Troubleshoot, diagnose, calibrate, overhaul and repair down to the component level (under moderate supervision) a variety of avionics system components for the purpose of ensuring the function and providing the customer with reliable and quality repair.
Duties and Responsibilities
- Ensure the quality of work performed meets FAA data and the manufacturers or industry’s specifications
- Properly handling all parts while in the repair process through the Avionics Shop until work is completed
- Preserving all units or parts during process through the Avionics Shop until work is completed
- Ensure that the Avionics Shop is kept clean and orderly
- Ensure all Avionics Shop equipment and tools are in a serviceable working condition
- Ensure the maintenance data being used is of the latest revision level
- Perform Preliminary and Hidden damage inspections on equipment
- Perform the Final Minimum Performance test in the Manufacturer’s Maintenance Manuals
- Adhere to all Southeast Aerospace company policies, safety guidelines, and code of ethical conduct
- In adhering to company polices, all employees are subject to random drug and alcohol tests
- Subject to random drug and alcohol testing under DOT and FAA regulations
- Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation
- Any and all other duties assigned by the supervisor
- Provide turn over for next technician or shift.
- Document all calibrated tools and equipment use in the overhaul and or return to service of a Work Order task
- High school diploma or equivalent
- Demonstrate the ability to work in a fast pace environment and as part of a team
- Must have adequate knowledge of electronics theory and troubleshooting techniques through schooling or on job training experience
- Must be capable of reading, understanding and following instructions found in technical manuals for equipment being worked on
- Demonstrate manual dexterity (must be able to hold certain components with one hand while moving tools around with the other hand)
- Aptitude for fine, detailed mechanical work and a high level of accuracy and precision
- Good problem-solving skills and ability to manage more than one project at a time
- Must be goal oriented and able to complete repairs within company standards
- Must be proficient with PCB soldering
- Basic computer skills
- Acceptable background check for required matters
- US Persons as defined in 22CFR 120.15 for required matters.
- Critical Thinking — Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, or approaches to problems.
- Active Listening — Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
- Operations Monitoring — Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.
- Complex Problem Solving — Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
- Monitoring — Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself to make improvements or take corrective action.
- Reading Comprehension — Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work-related documents.
- Coordination — Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions.
- Judgment and Decision Making — Considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one.
- Speaking — Talking to others to convey information effectively.
- Time Management — Managing one's own time and the time of others.
- Writing — Communicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience.
Working conditions for the Avionics Technician will often be an avionics/instrument shop laboratory
environment. However, the Avionics Technician II may work in hangars or aircraft ramp areas where
the environment can be loud due to aircraft engines and equipment.
- Manual dexterity (must be able to hold certain components with one hand while moving tools around with the other)
- Constant hand manipulation of small components and assemblies
- Sitting for long periods of time
- Frequent use of hand tools and other repair equipment
- Use of chemicals for cleaning, lubricating and paint
- Health, Dental, 401K-Profit Sharing, Vacation, Sick Leave, Holiday Pay, Portable HSA account, Clothing allowance.
- Health and Dental insurance premiums fully paid by employer for employee. Southeast Aerospace pays 80% of Health and Dental insurance premiums for legal dependents.
- 401(k) and profit sharing at eligibility.