OklahomaCityRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Oklahoma City jobs

Avionics Crew Chief

Company: Elliot Aviation Inc
Location: Yukon
Posted on: August 5, 2022

Job Description:

Elliott Aviation, a leader in aircraft solutions, has an exciting opportunity for an Avionics Crew Chief at their location in Des Moines, IA. Since 1936, Elliott Aviation has been a world-class provider of comprehensive and customer-focused solutions for business aviation. Our vision, building partnerships that last, applies to our employees as well as our customers. This position is responsible for providing world-class leadership to create a team atmosphere where members are challenged to maintain aircraft in the safest and highest quality. Responsibilities of this position include:

  • Manage all aspects of assigned aircraft projects including coordinating necessary resources, documentation, and communication with the appropriate personnel to ensure timeliness and quality installations for delivery of assigned aircraft projects.
  • Inspect, service, repair and troubleshoot aircraft avionics components and systems in a safe and organized work area.
  • Manage assigned technicians on all aspects of assigned aircraft projects to ensure safety, quality, and efficiency throughout all phases of the projects.
  • Manage projects by scheduling and assigning work for team members and monitoring day-to-day activities of team members for compliance and quality performance.
  • Hold team members accountable to Elliott Aviation approved policies and procedures including aspects of professionalism, safety, and cleanliness of the work environment.
  • Oversee, complete, and maintain accurate and timely aircraft and project documentation.
  • Inspect, service, repair, and troubleshoot aircraft avionics and related systems utilizing the Elliott Aviation approved procedures, policies, and the appropriate original equipment aircraft manufacturers' maintenance manuals.
  • Inventory parts provided for project and order parts as required.
  • Review work package for thorough understanding and verification of accuracy including; Wiring Diagrams, ground and flight test procedures, certification, structural drawings, STC's, schedules, manpower allocations and required ground support equipment.
  • Coordinate/verify with the modifications repair team all of the following; incoming and outgoing function testing, power up, ground testing functions and flight test requirements Assist Mod repair team with these functions as needed.
  • Coordinate/communicate with other departments and project manager, job status and timing of project milestones as necessary for the highest level of efficiencies.
  • Support, maintain, and comply with all environmental, health and safety, federal, OSHA, state and local regulations.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by management. Top candidates will possess:
    • Willingness to manage a team with both experienced technicians and mentor junior technicians with a calm demeanor.
    • Willingness to learn by taking guidance from others.
    • Ability to communicate well in straight-forward situations
    • Organizational skills and attention to detail
    • Ability to maintain a safe and clean work environment
    • Must possess excellent mechanical aptitude and a desire to work Other Requirements include:
      • Airframe & Power plant Certificate and/or FCC License preferred.
      • Qualified Inspector designation - Eligibility for RII designation
      • Ability to attain & retain AOA badge or Airport requirements
      • High school graduate or equivalency degree required. Associate or Bachelor Degree Preferred.
      • Thorough knowledge of FARs 43, 91, 135, 145.
      • Five Years Avionics Installations and modifications Related Experience.
      • Previous Leadership and Supervisory Experience preferred.
      • Basic Microsoft Office skills, including Word and Excel
      • Must possess minimum tooling required to perform duties assigned
      • Must be able to work various shifts, as assigned by management.
      • Occasional overnight and short notice travel.
      • Manlift qualified

Keywords: Elliot Aviation Inc, Oklahoma City , Avionics Crew Chief, Other , Yukon, Oklahoma

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Oklahoma jobs by following @recnetOK on Twitter!

Oklahoma City RSS job feeds