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Aircraft Avionics Department Manager

Aircraft Avionics Department Manager

Immediate Employment Opportunity Available!

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Aircraft Avionics Department Manager

NorthPoint Aviation is seeking an Aircraft Avionics Department Manager to join our professional trained maintenance team at our FAA Part 145 Repair Station in Brainerd, Minnesota. NorthPoint Aviation is conveniently located at the Brainerd Lakes Airport in Brainerd, MN. The Brainerd Lakes area of Minnesota is a premier area known for world-class golfing, fishing, hunting, boating, biking, snowmobiling, Kayaking. This region is an outdoor paradise, boasting more than 500 lakes and rivers as well as beautiful parks and forests.

What We Offer

  • Vacation time
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • 401K plan
  • Life insurance
  • Growth opportunities
  • Community involvement

This is an excellent opportunity to build a career with a great company. Reporting to the General Manager, your primary responsibility will be the troubleshooting, repair, and maintenance of General and Corporate Aviation aircraft.

Avionics Department Manager Position Responsibilities:

  • Perform maintenance /repairs on all aircraft avionics components and electrical systems components, such as airborne navigation and communication systems, autopilot systems, weather radar, transponder, pitot static systems, compass systems, instruments and accessories.
  • Test and troubleshoot instruments, components, and assemblies, using circuit testers, oscilloscopes and voltmeters.
  • Work directly with customers to provide them with avionics equipment options for their aircraft. Prepare formal quotes for the complete avionics package installation.
  • Schedule the installation, troubleshooting and repairs of aircraft avionics equipment for the avionics department.
  • Train apprentice and avionics technicians in proper installation, troubleshooting and repairs of avionics equipment installed in General Aviation aircraft.
  • Prepare weekly work schedule for all apprentice and avionics technicians employed within the avionics department.
  • Perform all avionics functions unsupervised, at any time. Maintain a clean and neat work area. Help with other housekeeping duties as assigned.
  • Able to maintain repair station records and documents as required for Avionics department.
  • Assist co-workers and those in other departments to successfully perform job tasks and functions when necessary.

Qualifications

  • Education and/or Experience: High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • 5 years experience in General Aviation avionics installation or related subjects is required (FCC License Preferred) FAA A&P mechanic a Plus.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints, schematics and coordinate work with that of technicians, and other aircraft maintenance personnel.
  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of wire harness fabrication, pitot static systems, RVSM systems testing and repair.
  • Previous experience with the following manufacturers preferred: Garmin, Honeywell (Bendix/King), L-3, Aspen, Avidyne, PS Engineering, JPI Instruments and/or (S-Tec).
  • Must be familiar with and be able to read and understand maintenance manuals / wiring schematics and have at minimum, basic knowledge and experience with general computer applications. (i.e., Microsoft, Word, Excel, Power Point, etc.)

We are an equal opportunity employer and prohibit discrimination/harassment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

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Avionics Technician

Avionics Technician

Aircom Avionics, INC •

Fairbanks, Alaska USA

Position Type: Permanent

 

Job Description:

Aircom Avionics is immediately seeking an experienced Avionics Technician. Wage will be based upon experience. Aircom Avionics has been in business for over 45 years! Experienced technicians are needed to keep up with installs we have booked for over a year in advance! This job offers true job security and benefits including medical benefits with HSA, and 401K.

 

Job Requirements:

· Knowledge of Garmin, Bendix King and Genesys S-TEC systems.

· A broad overall knowledge of basic aircraft systems such as flight controls, electrical systems, powerplant, pitot and static etc. Pilot or Aviation experience.

· Ability to accurately interpret maintenance manuals, service bulletins, wiring diagrams, system schematics, drawings, engineering orders and other documents from both the customer and company.

· Fabricate per drawings and standard practices wire bundles and assemblies to include properly securing wires into bundles and termination of wires into a variety of contacts and connectors.

· Strong sense of urgency and willingness to learn. Ability to be self-sufficient in creating achievable goals and stay on task.

· US Citizenship.

· Able to start right away.

· Experience in troubleshooting and problem solving, Knowledge and application of Ohm’s Law.

· Reliable means of transportation.

· A&P certificate or Repairman elgibility preferred, but not required.

