- 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.
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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.