Million Air
  • Houston
  • Houston, TX, USA
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Avionics Technician

Objective

The Avionics Technician is responsible for performing aircraft line troubleshooting and work in accordance with the rules and regulations set forth by the FAA and the repair station.  The AvionicsTtechnician is responsible for researching, interpreting, and applying technical data to the task at hand.

Responsibilities and Duties

  1. Perform line avionics work specializing in navigation, radio, radar systems, and other electronic systems, including installation, calibration, etc.
  2. Read and interpret wire schematics and blue prints and be familiar with applicable FAA regulations.
  3. Must maintain a working knowledge of airworthiness standards and FAA regulations with the ability to find the needed information in various publications and establish standards and verify airworthiness of repairs, modifications and installations.
  4. Accurate completion of data on forms, tags, work instructions and other required documentation used in performance of their job duties.
  5. Perform corrective action and technician sign-off on discrepancy and computerized maintenance forms for all articles undergoing maintenance.  All corrective sign-offs will be documented referencing acceptable and/or approved data.
  6. Perform routine maintenance on equipment and determine maintenance schedule and requirements
     

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Competencies

  1. Ability to exercise considerable initiative in taking prompt and decisive action to prevent or alleviate delays due to conflicts in scheduling, lack of materials, or faulty processes
  2. Communicate with customers and employees in person, on phone, and through radio communications
  3. Ability to read, write, speak, and understand English.  Distinguish between colors-red/yellow/green
  4. Moderate computer skills including Microsoft office products
  5. Basic mathematical knowledge
     

Reporting Relationship

This position reports to the Maintenance Director.

Work Environment

This position works inside a hangar and outside in all types of weather conditions and direct contact with both moving and non-moving aircraft.  This position may be exposed to hazardous noise levels, chemicals, fumes, and machinery. 

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job, to include but not limited to:

  1. Position requires sitting, standing and walking for extended periods of time.
  2. Good physical condition, frequent lifting, carrying weight up to 35 pounds, and occasional pushing/pulling weights up to 100 pounds. 
  3. Possible exposure to hazardous noise levels, chemicals, fumes, and machinery
  4. Outside work in all types of weather conditions.
     

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work

This is a non-exempt position.

This position includes shift work which requires working evenings and weekends, and on scheduled company holidays.

 

Travel

Travel is not expected for this position, but may occasionally be required for specific job functions.

 

Required Education and Experience

  1. Three (3) years' experience in the field of troubleshooting and repairing avionics systems most common to mid-size corporate aircraft, to include pitot-static work and transponder calibrations.
  2. Prior aircraft ground handling experience
  3. High School Diploma or equivalent
     

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

  1. Ability to work evenings, weekends, and holidays
  2. Acceptable driving record
  3. Ability to pass a background check
  4. Participate in DOT drug and alcohol screening program
     

AAP/EEO Statement

Million Air is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/Protected Veteran/Disabled

 

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this position.  Duties, Responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with our without notice.

 

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