Please send resume to flysmart@aircomavionics.com, or call (907) 474-0100 and ask for Ethan (Shop Manager).

Salary Range: $30 and up Neg DOE

Company Overview

Aircom Avionics, INC 3628 University Ave S.

Fairbanks, AK 99709 USA www.aircomavioinics.com Welcome to Aircom Avionics. We specialize in avionics and we've done it better than anyone in the country. We can help you with any of your avionics, GPS, instrument...

Benefits: 401K, Medical

Supported Manufacturers: Garmin, Honeywell, S-TEC, Sandel, and more …

Supported Models: Avionics systems in most all part 23,25 & 27 aircraft

A&P Mechanic

A&P Mechanic

Edmonds Aviation LLC is looking for a highly motivated A&P mechanic for our Jonesboro, AR shop. Primary responsibilities include performing major/minor repairs, scheduled inspections, performing or assisting with Annual/100hr and scheduled inspections on customers' aircraft. 
A&P Certificate Required
Applicant must have prior GA maintenance facility experience 
Good communication and good computer usage skills are a must.
Mechanical experience:
Applicant must be skilled in the repair and maintenance in single /twin engine piston. Turbine and jet experience is a plus!
Associated skills required: 
* Sheet metal work 
* Engine troubleshooting and repair
* Propeller inspection 
* Avionics installation, troubleshooting and operational testing
Applicant must be skilled in deciphering: 
* Log book entries
* Airworthiness directives
* Aircraft maintenance manuals
* Illustrated parts catalogs
Pay and other requirements
* Competitive hourly pay, $25-$30/hr (negotiable, depending on experience)
* Work Hours: Monday - Friday 7am to 3:30pm, some overtime and weekend work is possible

Email resumes to jedmonds@edmondsaviation.com

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Avionics Integration Engineer

Avionics Integration Engineer

Reporting to the VP of Engineering, the Avionics Integration Engineer will be the primary Engineering team member responsible for proposing and implementing avionics technical solutions.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide support for all customer and company Avionics requests including recommending technical solutions, generating proposals, liaising with Customer Support and Production on quotations, and providing technical expertise and advise on equipment selection and integrations.  
  • Create and review certification data packages, including technical drawings, installation manuals, Instructions for Continuing Airworthiness, flight manuals, test plans, test reports, technical analyses, substantiation reports, certification plans, etc.
  • Manage engineering projects utilizing both internal and external resources ensuring successful project completion.
  • Provide technical support to customers, installers, and the Customer Support team in support of the installation and certification of aeronautical products.
  • Remain current on new Avionics technical solutions based on customer inputs and latest trends in avionics technology.
  • Attend trade shows, workshops and training courses as directed by the company to ensure knowledge and skills are current.
  • Independently conduct online research and communicate with vendors to update understanding of avionics products.
  • Mentor less experienced colleagues.
  • Develop, and enforce compliance with, internal policies, procedures, and standards to support continuous improvement.
  • Contribute to the development and operation of a TCCA DAO.

Required Skills, Knowledge & Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree, Diploma or equivalent in a related field (e.g. Aerospace, Electrical, Avionics, etc.).
  • Eligibility for certification under APEGA or ASET.
  • Minimum of 5 years aviation/aerospace engineering experience.
  • Minimum of 5 years aviation electrical/avionics integration design and substantiation experience.
  • Experience with aircraft certification and familiarity with TCCA CAR 521, 527, 529 and equivalents.
  • Ability to work under pressure, meet tight deadlines and effectively handle changing priorities.
  • Have a positive attitude and strong work ethic.
  • Possess a high degree of cultural awareness, respect, and sensitivity.
  • Ability to work effectively independently and as part of a team.
  • Adherence to regulatory/professional standards and company policies.

Preference will be given to applicants who also possess:

  • Part 27 or 29 Helicopter completions and/or STC experience.
  • General aviation aircraft completions and/or STC experience.
  • Avionics integration proposals experience.
  • Engineering project management experience.
  • Experience as an installer of avionics systems in addition to Engineering experience.
  • Eligibility for delegation under AWM 505.
  • Familiarity with TCCA CAR 573 and equivalents.
  • Familiarity with FAA 8110-3 and 337 Approvals procedures.

Why work at Eagle? 

