Simulator Technician Jobs in Ypsilanti – Michigan – USA at LaunchTWS

Title: Simulator Technician

Company: LaunchTWS

Location: Ypsilanti – Michigan – USA

Type: Full Time

Category: Maintenance/Cleaning, Airport/Airline

Flight Simulator Technician

LAUNCH Technical Workforce Solutions is seeking a Flight Simulator Technician for an opportunity in Ypsilanti, Michigan.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

Provide maintenance for Flight Simulator equipment, ensuring maximum availability to support the company’s operational training requirements.

Perform daily pre-training checks to prepare simulator for training

Perform scheduled preventive maintenance on simulator equipment including checks, calibrations, testing, and reporting

Perform visual display system maintenance

In brief and out brief training crews on simulator status and discrepancies

Document and address any discrepancies reported during training

Review outstanding discrepancies and correct them with the appropriate action.

Troubleshoot a wide variety of simulation systems utilizing appropriate test equipment, diagnostic tools, and technical data

Repair and occasionally modify simulator systems/sub-systems.

Perform simulator systems updates or modifications to keep current with aircraft

Properly document all maintenance actions (including changes) made to the simulator Systems/sub-systems

Perform assigned tasks in a professional manner while working under tight time constraints and minimum supervision

Interpret electronic, electrical, hydraulic, and mechanical drawings.

Research and acement parts as required.

May include circuit board and simulated instrument repair

Clean training device, computer room, hydraulic room, and surrounding areas as required

Perform assigned tasks in a professional manner while working under tight time constraints and minimum supervision

Adhere to company and department procedures while performing duties

Work rotating shifts to provide 24/7 coverage

May include occasional travel.

Qualificationsand requirements:

Electronic technical degree s of electronics/avionics experience, preferably in a flight simulator environment.

Ability to read, write and understand spoken and written English.

Ability towrite routine reports and correspondence.

Ability to give verbal and written direction to assigned staff.

Ability to interpret electronic, electrical, hydraulic and mechanical drawings.

Strong troubleshooting skills and in depth knowledge of electronic testing equipment

Proficiency in repairing circuit boards and simulated instruments is an asset

Must have good communications skills

Ability to work well with others as part of a team

Able to provide technical information to others by preparing written technical reports and correspondence in a clear and concise manner

Self starter, performs duties with a sense of urgency but with attention to detail

PC Computer literate. Familiar with Unix based operating systems and Fortran an asset.

Must be willing to perform other functions and duties as assigned by managers and supervisors.

Must be willing to work any shift.

Must be willing to work overtime (as requested).

Must have reliable transportation to and from the job site.

Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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