Aviation Electronics Technician
Employment Type: Full-Time
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Aviation Electronics Technician (AT)
The F/A-18 Electronics Technician I services, repairs, and overhauls aircraft electronic and electrical systems. Troubleshoots, repairs, removes, and replaces aircraft wiring and connectors, weapons replaceable assemblies (WRAs), and shop replaceable assemblies (SRAs) in accordance with appropriate governing instructions and maintenance manuals utilizing hand tools, power tools, electronic test equipment, and associated materials. Reads and interprets aircraft wiring diagrams, schematics, manufacturers' publications, maintenance manuals, service bulletins, and other specifications to determine feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components. Analyzes weapons release and control systems for proper function and repairs or replaces components to ensure proper weapons control and release functions. Applies advanced technical knowledge to solve complex problems that typically cannot be solved solely by referencing manufacturers' manuals or similar documents. Maintains all aircraft electrical and electronic systems to include power distribution, compass, global positioning system, communications, navigation, RADAR, computer, integrated weapons delivery, fire control, and others that may be installed in assigned aircraft. This position may provide technical guidance to lower level technicians. Performs miscellaneous duties to service aircraft systems. As directed by Site Operations and Site Management specifications, be certified as CDI.
* Must have completed Navy Class A school for Aviation Electronic Technicians, or USMC/USCG equivalent.
* Must have completed Navy Class C school in electrical or electronics repair on the F/A-18 at the Organizational Level.
* Minimum 5 years F/A-18 Organizational Level Aircraft Avionics/Electronics experience. Preferred to have 24 months F/A-18 experience within the last 36 months.
* Must have completed USN/USMC/USCG Basic Aviation Corrosion Control training.
* Must be able to draw, load, and maintain physical security of all associated Communications Security (COMSEC) equipment for F/A-18 aircraft.
* High School graduate or equivalent.
* Must have a valid driver's license.
* Must have a current secret level clearance and be able to maintain it.
* Must be available to work any shift.
PAE is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran's status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.
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