We believe that everyone should enjoy their job and their place of work. We are constantly striving to ensure our workplace is respectful, safe, and most importantly, a great place to be.  Eagle puts a high value on cooperation, accountability, and dependability.

Eagle acknowledges and respects industry experience and bases wages on prior experience and qualifications. 

Eagle benefit package for permanent employees comprises of health, dental, vision care, paramedical coverage (massage therapy, chiropractic, acupuncture etc.), health care spending account, travel medical, life insurance, AD&D, short and long-term disability and paid sick/personal days.  We also offer a group RRSP program with company matched contributions.  We hold employee appreciation and social events throughout the year, and on-going learning and development programs.

Eagle is an equal opportunity employer and has policies in place to prevent discrimination in our hiring practices based on current Canadian legislation. We encourage applications from qualified aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, and women. 

All applicants must be eligible to work in Canada, are a permanent resident or hold a current and valid authorization (i.e. work permit). 

No phone calls will be accepted.  We appreciate your interest but only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

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Mid-Contenent Instruments & Avionics
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Avionics Installer

Avionics Installer

HSI is hiring two avionics installers. Must be able to read/understand schematics, pin connectors and route wires properly. 3 years experiance and airframe license preferred. 

A&P Mechanic & CDL Class C Driver with Tanker & Hazmat Endorsements

A&P Mechanic & CDL Class C Driver with Tanker & Hazmat Endorsements

Rotorcraft Support, Inc. has a state-of-the-art helicopter maintenance facility located in beautiful Fillmore, Ventura County, CA. We provide an entire array of support services, including sales, examinations, repair, upgrades, and component overhaul, exchanges, and warranties. We are a Factory Authorized Service Center for Bell, Airbus, Sikorsky, MD, Robinson, and Leonardo Helicopters. We have provided superior service to the aviation industry since 1986. We take pride in our ongoing commitment to safety, reliability and excellence.

We are currently seeking an A&P Mechanic/Driver with a current Class C CDL with a Tanker/Hazmat endorsement. The Applicant must have a minimum of 2 years of experience on model Bell 407.  2 years of driving experience with a clean DMV record, to assist our fire support helicopters in various locations in the Western US. Considerable travel and overtime is anticipated during fire season.

Position Available: Full-time

Pay Range: $30.00 to $40.00 per hour depending on experience and capabilities

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Current and valid A&P certificate.
  • Must possess and maintain a Class C CDL with a Tanker/Hazmat endorsement.
  • Proof of clean DMV record.
  • Minimum 2 years of experience.
  • Bell 407 Factory training is preferred.
  • Employment is conditioned on satisfactory passing and participation in a mandatory
  • FAA/FMCSA DOT alcohol and drug screening and testing program.

Benefits:

We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, company paid life insurance, vacation pay, sick leave, holiday pay, and 401K with company matching funds.

We are an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, gender, religion, marital status, registered domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition including genetic characteristics, sexual orientation, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws.

Please submit a resume with salary requirement to email at: HR@rotorcraftsupport.com for consideration of this position with a contact phone number. 

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Avionics Technician

Avionics Technician

Carolina Turbine Support, an authorized Mitsubishi MU-2 Service Center, is seeking an experienced Avionics Technician. The Avionics Technician will install, troubleshoot and repair all aircraft electronic, navigation, and communication systems, weather radar systems and other instruments and computers that control flight, engine and other primary functions on general aviation aircraft.

Ensure that all repairs are accomplished in accordance with manufacturer specifications set forth in service manuals, FAA regulations, service bulletins, air worthiness directives and other data approved by the FAA.

The qualified technician must have an A&P and/or Avionics Training Certificates. MU-2 experience preferred.

Postion is full-time with benefits. Salary will be based on experience.

Please send your resume to chris@cts-mu2.com or call 803-641-0266.

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Texas Aerospace Technologies
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Avionics Technician/Installer

Avionics Technician/Installer

Rotorcraft Support, Inc. is a full-service helicopter maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) provider located in beautiful Fillmore, California. We provide an entire array of support services, including sales, examinations, repair, upgrades, and component overhaul, exchanges and warranties. We are a factory authorized service center and parts distributor for the major helicopter OEM’s including: Airbus Helicopters, Bell, Enstrom Helicopter, Leonardo Helicopter, MD Helicopters, Robinson Helicopter, Rolls Royce Helicopter Engines, Safran Helicopter Engines, Schweizer and Sikorsky Aircraft.  We have provided superior service to the aviation industry since 1986. We take pride in our ongoing commitment to safety, reliability and excellence.

