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- Clovis, New Mexico
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Experienced Avionics Technician job at General Atomics Aeronautical Systems in Clovis NM
Description, duties, responsibilities
General Atomics Systems Integration LLC (GA-SI) an affiliate of General Atomics is a provider of military and commercial engineering services. GA-SI is a leading-edge expert in systems integration technologies reliability improvements and controls system design.We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Avionics Technician for our Aero Services division supporting projects in Clovis NM. This is a non-deployable role.DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:Performs repairs testing and operation of UAS GCS and various associated ground support electronic equipment at assigned facilities which will require long periods of standing walking bending and lifting up to 50 lbs.Assists in troubleshooting component removal and replacement testing and documentation following schematics layout diagrams and work instructions in accordance with customer regulations.Participates in GCS power up ground checks maintenance aircraft recovery status debriefing repair and documentation of repairs and status.Supports maintenance repairs and installation of various types of electronic equipment and related devices such as electronic transmitting and receiving equipment micro and mainframe computers and industrial measuring controlling and calibration devices.Performs basic configuration monitoring troubleshooting analysis and repair of databases switches networks video systems and long-haul communicationsSupports installation and upgrading operating system application softwares in multi user client/server environments.Liaisons with deployment team leaders supply personnel A mechanics pilots and internal and external customers.Performs other duties as assigned or required.We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.Typically requires education/training equivalent to the completion of a two-year technical degree or trade school equivalency as well as five or more years experience in aviation or electronics.Equivalent professional experience may be substituted in lieu of education.Must be able to perform a variety of non-routine tasks and demonstrate considerable knowledge of avionics and electronic procedures and principles.Must possess: (1) the ability to troubleshoot at the component level; (2) considerable knowledge and use of electronic test equipment hand and soldering tools voltage or amperage measuring and recording devices; (3) the ability to read and interpret blueprints drawings schematics and technical orders; (4) the ability to obtain a security clearance; and (5) strong 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.Experience handling HAZMAT AES IATA and COMSEC material is desirable.Ability to pass a Deployment Medical Examination.Must possess an active DOD Top Secret Clearance.
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