Helicopter/Fixed Wing Avionics Mechanic – North Carolina

Avionics Technician

flyExclusive •

Kinston, North Carolina, United States

Position Type:
Permanent

flyExclusive

Job Description:

Summary and Objective

Avionics Technicians are responsible for inspecting and testing the complex electrical and computer systems that allow aircraft to function. They oversee an airplanes radar system, radio communications equipment and the flight controls. Avionics technicians ensure that these systems are functioning properly before a plane or helicopter takes off. When a problem is found, avionics technicians must repair it before the aircraft can be cleared for takeoff. Avionics technicians also assemble and install electrical components and keep detailed written records of repair work performed on aircraft.

Essential functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these essential functions.

  • Inspection, troubleshooting, and repair of aircraft in accordance with FARs, manufacturers specifications and Company procedures, as assigned by lead mechanic or Shop Supervisor.
  • Maintain aircraft and maintenance facility in clean, organized and professional manner with particular attention to safety.
  • Line duties and road trips, as required.
  • Complete and expedite all documentation as directed by lead mechanic
  • Test avionics equipment under simulated or actual operating conditions to determine performance and airworthiness.
  • Responsible for safeguarding and maintaining Company assets.
  • Maintain all paperwork in accordance with Company Maintenance Policies and Procedures
  • Maintain facilities and equipment to highest state of readiness and reliability.
  • Maintain highest level of personal training and readiness to perform assigned tasks.
  • Adhere to Company policy and procedure.
  • Other duties, as assigned.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Thorough working knowledge of blueprints, work orders and task cards to determine type of configuration and special instructions prior to installation.
  • Extensive knowledge in the process for making and repairing sheet metal, fiberglass and composite parts.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of estimating hours and materials for completing projects
  • Complete knowledge of aircraft fasteners and applications. Complete knowledge of all related skill area machines, equipment and hand tools.
  • Determining causes of operating errors and know what actions is needed to fix error.

Competencies

  • Microsoft Office

Supervisory responsibilities

  • n/a

Work environment

  • Mostly outside industrial and hangar(s)

Physical demands

  • Ability to see and hear clearly
  • Ability to read, comprehend, and speak English clearly
  • Ability to climb, twist, bend, crouch, stoop, kneel, and crawl
  • Ability to move in tight quarters
  • Ability to sit, stand, and walk for extended periods
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions as needed
  • Ability to regularly lift/move up to 15 pounds

Dress Code and Uniform

  • Well-groomed appearance
  • Adherence to department dress code

Travel required

  • Some, less than 10

Required education and experience

  • High School Diploma
  • A&P License
  • FCC License preferred
  • Valid Drivers License

EEO statement

flyExclusive does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, sex stereotyping, gender identity, gender expression or transgender status), national origin, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, age, protected genetic information, status as a parent, marital status, political affiliation, or retaliation based on prior protected EEO activity.

Other duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Job Requirements:

Job Ident #:
56559

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flyExclusive
2860 Jetport Rd
Kinston, North Carolina 28504 USA
www.flyexclusive.com

We provide the Private Jet market with accessible, high quality and dependable point to point private jet transportation at affordable pricing throughout North America. Founded on a wealth of experience in the private jet industry, flyExclusive has selected…

Benefits:
Company paid Medical, Dental, Vision, Basic Life and AD&D for Employee 401K with match
Additional voluntary benefits available
Generous Paid Time Off Policy
Paid Holidays (8 days/year)
Relocation assistance available

Supported Manufacturers:
Cessna
Gulfstream

Supported Models:
Citation Excel 560XL, Citation CJ3 525B, Encore+ Citation Sovereign 680, Citation Encore, Citation X, Gulfstream IV-SP

Source: JSfirm