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Job Description: Hillsboro Aviation's Avionics and Aircraft Maintenance operations are expanding. Hillsboro Aviation is now accepting applications for an Avionics Technician experienced with avionics installations and trouble-shooting on airplanes and helicopters. This is a key position in a growing, dynamic aviation company based in the Portland, OR area.
Installation of new avionics equipment in Part 23 airplanes and Part 27 helicopters
Troubleshooting and repair of installed avionics systems in customers owned aircraft
Maintaining avionics systems in Hillsboro Aviation owned airplanes and helicopters
Maintaining the avionics shop in a clean and organized manner
Be a problem solver and constructively offer new ideas
Adhering to FAA Part 145 Repair Station practices
Be able to effectively communicate with other employees, and customers
Present a positive professional attitude and appearance
Constant variation in dealing with new technology avionics as well as legacy equipment
Graduate from an Aviation Electronics training school or program
Minimum of 3 years’ experience with avionics installations and repair of avionics systems in general aviation aircraft
Experience with avionics system in single and multi-engine airplanes, and helicopters
Experience with Garmin, Bendix-King, ARC, S-Tec, Avidyne, Sandel and Chelton Avionics systems
Flexibility in work schedule
Potential travel on short notice for limited duration
FAA Repairman's Certificate or eligibility
A & P License
FAA Pilot's License
Strong Computer Skills. Experienced with Microsoft Office and computer-aided drafting
About Hillsboro Aviation:
Founded in 1980, Hillsboro Aviation is known internationally as a leader in the general aviation industry for providing quality aviation products and services including FBO services, helicopter and airplane charter services, aircraft and parts sales, MRO services, avionics equipment sales, and installations. Hillsboro Aviation has flown over 1.2 million hours in its 36-year history and supported a variety of missions including aerial firefighting, sightseeing and construction, search and rescue, TV news, aerial survey, and seismic operations. The company has sold over 1000 new and used aircraft and represents over 50 of the industry’s leading manufacturers, suppliers and vendors. Hillsboro Aviation is headquartered at the Portland-Hillsboro Airport (KHIO). Learn more at hillsboroaviation.com.
Hillsboro Aviation is an EEO M/F.
This job will remain open until filled. For more information about this position please log onto http://www.hillsboroaviation.com/jobs to fill out an application today. Please note that only applications that have been submitted through our website will be considered. Please do not call regarding the status of your application.
7646 Hayvenhurst Ave.
Van Nuys, CA 91406
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?