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Avionics Manager wednesday 2023-03-15

Avionics Manager wednesday 2023-03-15

We are partnered with a large Midwestern MRO to help find their next Avionics Manager. The Avionics Manager provides advanced knowledge and a high level of skill managing the avionics team in all aspects of aircraft installation and repairs to include troubleshooting support, final systems checkout, final run-up checkout, and certification/test flying. Provides support to all departments with avionics and electrical troubleshooting on various airframes. Provides training and OJT to technicians.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Effectively lead/direct team to deliver customer aircraft on time, on budget, and squawk free.
  • Develop and maintain an efficient/high performing team to achieve goal hour objectives.
  • Coordinate the proper application of manpower for each job in order to satisfy scheduling requirements.
  • Coordinate the scheduling of all assigned work orders for the department and presentation of work order upon completion of a project ready to close to General Manager for final review before being invoiced.
  • Ensure that all completed assigned tasks have been inspected in accordance with the repair station manual.
  • Daily monitoring of the work in progress to assure that labor and materials are applied to each work order properly.
  • Ensure customer communication for all assigned shop activity.
  • Daily review of employee time cards for accuracy.
  • Participate in the selection, performance management, and performance review process for all team members with the General Manager.
  • Provide OJT to junior technicians.
  • Provide expert level of advice and troubleshooting to technicians, customers and engineering for all aspects of avionics and electrical systems.
  • Perform function test flights of newly installed avionics equipment as well as existing equipment to evaluate for troubleshooting purposes.
  • Become main point of contact for modifications team for technical questions and concerns.
  • Works closely with Department Manager and Team Leaders to develop, coordinate, standardize and implement new and existing procedures that promote continuous improvements in efficiency and quality.
  • Assists the Department Manager in evaluating equipment and tooling needed for avionics installations and troubleshooting. 
  • Supports, maintains, and complies with all environmental, health and safety federal, OSHA, state, and local regulations
  • Work with Quality Control and Engineering on all required documents
  • Performs other duties as assigned by management.