Avionics Technician

Englewood, Colorado
Not Specified
May 14, 2018
Jun 14, 2018
Other
Contract
Full Time
4 years
High School
No

Job Summary:

The Avionics Technician performs complex troubleshooting, routine and non-routine repairs, checks and installations of avionics systems and sub-systems on corporate jet & turboprop aircraft.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Troubleshoot various Avionics Systems, (Wx Radar, EFIS, Autopilot, Flight Management Systems, Air Data Systems, Com, Nav, Transponder, Data Management, etc)
  • Perform operational/functional checks, and Inspections on Avionics Systems.
  • Adjust, repair, or replace defective components based on analysis of test results, following schematics, component maintenance manuals, and other technical documents.
  • Interrupt drawings, specifications and schematics of aircraft instrument/electronic components.
  • Remove and install aircraft subsystem assemblies and components according to aircraft maintenance manuals and specifications.
  • Use complex test equipment such as IFR-6000, IFR-4000, Laversab 6300, time domain reflectometers, frequency counters, multi-meters, deviation meters, and other specialized equipment to perform operational checks of avionics systems.
  • Perform altimeter system and altitude reporting checks in compliance with FAR Part 91.411/413, and applicable RVSM requirements.
  • Document maintenance and inspection results in accordance with Part 145 policy and procedures.
  • Communicates with the avionics manager concerning progress of the assigned work.

Requirements:

  • 4+ years experience working as an avionics technician required.
  • Previous FAA Part 145 repair station experience required.
  • Detailed knowledge of the operation of avionics systems including communication, navigation, auto-pilot/flight director, DME, transponder, weather radar, Satcom, Flight Management, EFIS, GPS, cabin entertainment.
  • Strong working knowledge of Rockwell Collins Proline II, IV, 21; Honeywell SPZ Series, Honeywell Primus 1000, Honeywell Epic, Garmin G1000, G3000, Aircell High Speed Data, & Universal Flight Management Systems.
  • Knowledge of applicable maintenance/technical manuals, publications, instructions, special tools and test equipment.
  • Familiar with aircraft electrical wiring installation practices and able to read and interpret electrical schematics.
  • Corridor MRO software experience preferred.
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Must have own tools

Miscellaneous:

  • Associates degree in Aviation Electronics, Aviation Maintenance, or similar subject, or 10+ years of equivalent work experience is required.
  • Airframe & Power plant License is preferred but not required
  • Repairman Certificate is preferred
  • Formal Rockwell Collins, Honeywell, Bendix King, & Garmin training preferred

About Our Client:

Our client is headquartered at Centennial Airport with convenient bases in Aspen, Fort Collins, Grand Junction, Durango, White Plains in New York, and Hayden/Steamboat Springs.

About Us:

APA Services, Inc. is a full service staffing company supplying qualified technical and professional employees to the most reputable companies in the Aerospace/Aircraft industry—across the United States and abroad.

Benefits of working with APA Services:

Weekly Payroll, Medical Insurance Available, Cash Advances, Travel Pay and/or bonuses on Select Contracts.

 

We know it takes great people to do great work, so if you’re interested in joining the APA Services family give us a call at (817) 529-4000

Thanks for taking the time to apply and we look forward to working with you soon.