  • Position Available: Full-time Avionics Technician Installer
  • Salary: $70,000-$100,000 a year

Job Requirements:

This individual will help repair and maintain components used for helicopter navigation and radio communications, traffic avoidance systems, data link, weather radar systems, and other instruments and computers that control flight, engine, and other primary functions. Additional licenses are preferred, such as a radiotelephone license issued by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC). An A&P certificate is a plus, but is not required. RSI seeks a self-motivated individual capable of handling multiple projects. Some travel may be required. Employment is conditioned on satisfactory passing and participation in a mandatory FAA/DOT alcohol and drug screening and testing program.

Prior experience required:

  • Assembly, installation, repair or replacement of helicopter electrical/electronic components and systems.
  • Full operational checks of complete helicopter electrical/electronic systems to verify proper functioning of components.
  • Troubleshooting and analytical diagnosis of malfunctioning components and systems leading to adjustments, repairs or replacement to successful resolution.
  • Installation of electrical harness and sub-assemblies in helicopters with:
  • Proper identification of wire and coax cables
  • Clamping, bundling, mounting, routing, stripping, splicing, soldering, termination and assisting equipment installation as needed.
  • Perform WEE Tester connection, operational tests and repair of discrepancies.
  • Familiarity with design, layout, installation and troubleshooting of avionic associated with EMS, ENG and Airborne Law Enforcement helicopters.

Benefits:

We offer competitive salaries, medical, dental, vision, company paid life insurance, voluntary life insurance, long-term disability, AFLAC, 401K with company matching funds, paid vacation, holiday pay, and sick leave.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, gender, religion, marital status, registered domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition including genetic characteristics, sexual orientation, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws.

If you have the skills and experience, we are looking for, we invite you to apply for this position. We offer competitive compensation packages and opportunities for professional growth within our organization.

Please submit your resume to email HR@rotorcraftsupport.com for consideration of this position with a contact phone number. Join our team today!

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Avionics Product Support Engineer

Avionics Product Support Engineer

Company Overview
Nighthawk Flight Systems Inc. is a leading advanced avionics company dedicated to revolutionizing the aviation industry with cutting-edge solutions. Specializing in advanced compact integrated avionics solutions for rotary and fixed-wing aircraft in the general aviation, business, air transport, and military markets. We pride ourselves on our commitment to quality and excellence in everything we do.

Responsibilities
Nighthawk Flight Systems, Inc. is looking for a highly motivated individual to join us as an Avionics Product Support Engineer at our design and manufacturing facility in Vista, CA. The candidate will support customers with new avionics installations, aircraft avionics troubleshooting, product field-maintenance support, and new product development and integration testing. 

Compensation commensurate with relevant level of qualifications and experience.

Responsibilities

  • Provide phone, email and occasional field support to Nighthawk’s dealers, maintenance-repair-overhaul shops, original-equipment-manufacturers, and end-customers.
  • Assist with new avionics installations, helping to develop aircraft wiring diagrams and recommended system configurations.
  • Provide field-maintenance support for software upgrades and product database loading.
  • Help customers troubleshoot new and existing avionics installations.
  • Provide recommendations for new product development.
  • Assist the new product development team with recommended aircraft avionics interfaces, installation manual development, and lab integration testing setups.
  • Use precision measuring and analytical test equipment to verify and test avionics systems in the lab, hangar, and flight.
  • Develop and maintain a library of solutions for the product support website to help customers troubleshoot their aircraft independently.
  • Other duties as assigned


Basic Qualifications

  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Proficient in written and spoken English
  • Basic computer skills required
  • Analog and digital avionics interface wiring, assembly troubleshooting, and repair experience required.
  • Ability to read schematics and mechanical drawings and inspect electrical/mechanical components for design and installation compliance.
  • Ability to read, write, and interpret assembly instructions and test procedures
  • Proactive problem-solving, failure mode identification, analytical, and multi-tasking skills
  • Possess the ability and patience to work effectively with customers over the phone.
  • Attentive to detail, self-motivated, self-disciplined, able to act decisively with the purposeful pursuit of goals or objectives, think strategically in terms of solutions, and generate vision
  • Dedicated to continuous improvement

