DynCorp International LLC. Avionics Technician (P-8) in PATUXENT RIVER, Maryland
TheAvionics Technician (P-8) installs, inspects, tests, adjusts, or repairs avionics equipment, such as radar, communications, navigation, and missile control systems in assigned aircraft. Performs tasks independently with little or no supervision.
Principal Accountabilities * Performs operational checks, bench checks, troubleshoots, and isolates malfunctions in complex aircraft avionics equipment. * Uses complex test equipment such as continuous wave and pulse generators, time domain reflectometers, multi-trace oscilloscopes, frequency counters, multi-meters and deviation meters, and specialized test equipment to perform operational checks. * Repairs or replaces components based on test results following blueprints, schematics, handbooks, and other technical documents. * Performs calibration, repair and replacement of system components based on test results following blueprints, schematics, handbooks, and other technical documents. * Practices good housekeeping, tool control, FOD awareness/prevention, and safety at all times. * Annotates maintenance actions in aircraft records and is knowledgeable in CAMS documentation. Must obtain all certifications required to perform the job requirements. * Performs other duties as requested. Knowledge & Skills * In-depth knowledge of advanced electronic principles and circuit analysis. * Ability to trace signal flow, understand interrelationships of circuits, interpret waveforms and voltages. * Working knowledge of aircraft communications/navigation and instrument systems. * Ability to interpret schematic diagrams, engineering drawings and charts of assigned systems. * Excellent soldering and harness/wiring skills, PC board, surface mount and crimping experience. * Working knowledge of all standard test equipment and maintenance procedures. * Working knowledge of technical orders and maintenance forms. * Must be able to obtain and maintain a flight line driver's license. * Ability to read, write, speak, and understand English. * Ability to pass a Secret Security Background Check. Experience & Education * High School degree or equivalent required. * Specialized courses in electronic theory aircraft avionics, com/nav systems, or instrument systems. * Minimum of four years recent experience in the repair of aircraft avionics, com/nav, or instrument systems of assigned aircraft. Physical Requirements/Working Environment * Work Environment: o May work in Aircraft maintenance hangar or outside. o May be required to respond to a wide variety of operational circumstances, including extreme weather conditions and rudimentary infrastructure. o Must have normal color vision and depth perception. o May be exposed to extreme noise from turbine and jet engine aircraft. o May be exposed to fumes or airborne particles; may be exposed to electrical shock hazards or work near moving mechanical parts, vehicles, or aircraft. * Physical Requirements: o Must be able to walk and stand on level and/or inclined surfaces for certain periods throughout the day. o Must be able to climb stairs, ramps, ladders, and work stands. o Must be able to crouch, crawl, grasp or handle objects, use finger dexterity, bend elbow/knee and reach above/below shoulders. o May be required to lift up to 50 pounds. o Must be able to communicate by voice and detect sound by ear. Travel * None
Job: *Aviation / Support
Title: Avionics Technician (P-8)
Location: UNITED STATES-MARYLAND-PATUXENT RIVER
Requisition ID: 1702576