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Avionics Technician


Hillsboro Aviation, Inc.
3845 NE 30th Ave
Hillsboro, OR 97124
United States

Minimum Flight Hours Required
-1
Industry
All Other Helicopter Jobs
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
Yes
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time

Job Description
The Service Center Division
As an FAA Certified 145 Repair Station, Hillsboro Aviation supports comprehensive maintenance and avionics needs. From privately owned airplanes and helicopters to corporate fleet management, we serve private, commercial, and government interests. Our full-service location supports avionics, unscheduled and scheduled services, heavy maintenance, and AOG emergencies. Our factory-trained mechanics and avionics technicians boast an average of over 20 years of experience.

About Hillsboro Aviation
Founded in 1980, Hillsboro Aviation offers complete helicopter and airplane services comprised of five divisions: contract & charter, aircraft sales & management, service center, FBO, and parts sales. Serving domestic and international markets in the government, commercial, and private sectors, we have over 85 employees and 14 turbine aircraft. We operate out of our award-winning headquarters at the Portland-Hillsboro Airport (KHIO).

Our Vision
We believe in the power of a personal approach. We passionately purvey the notion of flight, a dream demanding creativity, persistence, resilience, and intent. We strive to foster a legacy of innovative thought, leadership, mentorship, service, and sustainability. We are dedicated to providing opportunity and growth for our team, our customers, and our community by providing extraordinary and memorable experiences in the air and on the ground.

The Position
Hillsboro Aviation's Avionics and Aircraft Maintenance operations are expanding. Hillsboro Aviation is now accepting applications for an Avionics Technician experienced with avionics installations and trouble-shooting on airplanes and helicopters. This is a key position in a growing, dynamic aviation company based in the Portland, OR area.
 
Benefits
Competitive salary
Paid vacation, sick days, and holidays
Medical, dental, and vision
401K 
 
Hillsboro Aviation’s growth and sustainability is rooted in its commitment to attracting a diverse set of talent from around the world. To that end, we encourage qualified individuals from all walks of life to apply. We are an equal opportunity employer (EEO) and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.

This job will remain open until filled. Please do not call regarding the status of your application.
Job Requirements
 Job Responsibilities
• Installation of new avionics equipment in Part 23 airplanes and Part 27 helicopters
• Troubleshooting and repair of installed avionics systems in customers owned aircraft
• Maintaining avionics systems in Hillsboro Aviation owned airplanes and helicopters
• Maintaining the avionics shop in a clean and organized manner
• Be a problem solver and constructively offer new ideas
• Adhering to FAA Part 145 Repair Station practices
• Be able to effectively communicate with other employees, and customers
• Present a positive professional attitude and appearance
• Constant variation in dealing with new technology avionics as well as legacy equipment

Qualifications/Licenses
• FCC - General Radio Telephone Operators License
• NCATT - Aircraft Electronics Technician Certification (recommended)
• Graduate from an Aviation Electronics training school or program

Required Skills/Experience
• Minimum of 3 years’ experience with avionics installations and repair of avionics systems in general aviation aircraft
• Experience with avionics system in single and multi-engine airplanes, and helicopters
• Experience with Garmin, Bendix-King, ARC, S-Tec, Avidyne, Sandel and Chelton Avionics systems
• Flexibility in work schedule
• Potential travel on short notice for limited duration

Preferred Skills/Experience
• FAA Repairman's Certificate or eligibility
• A & P License
• FAA Pilot's License
• Strong Computer Skills. Experienced with Microsoft Office and computer-aided drafting
Employer
Hillsboro Aviation, Inc.
Sarah Larson
3845 NE 30th Ave
Hillsboro OR 97124
United States