RPA Avionics Technician III/Deployment Pool - Military veterans preferred

2019-08-07
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Las Vegas
Nevada
United States

United States of America - Nevada, Las Vegas

Job Summary

Employee will be part of the Flex Pool and will be required to support TDY deployments to various CONUS/OCONUS locations as required. Inspects and performs organizational and intermediate level electronic maintenance and modifications on RPA systems and support equipment as required. Applies comprehensive technical knowledge to solve complex problems by interpreting manufacturers’ manuals or similar documents. Uses common test instruments such as digital multi-meters, signal generators, oscilloscopes and similar equipment to effect repairs.

Maintains, repairs, and installs various types of electronic equipment and related devices such as electronic transmitting and receiving equipment, micro and mainframe computers, and industrial measuring, controlling and calibration devices. Performs basic configuration, monitoring, troubleshooting, analysis and repair of databases, switches, networks, video systems, and long-haul communications as required.

USAF equivalent position is Avionics Technician Craftsman. Position reports to the Supervisor.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must have Associate’s degree, or have completed relevant military and/or vocational technical school curriculum

  • Minimum of five-to-eight years actual and recent aircraft avionics maintenance experience required

  • Must have working knowledge of basic and complex electronics maintenance and repair

  • Must possess thorough knowledge of technical publications related to aircraft and missile electronics maintenance

  • Must know theory and principles of operation of engines, accessories and components, theory of flight and electronic flight controls, and a thorough knowledge of electrical and electronic principles

  • Must be capable of using and reading blueprints, wiring diagrams, and data tables

  • Must be able to inspect, repair, and operate ground support and auxiliary equipment

  • Must possess basic skills and knowledge in the operation of networks; both hardware and software, to include network topology, standards, and protocols

  • Must possess a basic understanding of TELNET and FTP processes, as well as the Microsoft Office Professional suite of software (Word, Access, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)

  • Must pass a company-administered Electronics Qualification Exam prior to hire

  • Upon hiring, the company may provide a training class on RPA maintenance conducted in Las Vegas, NV or similar location

  • Students must achieve a passing grade in all required courses for continued employment

  • Additional “on the job” training may be required following the end of the initial training course

  • Employee must meet all OCONUS Deployment criteria, to include pre-deployment medical screening as a condition of employment

  • This is a non-traditional position that will support a flexible work schedule

  • Must be able to speak, read, write, and understand English

  • Must be able to provide proof of U.S. citizenship upon hire

  • DoD Top Secret Security Clearance eligibility is required

  • Must submit updated SF-86 within 30 days of hire start date

Must be eligible to gain and maintain a DOD security clearance commensurate with the assigned duties

Preferred Qualifications

  • Current DoD Security Clearance

  • Application of technical knowledge of electronic principles in determining malfunctions and skill application in restoring equipment systems and operations

  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant career field

  • RPA operations & deployment experience

  • Prior experience as a Defense Contractor

  • Prior experience in RPA aircraft avionics maintenance and repair

  • FCC radio telephone license

  • Knowledge and ability to administer UNIX and LINUX on both servers and workstations

  • Security Plus Certified

Prior experience installing, upgrading, and administering operating systems and application software in multi-user client/server environments, including UNIX and LINUX

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Maintenance

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 213532BR

Clearance Required Yes

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.