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Astronics AeroSat

Astronics AeroSat
60A State Route 101A
Amherst, NH 03031
victoria.dingman@astronics.com
www.astronics.com

Field Service Engineer

Job Title: Field Service Engineer

FLSA: Exempt

Revision #: A

EEO-1 Classification: 2

Effective Date: 06/02/2014

Primary Function:
The Field Service Engineer is enabled to take all preventative and corrective actions necessary to ensure a positive customer experience with Astronics AeroSat products.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • The first duty is to an absolute intolerance of the slightest compromise of aviation safety
  • Establishes customer awareness of Astronics AeroSat product support
  • Monitors customer satisfaction of installed user base
  • Works with distributors to monitor current condition of installed equipment and trends
  • Reports to management regarding customer satisfaction and product performance
  • Answers questions about the product and performance
  • Demonstrates product operations
  • Investigates customer reports of technical problems with satellite communications systems or aircraft interface
  • Reviews performance reports and documentation to determine nature and scope of problem
  • Provides on-site customer support and technical assistance
  • Analyzes review and inspection findings to determine source of problem, and effects repair, replacement, or other corrective action to customer’s satisfaction
  • Coordinates problem resolution with engineering, and other personnel to expedite repairs
  • Assist with tuning and adjustment of equipment to obtain optimum operating performance
  • Assists customers in the return of product from the field
  • Assists in operation of FAA Part 145 Certified Repair Station
  • Acts as the customer advocate for continuous improvement of the entire customer experience
  • Eliminates future operational or service difficulties
  • Maintains records of performance reports
  • Works with engineering to analyze reports of technical problems to determine trends affecting future design, production, service, and maintenance processes, and recommends modifications for product performance and reliability improvement
  • Gathers information on competing products
  • Provides recommendations for new product development
  • Develops and conducts training for installation and maintenance
  • Requires extensive international travel

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Technical Degree in Engineering or equivalent/comparable technology with continued education via company product training and OJT
  • Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic Certificate desired
  • FAA Repairman Certificate a plus
  • Aviation Maintenance Technician certified
  • 5+ years work experience on related airborne TV and/or communications systems
  • 4+ years work experience on aircraft

Specialized Knowledge and Skills:

  • FAA Aviation Mechanic- License Airframe and General
  • FAA Aviation Mechanic- General
  • FAA Repairman Authorization

Equipment and Applications:

  • Vector Network Analyzer (VNA) experience
  • Spectrum analyzer experience
  • Applied Instruments Signal Analyzer experience

Safety Requirements:

  • Must follow all safety requirements of the job as outlined in the safety policy
  • May be required to handle hazardous waste and follow proper safety procedure for storage and disposal

Physical Demands:

  • While performing the duties of this job the employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, sit, use hands and or arms to pull handles and push buttons and reach objects. Requirements may also include climbing, balancing, stooping, bending, reaching, kneeling, crouching or crawling. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.                                                                                   

The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Fargo Jet Center

Fargo Jet Center
3802 20th St. North
Fargo, ND 58102
www.fargojet.com

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Avionics Technician

Position Title: Avionics Technician
Position Reports to: Director of Maintenance
Department/Location: Avionics/Maintenance Department

Primary Operational Objectives:

The primary objective of this position is to support avionics/electronics systems in general aviation/corporate aircraft.
Essential Job Functions:

  • Perform installation and maintenance of aircraft avionics components and electrical systems components, such as, airborne navigation/communication systems, weather radar, autopilot, compass systems, and accessories in accordance with MFG specifications and FAA guidelines (aircraft such as Piper, Cessna, Pilatus, Hawker Beech, Gulfstream, and other general aviation and corporate aircraft).
  • Troubleshoot to determine malfunctions on aircraft avionics components and electrical systems components, such as, airborne navigation/communication systems, weather radar, autopilot, compass systems, and accessories.
  • Test and inspect aircraft communications components, navigation components, weather radar, autopilot, compass systems, and accessories to MFG specifications.
  • Complete all checklists, forms and reports as required in accordance with the company, government, and FAA regulations and guidelines.
  • Maintain adequate knowledge to understand and follow the repair facility's Inspection Procedures Manual.
  • Exhibit positive courteous behavior with customers, businesses, and coworkers.
  • Assist coworkers and those in other departments to successfully perform job tasks and functions when necessary.
  • Responsible to follow and comply with all safety rules and regulations.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by management.

Qualifications:

  • Degree or certificate from an accredited two (2) year college, university or technical school in avionics maintenance or electronics required or equivalent experience.
  • Prefer 3-5 years of experience with GA/Corporate aircraft.
  • A&P License Preferred.
  • FCC General Radiotelephone License preferred.
  • Knowledge of aircraft component repair.
  • Knowledge of avionics, electronic and electrical test equipment.
  • Knowledge of corporate aviation maintenance and its terminology.
  • Knowledge of U.S. Government regulations for federal contractors and FAA maintenance programs.

Physical Demands:

  • Frequent standing, walking, bending, stooping, reaching, pushing and pulling required.
  • Frequent work in small spaces, extreme temperatures, and heights above six feet, noisy environments and flying.
  • Frequent work with products, material and chemicals associated with aircraft maintenance.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.

EEO/AAP/Drug Free Workplace

Fieldtech Avionics Inc.

Fieldtech Avionics Inc.
4151 N. Main St.
Fort Worth, TX 76106
dhennis@ftav.com
www.ftav.com

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Avionics Bench Technicians

Fieldtech Avioincs and Instruments, Inc. is looking for technicians with experience in Radar, Pulse, Autopilot, Nav Com or Instruments.

Positions available: Fort Worth, TX & some International

Send resume: dhennis@ftav.com

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