PAE, Inc F/A-18 Electronics Technician II-1 in Ridgecrest, California

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F/A-18 Electronics Technician II-1



The Avionics Technician II performs scheduled/unscheduled aircraft/essential flight line service maintenance actions as directed, to accomplish Flight Schedule. The Aircraft Electronics Technician II shall be experienced in maintaining H-60 aircraft electrical generators, load banks, starters, relays, batteries, actuators, circuit breakers, switches, weapons release and control checks, aircraft communications and navigation system and aircraft instruments. Also, the candidate shall be knowledgeable in automatic flight control stabilization systems, weapons integration systems and fuel quantity systems. Maintains, repairs, troubleshoots, modifies and installs various types of electronic transmitting and receiving equipment. Applies basic and some advanced technical knowledge of electronics principles in determining equipment malfunctions, and applies skill in restoring equipment operation, evaluates performance and reliability of prototype or production mode, and recommends changes in circuitry or installation specifications to simplify assembly and maintenance. This technician works under immediate supervision and receives technical guidance, as required, from supervisor or higher level technician. Performs miscellaneous duties to service aircraft systems.


Must have completed Navy Class A school for Aviation Electricians or 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 60 months USN/USMC/USCG Organizational Level Aircraft Avionics/Electrician experience. Minimum 36 months F/A-18 Organizational Level Avionics/Electrician 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. 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. Experience as F/A-18 Plane Captain, CDI, Engine Operator desired.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. PAE’s 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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PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a workforce of approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), should you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a currently open position with PAE, please call Recruiting at (703) 656-6064 or email with "Disability Assistance" in the subject line.