Avionics Wire Technician II

Aviation Placements - Moline, Illinois

General Summary:  With limited supervision, assists with installation, troubleshooting and repairing, and other general tasks related to the maintenance, installations and repair of Avionics systems and components on a variety of aircraft product models in a safe and clean work environment according to manufacturer’s specifications, company-approved procedures, and customer specifications. Prepares and completes appropriate work order documentation. Supports and records all OJT, mentoring, and training for record and personal development..

Essential Job Functions:


1. Assists in, and learns, high quality installation, troubleshooting and repair of aircraft avionic systems and components on a variety of aircraft production models using proper hand tools, specialized equipment, and support equipment, in a timely, clean, safe, and professional manner with no rework. Records all work performed as OJT for record and development.


2. Accurately orders general components & parts, supports turn-in and record of removed parts, supports delivery and record of received parts as needed and directed. 


3. Performs minor troubleshooting and repair of aircraft avionics systems and components in relation to system installation.


4. Prepares various documents for record keeping purposes, as required by Company policies, FAA Approved Repair Station and Quality Control Manuals, All FAA regulations (FARs), OEM Aircraft Manufacturer Manuals, etc. to include turnovers, and personal training logs.


5. Demonstrates proficiency of Elliott Aviation work order system by completing accurate and timely discrepancies and corrective action statements. 


6. Consistently Locates and uses appropriate technical data per system installation manual requirements and follows verbal instructions to complete assigned installation tasks. Builds and develops personal quality avionics installations and support techniques based on OJT experience to improve in proficiency and quality.



7. Supports, maintains, and complies with all Environmental, Health, and Safety, forfederal, OSHA, state and local regulations.


8. Performs other related duties, as assigned by management. 


Job Specific Requirements:


Licenses:?FCC license preferred

Ability to attain & retain AOA badge or Airport requirements


Competencies:Willingness to learn by taking guidance from others.

Ability to communicate well in straight-forward situations

Organizational skills and attention to detail

Ability to maintain a safe and clean work environment

Must possess excellent mechanical aptitude and a desire to work



Physical:  Routinely lifts up to 10 lbs, occasionally lifts up to 50 lbs

Stands for long periods of time, with frequent bending, squatting, kneeling and stooping

Uses hands to reach and feel, with repetitive motion

Good finger dexterity

Reads, writes, speaks and understands English fluently

Visual acuity correctable to 20/20

Works in confined spaces, extreme temperatures, heights above six feet, noisy environments and flying

Works with and around products and materials associated with aircraft maintenance

Ability to work overtime hours may be required as an essential

function of this role based on business conditions and customer



Other:?Must possess minimum tooling required to perform duties assigned

Must be able to work various shifts, as assigned by management.



Education and Experience:

High school graduate or equivalency degree required.

Knowledge and understanding of FARs 43, 91, 135, 145.

Two years related avionics installation experience required


Posted On: Wednesday, January 10, 2024

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