JOB TITLE: Avionics Technician - Contract to Hire!
LOCATION: Van Nuys, CA
PAY RATE: $34.00 - $44.00 per hour
***MUST BE US PERSONS***
We are a national staffing firm working with some of the top-tier aerospace companies in the world! And we are looking for first-class employees to work with our clients.
Are you a US persons as noted in the Job description? Do you meet the educational requirements for this job? Do you meet the experience requirements for this job? Are you able to commute to the job location or are you able to relocate for the role?
If you are looking for a challenging opportunity that will ignite your passion for designing cool and innovative products, are exceptionally creative, are a great problem solver, and can make things happen - apply today!
This is a very exciting opportunity to work with one of the worlds most exciting aerospace companies!
Perform inspections, testing, troubleshooting, repairing, removal and replacement of aircraft instrument and avionics components and systems in accordance with manufacturers specifications, FARs, industry standards and approved procedures
Assumes a leadership role in technical matters within area; and may perform as an Authorized Inspector for in-process, final inspection and return to service of articles for which they are approved
Carry out tasks assigned by Planner Scheduler and/or the Maintenance Manager
Assist maintenance Lead Technicians in meeting deadlines and return to service goals by coordinating avionics related activities
Ensure all work is performed in accordance with the procedures outlined in the applicable Aircraft Maintenance Manual and customers General Maintenance Manual
Troubleshoots, repairs, test, removes and replaces avionics and instrument wiring and systems installed in various airframes using hand tools, test equipment and technical documents
Orders necessary parts to complete the job. Acts as Authorized Inspector as needed
Enters description of work completed on the work order and properly documents removal and installation of aircraft parts and components according to approved data and approved procedures
Demonstrates a thorough knowledge of all technical reference materials needed to perform the job
Assists Maintenance Technicians in the resolution of discrepancies in avionics and instrument components and aircraft systems
Responds to other technical requests from internal and external customers within area of expertise
Provides OJT to less experienced technicians to ensure technician development and accurate work
Accompanies flight crews to perform in-flight troubleshooting and adjustments and performs preflight evaluations of avionics and instrument systems
Maintains avionics test equipment and work area as required. Operates ground support equipment as necessary
Attends factory and company technical training and participates in OJT to increase technical skills and proficiency
Maintains training log and keeps it updated
Exercise good judgment in working with people in a team environment as well as in aircraft maintenance and safety
Key Skills; avionics, maintenance, troubleshoot, PART 145 or PART 135, Gulfstream OR Cessna OR Embraer OR Bombardier
High school diploma or GED
Must be maintenance tech, not installer and not manufacturing
Must have own tools necessary for the job
Must possess excellent written and verbal communications skills in the English language
Have at least 3 years of experience working in a Part 145 environment, Part 135 experience is a plus
Ability to manage high stress situations, sometimes multiple situations
Experience in the use of maintenance reference materials including Manufacturers Maintenance Manuals, Illustrated Parts Catalogs, Component Manuals, etc.
Experience using CMP and CAMP maintenance tracking programs
Exceptional customer service skills required
Must be proficient in the operation of standard office equipment and Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook)
Drivers License with no major infractions required
Excellent time management and organization skills and ability to multi-task and prioritize work
Attention to detail and problem-solving skills
Ability to routinely lift up to 50 lbs., occasionally up to 75 lbs.
Ability to read small print; identifies colors; repetitive motion
Ability to tolerate in confined spaces and heights above four feet
Ability to tolerate standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling, climbing and sitting
Ability to tolerate working in extreme temperatures and noisy environments
Prefer model type experience
Experience working with Gulfstream, Cessna, Embraer and Bombardier is preferred
Ability to obtain FAA Repairman Certificate required, A&P License a plus
Under 120.14 of the ITAR a U.S. person is defined as a person who is a lawful permanent resident of the United States. A lawful permanent resident is further defined by 8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(20). A U.S. Person is also a protected individual which is defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3).
The Structures Company is a national staffing firm specializing in contract, contract to hire, and direct hire placement opportunities. Our clients rely on us to support their engineering, IT, Production, Maintenance & Repair, and support staff. Our niche recruiting team is one of our biggest strengths and is why we are a top provider of talented professionals to the majority of our clients. They will help you identify the opportunity that best fits your interests while also providing industry-leading customer service.
We support the majority of aerospace OEMs and tier 1 suppliers across the United States.
The Structures Company LLC is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer (or AA/ EOE)
Keywords: aerospace, aviation, aircraft
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The Structures Company is a national staffing firm specializing in contract, contract to hire, and direct hire placement opportunities. Our clients rely on us to support their engineering, IT, Production, Maintenance & Repair, and support staff. Our niche recruiting team is one of our biggest strengths and is why we are a top provider of talented professionals to the majority of our clients. They will help you identify the opportunity that best fits your interests while also providing industry-leading customer service. We support the majority of aerospace OEMs and tier 1 suppliers across the United States. The Structures Company LLC is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer (or AA/ EOE)