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Aircraft Mechanic II, Avionics Technician

at Tyonek Native Corporation

Posted: 10/12/2019
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 1221952

Job Description

  • 11-Oct-2019 to 10-Nov-2019 (CST)
  • Cannon AFB, NM, USA
  • Hourly
  • Full Time


Aircraft Avionics Technicians perform work involved in routine disassembly, repair, modification, assembly, testing, and installation and maintenance of aircraft electrical and avionics systems.  This job is at a Depot Level repair facility performing maintenance on V-22 aircraft. Military aviation experience is a plus.


  • Operates avionic systems by using aircraft controls and displays to determine operational condition. Interprets equipment-operating characteristics to isolate malfunctions in systems such as attack control, radar, infrared, laser, instruments, displays, flight control, communication, navigation, satellite communications, identification, defensive and offensive, and defensive or offensive electronic warfare systems.
  • Uses built-in test functions, electronic measuring equipment, support aerospace ground equipment (AGE), and hand tools. Monitors equipment performance, detects, and analyzes malfunctions. Removes, installs, aligns, and checks integrated avionics systems
  • Maintains repairs, troubleshoots, modifies, removes, and installs various types of avionics equipment and related devices such as electronic transmitting and receiving equipment (e.g., radar, radio, television, telecommunication, sonar, and navigational aids).
  • Works from technical publications, technical drawings, schematics, layouts, or other specifications.
  • Applies basic and some advanced technical knowledge to solve routine problems by interpreting manufacturers' manuals or similar documents using a variety of hand tools, measuring, and testing equipment.
  • Works under immediate supervision and achieves technical guidance, as required, from supervisor or higher-level technician. 
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Must have at least five (5) years of relevant experience as an Aircraft Avionics Technician.
  • Military experience preferred, such as AFSC 2A352, AFSC 2A372, MOS 6326, MOS 6391, or equivalent.
  • Ability to read technical publications, schematics, engineering and manufacturer specifications.
  • Use various types of equipment to include meters, bridges, meggers, harness testers, locally manufactured "breakout boxes", signal generators, oscilloscopes, timing devices, calibrators, multiple function analyzers, and computerized multiple circuit analyzing equipment.
  • Must be a US Citizen.
  • Must have or be able to obtain a secret clearance.
  • We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment and post offer substance abuse
  • Must be able to read, write, speak, and comprehend English


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential job function.

Functional Requirements

  • Must be able to walk, stand, crawl, kneel and bend on level and/or inclined surfaces for certain periods throughout the day.
  • Must be able to climb stairs, ramps, ladders, and work stands.
  • Must be able to crouch, crawl, grasp, pull over hand, push, reach or handle objects, use finger dexterity, bend elbow/knee and reach above/below shoulders.
  • May be required to lift, handle, and carry up to 40 pounds. Sometimes required to lift and move items in excess of 50 pounds with help of weight handling equipment or with assistance from other workers.
  • Must be able to see imperfections, read dials/gauges, instruments, identify small objects and hand tools with or without corrective lens.
  • Must be able to communicate by voice and detect sound by ear.
  • Must be able to distinguish color, shades of color, and judge three-dimensional depth.
  • May be required to operate power vehicles, machinery, hand tools, ground support equipment, crane, truck, etc.
  • Must be able to read, write, speak, and comprehend English.

Environmental Factors

  • Work in an inside/outside environment to include working around machinery, vehicles, ladders, and other objects.
  • Excessive noise and vibration that can be intermittent or constant.
  • Environmental conditions can include but not limited to dust, silica, heavy metals, asbestos, fumes, smoke, gas, grease, oils, electrical energy, and solvents such as degreasing agents, isopropyl alcohol, etc.
  • Work on slippery or uneven surfaces.
  • Work closely with others or working alone.
  • Possible protracted or irregular hours of work as needed or required.


TNC and its subsidiaries fall under ANCSA and are entitled under Federal Law to extend hiring preferences to its shareholders.  ANCSA provides TNC the authority to give shareholder preference in hiring.  TNC reaffirms its belief in equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment.  Tyonek is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a VEVRAA Federal Contractor who affords equal employment opportunity to protected veterans and people with disabilities:  Tyonek Native Corporation provides all employees and job applicants' equal employment opportunities in hiring and promotion without discrimination because of age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, marital status, race, religion, color, veteran status, physical or mental disability, national origin, or any other reason prohibited by law.