The designee will be qualified to perform complex diagnosis repairs and modifications to aviation ground electronics systems and various other equipment. The designee performs required periodic maintenance, troubleshoot, repair, install, and test equipment as required. The technician will setup, maintain, and store airfield systems or deep-field camp systems that support aviation operations and weather observing. This position is customer oriented.
Installs, operates, maintains, repairs and modifies equipment. Performs a variety of maintenance and technical support on products such as equipment, integrated systems and subsystems, and software at customer and/or field locations. Analyzes and evaluates products and related performance. Troubleshoots and diagnoses malfunctions to eliminate problem in minimum time. Installs, upgrades and removes products ensuring coordinative engineering field change. Maintains effective customer communications and relations. May provide onsite training of customer support personnel.
The designee shall maintain systems are such as MARK IVB, NEXION, Terminal Advisory System (TAS), UPX-37, CM-200, CM-300, GRC-171 & 211, GRR-23/24, PCAS, GRT-21/22, ETVS, Liberty Star, PL-2000DT, PRC-117, RT-1319, TRC-176, URC-200, ATIS, DVRS, TTRS.
Education: High School diploma or GED with prior experience and/or BS degree and 2 - 4 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with less than 2 years of prior relevant experience. Formal electronics training from: Technical School, or Class A or B military school in electronics or communications, or four (4) year electronics apprentice program. Formal electronics training, to include: Installation Tasks, Soldering, Cable Dressing, Cable Tray, Conduit, and Making/Repairing Connectors.
Experience: Minimum IAT Level II Certification; IP fundamentals; familiarity with deployable communications systems. Eight (8) years of practical experience, to include: Electronics Repair, Maintenance, Installation and Checkout. Two (2) years of experience, to include: supervision, and shop practices. Three (3) years of practical experience, to include: electronics repair and installation, and six (6) years of experience with the ATC communication systems/equipment. Note: Experience may be concurrent.
Other: Tower Safety Climber certification will be required.