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Avionics Technician

Government and Military

Aircraft Technician


Jubail, Saudi Arabia

Job Summary

Will perform Field and Sustainment Level maintenance support/augmentation to include: Production control, Quality Control, Supply Management, maintenance, and repair of aircraft. Position requires a skilled Avionics Technician with the ability to perform Intermediate Maintenance Periodicity requirements on MH-60R helicopters. Organizational, Intermediate, and Depot level skills are desired to inspect, repair, remove, replace and test, communication/navigation systems and components. Also requires inspection and repair of aircraft fight control components and systems. Extensive knowledge and ability in wire and connector repair is required.

Shall work in specialized shops associated with fixed base operations Field Level maintenance as well as perform troubleshooting, testing, maintenance repairs and Technical Directive compliance on the H-60 Airframe in Saudi Arabia.

Essential Responsibilities:

Current or previous experience perform complex helicopter electronic work to include but not limited to:

Installs, tests, troubleshoots, repairs, overhauls, aligns, modifies, performs final test

calibrations, analyzes and pinpoints maintenance problems in highly complex navigation, detection, identification, and radar electronic devices, navigational radar, electronic countermeasure systems, global positioning system (GPS), and armament systems.

Must be able to solve complicated problems encountered by pilots while in flight. Often these problems cannot be duplicated on the ground. To correct unusual discrepancies found during flight requires a thorough understanding of flight characteristics and their effect on electronic systems so that trouble can be identified and corrected. Systems worked include various types such as search and navigational radar, communication, navigation, electronic countermeasures, data computing, recording equipment, weapons computer and inertial measurement systems

Uses test equipment such as voltmeters, signal generators, sweep and pulse generators, dual trace oscilloscopes, deviation meters, sweep carts, precision power and frequency measuring devices. Also must use various special test sets that detect troubles that often do not appear during bench rework in shop.

Ability to repair, align, and adjust major integrated electronic systems. Must have extensive knowledge of electronic theory and be able to apply it to a wide variety of highly complex integrated electronic systems and devices.

Work with miniaturized solid-state circuits and devices. Able to use a full range of hand tools common to the trade. Must have a thorough knowledge of digital and analog computers. Knowledge of algebra and trigonometry.

Able to follow drawings for integrated electronic systems and identify effects a change in one system will have on other systems and determine parts to be replaced or adjusted.

Minimum Requirements

High School Diploma or equivalent

Verifiable experience maintaining aircraft.

A valid A&P license is desired

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform post offer, pre-employment substance abuse testingMust be able to pass a background check, which could include a criminal history and credit check for access to Government facilities. May be required to obtain and maintain a secret clearance

Work Environment, Physical Demands, and Mental Demands:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.

Must be able to walk and stand on level and/or inclined surfaces for certain periods throughout the day.

Must be able to climb stairs, ramps, ladders, and work stands.

Must be able to crouch, crawl, grasp or handle objects, use finger dexterity, bend elbow/knee and reach above/below shoulders.

May be required to lift up to 50 pounds.

May be required to see aircraft in flight, read dials/gauges, identify small objects and hand tools.

Must be able to see imperfections, micrometer readings and other small scales.

Must be able to communicate by voice and detect sound by ear.

Must be able to distinguish color and judge three-dimensional depth.

May be required to operate power vehicles, machinery, hand tools, ground support equipment, forklift, APU, etc.

Preferred Qualifications

Other Responsibilities:

Safety - Amentum enforces a safety culture whereby all employees have the responsibility for continuously developing and maintaining a safe work environment. As appropriate, each employee is responsible for completing all training requirements and fulfilling all self-aid/buddy aid responsibilities, participating in emergency response tasks and serving on safety committees and teams.

Quality - Quality is the foundation for the management of our business and the keystone to our goal of customer satisfaction. It is our policy to consistently provide services that meet customer expectations. Accordingly, each employee must conform to the Amentum Quality Policy and carry out job activities in compliance with applicable Amentum Quality System documents and customer contracts. Each employee must read and understand his/her Quality Management and Customer Satisfaction responsibilities.

Procedure Compliance - Each employee must read, understand and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures and policies pertaining to his/her job.