PAE, Inc Avionics / Electrical Technician in Sterling, Virginia

Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World

Avionics / Electrical Technician

Duties include:

  • Build, Install, Repair aircraft components and ground support equipment in accordance with company, instructions, policies and procedures

  • Evaluates electrical systems, products, components, and applications by designing and conducting research programs

  • Assures product quality by designing electrical testing methods; testing finished products and system capabilities

  • Will be cross utilized to perform both mechanical and electrical maintenance and preventative maintenance

  • Install and Repair electrical system components.

  • Read, interpret, and comply with all aircraft manuals,

  • Properly tag parts to identify description, part number, serial number, and the aircraft that it was removed from

  • Properly use and operate support equipment in performance of assigned duties

  • Properly utilize Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Requirements:

  • Experience with hand tools, and hand power tools.

  • Precision measurement devices.

  • Electrical test equipment experience.

Minimum Requirements (education and experience):

  • requires education/formal training equivalent to the completion of a two-year technical degree or trade school equivalency as well as two or more years' experience in aviation or electronics. Equivalent professional experience may be substituted in lieu of education.

  • ability to read and interpret blueprints, drawings, schematics and technical orders

  • skill with the operations of precision measurement devices.

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  • Experience in flight test, ideally with VTOL aircraft.

Preferred:

  • Technical degree in mechanic/electrical or equivalent experience

  • Education/formal training equivalent to the completion of a two-year technical degree or trade school equivalency as well as two or more years' experience in aviation or electronics.

  • Equivalent professional experience may be substituted in lieu of education.

  • Competent in Excel, Outlook, Word.

Physical Requirements:

Able to travel and provide hands on support for large aircraft development activities.

Business hours except for travel and occasional extended shift meetings and development testing.

Location:

Sterling, VA

United States

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PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a workforce of approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

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