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Flight Simulator Technician

Miami, Florida Contract Job ID: 1910106579
Estimated Duration: 4 months


PDS Tech Inc. is seeking a Flight Simulator Technican, in Miami, FL.

Position Summary: 

Support Simulator Technician in such operations as troubleshooting, repairing, servicing, overhauling, adjusting, calibration, testing, inspecting, installing, documenting, and modifying of the aircraft Flight Simulator Training Devices (FSTD), flight training device procedure trainers (APT) and Cabin Training Devices (CTD) to ensure continuous operation targets are met and required qualifications maintained. 

Primary Responsibilities:


Will support the Flight Simulator technician execute all of the following: (80%)

  • Perform timely pre-flights, corrective and preventive maintenance, calibration, testing including QTGsupport and inspections on Flight Simulator Training Devices (FSTD) and Cabin Training Devices (CTD) in accordance with applicable technical manuals, procedures, quality and reliability standards, and company directives to a level commensurate with aviation authority's qualification standards (FAA, EASA and other AA authorities) and company's reliability targets.
  • Perform installation and testing of new, modified, and repaired equipment.
  • Monitor equipment performance and interface with ATC customers and instructors to provide courteous service, support and obtain feedback regarding equipment performance with the objective of improving the operation, early detection of malfunctions and reliability.
  • Effectively monitor and communicate the status of all equipment currently in operation, undergoing maintenance, repair, and/or modification, using all Airbus specific Maintenance reporting tools.
  • Accomplish appropriate documentation of all maintenance actions in appropriate records, daily communication including email, documents, inventory database, and work history logbooks. Provide equipment status reports as required and requested.
  • Contribute to the success of company and departmental objectives.
  • Ensure FSTD training devices are ready for training at scheduled times with the correct software and hardware configurations.
  • Works in a 24/7 maintenance operations environment, answers customer service calls, AOG events and routine maintenance assignments. Assures customers receive outstanding and timely service.
  • Additional Responsibilities: (20%)

  • May be required to perform or assist vendors in performing software and hardware modifications and testing in accordance with applicable technical manuals, vendor documentation, engineering orders, established procedures and directives.
  • Conduct routine inventory of spare parts, and initiate requisitions for replacement components, spare parts, tools, supplies, test/support equipment.
  • May directly interface with Airbus airline training customers to resolve

Qualified Experience / Skills / Training:


Education: Must have one or more of the following

  • AS/BS Degree in Electronics, Computer science, engineering or similar technical discipline.
  • 2 Year Vocational Technical Education certificate in Electronics, Computer science, engineering or similar technical discipline
  • 2 Years Military experience and training related to Electronics, Computer science, engineering or similar technical discipline.


  • FSTD OEM training and Certificates Preferred
  • A+ Certificate Computer Maintenance Preferred
  • Computer security and programming related certificate(s) (Microsoft) Preferred


Communication Skills (Spoken, Written, Influencing, Proficiency in Other Languages):

  • English

Technical Systems Proficiency:

  • Flight Training or Commercial jet Aircraft systems preventive and corrective maintenance repair



Travel Required:

  • 0% Domestic and International


  • Must be authorized to work in the US

Organizational information:

Reports to the Manager FSTD Operations

More Details

PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly payroll
  • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
  • Completion Bonuses
  • Training
  • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position

PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, please visit www.pdstech.com

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