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • 5+ years of avionics installation experience required.
  • Certification or Associate degree in electronics preferred
  • Experience under an FAA-approved Part 145 Repair Station is highly desirable
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite
  • The ability to generate wiring diagrams with 2D CAD software such as AutoCAD is highly desirable.
  • Ability to develop and write installation instructions required.
  • Electronic automated test system setup and programming desirable
  • A&P license and/or military avionics maintenance experience a plus

Benefits

  • Comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, and vision coverage.
  • 401(k) retirement plan.
  • Paid time off and holidays.
  • Opportunity for career growth and professional development in a fast-growing industry

Nighthawk Flight Systems, Inc. is an equal-opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Employment is based on merit, competence, and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

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Bell Component Overhaul Mechanic

Bell Component Overhaul Mechanic

Rotorcraft Support, Inc. has a state-of-the-art helicopter maintenance facility located in beautiful Fillmore, Ventura County, CA. We provide an entire array of support services, including sales, examinations, repair, upgrades, and component overhaul, exchanges, and warranties. We are seeking an individual who is able to perform Bell component overhaul in accordance with applicable FAA, manufacturers and RSI regulations, policies and procedures to the highest standards possible. Prior experience is required. Applicants with prior Bell component overhaul experience will be given preference. Bell Factory Component Overhaul training is a plus.

Position Available: Full-time Bell Component Overhaul Mechanic

Salary: $32-$50 per hour depending on experience and capabilities

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform Component Teardown, cleaning, inspection, repairs, modifications, testing and reassembly in accordance with FAA Regulations and Manufactures Maintenance Procedures/Instructions and monitor parts and consumables for traceability.

  • Perform records research to determine applicability, compliance, technical date and applicable FAA Airworthiness Directive and Manufacturer Service Bulletins. Computer proficiency is a must.

  • Candidate must possess a positive attitude, strong work ethic, excellent communication skills, possess sound judgment, and strong attention to detail with the ability to prioritize and organize a heavy work load to a high degree of accuracy and efficiency while multitasking in a fast-paced work environment.

  • The individual must provide their own tools appropriate for the position; maintain shop equipment, tools and publications to a high standard; demonstrate proficiency in aircraft workmanship standards and knowledge of aircraft tooling.

  • Employment is conditioned on satisfactory passing and participation in a mandatory FAA/DOT alcohol and drug screening and testing program.
    Benefits:

We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, company paid life insurance, AFLAC vacation pay, sick leave, holiday pay, and 401K with company matching funds. 

We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, gender, religion, marital status, registered domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition including genetic characteristics, sexual orientation, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws.

Please submit your resume to email HR@rotorcraftsupport.com for consideration of this position with a contact phone number.

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Becker Avionics
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BK117 B2 Helicopter A & P Mechanic

BK117 B2 Helicopter A & P Mechanic

Rotorcraft Support, Inc. has a state-of-the-art helicopter maintenance facility located in beautiful Fillmore, Ventura County, CA. We provide an entire array of support services, including sales, examinations, repair, upgrades, and component overhaul, exchanges, and warranties.

We are seeking an individual who is able to perform maintenance and service on a BK117 B2 helicopter in accordance with applicable FAA, manufacturers, and RSI regulations, policies and procedures to the highest standards possible. Prior experience is required. Applicants with prior BK117 B2 experience will be given preference. BK117 B2 Factory training is a plus.

Position Available: Full-time BK117 B2 Helicopter A & P Mechanic

Salary: $35-$50 per hour depending on experience and capabilities

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • The successful applicant must have excellent technical and communication skills and be adept at multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment.
  • Computer proficiency is a must.
  • Ability to prioritize and organize work flow; Perform repairs and maintenance in accordance with applicable FAA regulations and Manufacturer’s instructions.
  • Must maintain their shop environment, tools and records to a high-quality standard.
  • The mechanic will confer with supervisors to keep them informed on the status of projects.
  • The individual will complete all required paperwork in an accurate and thorough manner and forward paperwork to the correct department for processing.
  • Be able to use common sense and problem-solving skills when performing repairs, inspections, and maintenance for optimum efficiency.

