About Us: Parks Aviation Holdings dba Ideal Aviation Mx and Avionics is a full service General Aviation Maintenance Facility. We are a Cirrus Authorized Service Provider and a Dealer for Garmin, Avidyne, Aspen, L3 Lynx, and Appareo. We are partnered with Ideal Aviation Illinois, a fixed b
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Avionics Installation Technician

Ideal Aviation • 
Cahokia, Illinois, USA
Position Type: Permanent
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Job Description:
 
About Us:
 
Parks Aviation Holdings dba Ideal Aviation Mx and Avionics is a full service General Aviation Maintenance Facility. We are a Cirrus Authorized Service Provider and a Dealer for Garmin, Avidyne, Aspen, L3 Lynx, and Appareo. We are partnered with Ideal Aviation Illinois, a fixed base operator (FBO) that has been serving pilots and passengers at St. Louis Downtown Airport (KCPS) since 1983. The FBO occupies 4 hangars totaling over 77,000 square feet. Ideal provides fuel, maintenance, flight training, aircraft rental, and storage to resident and transient pilots.
 
Essential Duties:
  • Demonstrates technical skills and expertise in avionics and aircraft systems operational testing and troubleshooting
  • Performs the installation and functionally testing of electrical/avionics components and systems on aircraft per Engineering specifications, drawings and maintenance manuals ensuring a defect free system
  • Ensures quality and efficiency of all installations: troubleshoots processes/concepts to provide timely, quality repairs of malfunctioning systems
  • Demonstrates the skills and knowledge required to effectively and efficiently repair or replace defective components and wiring to ensure installations meet conformity
  • Demonstrates effective repair techniques using acceptable practices including splicing, soldering and pinning of wiring
  • Sets up and operates necessary test equipment. Conducts functional and operational tests to evaluate performance and reliability
  • Tests and maintains test equipment, electronic systems, and components
  • Work effectively as part of a team of technicians
  • Comply with all policies and procedures to ensure a safe and productive work site
  • Maintain work area, tools and vehicles in clean and safe working conditions
  • Complete work with little assistance
  • Possess honesty, integrity and a commitment to maintaining safe compliant aircraft.
Job Requirements:
 
Minimum Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • 3 Years performing avionics installations
  • Positive attitude towards productivity, safety and quality maintenance
  • Good communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Must have own set of tools
  • Must already be authorized to work in the United States and show evidence.
  • Possess honesty, integrity and a commitment to maintaining safe compliant aircraft.
  • Be able to use computer based software and manuals
Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Perform routine pitot static system testing and trouble shooting
  • A&P experience
  • 5 years of experience installing new avionics systems
  • CAD drawings systems
Physical Eligibility Requirements:
  • The work environment is primarily indoors with some line maintenance
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs; Fit in tight places; Able to bend and lift objects above their head. 
  • Must have physical dexterity sufficient to perform repetitive tasks and motions, including bending at the waist and knees, squatting, kneeling, crawling, twisting and sustaining those positions for extended amounts of time. 
  • Must have sufficient vision and ability to safely perform the essential functions of the position. 
  • Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) (High Visibility clothing, Ear protection, safety glasses) when required.
  • Ability to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.
  • Available to work any shift.
Education and/or Experience:
  • High school diploma/GED.
  • Valid Driver’s License required
Salary Range: Neg-Neg
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