F-16 Avionic/Electrical Technician

Location: Edwards AFB, CA
Date Posted: 02-01-2018
The F-16 avionics/electrical technician will perform all technical support on a one of a kind VISTA F-16 aircraft to include operating and maintaining core F-16 avionics and electrical systems, and VISTA specific operating systems. The Technician will be involved in modifications of aircraft systems, and will assist both software, and various hardware engineering personnel.
Description for F-16 Avionic/Electrical Technician:
  • Perform inspections, scheduled and unscheduled maintenance, troubleshoot, and repair equipment both on and off VISTA F-16 aircraft.
  • Install modified components, and hardware, and perform system operation checks to verify working order.
  • Assist in modifications of aircraft test systems, build wire harnesses, and component rack assemblies.
  • Perform voltage checks, and wire harness confidence checks.
  • Follow established quality assurance procedures with regard to all work performed on the VISTA F-16 aircraft.
Preferred Education/Experience for VISTA F-16 Avionic/Electrical Technician:
  • Aircraft avionic and or electrical 7 level certification.
  • 4+ years in either aircraft avionics or electrical systems.
  • Board level certification
  • Fly-by-wire aircraft work experience preferred.
  • A combination of education and experience equivalent to above
 Preferred Knowledge/Ability for VISTA F-16 Avionic/Electrical Technician:
  • Troubleshooting avionic and electrical problems
  • Electrical and electronic principles
  • Perform operations and execute test procedures for engineering, scientific, or real-time data acquisition.
  • Demonstrated ability to read and interpret wiring diagrams and schematics.
  • Read and interpret engineering plans and specifications.
Be part of a “One of a Kind VISTA F-16” maintenance team, on a history making journey into Flight Research.
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