Avionics Wiring Technician III

Avionics Wiring Technician III


Reference Number
Moline, IL

Job Summary:

With advanced knowledge and high level skills, installs, repairs, troubleshoots and performs other general tasks related to the maintenance, installation and repair of avionics systems and components on a variety of airframes in a safe and clean work environment according to manufacturer’s specifications, company-approved procedures, and customer specifications. Avionics Wiring Tech III must be capable, and experienced to perform effective installation and troubleshooting of the most complicated avionics system installations. Trains less experienced employees through the OJT process. Prepares and completes appropriate documentation. Meets the requirements for designation as a Production Inspector.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs installations, troubleshooting, and repairs of the most complicated nature on aircraft avionics systems and components on a variety of airframes in a timely, clean, safe and professional manner with no rework, with a superior level of quality, craftsmanship, and efficiency.
  • Makes sound technical decisions as a technician and when functioning as Production Inspector. Efficiently and effectively installs, troubleshoots, function tests, and repairs the most complicated aircraft avionics systems across a variety of aircraft makes and models.
  • Expertly prepares various documents for record keeping purposes, as required by Company policies, FAA Approved Repair Station and Quality Control Manuals, All FAA regulations (FARs), OEM Aircraft Manufacturer Manuals, etc. to include turnovers, and personal training logs. Assists Junior Avionics Wiring Technicians in these efforts.
  • Demonstrates proficiency of work order system by completing accurate and timely discrepancies and corrective action statements. Assists Junior Avionics Wiring Technicians in these efforts.
  • Willingly and effectively shares knowledge and capabilities with less experienced technicians through OJT to foster their development, ensure accurate work, and support of the team’s goals. Acts as mentor and task expert for new avionics personnel.
  • Proficiently and consistently locates and uses the appropriate technical data to accomplish any and all tasks.
  • Supports, maintains, and complies with all Environmental, Health and Safety federal, OSHA, state and local regulations
  • In the absence of the Crew Chief, accepts ownerships of the work scope and established milestones relative to the successful and timely completion of these projects. Leads minor Aircraft Projects from time to time, as directed by the Crew Chief.
  • Performs related duties, as assigned by management.


  • 5+ years of avionics installation experience on corporate aircraft.
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of FARs 43, 91, 135, 145.
  • Visual acuity correctable to 20/20
  • Airframe & Power plant Certificate and/or FCC License preferred.
  • High school graduate or equivalency degree
  • Eligibility for designation as a Production Inspector
  • Ability to attain & retain AOA badge or Airport requirements
  • Must be willing to manage a team with both experienced technicians and mentor junior technicians with a calm demeanor.
  • Willingness to learn by taking guidance from others.
  • Ability to communicate well in straight-forward situations
  • Organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to maintain a safe and clean work environment
  • Must possess excellent mechanical aptitude and a desire to work
  • Routinely lifts up to 10 lbs, occasionally lifts up to 50 lbs
  • Stands for long periods of time, with frequent bending, squatting, kneeling and stooping
  • Uses hands to reach and feel, with repetitive motion; Good finger dexterity
  • Reads, writes, speaks and understands English fluently
  • Works in confined spaces, extreme temperatures, heights above six feet, noisy environments and flying
  • Works with and around products and materials associated with aircraft maintenance
  • Must possess minimum tooling required to perform duties assigned
  • Must be able to work various shifts, as assigned by management.
  • Manlift qualified


  • Must bring tools

About Our Client:

Our Client is a known and trusted name for providing the industry’s highest quality business aviation solutions. An expert in light to mid-sized jets and turboprops with factory authorizations from manufacturers such as Hawker Beechcraft, Embraer and more, customers from around the world fly to our client for all of their aviation needs.

About Us:

APA Services, Inc. is a full service staffing company supplying qualified technical and professional employees to the most reputable companies in the Aerospace/Aircraft industry—across the United States and abroad.

Benefits of working with APA Services:

Weekly Payroll, Medical Insurance Available, Cash Advances, Travel Pay and/or bonuses on Select Contracts.

Constant Cash:

Constant Cash is a referral program that allows individuals to make extra money simply by referring qualified candidates.


We know it takes great people to do great work, so if you’re interested in joining the APA Services family give us a call at (817) 529-4000

Thanks for taking the time to apply and we look forward to working with you soon.

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