Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.
Location: Piscataway, New Jersey
Location: Piscataway, United States of America
Thales people architect solutions that enable two-thirds of planes to take off and land safely. We create in-flight entertainment systems that engross 50 million fliers every year and we develop the avionics that control the world’s largest commercial aircrafts. Our simulators train the next generation of pilots for fighter jets, transporters and search and rescue helicopters. And, together, each and every member of our aerospace team makes a difference.When you rely on airlines to take you where you want to go, you rely on Thales. In an increasingly fast paced and unpredictable world, we work together to keep aircraft fully operational, safe and well maintained to make your life better, and keep you safer. Combining a diversity of talents, we master the decisive moments that matter to passengers and airlines. Whatever it takes.
Thales is currently seeking an Electro-Mechanical Technician in Piscataway, NJ (relocating to Orlando, FL in approximately 6-8 months.) The Thales ELS Electro-Mechanical (Rotable) Repair Technician is responsible for all critical repair, maintenance, test, and modifications of electro-mechanical equipment in accordance with FAA regulations.
Troubleshoots and repairs electro-mechanical equipment to component level in accordance with FAA regulations
Modifies equipment according to service bulletin and/or manufacturer documentation
Works in collaboration with experienced Rotable technicians
Carries out prescribed procedures according to an established schedule
Receives training in the use of more specialized repair and test equipment
Follows specific repair processes to perform preventive maintenance on AC/DC generators
Review work orders to ensure customer requested activities have been complied with, prior to release of the repair
Work is reviewed by Rotable Technician IV, supervisors, and inspectors
May work on alternative assignments with detailed written or oral instructions
Completes quality and production paper work, prepares estimates, and maintains maintenance documentation in accordance with current quality assurance requirements
Communicates with cross-functional departments as required to support repair process
Participates in Technician cross-training programs and may be assigned to other teams for short or long term assignments
Completes repairs in accordance with company ISO procedures and within company objectives
Position subject to FAA drug program requirements
Occasional overtime and flexibility in work schedule
This position will have access to hardware, software, technology or technical data controlled under Canadian and/or US export control laws.
Required Skills and Experience:
Must be willing and able to relocate to Orlando, FL within 6-8 months of hire date.
High School Diploma or GED
Minimum of two (2) years related experience in servicing electro-mechanical equipment, maintenance or production experience preferred in commercial airline and/or aviation product support field. FAA Repair Certificate a plus
Prior military or commercial aviation repair/maintenance experience preferred
Must have understanding of Federal Aviation Regulations and other governing regulatory requirements
Able to meticulously document incoming product condition and maintenance activities
Pass a seven (7) year background check and pre-employment drug test
Legally eligible to work in the country in which the position is located
Familiarity with hand tools and or not limited to use precision measuring tools such as Micrometers and Calipers.
Familiarity with tooling lathe and various air tools
FAA Repair Certificate a plus
Understanding and advanced experience in troubleshooting AC/DC generators
Ability to read and understand engineering drawings and wiring diagrams
Ability to read technical literature, follow oral instructions and communicate with cross functional team members.
Possess a strong mechanical aptitude
Identify mechanical and operational problems and take corrective actions to repair
Must be able to read and understand all diagrams and schematics, and engineering print(s) of: mechanical and electrical systems.
Ability to use basic and advanced test instruments and perform adjustments as necessary
Ability to determine when scope of job is beyond existing skill set or requires additional support
Willing to think out-of-the-box to solve operational and technical problems