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Avionics Technician -UMT Base

Date: Apr 6, 2019

Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL, US

Avionics Technician -UMT Base-FOR00427



Bombardier Business Aircraft’s Fort Lauderdale Service Center was established February 1995 and is located in “The Venice of America”; the gateway to South and Central America. Located at Fort-Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, the Fort Lauderdale facility is winner of several FAA Diamond Awards. The 133,552 sq ft facility is equipped to perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance, modifications, including interior modifications, avionics installations, and Aircraft on Ground (AOG) support for Bombardier Learjet, Challenger and Global aircraft. The Service Center has received certifications from FAA, EASA, Argentina, Aruba, Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, Cayman Islands, Chile, Mauritius, Mexico and Venezuela.

The Base Customer Response Team (CRT) Avionic Technician will travel to customers’ aircraft to perform troubleshooting, repairs, inspection, modification, and services of aircraft avionics, electrical and electronic equipment. Perform and document all work completed per appropriate manuals and regulations as required. Will also be required to assist the Tech CRT A&P where applicable. Working conditions include considerable travel, which may include international and extended assignments, with frequent face to face contact with customers. Additional work on drop-ins and planned maintenance within the facility during slow periods of unplanned maintenance may be required. Must be able to work weekend shift.


- Adhere to Bombardier General Work Requirements (Factory, Shop and / or Hangar positions)

- Comply with environmental health / safety policies and procedures. Participate in 5-S activities. Perform all assigned tasks in a safe and timely manner

- Troubleshoot, repair, install, inspect and perform maintenance on customer aircraft

- Perform and document work completed per appropriate manuals and regulations as required

- Inspect incoming parts and documentation to meet regulatory requirements

- Assist in other maintenance disciplines – Airframe, Powerplant, Structures, Composites etc.

- Operate ground support equipment as required

- Conduct mechanical / electrical removals and installations

- Create service orders with SAP

- Provide time estimates

- Perform other duties as assigned


- Return aircraft to service after maintenance at off-site locations
- Act as shipping and receiving agent for parts


As our ideal candidate,

- You have an Avionics / Electric, A/C Technical School or other substantiated equivalent

- You typically a minimum of 3 years aircraft maintenance work experience or substantiated equivalent experience

- You typically a minimum of 1 year experience on corporate jet aircraft

- You have the ability to interpret and work with mechanical engineering drawings

- You have the ability to effectively and accurately communicate in both written and verbal form on individual and / or aircraft status with customers at all levels
- You own a basic set of hand tools with the ability to demonstrate Inventory & control of tools
- You must be able to work unscheduled overtime including nonscheduled work days and holidays
- You must be able to work in seasonal/inclement weather outside
- You must have the ability to be available for considerable travel with 2 hours’ notice, to include extended assignments lasting up to 30 days.

- You Interpersonal skills necessary to establish and maintain effective working relationships with assigned employees, other business areas, contractors, and customers
- You must have a valid drivers’ license and be able to maintain insurable status
- You have the ability to work unsupervised and alone
- You have strong troubleshooting skills
- You have the ability to obtain appropriate Ground Support Equipment Qualifications as required
- You possess a valid passport with the ability to travel internationally
- You have the ability to obtain a Security Identification Display Area badge (SIDA)
- You have the ability to obtain a Bombardier Corporate Credit Card and stay good in standing of guideline requirements
- You have basic PC Skills
- A&P Certification

Additional Preferred Qualifications:

- Bombardier aircraft model experience

- Repairman Certificate
- FCC Certificate, GROL (General Radiotelephone Operator License) or AET (Aircraft Electronics Technician) Certificate

- Previous experience in Customer Relations with emphasis on face to face contact

- Ability to train other employees

- Demonstrated Leadership skills

- Strong planning / organization skills

- Delegated Inspector eligible

- Experience with aircraft return to service and inspection procedure

Bombardier is an Equal Opportunity (EOE) and is committed to creating a diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other personal characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Laws.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted. Please continue to monitor our website and apply for additional positions for which you are qualified and may be of interest to you.

Job: Aviation Technicians
Primary Location: US-FL-Fort Lauderdale

Zip Code US 33315
Organization: Aerospace
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting:
21.02.2019, 8:40:50 AM

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Nearest Major Market: Fort Lauderdale
Nearest Secondary Market: Miami

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