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Textron Avionics Technician - Wichita Service Center (Various Shifts) in Wichita, Kansas

Avionics Technician - Wichita Service Center (Various Shifts)

Textron Aviation has been inspiring the journey of flight for nine decades through the iconic and beloved Cessna and Beechcraft brands. We are passionate advocates of aviation, empowering people with the freedom of flight. As you join our legacy as a global leader in private aviation, you’ll have opportunities to try new fields, expand your skills and knowledge, stretch your abilities, and build your career. We provide a competitive and extensive total rewards package that includes pay and innovative benefits to support you and your family members – now and in the future, beginning day one. Your success is our success.

Description

Job Summary:

To perform the less complex tasks of functional testing, troubleshooting and repairing avionics systems on board the aircraft at a Textron Aviation Service Center. May be required to assist higher and lower grade technicians.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Performs the functional testing required to isolate a customer complaint in a particular avionics system and repairing that aircraft system in accordance with FAA procedures.

  • Based on in-flight analysis and/or evaluation of information received from the customer, diagnoses problems and takes corrective action.

  • Troubleshoots problems to defective units or wiring discrepancies.

  • Replaces defective units, repairs wiring and modifies aircraft as required.

  • As required, accompanies pilot in flight to functional test repaired systems and/or aligned systems.

  • Works from aircraft orders, wiring diagrams, oral and written instructions to perform job duties.

  • Responsible only for own work.

  • Performs other related duties as required.

Qualifications

Education:

  • Requires a high school diploma, an equivalent certificate, or a bronze level WorkKeys certification.

  • Duties require knowledge in the field of electronics and the ability to use test equipment connected with this field.

  • Two years college or technical school preferred.

Experience:

  • Requires a minimum 3 years of experience in aircraft avionics systems, troubleshooting and repair.

Working Conditions:

  • Generally good working conditions, occasionally exposed to disagreeable weather conditions.

Take your career higher at Textron Aviation:

  • Competitive starting salaries with growth potential

  • Health benefits beginning day one

  • Tuition assistance and continuing education programs

  • Paid holidays

  • Relocation assistance (terms and conditions apply)

  • Flight training courses and bonuses (terms and conditions apply)

Come feel the pride!

This role is eligible for a $4,000 (pre-tax) sign-on bonus. Terms & conditions apply. The Company reserves the right to amend or suspend this program at any time.

Kansas Tax Credit:

Join Textron Aviation’s Kansas team and you may be eligible for a $5,000 state of Kansas Aviation tax credit for up to five years. Visit https://www.aircapitaloftheworld.com/taxcredits for more information on the tax credit.

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Recruiting Company: Textron Aviation
Primary Location: US-Kansas-Wichita
Job Function: Product Support
Schedule: Full-time
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Second Shift
Travel: No
Job Posting: 04/01/2024, 4:23:25 PM
Job Number: 322563

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