Employment is conditioned on satisfactory passing and participation in a mandatory FAA/DOT alcohol and drug screening and testing program.

Benefits:

We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, company paid life insurance, AFLAC, vacation pay, sick leave, holiday pay, and 401K with company matching funds. 

We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, gender, religion, marital status, registered domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition including genetic characteristics, sexual orientation, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws.

Please submit your resume to email HR@rotorcraftsupport.com for consideration of this position with a contact phone number.

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Experienced A&P Helicopter Mechanic

Experienced A&P Helicopter Mechanic

Rotorcraft Support, Inc., is seeking an A&P licensed individual with a minimum of 3 years of experience on Airbus AS350 model to provide maintenance and service to work on our long-term law enforcement contract at the California Highway Patrol Air Support facility in Fullerton, California. The successful applicant will have excellent technical and communication skills and be adept at multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment. Computer proficiency is a must.

Positions Available: Full-Time A&P Mechanic

Salary: $40 to $50 an hour

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to prioritize and organize work flow.
  • Perform repairs and maintenance in accordance with applicable FAA regulations and manufacturer’s instructions.
  • Maintain shop environment tools and records to a high standard.
  • Candidates must have a valid A&P license.
  • Candidates must have an Inspection Authorization or be eligible to obtain their Inspection Authorization within 90 days of hire.
  • Candidates with Airbus Helicopter factory schooling will be given preference.

Please submit a resume with salary requirement to email at:  HR@rotorcraftsupport.com for consideration of this position with a contact phone number.

We offer competitive salaries, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401K with company matching funds, paid vacation and sick leave. We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, gender, religion, marital status, registered domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition including genetic characteristics, sexual orientation, or any other consideration 

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Avioncis Installer II

Avioncis Installer II

Avionics Installer II

Springfield, IL

Schedule: Will train on 1st shift 6am-2:30pm w/possible OT and then move to 2nd shift M-TR 2pm-12:30am w/possible OT (once trained and expectations are met)

 Build an Aviation Career You’re Proud Of

Build your career with integrity by working at a company that doesn’t just treat you like a number. You’ll get the tools to do things right in a clean and safe work environment and the trust to fix any issue that comes your way. Our on-the-job training and team of experts mean you’ll be set up for success.

 Take charge of our day-to-day operations, so we remain the trusted source for aviation repair and maintenance. Work with your team to implement the right processes and practices across our organization to help ensure flight and product efficiency and quality.

 As an Avionics Installer II, you’ll test, install, and/or repair electrical/avionics equipment and systems, including systems and controls contained in the flight compartment. Routes wire throughout aircraft tying into both new and factory installed wire bundles, and may assist in functional checkout and troubleshooting of all wiring systems. Performs less difficult assignments without assistance or supervision. Care and precision must be exercised in order to ensure quality installations, on-time deliveries, and satisfied customers. As customers are on site at the facilities, professional appearance and communication skills are required in order to create a positive and lasting professional relationship.

 What you’ll do:

  • Installs, aligns, and wires electrical and electronic components such as instruments, sensors, radio communications, antennas, J-boxes, lights, etc.
  • Determines the best location and method for installing and removing electronic equipment and systems by applying general trade practices and adhering to prints originated by Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, various mod centers (STC’s), and many aircraft manufacturers’ wiring diagrams.
  • Fabricates wiring harnesses; solders connector plugs; strips and hand lugs wiring; identifies wiring and fabricates and installs surface control indicating systems; performs terminal splicing; wires junction boxes; routes wiring and conduit; and performs any other electrical bench or installation work as necessary to complete the electrical repair or modification of the aircraft.
  • Performs continuity checks and may assist in the functional check-out of complete aircraft systems.
  • Assists in performing more complex electrical work as required. May assist in troubleshooting, locating, and correcting wiring difficulties.
  • Operates hand and power tools. May operate electrical test equipment. Must be familiar with color coding and symbols used in identifying hardware and components.
  • Must have knowledge of power sources and bonding and grounding techniques.
  • Adheres to shop standards, various manufacturers’ standards and practices and has knowledge of various federal and military standards including FAA Advisory Circulars.
  • Documents all work accomplished (a.k.a. sign-off) in a clear, concise and accurate manner.
  • Works fair share of overtime and travels to customer locations or other Standard Aero facilities as required.
  • Responsible for knowing, understanding, following, promoting and continuously improving company policies and procedures.
  • Observes all safety, environmental and general housekeeping rules and policies.
  • May perform other duties as required by the department.

