typical maintenance functions as cabling, component removal/installation, wire harness removal/installation, fabrication/repair of wire assemblies, and continuity checks.Determine if work can safely be accomplished if aircraft is in a power-on mode and be able to conduct necessary testing if in a power-on mode.Fabricate and install all wiring assemblies, static lines, and associated mechanical equipment.Follow all applicable specifications to accomplish a specific task.Maintain a clean and safe working environment.Perform work within estimated hours.Follow all safety procedures and specifications.Execute all required paperwork in connection with assigned normal duties.Use and operate ground support equipment, as applicable and if qualified, in a safe manner.Work with little or no supervision and accomplish assignments with little or no rework.Assist other employees in the performance of their job assignments through coaching, counseling, and guidance.Interface effectively with members of management, other departments, and co-workers.
High School diploma or equivalent.
Must provide own tools as indicated on company tool list.
Language (read, write, speak, and understand English).
Two (2) or more years experience troubleshooting and effecting Avionics repairs on Military or Commercial aircraft or two (2) or more years proven performance within HAECO.
FAA Airframe and Powerplant or FAA Airframe certificate.
Two (2) or more years experience troubleshooting and effecting Avionics Repairs on heavy transport category aircraft in and MRO environment or two (2) or more years proven performance within HAECO.
The avionics technicianperforms maintenance on aircraft avionics components and electricalsystems components, such as airborne navigation/communication systems, weatherradar, autopilot, compass systems and accessories in accordance with MFGspecifications and FAA guidelines.
Build & install wire harnesses.
Assist / Installation & trouble shooting of glass cockpit
Assist / Installation & trouble shooting of variousavionics, navigation, & communication system.
Assist / Installation & troubleshooting of autopilotsystem.
Current NCATT AET Certificate and/or Airframe & PowerplantLicense, preferred
2 years of avionics installation experience, on Rotor / Fixed WingAircraft, Bell, Airbus preferred.
Ability to read blueprints and schematics
Proven ability to navigate, interpret, and apply techdata
The above statements are intended todescribe the general nature and level of work being performed by employeesassigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of allresponsibilities, duties, and skills required of so classified.
The Avionics Technician installs, inspects, tests, adjusts, or repairs avionics equipment, such as radar, communications, navigation, and instrument systems assigned NASA aircraft.
Troubleshoot, repair and modify avionics, electrical and instrumentation systems installed on aircraft.
Solve complex problems by interpreting manufacturers' manuals or similar technical documents and/or drawings.
Use intricate test equipment such as, multi-trace oscilloscopes, frequency counters, multi-meters and other avionics test equipment to perform troubleshooting and operational checks.
Perform removal, repair, installation, inspection, and operational check of system components.
Repair and/or replace components based on test results following blueprints, schematics, handbooks, and other technical documents.
Perform calibration, repair and replacement of system components based on test results following blueprints, schematics, handbooks, and other technical documents.
Make entries in aircraft logs and records, and is responsible for providing guidance and technical expertise to less experienced technicians throughout all aircraft maintenance and/or modifications efforts.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Knowledge & Skills
In-depth knowledge of advanced electronic principles and circuit analysis.
Ability to use test equipment such as oscilloscopes, frequency counters, multi-meters, and other test equipment.
Ability to interpret schematic diagrams, engineering drawings and charts of assigned systems is required.
Ability to read, write, speak, and understand English.
Must have basic computer data entry skills required for use of NASA's maintenance and logistics database.
Ability to obtain government security clearance.
Experience & Education
Five (5) years of aircraft avionics/electrical related experience required.
FAA Airframe or FCC license preferred.
Experience on T-38 aircraft preferred.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Physical Requirements/Working Environment
May work in aircraft maintenance hangar or outside subject to extreme weather conditions.
May be exposed to extreme noise from turbine and jet engine aircraft.
Work may require lifting heavy objects, working in confined spaces and working at heights requiring the use of ladders or other high reach equipment.
Shall comply with JSC Expected Behaviors and the DI Star Values.
- Ability to travel domestically and internationally
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Bombardier Business Aircraft's Dallas Service Centre is centrally located at Love Field Airport, and is the home of the Service Center Network headquarters. With its dedicated staff of over 110, the facility features 100,000 sq ft of space and is equipped to perform scheduled and unscheduled heavy maintenance, modifications, including interior modifications, avionics installations, and Aircraft on Ground (AOG) support for Bombardier Learjet, Challenger and Global aircraft. The Service Centre has received certifications from FAA, EASA, Canada, Brazil, Bahamas, Bermuda, Cayman Islands, Mexico and South Africa.
