Avionics Instrument Technician Featured
- Aurora, Oregon
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Avionics Instrument Technician job at Columbia Helicopters in Aurora OR
Description, duties, responsibilities
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES - • Read and interpret maintenance manuals wiring diagrams schematics or other technical data to determine the feasibility and method to perform the assigned task.• Avionics Instrument Technicians under supervision may install repair align maintain service and/or calibrate the following: auto flight computers fuel quantity system components pitot/static instruments variety of pressure and temp switches engine indicating instruments. This will require the use of electronic test equipment and other electronic devices. They will locate and isolate defects in electronic equipment; repair replace and troubleshoot defective parts; install electronic units and associated electrical elements.• Utilizing special tools circuit testers meters and equipment; performs tests and/or checks as required to confirm component and system serviceability.• Document all inspection findings and work performed/corrective action in the appropriate maintenance records.• Maintains work areas and tools in a clean and organized manner practices proper tool and FOD control.• Performs work safely and utilizes the appropriate technical data for the assigned task.• Monitors and supports continuous improvement activities by utilizing Lean and continuous improvement tools striving to identify and eliminate waste in all its forms in an effort to improve quality and safety decrease lead time and reduce cost.• Other duties as assigned.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE - • High school diploma or equivalent; further education or advance instruction relative to technical field is preferred. Previous Repairman Certificate preferred.Requires 5+ years’ experience performing bench and component level repairs on a variety of electronic and electro-mechanical components. • Must have knowledge in the proper operation of a multimeters oscilloscopes signal generators and soldering equipment. Must have electronic component level theory and be able to identify symbols on schematics and wiring diagrams.
• Ability to use precision measuring equipment and hand tools appropriate to the assigned tasks; general mechanics hand tools and appropriate tool box are required.• Military or commercial aviation avionics training preferred• Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously in a fast-paced deadline-driven environment• Ability to work independently and in a team-oriented environment• Ability to work overtime and/or weekends as assigned dependent on production needs• Ability to read write and speak English proficiently• Conduct oneself in accordance with Company’s Core Values
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about discussed or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge (b) in furtherance of an investigation proceeding hearing or action including an investigation conducted by the employer or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.
Columbia Helicopters Company Overview
Since our founder purchased his first helicopter in 1957 weve been leading the way in heavy-lift helicopter operations. We are innovators of this industry always working to expand our capabilities and improve our level of service so when you do business with us you know youre getting the best. We operate a fleet of the most versatile helicopters in global operations supporting our aircraft out of our own full-service onsite facility in northwest Oregon. These capabilities and our operational experience allow us to confidently offer world-class maintenance and repair services to our customers onsite or on location.