Overview

F-16 Avionics Technician Job at Avionics Test and Analysis Corporation – 4.5 in Eglin Village, FL

JOB SUMMARY – ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/DUTIES

  • 5+ years’ experience repairing, replacing, troubleshooting, understanding, and inspecting Air Force F-16 aircraft avionics systems to include, but not limited to, communication, RADAR, navigation, flight controls, fuel/hydraulic/oil indication, and defense systems
  • Thorough understanding of common maintenance practices and tool use/control
  • Ability to use test equipment to test or troubleshoot aircraft avionics systems
  • Functional test, troubleshoot, and/or repair avionics systems
  • Diagnose problems and takes corrective action
  • Ability to perform in-depth wire repairs on or off aircraft to include soldering, crimping, splicing, protecting, and assembling connectors and wire harnesses
  • Ability to use software loading equipment
  • Complete understanding ability to interpret Air Force Technical Order system, Air Force Instructions, Time Compliance Technical Order, electrical and avionics schematic/wire diagrams
  • In-depth knowledge of Air Force maintenance documentation procedures to include AFTO Form 781 series forms and Integrated Maintenance Data System
  • Thorough knowledge of safety and operating procedures for power-on aircraft.
  • Thorough knowledge of flight-line and in-shop ground safety, foreign object prevention, Personal Protective Equipment and HAZMAT processes/procedures
  • Thorough knowledge of ground support equipment use
  • Ability to clearly communicate status updates, task needs, and constraints to team leaders
  • Ability to implement and follow time management techniques to properly complete tasks
  • Ability to track and remain current on all training requirements
  • Ability to train team member on F-16 avionics tasks

OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES

Each employee must read, understand, and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality, and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures, and policies pertaining to their job. Mission essential functions and other duties may be assigned as required. Employee must be able to travel on the rare occasion the need arises.

WORKING CONDITIONS

Use hands to grasp, handle, and/or feel, reach with hands and arms, talk, and hear. Frequently stand, walk, stoop, kneel, squat, crawl, twist, and work on or in the aircraft. Frequently lift and/or push or pull up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or push or pull up to 50 pounds. Occasionally sit, climb, and balance. Constant use of sight abilities while reviewing technical data, drawings, and documents. Constant use of speech/hearing abilities for communication, and constant mental alertness.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $36.41 – $38.46 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

COVID-19 considerations:
All federal and state mandates are followed along with any specific base requirements.

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Experience:

  • F-16 avionics: 5 years (Required)

Security clearance:

Willingness to travel:

Work Location: One location

About the Company

Company: Avionics Test and Analysis Corporation – 4.5

Company Location:  Eglin Village, FL

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