3 months ago
Avionics Supervisor - MLI
Location: Moline, Illinois
Department: Avionics Shop
Location Name: Moline
Wage: Depends on Experience
Position Type: Full time
Elliott Aviation, a leader in aircraft solutions, has an exciting opportunity for an Avionics Supervisor at their corporate headquarters in Moline, IL. 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 hands-on position is responsible for the direct supervision to the avionics team in all aspects of aircraft installation and repairs to include troubleshooting support, final systems checkout, final run-up checkout, and certification/test flying. Providing support to all departments with avionics and electrical troubleshooting on various airframes. Providing training and OJT to technicians.
Responsibilities of this position include:
Provide expert level of advice and troubleshooting to technicians, customers and engineering for all aspects of avionics and electrical systems.
Perform function test flights of newly installed avionics equipment as well as existing equipment to evaluate for troubleshooting purposes.
Become main point of contact for modifications team for technical questions and concerns.
Works closely with Department Manager and Team Leaders to develop, coordinate, standardize and implement new and existing procedures that promote continuous improvements in efficiency and quality.
Assists the Department Manager in evaluating equipment and tooling needed for avionics installations and troubleshooting.
Supports, maintains, and complies with all environmental, health and safety federal, OSHA, state, and local regulations
Provide OJT to junior technicians.
Work with Quality Control and Engineering on all required documents
Performs other duties as assigned by management.
Top candidates will possess excellent oral and written communication skills, management abilities and outstanding organizational skills.
Other requirements include:
Airframe & Power plant Certificate and/or FCC License preferred
Associate Degree in related field or equivalent required.
Bachelors or Graduate Degree Preferred.
Thorough knowledge of FARs 43, 91, 135, 145.
* Minimum 5 to 7 years related avionics installation and repair experience required.
Previous supervisory or leadership experience required.
The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.
Elliott Aviation is an equal employment opportunity employer and will give all qualified applicants consideration for employment without regard trace, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.