Avionics Installer Senior

Job Summary:

  • Leads, supports, and assists the efforts of technicians performing avionics installations.

  • Fabricates wire harnesses, installs, terminates, ring-out, and assists in functional test of avionics/electrical systems.

Job Description
Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provides work direction to technicians.

  • Ensures completion of tasks within allotted time frame.

  • Coordinates with and assists other departments to ensure on-time delivery of aircraft.

  • Installs/modifies/fabricates wiring and electrical components, fixtures, and associated equipment in accordance with blueprints, worksheets, engineering drawings.

  • Trains other team members in associated work assignments. Uses ability as a skilled specialist to contribute to the development of employees and techniques. Completes work in innovative and effective ways.

  • Assists Engineering in resolving problems and makes repairs per engineering direction.

  • Maintains required. logs and records.

  • Ensures that work accomplished meets applicable regulatory requirements and customer specifications.

  • Enforces the company FOD program, tool control program, 5-S program, and all safety regulations.

  • Checks all work, including other team members, to ensure a defect free assembly prior to final inspection.

Additional Functions:

  • Properly care for and maintain shop equipment and tools as assigned by Supervisor.

  • Coordinate shift changes in team leaders’ absence.

  • Participates in continuous improvement activities (e.g., YIAW, Kaizen events, etc.)

  • Assists and fills in for team coordinator as required.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Other Requirements:

  • Possess a working knowledge of the employer Policies and Procedures manual, Inspection Procedures manual, and pertinent Process Specifications.

  • Possess the proven ability to move to new tasks with only a minimal, short-term impact to established goal hours and schedule.

  • Strong written and verbal skills required.

  • Computer keyboard skills necessary.

  • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.

Unique Skills:

  • Experience in all wire type terminations and routing of harnesses on aircraft.

  • Catia experience preferred.


Education and Experience Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED.

  • Two (2) years of accredited schooling in aviation electronics and two (2) years related work experience; or four (4) years’ experience in an avionics/electronic career field.

  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and schematic diagrams.