 

What skills you will use:             

  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.
  •  High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Two years of avionics experience required.
  • Must have knowledge of both electrical and electronic theories and be able to understand and follow wiring diagrams.
  • Must be able to lift up to 60 pounds, walk, bend, stretch, and climb ladders.
  • Must be able to bend, climb, crawl, fit into confined spaces to perform job.
  • Must have the ability to think clearly, speak intelligibly on the telephone and in person.
  • Must have the ability to manipulate equipment of all sizes, tools, computer keyboards, and telephones.
  • Must be able to see to read and visually inspect.
  • Must be able to operate hand and power tools and electrical test equipment.

Preferred Characteristics 

  • FCC license preferred

Benefits that make life better:

        Comprehensive Healthcare

        401(k) with 100% company match; up to 5% vested

        Paid Time Off starting on day one

        Bonus opportunities

        Health- & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts

        Short- & Long-Term Disability

        Life & AD&D Insurance

        Learning & Training opportunities

 Raising the Standard of Excellence since 1911

 With over a century of proven excellence, StandardAero has become an industry leader in MRO services and customized solutions in the aerospace field. Our shared values and learning-based culture inspire our team to exceed their potential and power our customers’ missions worldwide. With on-the-job training, advancement opportunities, and excellent benefits, StandardAero invites you to experience a fulfilling and meaningful career with us.

 Inclusivity Is Our Standard

It is StandardAero’s policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. Our supportive environment celebrates diversity with no room for harassment or discrimination of any kind. We invite you to bring your authentic self to our team and experience our welcoming culture.

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Level II Structural Mechanic

Level II Structural Mechanic

Rotorcraft Support, Inc. has a state-of-the-art helicopter maintenance facility located in beautiful Fillmore, Ventura County, CA. We provide an entire array of support services, including sales, examinations, repair, upgrades, and component overhaul, exchanges, and warranties.

We are currently seeking a Level II Structural Mechanic. The mechanic will be performing structures modification work. Must be able to read, understand, apply blueprints, and basic sheet metal repair criteria. Should be proficient at working with or without established blueprints to drill, bending of metals, riveting, dimple, file, grind, trim, countersink, install aircraft structural assemblies, and subassemblies.

The successful applicant will be expected to demonstrate a basic understanding of the proper usage of current Manufacturer’s Maintenance Manual or Instructions for Continued Airworthiness. Will be expected to be proficient at repair or fabrication of defective sections or parts, using metal fabricating machines, saws, brakes, shears, and grinders.

Positions Available: Full-Time - Level II Structures Mechanic  

Pay Range: $35.00 to $40.00 per hour depending on experience and capabilities

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • 206 series Cabin/Tail boom fixture.
  • 205/212/412 Tail boom fixture
  • Experience with STC kit installation is a must.
  • Experience on Bell Helicopter fixtures.

Employment is conditioned on satisfactory passing and participation in a mandatory FAA/DOT alcohol and drug screening and testing program.

Benefits:

We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, company paid life insurance, AFLAC, vacation pay, sick leave, holiday pay, and 401K with company matching funds. 

We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, gender, religion, marital status, registered domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition including genetic characteristics, sexual orientation, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws.

Please submit your resume to email HR@rotorcraftsupport.com for consideration of this position with a contact phone number.

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Aviation Maintenance Instructor

Aviation Maintenance Instructor

Job Category

Regular Faculty

FVTC Worksite

S.J. Spanbauer Aviation & Industrial Center

Hours Per Week

40

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Fox Valley Technical College celebrates diversity, supports equity and inclusiveness, and encourages individual expression in our workplace.

 

Job Description Summary

Are you ready to be a part of the next generation in aviation maintenance training at Fox Valley Technical College? As we continue to grow and evolve how we provide world-class training, we're seeking an experienced aviation maintenance technician who is passionate about growing and building the next generation of technicians. This is a fantastic opportunity to join our incredible team of aviation instructors, and have a direct impact and legacy in building the future of the aviation industry.

