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? Search AEA’s career listings below and see what’s on your horizon.
Duncan Aviation is seeking experienced
Avionics Technicians to join our teams in White
Plains, Sacramento & Dallas! We are growing
and looking for professionals to provide above
standard quality service to our customers.
If you have 3+ years experience, a passion
for aviation, and thrive in a fast-paced work
environment, we are looking for you!
Duncan Aviation is the largest family owned MRO
in the world, providing complete nose-to-tail support
services for business aircraft. Come be a part of the
Great ideas sometimes come from singular inspiration, but more often they’re a result of collaborative effort. Inside Garmin, we like to foster an environment of participation and engagement. We support professional development, offer well-designed career paths and adhere to a policy that prioritizes promoting from within the company to maximize the opportunities for our associates. We are also committed to being a good corporate citizen and providing opportunities for associates to contribute toward a healthy, sustainable world.
Come join Garmin’s team of talented engineers designing and certifying world-class avionics in the beautiful Pacific Northwest! Our team is Salem, Oregon is currently looking for a Chief Inspector / Senior Aviation Maintenance Technician who will ensure all maintenance and modification activities conducted by Garmin’s Part 145 Aircraft Repair Station meet company, industry, and FAA requirements and, if authorized, may act as an ODA Inspection Unit Member to conduct conformity inspections, issues statements of conformity, and issues airworthiness certificates for flight test aircraft.
The Chief Inspector / Senior Aviation Maintenance Technician will be responsible for directing, planning and implementing inspection standards, methods and procedures used by the Aircraft Repair Station in complying with all applicable FAA Regulations, manufacturer’s specifications and recommendations. Other duties will include:
Conduct inspections, audits, and training to ensure that all work and inspections are properly performed and that the proper records, reports and forms used by the Aircraft Repair Station are properly executed
Conduct inspections, audits, and training to ensure company aircraft, maintenance employees, shop, paperwork and procedures are in compliance with all FAA regulations
Coordinate and maintain records for periodic checks of all inspection tools and the calibration of precision test equipment used by the Aircraft Repair Station
Responsible for directing, planning and implementing a training program in accordance with Part 145 requirements
Responsible for ascertaining that maintenance records are properly maintained and retrievable
Accomplish the final acceptance of all incoming material, including new parts, supplies and the airworthiness of articles on which work has been performed outside the Aircraft Repair Station by contract
Conduct part and installation company conformity inspections in support of certification testing
Conduct duties associated with ODA Inspection Unit Member Authorization
Conduct inspections, maintenance and modifications of company aircraft
Qualified candidates will possess a High School Diploma or GED, FAA A&P certificate and 5 years of experience performing Chief Inspector/Quality Assurance/Airworthiness Conformity functions similar to the essential functions listed above. In addition, candidates must possess a minimum of 10 years’ experience maintaining general aviation light aircraft, business aircraft and helicopters and demonstrate proficient knowledge of Federal Aviation Regulations, parts 1, 21, 23, 25, 27, 29, 39, 43, 45, 61, 91, 121, 135. Proficient using Microsoft Office products and effective written and interpersonal communication skills is required.
Preferred candidates will have a Bachelor’s degree, prior experience as an ODA Inspection UM or FAA DMIR/DAR, and FAA IA Certification experience.
Our benefits, designed to lead an evolving marketplace, support innovation and encourage a healthy balance between work and life, keep us competitive and allow our associates to make their own decisions about their well-being and future. We offer a choice of healthcare plans—with low or no premiums—which consistently rank in the 90th percentile when compared to other high-tech employers, plus dental and vision plans for you and your family. In addition, our financial benefits rate 82% above the median for technology companies comparable in size. Our 401K retirement plan provides 5% of pay base contribution plus a match of 75 cents for every dollar you contribute to a maximum of 10% of your compensation. The employee stock purchase plan allows for shares to be bought at a 15% discount.
Job Description: Hillsboro Aviation's Avionics and Aircraft Maintenance operations are expanding. Hillsboro Aviation is now accepting applications for an Avionics Technician experienced with avionics installations and trouble-shooting on airplanes and helicopters. This is a key position in a growing, dynamic aviation company based in the Portland, OR area.
