General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), an affiliate of General Atomics, is a world leader in proven, reliable Unmanned Aircraft Systems and tactical reconnaissance radars, as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems.
We have an exciting opportunity as an Entry To Mid Level Avionics Technician in our Programs group.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Under general supervision, this position is responsible for repair, test, and operation of unmanned aerial vehicles, ground control stations, ground support equipment and associated electronic equipment at facilities as assigned.
Participate in ground control station power up, ground checks, maintenance, aircraft recovery, status debriefing, repair and documentation of repairs and status.
Interface with engineering, manufacturing, and other disciplines of UAV operators and military and civilian customers when required.
Perform troubleshooting, component removal and replacement, testing and documentation in accordance with customer regulations when applicable, utilizing approved technical publications, maintenance standards, and approved procedures.
Interface with deployment team leaders, supply personnel, Airframe and Powerplant mechanics, pilots and military and civilian UAV pilots.
Perform troubleshooting, component removal and replacement, testing and documentation in accordance with military regulations, technical orders and procedures. Average 4-6 months per year away from home in 4-month rotation cycles. Some overtime required. Travel to austere locations may be required.
General Atomics - 16 months ago
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), an affiliate of privately-held General Atomics, is a leading manufacturer of Unmanned...