Airline Avionics Technician

Trego Dugan Aviation, Grand Island Nebraska

Airline Avionics TechnicianLocationGrand Island, NEJob TypeFull-timeJob DescriptionFull-time Avionics Installer/TechnicianEmployed by Trego/Dugan Aviation at theCentral Nebraska Regional Airport* Competitive Wage* Paid Time Off* Healthcare, Dental & Vision Insurance* 401(k) RetirementGENERAL PURPOSE OF JOB:To efficiently install avionics equipment in a safe, efficient and high quality manner in order to achieve total customer satisfaction as measured by three customer success drivers: the product was delivered "on time, on budget and squawk free.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:~~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, using hand tools and soldering irons.~~Connect components to assemblies such as radio systems, instruments, magnetos, inverters, and in-flight refueling systems, using hand tools and soldering irons.~~Install electrical and electronic components, assemblies, and systems in aircraft, using hand tools, power tools, and/or soldering irons.~~Interpret flight test data in order to diagnose malfunctions and systemic performance problems.~~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.~~Assemble prototypes or models of circuits, instruments, and systems so that they can be used for testing.~~Coordinate work with that of engineers, technicians, and other aircraft maintenance personnel.~~Fabricate parts and test aids as required.~~Keep records of maintenance and repair work.~~Operate computer-aided drafting and design applications to design avionics system modifications.~~Set up and operate ground support and test equipment to perform functional flight tests of electrical and electronic systems.SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE:~Troubleshooting -- Determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.~~Installation -- Installing equipment, machines, wiring, or programs to meet specifications.~~Operation and Control -- Controlling operations of equipment or systems.~~Equipment Maintenance -- Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.~~Operation Monitoring -- Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.~~Reading Comprehension -- Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.~~Mathematics -- Using mathematics to solve problems.~~Repairing -- Repairing machines or systems using the needed tools.~~Quality Control Analysis -- Conducting tests and inspections of products, services, or processes to evaluate quality or performance.~~Equipment Selection -- Determining the kind of tools and equipment needed to do a job.~~Science -- Using scientific rules and methods to solve problems.~~Critical Thinking -- Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:~~Computers and Electronics -- Knowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming.~~Engineering and Technology -- Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services.~~Design -- Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in the production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models.~~Mechanical -- Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.~~Physics -- Knowledge and prediction of physical principles, laws, their interrelationships, and applications to understanding fluid, material, and atmospheric dynamics, and mechanical, electrical, atomic and subatomic structures and processes.PHYSICAL EFFORT AND DEXTERITY:~~While performing the duties of this job, the employee will be required to sit; use their hands and arms; and talk or hear; and focus on objects close up. The employee will also be required to stand; walk; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.~~The employee may be required to lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally, with help, lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.~~Must have full-color vision and visual acuity with or without corrective lenses.ENVIRONMENT:~~The noise level in this work environment is usually high. May work near moving mechanical parts in high, precarious places and may be exposed to fumes or airborne particles.Job Type: Full-timePosted 1 hour ago

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