RF3603:Avionics Technician A

2018-06-14
Lockheed Martin (www.lockheedmartin.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee   contract


Edwards Air Force Base
California
United States

? Responsible for F-16/F-22 Flight Test avionics/electrical maintenance efforts at Edwards AFB, California.
? Performs the operational check-out of avionics/electrical systems prior to or after installation on F-16/F-22 aircraft; the alignment, testing, modification, and diagnosis, and correction of causes of trouble in such systems; and the construction, modification, calibration, and testing of electronic testing equipment on F-16/F-22 aircraft.
? Must be able to make complete operational test of avionics/electronics equipment and test equipment including major troubleshooting.
? Will use electrical and electronics mechanics hand, electric, or pneumatic tools or soldering irons, electrical and electronic testing equipment such as ohmmeters, ammeters, oscilloscopes, all types of microwave testing equipment, etc.
? Is responsible for complete operational check-out of at least one major production, prototype, new or modified electronic system prior to or after installation on the airplane.
? Diagnoses malfunctioning and performs rework, repair, adjustment, replacement of parts indicated as necessary by results of the checks through use of volt ohmmeters, oscilloscopes, audio oscillators, frequency and power measuring equipment, pulse generators, and other special electronic test equipment, being guided by equipment instruction books, functional test specifications, and check sheets and/or verbal or written information furnished by Engineering.
? Performs such work operations as repair or the replacement of components such as tubes, relays, resistors, condensers, coils, transformers, and other items used in electronic circuits.
? Modifies electronic equipment, test benches, and test equipment as required by customer specifications by performing such operations as adding, relocating, removing, or altering plugs, wires, relays, resistors, capacitors, and other items used in electronic circuits.
? Performs bench checks and calibration of complex electronic test equipment following applicable specifications, check sheets, instruction books, and/or verbal or written engineering information. Ascertains the cause of it to an operative condition.
? Constructs electronic circuit mock-ups, special test equipment or testing aids, using detailed schematic diagrams and other furnished engineering information, furnishing details lacking.
? Must be able to understand and apply electronic shop theory, practices, and procedures.
o To understand and apply technical knowledge in the field of electronics to solve complex problems.
o To understand complex electronic circuit diagrams, specifications, and blueprints. To use shop handbooks. To use algebra, geometry, and trigonometry.
o To develop charts, diagrams, procedures, and work sequences involved in the modification, check out, and development of electronic systems.
o To have knowledge of and use basic electronic test equipment.
o To understand and use complex circuit diagrams, prints and specifications.

Basic Qualifications
? Military fighter aircraft Avionics, F-16/F-22 or fifth generation in addition to live aircraft flight line experience.
? Ability to read complex drawings, schematics and diagrams.
? May perform mockup, fabrication, and installation operations of electronic equipment, harnesses, brackets, etc., on new, developmental, or experimental electronic systems, working from written or verbal instructions, furnishing information lacking.
? Performs wiring, drilling, riveting, clean-up, tying, securing, and installing operations incidental to or in connection with the primary work operations described above.
? Modifies electronic equipment, test benches, and test equipment as required by customer specifications by performing such operations as adding, relocating, removing, or altering plugs, wires, relays, resistors, capacitors, and other items used in electronic circuits.

Desired skills
? Recent experience equivalent to a Military Organizational Avionics Technicians Journeyman (or better) on tactical aircraft.
? Fiber optic experience highly desired.
? Must be able to work any shift.
? Weight restriction: Able to Lift/push/pull/carry a minimum of 25 lbs.
? Body positioning: Able to twist/bend (neck or waist) and stoop. Able to work in awkward positions as required. Able to squat/kneel/crawl/reach as required.
? Experience with operational test of electronics and test equipment including major troubleshooting.
? Must have experience using electrical, radio, and radar testing equipment and instruments.
? Experience using complex circuit diagrams, prints and specifications.

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Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job Location(s): Edwards Air Force Base California

 

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