Avionics Technician II

Company Name:
PDS Technical Services
Title: Avionics Technician II
Location: DE-New Castle
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PDS is seeking an Avionics Technician II for an open position in New Castle, DE.
In your role, you will:
Troubleshoot, repair and maintain components used for aircraft navigation and radio communications, weather radar systems, and other instruments and computers that control flight, and other primary functions. Because of the increasing use of technology, more time is spent repairing electronic systems, such as computerized controls.
Strongly preferred possess Radiotelephone License issued by Federal Communications Commission. May accompany flight crew to perform in-flight adjustments and to determine and record required post repair work. May sign overhaul documents for equipment replaced or repaired. May operate ground station for air-to-station check of radar or other equipment.
Assemble components, such as switches, electrical controls, and junction boxes, using hand tools and soldering iron.
Connect components to assemblies, such as radio systems, instruments, inverters using hand tools and soldering iron.
Lay out installation of assemblies and systems in aircraft, according to blueprints and wiring diagrams, using scribe, scale, and protractor.
Setup and operate ground support and test equipment to perform functional flight test of electrical and electronic systems.
Fabricate parts and test aids as required.
Interpret flight test data to diagnose malfunctions and systemic performance problems. Installs electrical and electronic components, assemblies, and systems in aircraft, using hand tools, power tools and soldering iron.
Adjust, repair, or replace malfunctioning components or assemblies, using hand tools and soldering iron.
Coordinate work with engineers, technicians, and other aircraft maintenance personnel.
Keep records of maintenance and repair work.
Perform varied additional duties as assigned.
As our ideal candidate, you will meet the following requirements:
Must be objective, specific, measurable, and relevant to the position.
Knowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming.
Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services.
Knowledge of machines and tools, including their design, uses, repair, and maintenance.
Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and model.
Skilled in determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.
Skilled in controlling operations of equipment or systems.
Skilled in installing equipment, machines, wiring, or programs to meet specifications.
Skilled in conducting tests and inspections of products, services, or processes to evaluate quality or performance.
Skilled in repairing systems using the needed tools.
Skilled in performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
Must have the ability to see details at close range.
Must have the ability to make precisely coordinated movements of the fingers of one or both hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble very small objects.
Other Considerations:
Avionics Tech II - Six (6) years of work related experience.
FCC Repairman's certificate preferred.
Demonstrated proficiency in all test equipment and complex avionics systems.
Proficiency on at least 2 aircraft models supported at location.
PDS Tech, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer -Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veteran (EOE M/F/D/V)
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
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. For more information about PDS, please check our website,
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This position may require you to submit to and pass a drug test and/or background check. If this is a hands-on position, you may also be required to pass a safety and productivity examination. PDS Tech, Inc. will comply with all applicable federal and state laws governing the use of such background checks and drug tests.Installation / Maintenance / Repair

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