Avionics technicians are specialists who install, maintain and repair a plane’s electronic instruments, such as radio communication devices, radar systems, and navigation aids. With the advancement of digital technology, technicians are required to maintain and configure complex computer systems. Are you up for the challenge? Search AEA’s career listings below and see what’s on your horizon.
Interested in working for a dynamic, innovative, design-driven company that’s changing the world of aviation? Headquartered in beautiful Bend, Oregon, Epic Aircraft specializes in the design and manufacture of high performance, all carbon fiber aircraft. The Epic E1000 is the fastest, most comfortable, and affordable six- seat single-engine turboprop in the world. We are seeking enthusiastic, passionate individuals willing to work hard, be rewarded, and have fun! Join our team, grow with our company, and contribute to the success of this game-changing aircraft!
The Avionics Lead will be responsible for managing a small crew, overseeing the assembly of wiring harnesses, read and interpret wiring schematics, perform electrical checkouts of various systems and be able to troubleshoot electrical issues.
Your Day-to-Day (Duties):
Utilize hand tools and computer-based job processing system to complete work
Troubleshoot software and/or hardware issues at bench assembly or on the aircraft
Oversee one or more employees in the assembly of wiring harnesses
Manage products of the Avionics department to suit needs of the program
Interface with Engineering personnel and provide solutions
Maintain a clean and organized work area
What You Bring to the Team (Requirements):
Authorized to work in the U.S. for any employer
Have Lead or Supervisory experience
Minimum 3 years’ experience in aircraft electrical systems
Must have Avionics Experience
Knowledge of hand tools, fasteners and troubleshooting electrical systems
Must have a keen attention to detail
Ability to understand and interpret electrical engineering drawings
Follow directions and execute processes with minimal direction
Be team-oriented and have good communication skills
Must be able to think critically and safely
Be organized and follow procedures
Possess good management & problem-solving skills
Be highly motivated and adapt to changes
Must be able to read, speak and write English
Ability to lift up to 25 lbs.
Experience with Garmin avionics systems preferred but not required
Associate or higher college degree preferred but not required
Paid time off
Seven paid holidays plus the week between Christmas Day & New Year’s Day
Instruction & Classroom Support Technician 1 - Aviation/Advanced Avionics
Posting Number: 02169
Job Summary/Basic Function:
This position assists the Program Manager in providing instructional and technical support for aviation and advanced avionics labs. Assists in ensuring that appropriate tools, parts, and equipment are available, well-maintained, and in operational order and that the labs are prepared and ready for projects as schedule dictates. Assist in maintaining appropriate student, staff, and facility safety. Works directly with students, assisting them with necessary support for the accomplishment of aviation and avionics projects and theory assignments. Reports to Associate Dean of Aviation.
FAA AMT Certificate with Airframe and Powerplant Ratings (or ability to obtain)
Mechanical aptitude and a willingness to learn
Adapts in changing environments; able to be flexible in shifting projects or priorities to meet needs
Professional, ethical, and appropriate in all public and private interactions
Able to meet deadlines and manage stress well
Strong interpersonal and customer service skills
Demonstrated ability to collaborate with diverse groups to achieve goals
Comfortable and proficient in communicating and operating in a virtual environment
Ability to complete required training for specialty equipment
Can safely operate basic hand or power tools to create simple objects for use by the faculty (e.g. shipping crates, jigs, and cradles)
Understands basic construction principles
Must possess a current, valid, unrestricted driver’s license
Experience with electrical systems, electronics, or avionics.
1 year maintenance experience
Experience working with students in a college level or similar training setting.
Ability to troubleshoot basic computer or printer errors
Aptitude for conceptualizing and implementing unusual or non-standard ideas
Everett Community College follows the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA ) and provides the following information as a guideline for applicants:
Ability to safely lift and carry up to 50 pounds
Ability to bend, squat, sit, stand, reach and work from ladders and other lift equipment at heights usually exceeding 15 feet
Ability to travel across uneven surfaces
Ability to work in confined spaces
Ability to sit or stand for extended periods of time
Ability to operate office equipment
Ability to read and verify data and prepare various materials
Ability to exchange information on the phone or in person
Full time 12 month position.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 1:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Some weekend hours may be required. Schedule may vary depending on department needs.
Additional $174 per month premium pay for the 1:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. shift.
Posting Date: 03/07/2019
Open Until Filled: No
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Everett Community College’s vision, strategic plan and core themes value, respect and uphold diversity, equity, cultural competence and inclusion. Hiring and retaining a diverse workforce is a commitment for our institution.
Everett Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious belief, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national or ethnic origin, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or age.
This position is included in the Washington Federation of State Employees Union.
Notice to Applicants
Prior to hire, a background check including criminal record history will be conducted. Information from the background check will not necessarily preclude employment but will be considered in determining the applicant’s suitability and competence to perform in the position.
In compliance with federal and state regulations, EvCC is committed to a safe and drug-free campus. Employees are required to comply with EvCC’s policy prohibiting illegal drug use or activity, including notification of criminal drug convictions and the use of prescription drugs or over-the-counter medications that are likely to affect job safety.
