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StandardAero

Avionics Installer

*** $10K sign on bonus for qualified candidates with 3 or more years of experience***

2nd shift position with possible Overtime (Tuesday-Friday, working 4-10 hr days)

Build an Aviation Career You’re Proud Of

Your work ties us all together, helping our teams function and operate. Experience opportunities to learn and be a part of an organization that has your back. And with competitive compensation and total rewards, you’ll also enjoy our great perks.

Work with the latest technologies and techniques in the aviation industry to source materials, manage inventory, and coordinate logistics. You’ll ensure we have what we need to service our customers.

The Avionics Installer is responsible for performing routine maintenance and major inspections on aircraft and engines. Trouble-shooting, repair, and modification of aircraft components and engines are accomplished by this position. Maintenance experience with Falcon, Lear, Challenger, Embraer, Cessna and/or Hawker airframes is strongly preferred.
 

  • Tests, installs, and/or repairs 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 check-out 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. 
  • 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.

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent required.
  • 1-3 years related avionics installation experience in Honeywell, Rockwell Collins, and/or Go Go product lines.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S. 
  • Must be able to work 2nd shift.
  • Must be able to stand for extended periods of time (8+ hours), lift 50 pounds unassisted, walk, bend, stretch, and climb ladders to service aircraft
  • Must have knowledge of both electrical and electronic theories and be able to understand and follow wiring diagrams.
  • Must have proven experience using a variety of hand and/or power tools and electrical test equipment.
  • Analytical skills required to perform complex mechanical troubleshooting.
  • Strong communication skills required, both verbal and written.
  • Must have a history of demonstrating high levels of initiative in completing all job assignments and clearly following directions.
  • Must have the ability to manipulate equipment of all sizes, tools, computer keyboards, and telephones.
  • Must be able to see to disassemble and visually inspect.
  • Must be able to hear to detect the sources of problems.
  • Must have excellent hand-to-eye coordination.

Desired Characteristics:

  • FCC license 
  • Aviation training preferred. This training may take the form of military training, aeronautical academy or technical school training and/or an Aviation Associates Degree.
  • Corporate aircraft maintenance experience

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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