The designee shall be qualified to install, sustain, troubleshoot, and repair standard airfield systems and equipment platforms to include: weather; meteorological and navigational aid systems.
Resolves installation, repair, and modification problems associated with NAVAIDS equipment. Employs line-of-sight and tropospheric scatter techniques. Conducts tests to restore and maintain systems. Uses layout drawings, schematics, and pictorial diagrams to solve maintenance problems and ensure equipment is properly positioned. Analyzes construction and operating characteristics of equipment to determine source of malfunction. Performs intricate alignment and calibration procedures to ensure maximum operating efficiency.
Reviews and ensures compliance with maintenance management publications and procedures.
Enforces safety standards for system maintenance activities. Checks installed and repaired components for compliance with technical publications. Maintains inspection and maintenance records. Posts entries on maintenance and inspection records. Records meter readings and other pertinent data in equipment logs. Completes maintenance data collection forms. Requisitions, accounts for, and turns in supplies and material.
The designee shall maintain systems are such as DME, ILS, MMLS, MPN-23, UPS, RCSU-2238, TACAN, TRN-44, VOR, MARK IVB, RSI/RCI or equivalent monitoring equipment, FMQ-19, FMQ-23.
Education: High School diploma or GED. Relevant Associate's degree preferred. Formal electronics training such as: military technical training school, vocational college, and/or a four (4) year electronics apprentice program with experience in electronics equipment the technician will maintain.
Minimum IAT Level II certification; IP fundamentals. 4 years of practical experience with equipment the technician will maintain and oversee.
Recent NAVAIDS experience highly desired.