PDS Tech, Inc.
Service Center Technician - Sr 2
PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Service Center Technician Sr 2 in Federal Way, WA.
A leading supplier of state of the art avionics systems for both commercial and military applications has an opening for an Avionics Service Center Technician. The qualified candidate will be repairing avionics equipment (circuit card and component level) in one or more area of the following technologies - COM/NAV, Surveillance, Autopilot, and Multifunction Displays.
Set up and operate precision test equipment for alignment, troubleshooting and testing of electronic equipment and systems. Possess a working knowledge of standard test equipment, oscilloscopes, ohmmeters, signal generators, spectrum analyzers etc., as well as a working knowledge of custom made test equipment including automatic test equipment.
Have a basic understanding of advanced test equipment functions. Reprogram replacement equipment, determines possible failures.
Be proficient in through-hole soldering techniques.
Have a working knowledge of various avionics systems, basic electronics theories and associated circuitry and components.
Align and adjust advanced electrical components on units being tested to ensure proper functioning of electrical circuits, utilizing established test procedures.
Analyze circuitry and physically check wiring and operation of various electronic parts, units, and system components necessary to locate malfunction causes found during testing of components, equipment or systems.
Performs difficult electrical/mechanical repair operations consisting of disassembly and assembly of units. Determine requirements and install modifications as set forth by Service Bulletin or other authorized documentation.
Properly prioritize time to meet production needs as assigned by senior technicians, leads and management.
Follows all applicable Federal and State laws and regulations applicable to Service Center Operations. Maintain adequate and current knowledge of applicable FAR/EASA regulations as well as legal and contractual obligations.
Follow safety requirements and performs duties in accordance with all safety procedures. Participates in facility safety program.
May be required to perform related duties as assigned.
Accept training as needed to work other areas of the shop as workloads demands.
Access advanced test equipment functions. Reprogram replacement equipment, determines possible failures.
Minimum 3 years of avionics component repair experience, desire/preference for experienced RF/Digital technician.
Minimum HS DIPLOMA/GED required
Associates Degree or equivalent Military/Trade School. Military experience and/or FCC License a plus
Repair experience in one or more of the following technologies is highly desired – COM/NAV, Surveillance, Autopilot, and Multifunction Displays.
DOT Drug and Background check
US Citizen or Permanent Resident.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.
PDS Tech, Inc.
Website : http://www.pdstech.com
PDS Tech, Inc. is an award winning specialty recruiting firm supplying temporary staff and project support to the Fortune 500. Founded in 1977 by an aerospace engineer, PDS Tech has its roots in aerospace and defense engineering and IT staffing and project support and counts among its customers the finest companies in those industries. Over the years, PDS Tech has grown and diversified and now ranks in the top 30 staffing companies in the U.S. and is the 4th largest engineering staffing firm. PDS Tech has a reputation with its 10,000 plus contract employees for providing the most superior employment experience in the industry, including world class benefits and paperless employment solutions. Our on-line job search function makes it easy to browse and apply for the perfect contract position. PDS provides temporary staff, temp-to-hire candidates, CAD/CAM engineers, IT pros, and on-site and vendor managers to these industries: Aerospace Energy Automotive Government Civil/Architectural Medical, Defense/Military Software Electronics Telecommunications Financial Services If you're a customer facing a peak workload, if you need specific expertise for a specific period of time, if you want to let someone else handle payroll, workers comp, taxes, health benefits and 401Ks for contract employees, if you you're ready to save time and money where staffing is concerned, your simple solution is PDS. Our contractors can take advantage of customized comprehensive and flexible benefit programs. We offer them weekly payroll, direct deposit, medical and life insurance, paid holidays, open 401k enrollment, and completion bonuses. If you want more from contractual employment, you owe it to yourself to check out PDS.