Occupation Profile for Avionics Technicians

Install, inspect, test, adjust, or repair avionics equipment, such as radar, radio, navigation, and missile control systems in aircraft or space vehicles.

 
 
 

 
Knowledge
  • Mathematics — Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications.
  • Engineering and Technology — Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services.
  • Sales and Marketing — Knowledge of principles and methods for showing, promoting, and selling products or services. This includes marketing strategy and tactics, product demonstration, sales techniques, and sales control systems.
  • Medicine and Dentistry — Knowledge of the information and techniques needed to diagnose and treat human injuries, diseases, and deformities. This includes symptoms, treatment alternatives, drug properties and interactions, and preventive health-care measures.
  • Physics — Knowledge and prediction of physical principles, laws, their interrelationships, and applications to understanding fluid, material, and atmospheric dynamics, and mechanical, electrical, atomic and sub- atomic structures and processes.
Skills
  • Equipment Maintenance — Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
  • Coordination — Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions.
  • Active Learning — Understanding the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making.
  • Writing — Communicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience.
  • Troubleshooting — Determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.
Abilities
  • Near Vision — The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
  • Stamina — The ability to exert yourself physically over long periods of time without getting winded or out of breath.
  • Explosive Strength — The ability to use short bursts of muscle force to propel oneself (as in jumping or sprinting), or to throw an object.
  • Oral Comprehension — The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
  • Hearing Sensitivity — The ability to detect or tell the differences between sounds that vary in pitch and loudness.
Tasks
  • Supplemental — Assemble prototypes or models of circuits, instruments, and systems for use in testing.
  • Core — Set up and operate ground support and test equipment to perform functional flight tests of electrical and electronic systems.
  • Supplemental — Operate computer-aided drafting and design applications to design avionics system modifications.
  • Core — Test and troubleshoot instruments, components, and assemblies, using circuit testers, oscilloscopes, or voltmeters.
  • Core — Keep records of maintenance and repair work.
Activities
  • Monitoring and Controlling Resources — Monitoring and controlling resources and overseeing the spending of money.
  • Guiding, Directing, and Motivating Subordinates — Providing guidance and direction to subordinates, including setting performance standards and monitoring performance.
  • Assisting and Caring for Others — Providing personal assistance, medical attention, emotional support, or other personal care to others such as coworkers, customers, or patients.
  • Repairing and Maintaining Electronic Equipment — Servicing, repairing, calibrating, regulating, fine-tuning, or testing machines, devices, and equipment that operate primarily on the basis of electrical or electronic (not mechanical) principles.
  • Getting Information — Observing, receiving, and otherwise obtaining information from all relevant sources.
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244 Avionics Technician Jobs Found


Aerotek is looking for experience Avionics Technicians with a strong background in modifications for a long term position in Oklahoma City. Candida...
Aerotek - Oklahoma City - posted 12 days ago
JOB DESCRIPTION Position: Avionics Technician Pay Rate : $30/Hr. ($14 tax $16 PD)/ & $36/Hr. OT (per diem for eligible candidates only) Duration/Ty...
Aerotek - Hagerstown - posted 13 days ago
Under close supervision, this position is responsible for fabricating, modifying, installing, troubleshooting, repairing, and maintaining ground, a...
Aerotek - Palmdale - posted 5 days ago
Job Summary Our client is looking for Avionics Technicians to revamp their Avionics Team and also prepare for more work being brought on by the ADS...
Aerotek - Des Moines - posted 9 days ago
Aerotek is currently recruiting for a local client looking for avionics technicians with experience the following:wiring installations, fabricating...
Aerotek - Oklahoma City - posted 13 days ago
5 years experience on maintenance as well as some install experience is a must. DOES NEED TROUBLESHOOTING EXPERIENCE. They will need to have experi...
Aerotek - Burbank - posted 6 days ago
A helicopter repair station in Philadelphia, PA is looking to hire an "Avionics Technician" for a contract opportunity. 4-6 month contract opportun...
Aerotek - Philadelphia - posted 2 days ago
A company with a location in the Palmdale, CA area (near Edwards Air Force Base) is seeking qualified avionics technicians, aircraft electricians a...
Aerotek - Palmdale - posted 3 days ago
The avionics technicians, aircraft electricians and aircraft electronics technician will be performing testing, troubleshooting and repair duties o...
Aerotek - Palmdale - posted 16 days ago
Position is located in Palmdale, CA (near Edwards Air Force Base) we are seeking qualified avionics technicians, aircraft electricians and aircraft...
Aerotek - Palmdale - posted 20 days ago

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