EA- 18G Electrical Avionics Technician 3
Requisition ID: R10129542
- Category: Flight Operations
- Location: Unknown City, Washington, United States of America
- Citizenship required: United States Citizenship
- Clearance Type: Interim Secret
- Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
- Shift: Days (United States of America)
- Travel Required: No
- Positions Available: 1
- Seeking a highly motivated and confident individual who is experienced on the EA-18G Growler platform and can execute tasking / job requirements of an Aircraft Avionics / Electrical Technician. The successful candidate will demonstrate the abilities to perform troubleshooting, installation, operation, maintenance, modification and repairs to the EA-18G. The ideal candidate should also be able to perform limited structural modifications.
- Must have basic understanding of the theory of operation of the Airborne Electronic Attack (AEA) system on the EA-18G platform.
- In depth understanding of Software associated with the Avionics systems aboard the Growler required.
- Must be familiar with basic hand tools, as well as calibrated tools and measuring tools. Also requires the mechanical aptitude to use them correctly on the job.
- Must be able to clearly document maintenance, and repair actions, as well as correctly tagging and labeling removed parts in accordance with established Procedures.
- Must have the ability to perform in confined spaces.
- Will participate and understand the importance of Tool Control and FOD Program. Will identify any potential safety issues and clearly communicating with team members and shop floor Lead/Supervisor.
- Will be required to demonstrate safe shop practices, such as wearing proper protective equipment i.e. Safety Glasses, Safety Shoes and Bump Caps; Face covering IAW CDC Guidelines.
- Able to perform any other duties as directed by manager, or team lead for the benefit of the company.
- Able to assist teammates in other various Powerplant, Airframe, Environmental Control Systems (ECS), and mechanical duties.
- Must have completed F/A-18 or EA-18G Fleet Replacement Aviation Maintenance Program or equivalent course. Basic wire repair school, harness build up, soldering, Fiber Optics.
- Must have experience performing scheduled and unscheduled maintenance, troubleshooting, repair and testing of the EA-18G Weapons Systems, including ALQ-99.
- Must have a minimum of four years experience on the F/A-18 or EA-18G aircraft in one or more of the following specialties: RADAR, ECM, AEA or COMMNAV systems.
- The ability to operate the Support Equipment / Test Equipment needed to sustain the Growlers sub-systems.
- Ability to obtain a Secret clearance is required.
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What's great about
- Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
- Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
- Enjoy benefits like work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.
Did you know?
Northrop Grumman leads the industry team for NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, the largest, most complex and powerful space telescope ever built. Launched in December 2021, the telescope incorporates innovative design, advanced technology, and groundbreaking engineering, and will fundamentally alter our understanding of the universe.