Vertex Aerospace - Electronics Technician II Maintenance (DEA Program)
Vertex Aerospace •
The essential functions include, but are not limited to, the following duties. Additional essential functions may be identified by the organization and listed as such in the incumbent's performance appraisal elements. Various tasks may be assigned under each essential function. Those that are listed under the examples of work are not all inclusive; they are examples only and may be amended or added to as needed by the organization:
Collect and maintain electronic databases for electronic downloads.Coordinate and distribute of downloaded electronic media.Able to work with Customer and Technicians troubleshooting avionics/ electronic malfunctions by telephone/electronic correspondence provide necessary information for corrective action(s).Contacts OEM, technical representatives and suppliers for technical assistance.Assist with coordinating preventive maintenance schedules.Reads, interprets, and complies with technical data including Service Instructions, Bulletins and Airworthiness Directives as directed by the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) or FAA.Performs Avionics system and component Pre/Post maintenance operational check flights.Performs scheduled and unscheduled maintenance and inspections in accordance with manufacturer’s and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) recommended and mandatory instructions.Repairs or replaces defective components.Assists in the final checkout of new installations or the modification of aircraft avionic systems and components.Records maintenance actions on aircraft, engine, and component records, forms, tags, and other applicable documents according to FAA and repair station requirements.Able to work any assigned shift or schedule, including mission support outside normal duty hours and travel as required supporting mission requirements.Able to travel frequently to support aircraft operating at field sites and to support domestic and foreign field deployments.Performs other duties as assigned.
High School diploma or Equivalent required. Two (2) years technical trade school, military experience, or equivalent on-the-job training required.A valid FCC License and/or Airframe certificate issued by Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is desired.Must have Five (5) years avionics troubleshooting experience on equipment typically installed on general aviation aircraft. (i.e. Garmin, Bendix King, Honeywell, Rockwell Collins, and Technisonic Radios)Must have experience performing FAR Part 91-411 & 91-413 checks and recertification of altimeters/encoding and transponders.KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND OTHER CHARACTERISTICS:
The following skills and abilities are required:
Must have computer skills.Read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.Retain information and make decisions according to standard policies and procedures.Ability to determine work methods to accomplish assignments.Working knowledge of applicable FAA Federal Aviation Regulations.Ability to obtain a DoD and/or DOJ Security Clearance (as required).Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license.Must maintain a valid US Passport and appropriate vaccinations required for international travel.
Physical requirement of the job (e.g. Bending, lifting, overhead work): Must be able to climb ladders, stairs and portable stands and navigate these without assistance. Must be able to work at heights 70 feet above the ground. Must be able to work in extreme heat/cold. Must be able to work in the following environmental conditions: noise, vibration, proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current, chemicals, odors, dust. Must be able to bend, reach, stoop, balance, push, pull, kneel, grasp, crouch, crawl, work in narrow aisles/passageways, and work in close spaces that restrict movement including aircraft fuel tanks for extended periods of time. Must be able to stand for sustained periods of time. Must be able to work primarily with fingers such as picking, pinching, typing. Must have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts, and/or operation of machines (including inspection); using measurement devices; and/or assembly or fabrication parts at distances close to the eyes. Must be capable of routinely performing industry standard ambidextriosities required to complete tasks. Must be able to lift/maneuver up to 50 pounds.
Vertex Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identity.
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