Troubleshoots repairs, inspect, modifies and services aircraft avionics, electrical and electronic equipment. Performs and documents all work performed per appropriate manuals and regulations as required.
1.Adhere to Bombardier General Work Requirements (Factory, Shop and / or Hanger positions)
2.Comply with environmental health / safety policies and procedures. Participate in 5-S activities. Perform all assigned tasks in a safe and timely manner
3.Troubleshoot, repair, inspect, modify and service aircraft avionics, electrical and electronic equipment
4.Perform and document work performed per appropriate manuals and regulations as required
5.Operate ground support equipment
6.Assist with mechanical / electrical removals and installations
7.Assist with aircraft component repair
8.Perform other duties as assigned
1.Assist other maintenance disciplines
2.May assist with maintenance at off-site locations
3.Return A/C to service after maintenance at off-site locations (if certified)
Avionics Experience required:
Typically a minimum of 2 years aircraft maintenance work experience or substantiated equivalent experience
Ability to read and understand electrical engineering drawings
Ability to effectively communicate in both written and verbal form on individual and / or aircraft status
Own Basic set of hand tools with the ability to demonstrate Inventory & control of tools
Must obtain appropriate Ground Support Equipment Qualifications as required
Must be able to work unscheduled overtime including nonscheduled work days and holidays
Must be able to work in seasonal/inclement weather outside
Ability to obtain a Security Identification Display Area badge (SIDA) Love Field Badge
ADDITIONAL DESIRED/PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
A Certification, P Certification, or A & P Certificate
GROL (General Radiotelephone Operator License) or AET (Aircraft Electronics Technician) Certificate
Experience on corporate jet aircraft / commercial aircraft
Basic PC skills
Job: Airframe & Powerplant Technicians
Primary Location: US-TX-Dallas
Zip Code US 75235
Employee Status: Regular
Job Posting: 19.10.2017, 8:25:09 PM
Signature TECHNICAir's world-class MRO service is available in 16 U.S. locations and 2 U.K. locations. Each location has a long history of highly personalized service, rapid response, and precision quality. When it comes to safety, Signature TECHNICAir embraces the highest of possible standards.
WHAT WE OFFER
Salary range based on experience.
Medical insurance (4 plans to choose from).
Dental & Vision insurance.
Paid time off (vacation, sick, and holiday).
401(k) Retirement Savings Plan.
Health Care Spending Account (HSA).
Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment insurance.
Opportunity to participate in employer-paid training courses.
Signature TECHNICAir's Avionic Technicians are responsible for functional testing, repair/maintenance and inspection of aircraft electrical and avionics systems. This can include but is not limited to radar, lighting, radio, entertainmentand navigational systems.
Adjust, repair, or replace malfunctioning components or assemblies using hand tools and or soldering irons
Assemble components such as switches, electrical controls, and junction boxes
Connect components to assemblies such as radio systems, instruments, magnetos, inverters and in-flight refueling systems
Install electrical and electronic components, assemblies and systems in aircraft
Interpret flight test data to diagnose malfunctions and systemic performance issues
Lay out installation of aircraft assemblies and systems following documentation such as blueprints, manuals and wiring diagrams
Test and troubleshoot instruments, components and assemblies using circuit testers, oscilloscopes and voltmeters to determine performance and airworthiness
Maintain timely and accurate records of regular maintenance and repairs
Complies with company policy and procedures as contained in company manual
Coordinate work with that of engineers, technicians and other aircraft maintenance personnel to ensure the delivery of the aircraft on time to the customer.
Prefer 2-3 years avionics experience in general aviation and/or corporate aircraft. Military avionics experience also accepted.
FAA Airframe and Powerplant licenses a plus
License issued by the Federal Communications Commission for restricted radio-telephone operator (may be obtained upon hire)
Valid, unrestricted Driver's License. High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED).
Must be at least 18 years of age.
Excellent communication skills.
DOT/FAA pre-employment drug screen and a DOT/FAA compliant background check.
Acute vision and hearing to detect problems and conduct inspections.
Frequent walking, stretching, bending, climbing, and lifting up to 50 pounds.
Ability to perform service operations in extreme temperatures and inclement weather.
Manual dexterity to assemble parts, wires and components and to manipulate tools
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