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Avionics Technician

Wichita, Kansas Contract Job ID: 2210151005
Estimated Duration: 6 months


PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking an Avionics Technician in Wichita, KS.

To install, adjust, functional test, troubleshoot and repair avionics systems on board the aircraft.

I. Performs the functional testing required to isolate a customer complaint in a particular avionics system and repairing that aircraft system in accordance with FAA procedures.
A. Based on in-flight analysis and/or evaluation of information received from the customer, diagnoses problems and takes corrective action.
B. Troubleshoots problems on defective units or wiring discrepancies.
C. Replaces defective units, repairs wiring and modifies. Works from customer schematics, blueprints and service bulletins.
D. Responsible for final testing of avionics equipment and signing off customer discrepancy sheets.
E. Ensures all transmitting and receiving equipment (includes pulse equipment) complies with all applicable FCC rules and regulations.
F. Installs modifications on the aircraft, including wiring build-up and aircraft installations.
II. As required, accompanies pilot in flight to functional test repaired systems and/or align systems.
III. Guides and instructs one or two lower classification employees in performing avionics related maintenance, troubleshooting, repair and modification.
IV. Responsible for continually updating knowledge and staying current on latest avionics developments and equipment to maintain current status of all FCC and FAA repair station licenses.
V. Performs related duties as required.
  • Duties require more than 3 years experience in aircraft avionics systems, troubleshooting and repair.
  • The skillset needed is the Avionics Troubleshooters – these individuals have the skills capable of analyzing faults in avionics platforms and bringing about resolutions
Duties require a broad knowledge of electronics and ability to use all test equipment connected with this field. Must have knowledge of the operation of avionics systems including communication, navigation, auto-pilot, flight director and pulse equipment including DME, transponder and weather radar. Equivalent to 4 years high school plus a level of training equal to 2 years college or technical school.

Generally good working conditions, occasionally exposed to disagreeable weather condition
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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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PDS Tech, Inc. is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with physical and mental disabilities.
If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please click here or call 1-800-270-4737 to contact us. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.

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PDS Tech, Inc. will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay. Please see the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision for more information.

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