Appleton, Wisconsin

Responsibilities for this Position

RS Avionics_Elec Tech Sr (201791)
Req Id 201791 - Posted Nov 11, 2022 - Appleton, WI, US

RS Avionics_Elec Tech Srin GAC Appleton

Unique Skills:

*Position is open to all shifts

Our aircraft are industry leaders and so are our people. We're looking for talented, motivated peoplewho are ready to do innovative work, and we offer exciting career opportunities worldwide.

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Our aircraft are industry leaders and so are our people. We're looking for talented, motivated individuals who are ready to do innovative work, and we offer exciting career opportunities worldwide.

Gulfstream Aerospace Careers

Gulfstream employees benefit from a total rewards package that includes
  • competitive compensation
  • medical, prescription, dental and vision coverage starting on day 1
  • retirement savings plan
Visit outsidegulfstream.com/benefits to learn more about our benefits plans.

Education and Experience Requirements

High School Diploma or GED required. 6 years Six (6) years experience in an avionics/electrical career field; or two (2) years of accredited schooling in aviation electronics and four (4) years related experience. A & P license, FCC license or NCATT certification preferred.

Position Purpose:

Provides leadership, technical expertise and guidance while performing various operational, functional tests and repairs of avionics/electronic, aircraft equipment and systems to ensure a defect free aircraft. Provides superior technical expertise in testing, troubleshooting and repairing system discrepancies to ensure minimum schedule impact. Demonstrates technical expertise and leadership by defining and implementing process changes to reduce cost and meet schedule without compromising Safety or Quality. Demonstrates the knowledge and leadership skills required. to fill in for the team leader thus ensuring that the company goals of Safety and Quality are enforced all times while adhering to daily work plans to maintain schedule requirements.

Job Description

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

Essential Functions:
  • Demonstrates superior technical skills and expertise in avionics and acft systems operational testing and troubleshooting. Provides direct training to personnel to support company cross-training goals while ensuring a safety conscience, quality oriented, skilled workforce.


  • Teaches the installation and functionally testing of electrical/avionics components and systems per Engineering specifications, drawings and maintenance manuals ensuring a defect free system.


  • Ensures quality and efficiency of all installations: troubleshoots and teaches troubleshooting processes/concepts to provide timely, quality repairs of malfunctioning systems.


  • Demonstrates the skills and knowledge required. to effective and efficiently repair or replace defective components and wiring to ensure installations meet conformity. Demonstrates effective repair techniques using acceptable practices including splicing, soldering and pinning of wiring.


  • Oversees the performance and compliance with engineering changes and modifications as required.


  • Sets up and operates necessary test equipment. Conducts functional and operational tests to evaluate performance and reliability.


  • Demonstrates through diligent compliance the importance of maintaining daily logs and other paperwork. Ensures that all work performed on the acft is properly and completely documented .


  • As required, pre-inspects work of others prior to submitting to inspection for approval to reduce rework and inspection time.


  • Provides the knowledge and technical expertise in testing and maintaining test equipment and electronic systems and components as required.


  • Enforces the company FOD program, tool control program, 5-S program and all safety regulations.


  • Adapts to sudden schedule changes.


  • Coordinates with other disciplines concerning projects.


  • Additional Functions:
  • Where required, teaches the installation and functionally testing of electrical/avionics components and systems per Engineering specifications, drawings and maintenance manuals ensuring a defect free system. .


  • Self inspection capability for all avionics testing functions in applicable areas. .


  • In support of acft certification and final phase testing, may include flight tests on acft as required. .


  • Perform other duties as assigned.

    Other Requirements:
  • Preferred proficiency in the operation and troubleshooting of other acft systems or disciplines other than avionics, such as hydraulics, landing gear, flight controls, environmental controls or structural installations and repairs.


  • APU run qualification and engine run qualification preferred.


  • Ability to read and interpret basic blueprints and schematic diagrams.


  • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.


  • Additional Information

    Requisition Number: 201791

    Category: Service Center

    Percentage of Travel: Up to 25%

    Shift: First

    Employment Type: Full-time

    Posting End Date: 11/19/2022

    Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled.

    Gulfstream does not provide work visa sponsorship for this position, unless the applicant is a currently sponsored Gulfstream employee.

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    Our portfolio spans the realm of the world's most technologically advanced business jets, wheeled combat vehicles, command and control systems and nuclear submarines. We offer these through our five business groups: Aerospace, Combat Systems, Information Technology, Mission Systems and Marine Systems.

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