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Entry Level Field Avionics Technician

General Atomics
Palmdale, CA
United States

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Company: General Atomics Aeronautical Systems
Title: Entry Level Field Avionics Technician
Job Category: Avionics/Electronics
City: Palmdale
State: California
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Hourly
Travel Percentage Required: 25% - 50%
Clearance Required?: Yes
Job Summary:
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. (GA-ASI) an affiliate of General Atomics is a world leader in proven reliable remotely piloted aircraft and tactical reconnaissance radars as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems.
We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.
We have an opening for an Entry Level Field Avionics Technician in Palmdale CA. Under close supervision this position is responsible for technical and operational support in the installation application and maintenance of unmanned aerial vehicle electronic equipment to include ground control stations ground data terminals and ground support equipment in accordance with technical specifications engineering instructions and technical orders procedures and regulations. Troubleshoots technical problems and issues and determines solutions to problems.

Duties and Responsibilities:
+ Operates UAV ground control stations and ground support equipment and all subordinate systems at operation locations.
+ Provides technical support on the installation configuration application and repair of products and systems to customers at operational locations.
+ Performs troubleshooting and repair of ground and airborne electronic equipment.
+ Repairs or replaces components based on test results system knowledge technical documents engineering instructions schematics blueprints and/or written/verbal instructions.
+ Performs installation configuration and test of computer hardware software and networked systems. Diagnoses and corrects malfunctions as required.
+ Performs routine inspections and preventative maintenance on ground and airborne systems. Maintains required records and forms in accordance with company and customer specifications.
+ Validates and verifies accuracy of technical documents and procedures.
+ Fabricates installs troubleshoots and repairs wire harnesses and assemblies. Ensures proper routing and clamping of wire harnesses and assemblies
+ May represent group with internal and external customers and other personnel.
+ The ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Security Clearance.
+ Performs other duties as assigned.
+ Responsible for observing all laws regulations and other applicable obligations wherever and whenever business is conducted on behalf of the Company.
+ Expected to work in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices.
Job Qualifications:
+ Typically requires education/formal training equivalent to the completion of a two-year technical degree or trade school equivalency. Equivalent professional experience may be substituted in lieu of education.
+ Must be able to perform a variety of non-routine tasks and demonstrate basic knowledge of avionics and electronic procedures and principles.
+ Must possess the ability to troubleshoot at the component level; basic knowledge and use of electronic test equipment hand and soldering tools voltage or amperage measuring and recording devices.
+ The ability to read and interpret blueprints drawings schematics and technical orders.
+ The ability to obtain a security clearance.
+ Must possess good analytical interpersonal verbal and written communication skills to accurately document report and assess situations and make judgments.
+ The ability to work both independently and in a team environment is essential as is the ability to work extended hours and travel as required.
General Atomics and affiliated companies is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race color religion gender pregnancy sex sexual orientation gender identity gender expression national origin age genetic information protected veteran status disability or any other basis protected by local state or federal law.Avjobs.com
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Entry Level Field Avionics Technician job at General Atomics

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