Avionics Technician

Company: Aerotek ( Learn More )

General Information
US-LA-Lake Charles
$28.50 /Hour
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Job Description

Aerotek is looking for avionics technicians to work a project with a government contractor in the Lake Charles, LA area. Work will be performed on large fixed wing aircraft.


Avionics Technician

  • Candidate shall inspect, maintain, repair, align, calibrate, and demonstrate knowledge of operation and functional test of systems and system equipment related to avionics on the JSTARS (707) aircraft including knowledge and use of applicable publications.
  • Candidate must be familiar with Radar, Displays, Mission Computer, IFF, VHF/UHF/HF radios, data links, 1553B data busses, navigations systems, voice and data encryption devices, and overall system interfaces.
  • Post-flight incoming and pre-flight outgoing avionics checks.
  • Install and troubleshoot avionics/electrical discrepancies and O/A squawks.
  • Operate and repair various pneumatic, hydraulic, and aerial refueling systems.
  • Generate and revise discrepancy work cards

  • Must be skilled in reading blueprints
  • Must have a minimum of 10 years of avionics experience in the aviation/aerospace industry with at least five years in an MRO environment.
  • Candidates with avionics experience on wide body aircraft are preferred
  • The compensation is $28.50/hr. for the straight time plus $123/day in per diem for up to five days out of the week ($615 cap per week) for eligible candidates.

    About Aerotek:

    Our people are everything. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek® Inc. has distinguished itself as a leader in recruiting and staffing services, by having a deep understanding of the intersection of talent and business. As a strategic partner to more than 17,000 clients and 300,000 contract employees every year, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantages for its clients and rewarding careers for its contract employees. Headquartered in Hanover, Md., Aerotek operates a network of over 230 non-franchised offices with more than 6,000 internal employees dedicated to serving our customers. Aerotek is an operating company of Allegis Group, a global talent solutions provider. To learn more, visit aerotek.com.

    The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888-237-6835 or email accommodation@aerotek .com for other accommodation options. However, if you have questions about this position, please contact the Recruiter located at the bottom of the job posting. The Recruiter is the sole point of contact for questions about this position.
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