West Star Aviation, Inc. Avionics Repair Technician in Grand Junction, Colorado

ESSENTIALFUNCTIONS-Attendance.-Perform general avionics support items onaircraft. This shall include, butnot belimited to items such as removal and installation of panels andcomponents andrepair work.-Troubleshooting and evaluation of systemson the aircraft when designated.-Inspection and evaluation of the aircraftand components when designated.-Maintenance and repair of shop facility,equipment and tooling to supportoperations.-Work independently on projects and leadmultiple projects as assigned.Schedule and work quality are essential in these functions.-Work with customer in project management,pricing and customer support roles.-Must be willing to work overtime andalternate shifts as required-Must be willing to work as part of the "OnCall" rotation team-Any other job-related duties as assignedby supervisor or management.JOB SPECIFICATIONSEducationHigh school diploma or equivalent.Electrical tech school.Avionics specific training preferred.Experience5 - 10 years prior avionics experience.3 years turbine aircraft experience.FAA paperwork, work order andbilling process experience.InitiativeSelf-motivated and able to maintain arapid pace.Able to process work withminimum supervision.Ability to lead and provideincentive to other team members.Able to deal directly withcustomer, including with areas of conflict.ResponsibilityMust perform all work in accordance with FederalAviation Administrationguidelines.Follow all company and safetyrules during performance of duties.Maintain customer oriented work habits.Direct the work and flow ofmultiple projects.Complete all work orders, FAApaperwork, logbook entries and billing items.ContactsOther technicians in avionics or other departments.Team Leader of other teamsassigned to project, Avionics Repair AssistantManager.Company sales representatives.Customers or outside vendors.Physical RequirementsAble to lift as least 50 lbs.Routine walking, bending and squatting or sitting.Routine or repetitive physical motion with arms and hands.Basic personal computer operation.Mental RequirementsUnderstanding andimplementation of regulations and guidelines.Ability to troubleshoot orevaluate system operation.Ability to work with others ina professional manner.Ability to coordinate project.SupervisionWill directly supervise technicians.Work with minimal supervisionfrom Avionics Repair Assistant Manager.Work with other Team Leaders onmultiple projects in a cooperative manner.Working ConditionsThe majority of work will be accomplished in a heated hangar.Work outside during aircraftruns will occur.Varied positions in and aroundthe aircraft.Equipment UsedPersonal hand tools supplied by the technician.Various electrical equipment.Jacks, stands, lifts and othersupport devices.Tugs, power carts and otherengine powered equipment.Personal computer and workorder prints.