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Avionics Electrical Technician Sr - Fort Worth, TX

Company: GulfStream Aerospace
Location: Fort Worth
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Avionics Electrical Technician Sr - Fort Worth, TX in GAC Fort Worth

Unique Skills:

Avionics Install experience required. The ability to read/interpret wiring diagrams required. Experience with building wiring harnesses, stamping and terminating wire and performing checkout required.

Education and Experience Requirements

High School Diploma or GED required. 6 years Six (6) years experience in an avionics/electrical career field; or two (2) years of accredited schooling in aviation electronics and four (4) years related experience. A & P license, FCC license or NCATT certification preferred.

Position Purpose:

Provides leadership, technical expertise and guidance while performing various operational, functional tests and repairs of avionics/electronic, aircraft equipment and systems to ensure a defect free aircraft. Provides superior technical expertise in testing, troubleshooting and repairing system discrepancies to ensure minimum schedule impact. Demonstrates technical expertise and leadership by defining and implementing process changes to reduce cost and meet schedule without compromising Safety or Quality. Demonstrates the knowledge and leadership skills required. to fill in for the team leader thus ensuring that the company goals of Safety and Quality are enforced all times while adhering to daily work plans to maintain schedule requirements.

Job Description

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

Essential Functions:

  • Demonstrates superior technical skills and expertise in avionics and acft systems operational testing and troubleshooting. Provides direct training to personnel to support company cross-training goals while ensuring a safety conscience, quality oriented, skilled workforce.

  • Teaches the installation and functionally testing of electrical/avionics components and systems per Engineering specifications, drawings and maintenance manuals ensuring a defect free system.

  • Ensures quality and efficiency of all installations: troubleshoots and teaches troubleshooting processes/concepts to provide timely, quality repairs of malfunctioning systems.

  • Demonstrates the skills and knowledge required. to effective and efficiently repair or replace defective components and wiring to ensure installations meet conformity. Demonstrates effective repair techniques using acceptable practices including splicing, soldering and pinning of wiring.

  • Oversees the performance and compliance with engineering changes and modifications as required.

  • Sets up and operates necessary test equipment. Conducts functional and operational tests to evaluate performance and reliability.

  • Demonstrates through diligent compliance the importance of maintaining daily logs and other paperwork. Ensures that all work performed on the acft is properly and completely documented .

  • As required, pre-inspects work of others prior to submitting to inspection for approval to reduce rework and inspection time.

  • Provides the knowledge and technical expertise in testing and maintaining test equipment and electronic systems and components as required.

  • Enforces the company FOD program, tool control program, 5-S program and all safety regulations.

  • Adapts to sudden schedule changes.

  • Coordinates with other disciplines concerning projects.

    Additional Functions:
  • Where required, teaches the installation and functionally testing of electrical/avionics components and systems per Engineering specifications, drawings and maintenance manuals ensuring a defect free system. .

  • Self inspection capability for all avionics testing functions in applicable areas. .

  • In support of acft certification and final phase testing, may include flight tests on acft as required. .

    Perform other duties as assigned.

    Other Requirements:
  • Preferred proficiency in the operation and troubleshooting of other acft systems or disciplines other than avionics, such as hydraulics, landing gear, flight controls, environmental controls or structural installations and repairs.

  • APU run qualification and engine run qualification preferred.

  • Ability to read and interpret basic blueprints and schematic diagrams.

  • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.

    Additional Information

    Requisition Number: 203781

    Category: Service Center

    Percentage of Travel: Up to 25%

    Shift: Weekend Days

    Employment Type: Full-time

    Posting End Date: 12/31/2023

    Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled.

    Gulfstream does not provide work visa sponsorship for this position, unless the applicant is a currently sponsored Gulfstream employee.

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    Copyright - 2020 Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation. All Rights Reserved. A General Dynamics Company .

    Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), designs, develops, manufactures, markets, services and supports the world's most technologically-advanced business jet aircraft

    Nearest Major Market: Fort Worth
    Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas
    Job Segment: Inspector, Compliance, Aerospace, Electrical, Aviation, Quality, Legal, Engineering

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