Troubleshoots, repairs and modifies production electronic components, parts, equipment, and systems in aircraft flight simulators.
Coordinates with engineers to insure proper operation and performance of simulators. Performs installation, operation, design, modification, repair and test of flight simulator hardware and software. Troubleshoots, isolates and repairs or replaces electrical components pertaining to simulators. Sets up and performs tests to evaluate performance and reliability of prototype or production model. Accesses and interprets system schematics, and electrical and mechanical engineering drawings.
Uses specific mathematical skills to find voltage, current and resistance (Ohm's Law); find frequency, compute amplifier gain; and utilize various formulae required for accurate analysis of electronic circuitry at the component level. Performs other duties as required.
Will be required to work around high AC voltage on a daily basis.
Domestic and international travel required.
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND REQUIREMENTS
AS in Electronic Technology, avionics or related field and or equivalent military/civilian training with a minimum of 3 years experience.
Must have basic solder skills and the ability to use a volt/ammeter and an oscilloscope.
Technical knowledge/proficiency on VoloView and AutoCAD is a plus. Must be able to interpret schematics, troubleshoot to the component level, and understand and apply AC/DC theory.
Position requires basic skills in Microsoft Office programs: Excel, Word, Outlook. Familiar with NT and UNIX operating systems.
Exhibit and practice professional and courteous behavior while interacting with both internal and external customers.
Interact within a cooperative environment through beneficial behaviors, commitment to common goals, contribution to problem solving, communication of ideas and suggestions, an encouragement to other employees, and departments.
Accountable for the control and distribution of documents and/or equipment subject to export control restrictions and the security of FlightSafety materials, projects and business information regarding the methods and techniques used in the production and usage of FlightSafety products.
Accountable for the accuracy and completeness of assigned tasks.
Able to adhere to a work schedule including prompt and regular attendance.