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Des Moines Flying Service

Avionics Installer

Avionics Technician / Installer

Preferred Qualifications:

  • A&P License desired but not required
  • Previously held and capable of acquiring Repairman's Certificate under Repair Station 1 year minimum related experience (civilian an/or Military), but also looking for veteran technicians for multiple positions.
  • Must have extreme attention to detail.
  • Ability to read, write, and understand the English language.
  • Ability to read and understand technical installation and maintenance manuals, wiring diagrams, drawings, schematics, etc.
  • Demonstrate proper use of basic hand tools: hand crimpers, soldering, other machines and wire strippers
  • Must have basic computer knowledge/skills

Essential Job Functions:

  • Familiarity with biennials involving altimeters, transponders, encoders and static systems helpful (FAR 91.411 & 91.413 / RVSM)
  • Ability to properly connect/install various instruments and/or avionics in a variety of aircraft per manufacturers specifications
  • Ability to identify various components, circuits and leads to facilitate proper installation
  • Fabricate cable assemblies and wiring harnesses using manufacturer instructions while ensuring high company standards are met Crimp connectors to ends of assemblies
  • Complete all paperwork, checklists, forms, and reports as required in accordance with company RSM/QCM and all other applicable regulations and guidelines
  • Work and complete tasks on time with minimal supervision and exhibit good problem-solving skills
  • Work with assist coworkers to complete assignments when necessary


Avionics: Are you up for the challenge?

Avionics Careers

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?

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