Installation of new avionics equipment in Part 23 airplanes and Part 27 helicopters
Troubleshooting and repair of installed avionics systems in customers owned aircraft
Maintaining avionics systems in Hillsboro Aviation owned airplanes and helicopters
Maintaining the avionics shop in a clean and organized manner
Be a problem solver and constructively offer new ideas
Adhering to FAA Part 145 Repair Station practices
Be able to effectively communicate with other employees, and customers
Present a positive professional attitude and appearance
Constant variation in dealing with new technology avionics as well as legacy equipment
Graduate from an Aviation Electronics training school or program
Minimum of 3 years’ experience with avionics installations and repair of avionics systems in general aviation aircraft
Experience with avionics system in single and multi-engine airplanes, and helicopters
Experience with Garmin, Bendix-King, ARC, S-Tec, Avidyne, Sandel and Chelton Avionics systems
Flexibility in work schedule
Potential travel on short notice for limited duration
FAA Repairman's Certificate or eligibility
A & P License
FAA Pilot's License
Strong Computer Skills. Experienced with Microsoft Office and computer-aided drafting
About Hillsboro Aviation:
Founded in 1980, Hillsboro Aviation is known internationally as a leader in the general aviation industry for providing quality aviation products and services including FBO services, helicopter and airplane charter services, aircraft and parts sales, MRO services, avionics equipment sales, and installations. Hillsboro Aviation has flown over 1.2 million hours in its 36-year history and supported a variety of missions including aerial firefighting, sightseeing and construction, search and rescue, TV news, aerial survey, and seismic operations. The company has sold over 1000 new and used aircraft and represents over 50 of the industry’s leading manufacturers, suppliers and vendors. Hillsboro Aviation is headquartered at the Portland-Hillsboro Airport (KHIO). Learn more at hillsboroaviation.com.
Hillsboro Aviation is an EEO M/F.
This job will remain open until filled. For more information about this position please log onto http://www.hillsboroaviation.com/jobs to fill out an application today. Please note that only applications that have been submitted through our website will be considered. Please do not call regarding the status of your application.
Rotorcraft Support, Inc. is a leading helicopter service center in Southern California. RSI is a dynamic and exciting environment on the cutting edge of helicopter expertise. RSI is a lively and fast paced site and we are looking for team members to contribute their talent and enthusiasm and advance our general aviation success. RSI offers very competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits, including employer paid health, dental and life insurance. RSI also offers a 401k with guaranteed matching funds and generous paid vacation and sick benefits.
We are currently looking to fill the following position:
Avionics Technician Installer:
This individual will help repair and maintain components used for helicopter navigation and radio communications, traffic avoidance systems, data link, weather radar systems, and other instruments and computers that control flight, engine, and other primary functions. Additional licenses are preferred, such as a radiotelephone license issued by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC). An A&P certificate is a plus, but is not required. RSI seeks a self-motivated individual capable of handling multiple projects. Some travel may be required.
Prior experience required:
Assembly, installation, repair or replacement of helicopter electrical/electronic components and systems.
Full operational checks of complete helicopter electrical/electronic systems to verify proper functioning of components.
Troubleshooting and analytical diagnosis of malfunctioning components and systems leading to adjustments, repairs or replacement to successful resolution.
Installation of electrical harness and sub-assemblies in helicopters with:
Proper identification of wire and coax cables
Clamping, bundling, mounting, routing, stripping, splicing, soldering, termination and assisting equipment installation as needed.
Perform WEE Tester connection, operational tests and repair of discrepancies.
Familiarity with design, layout, installation and troubleshooting of avionic associated with EMS, ENG and Airborne Law Enforcement helicopters.
Rotorcraft Support, Inc. is located in Los Angeles at the Van Nuys Airport. We offer complete helicopter support services including Sales, Inspections, Repairs, Avionics, NDT, Structures, Paint, Component Overhaul, Exchanges and Warranties. We are a Factory Authorized Service Center for Bell Helicopters, Airbus Helicopters, Agusta, MD Helicopters, Robinson and Enstrom. We have provided superior service to the aviation industry since 1986. We take pride in our ongoing commitment to safety, reliability, and excellence.
Employment is conditioned on satisfactory passing and participation in a mandatory FAA/DOT alcohol and drug screening and testing program.
We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, gender, religion, marital status, registered domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition including genetic characteristics, sexual orientation, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws.
Avionics: Are you up for the challenge?
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?