CBP New Orleans Avionics Technician
Job Title: CBP AvionicsTechnician (Electronic Technician)
Location: New Orleans (Hammond, LA)
Preferred Airframes: Cessna C206, King Air 300, Airbus 350
Basic Functions:·Performs maintenance on aircraft electrical and electronics systems,
instruments, auto‑pilots and Navigation Systems as required.
·Responsible for overseeing and performing scheduled and unscheduled
aircraft maintenance; inspections and corrosion control of aircraft components,
airframe and powerplant; and maintain appropriate aircraft records and logs.
·Reports to the Maintenance Manager. Site Supervisor and or the Site
·Must be customer and safety oriented.
·Troubleshoot all avionics systems, conducting fault isolation and
repair of faulty components.
·Build up and replace faulty wire harness/bundles as needed.
·Test avionics systems periodically as required for preventative
·Install/modify Government furnished Classified Communications Equipment
according to applicable Technical Directives, industry standards and FAA
·Produce new and modify existing wiring diagrams according to applicable
technical data/documents and FAA regulations.
·Perform corrosion control inspections on aircraft avionics components
and take corrective actions when necessary.
·Perform quality assurance inspections on avionics equipment and ensure
all avionics test equipment and special tools are calibrated on schedule and
prior to usage.
·Coordinate with the appropriate supply personnel to ensure that an
adequate inventory of electronic and electrical components are available.
·Conduct off-station maintenance when required.
·Effectively communicate with the customer in a courteous, professional
manner and research any reported aircraft discrepancies through fault isolation
to make repairs.
·Wash, clean and maintain the interior and exterior of the aircraft to
·Support the Tool and FOD Programs by maintaining a clean work areas and
·Maintain aircraft log books, status reports, historical and
administrative data as required.
·Follow manufacture’s, government, DoD and FAA technical data required
to appropriately maintain CBP aircraft in accordance with the required
regulations and airworthiness standards.
·Operate or maintain Ground Support Equipment, vehicles or equipment as
·May be required to exercise independent judgment and travel or relocate
to other geographical locations including foreign countries on temporary duty.
·Required to participate in the CBP / PAE programs SMS (Safety
Management System) as noted per contractual agreements.
·Minimum of five
(5) years recent experience working full-time as an Avionics Technician.
license (with Radar endorsement) is preferred.
Airframe and Powerplant certificate is preferred.
knowledge of both military and general aviation electrical and electronic
systems, and components and pitot static systems.
repair/maintenance/installation of intercommunications, ADF, LF, VHF, HF, and
UHF communications, navigations systems, instrument landing systems, auto
pilots and associated aircraft lighting systems.
·Must be able to
read, write, speak and understand English.
·The mental and
visual ability to read, understand and interpret detailed technical
publications and instructions.
·Must have the
ability to deal courteously, professionally, and effectively with the customer.
·Must be able to
obtain a passport, visa and Government security clearances (DHS & DOD).
Must be able to travel to support field operations as required by Management
& the customer.
·Must be able to
work well with others or independently, predicated on the scope and depth of
operations at specified sites
abilities sufficient to handle complex technical and administrative details.
·May require an FAA
Form 8060‑1 Repairman Certification within 90 days of assignment to this position
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