The person in this position is responsible for the delivery and facilitation of student learning, and the on-going development of curriculum and learning strategies that meet the needs of students and employers. Additionally the person in this position is responsible for the program’s continuous compliance with all FAA CFR Part 147 requirements and program general operating procedures.

38 Week Contract

 

Job Description

 ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Facilitation of Learning.  Plan, prepare and deliver instruction and facilitate the learning of students in associate degree, technical diploma programs.  Assess the learning outcomes of students at the unit, course, and program level.
  • Curriculum Development.  Develop, revise, and continually update curriculum and instructional materials that are competency-based, current, consistent with employer expectations, and aligned with the college policy on level of required documentation.
  • Classroom Management.  Fulfill assigned schedule, maintain accurate student attendance and grade records, maintain instructional environment with emphasis on safety, housekeeping, and equipment security, and ensure opportunities for student/participant evaluation.
  • Interpersonal/Team Skills.  Participate in activities of the instructional team, including planning, development, scheduling, and budgeting as a cooperative and professional team player.
  • Business/Industry/Community Linkages.  Develop and deliver customized training for various clients as needed, and maintain involvement with business/industry/community through advisory committees, marketing and recruitment efforts, and professional associations and organizations.
  • Student Support and Guidance.  Advise and support students as a mentor and role model in the achievement of their learning and career goals.
  • Professional Development.  Participate in professional development activities that provide for continually updated knowledge and skills for the role of the contemporary instructor as directed by one’s Individual Professional Development Plan.

 

QUALIFICATIONS, TRAINING, AND EXPERIENCE

  • Hold a valid FAA Mechanics Certificate with Airframe & Powerplant ratings.
  • It is preferred the candidate be a graduate of FAA-approved CFR Part 147 program.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in related and appropriate field. AND
  • Minimum of two years of occupational experience in the field of the program or programs being taught, of which at least one year shall be within the last five years;  Four years of occupational experience preferred.  (One year of related occupational experience may be waived with at least two years of post−secondary teaching experience in the appropriate occupational field within the last five years), OR
  • An equivalent combination of education, training and experience from which comparable knowledge may be acquired.
  • Four years (minimum) recent, civil aviation maintenance experience working as a mechanic in the industry.
  • Experience in aircraft electronics and turbine engine systems is preferred.
  • Teaching or training experience is desirable. Ability to plan, organize, instruct, and facilitate quality education programs, including development of relevant curriculum.
  • Upon hire, must maintain Faculty Quality Assurance System requirements and licensure required by other agencies to maintain individual and program accreditation, if applicable.

 

ESSENTIAL APTITUDES, SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS

  •  Success and commitment as a team player, including the ability to engage in win-win thinking and to foster consensus.
  • Flexibility of delivering instruction in-person, hybrid, or online as needed.
  • Flexibility in schedule, including availability for evening and weekend assignments.
  • Demonstrated ability for written and oral communication with students, staff, employers and other external entities.
  • Proficiency in computer use and applications which support teaching and learning.
  • Highly motivated with strong interest in contributing to the success of students and the college.
  • Ability to work with diverse student, staff, and community populations.
  • Understanding and successful use of learning technology, both on-line and as a tool for distance education.
  • A record of innovations which will facilitate student learning.
  • Demonstrated development of course materials and assessments of student learning.
  • An educational philosophy which places the primary emphasis on student learning in the design, delivery, and evaluation of courses.
  • Willingness to take risks and try new things.
  • Willingness to accept responsibility for professional and personal growth.
  • A commitment to the mission, purposes, and values of the college.

 

Additional Information

Pay: $77,700.00 - $101,300.00 per year.

Pay is based on a multitude of factors, including experience, qualifications, education, relevant certifications, internal equity, and market data.

 

To support the broader responsibilities of a regular faculty position, attainment of a Bachelor’s Degree or higher (depending on position) is required.  Based on experience and expertise, an individual with an Associate Degree or equivalent and willingness to obtain a Bachelor’s Degree within specific timeframe may be considered.

 

FVTC strongly and actively strives to increase diversity and provide equal opportunity within its community. FVTC does not discriminate against persons based on age, color, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, height, marital status, national origin, political persuasion, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, veteran status, weight or any other protected class.

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