Responsible to fabricate, assemble, install and terminate avionics and medical systems wiring harnesses for aircraft completions. Perform continuity and power and ground checks for post installation wiring accuracy. Perform configurations and calibration of avionics and medical equipment. Perform post installation system operational checks.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities include the following:
• Fabricate, assemble, repair, install, modify, test, operate, and troubleshoot aircraft installed avionics and electrical systems, modules and components
• Mark wires. Assemble, lays-up, terminate (crimp and solder) and test wire harnesses to engineering schematic specifications
• Fabricate avionics, electrical, and medical wiring systems to engineering schematic specifications
• Check drawings, job cards and parts kits for accuracy and applicability for assigned tasks and advises lead and/or supervisor of deficiencies
• Perform electrical continuity checks, operational tests, and acceptance test procedures per engineering and manufacturer’s instructions on installed avionics and electrical systems, modules and components
• Troubleshoot, repair, and modify aircraft electrical, avionics, and medical systems per manufacturer’s instructions, engineering schematics and accepted industry practices
• Perform FAA and repair station administration - Documents maintenance and installation activities changes in work orders, FAA Form 337's, aircraft weight and balance sheets, equipment lists, log books, etc.
• Record work progress, certifications, completion and testing on various production documents per ISO standards and established company
• Perform activities related to fabricating, assembly, repair, modification, testing, operating and troubleshooting of avionics/electrical modules, components, and wire harnesses
• Perform activities related to assist in avionics, electrical and medical systems design activities
• Assist with planning of installations, repairs, and modifications
• Assist with planning and documenting in-flight testing, certification, and troubleshooting procedures
• Maintain aircraft, work area, and hangar cleanliness
• Other Duties as assigned.
Additional Job Requirements
• Regular scheduled attendance
• Indicate the percentage of time spent traveling: 1%
Subject to applicable laws and Air Method’s policies, regular attendance is an essential function of the position. All employees must follow Air Methods’ employment practices and policies.
This position has no supervisory responsibilities.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. In accordance with applicable laws, Air Methods will provide reasonable accommodations that do not create an undue burden so disabled employees may perform the essential functions of the position.
Education & Experience
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and three to five years’ related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
• Associate’s degree (A.A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school preferred.
• Five years of avionics experience or four years military avionics experience, to include routing of wiring harness and terminate wiring and coaxial cable.
• Applicant must meet the requirements of FAR 65.101 except for the recommendation by the employer.
• Formal Electronics/Avionics Training.
• Formal soldering training or demonstrates acceptable performance.
• Basic understanding of FAA certification processes.
• Ability to multi-task efficiently, works in a fast paced environment on multiple projects, and has a strong attention for detail
• Ability to manage several projects concurrently
• Strong interpersonal skills and a high degree of collaboration at all levels
• Ability to be a team player with a professional attitude
• Proficient with Microsoft Suite, including Word, Excel, and Outlook
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
• FCC license preferred
• FAA A&P or meet requirements to obtain a FAA repairman certificated preferred
Air Methods is an EEO/AA employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.