The complete policy is available at the EvCC Policies page. If you would like a printed copy of the policy, or if you have any questions, please contact the Human Resources Department at 425-388-9229.
Safety and Security
EvCC strives to be a safe, secure and prepared campus for our students, staff and community. Detailed information regarding campus security, crime statistics for the most recent three year period, and other information is available on the Campus Safety, Security and Emergency Management page.
This information is required by law and is provided by the EvCC Security Department. If you would like a printed copy of this information, you may contact the Security Department at (425) 388-9990.
Calspan, a technology company with a strong heritage in aerospace and transportation research and development, is looking for an Avionics Technician to support the Aerospace department located in Niagara Falls, NY.
Perform inspections, scheduled and unscheduled maintenance, and project installations and modifications to any FLTR aircraft assigned to support.
Fabricate and/or modify electronic enclosures, panels, circuit boards and wire harnesses for FLTR applications. Work quality shall be to the acceptable level for aircraft installations where applicable.
Support testing by efficiently operating equipment and ensuring accurate results and records. Provide technical assistance and resolution when electrical or engineering problems are encountered before, during, and after testing.
Follow established quality assurance procedures with regard to all work performed on and associated with FLTR aircraft.
Preferred Education / Experience:
AAS in related discipline
3+ years in related discipline or;
A combination of education and experience equivalent to above
Preferred Knowledge / Ability:
Troubleshooting mechanical or electrical problems
Electrical and electronic principles
Perform operations and execute test procedures for engineering, scientific, or real-time data acquisition
Read and interpret engineering plans and specifications
Testing and inspection principles and procedure
Job Title: Avionics Technician
Location: Niagara Falls, NY
We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package
We are an established 145 service
center located in Dayton, OH (KMGY), the
birthplace of aviation,
and are seeking experienced installation/service technicians.
Candidates must have experience
with installation and troubleshooting
Garmin, L3, S-Tec, Aspen, and
Avidyne products along with experience pertaining to 24
month transponder and altimeter
certifications. Candidates must be
confident and have the ability to work independently. It is preferred
that the candidates have their A&P
certificates or at minimum have an
avionics related repairman certificate.
Benefits include: 401K, Dental, Vision,
Medical, vacation and paid holidays.
Well-established North-East, US located Avionics Company is looking for an experienced professional who possesses skills to lead our team.
Applicants should be familiar with repair, upgrade, and installation of popular makes and types of general aviation avionics. Must have excellent communication skills, strong interpersonal skills along with desire to ensure excellent customer service.
If you believe you can lead our team and grow our customer base, then we are looking forward to meeting you!
Garmin is looking for Avionics Installation Technicians! We’re seeking hard-working, hands-on technicians to install certified and experimental avionics systems in Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR) part 23, 25, 27 and 29 aircraft at our hangar in New Century, KS. Our avionics installation technicians modify aircraft to accommodate panel and remote mounted avionics equipment. They also assist in development of documentation for new avionics system. Must be able to prepare new aircraft wiring harnesses in accordance with engineering drawings and installation documents, as well as troubleshoot existing avionics installation interconnects. We want to help make your passion for aircraft soar!
Essential functions include:
Prepare new aircraft wiring harnesses in accordance with Engineering drawings and installation documents
Use ramp test equipment to verify proper function of installed avionics
Assist Engineering in development and verification of new installation documentation
Compliance with DOT (Department of Transportation) requirements
Qualified candidates must possess a High School Diploma or GED. Other requirements include:
Must possess experience substantially similar to the essential functions of this job description with installing avionics systems in piston, turbine and turbojet aircraft
Must possess demonstrated ability to read and interpret aircraft wiring diagrams and installations manuals relevant to Garmin’s business needs
Must possess understanding of commercial avionics interface standards and their installation relevant to Garmin’s business needs
Must possess experience, substantially similar to the essential functions of this job description, in implementation and modification of aircraft pitot-static systems
A FAA (Federal Aviation Administration) Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic certificate, a FAA Inspection Authorization, experience using desktop computer systems and experience producing and modifying drawings using AutoCAD is highly preferred!
Our benefits are designed to lead an evolving marketplace, support innovation and encourage a healthy balance between work and life. They allow our associates to make their own decisions about their wellbeing and future and consistently rank Garmin as a top tier benefits provider when compared to other high-tech employers. We offer a choice of high value medical, dental and vision plans with low or no premiums, to fit your and your family’s preferences. In addition, Garmin’s financial benefits include a generous 401K retirement plan that provides 5% of pay base contribution plus a match of 75 cents for every dollar you contribute to a maximum of 10% of your compensation. The employee stock purchase plan allows for shares to be bought at a 15% discount. Garmin offers many other benefits and perks ranging from wellbeing initiatives, educational assistance and career development, community charity support, and employee discounts just to name a few.
Garmin International is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran’s status, age or disability.
Avionics technicians are specialists who install, maintain and repair a plane’s electronic instruments, such as radio communication devices, radar systems, and navigation aids. With the advancement of digital technology technicians are required to maintain and configure complex computer systems. Are you up for the challenge?