Avionics Technician A&P

Panama City, FL
Work Type: On-Site
  • Job Category: Maintenance & Repair
  • Travel: Yes, 25% of the time
  • Clearance: Not Applicable
  • Req ID: 2024-3894


Job Summary:

Akima Facilities Operations (AFO) is seeking an Avionics Technician for the United States Air Force Contractor Logistics Support contract at Tyndall AFB in Panama City, FL.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Troubleshoots to determine malfunctions on aircraft avionics components and electrical systems components, such as airborne navigation/communication systems, weather radar, autopilot, compass systems, telemetry systems and surveillance radar systems and accessories component level.

  • Uses all mandated safety equipment and complies with all safety requirements in accordance with company and government regulations and guidelines.

  • Completes all checklists, forms and reports as required in accordance with the company, government and FAA regulations and guidelines.

  • Participates in on-the-job training with onsite personnel.

  • Tests and troubleshoots instruments, components, and assemblies, using circuit testers, or voltmeters.

  • Keeps and maintains records of maintenance and repair work.

  • Lays out installation of aircraft assemblies and systems, following documentation such as blueprints, manuals, and wiring diagrams.

  • Assists co-workers and those in other departments to successfully perform job tasks and functions when necessary.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Experience in analyzing and developing troubleshooting plans is a must.

  • Must have at least 5 years of practical experience operating as a Licensed A&P.

  • Must have 5 years’ experience sea surveillance radars and telemetry systems.

  • Must be able to read and interpret wiring diagrams.

  • Must be able to read and write English.

  • Must pass airport security background checks and travel for work as required.

  • He/she must hold the appropriate licenses.

  • Shall possess the knowledge and ability necessary to perform routine and other work required.

  • Ability to frequently be required to stand, walk, continually utilize hand and finger dexterity, climb, balance, bend, or crawl; occasionally from height and in precarious places.

  • Be able to frequently lift/push/carry items less than 25 pounds/ up to 25 pounds/ up to 50 pounds/ more than 50 pounds.

  • Aware he/she will be working near moving mechanical parts as well as around fumes, airborne particles, or toxic chemicals while exposed to loud noises.

  • Utilize visual acuity to operate equipment and read technical information.

  • Be exposed to weather conditions outside as well as non-weather conditions such as extreme heat or cold.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Good organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities.

  • Exhibits positive, courteous behavior with customers, businesses, and co-workers.

Job: Maintenance & Repair

Travel: Yes, 25% of the time

Organization: AFO - Akima Facilities Operations

Clearance: Not Applicable

Work Type: On-Site

Remote: No

ReqID: 2024-3894