Nov 15, 2021

Aircraft Electrical System Installer

  • KIHOMAC
  • Las Vegas, NV, USA
Full time Transportation Professional

Job Overview

KIHOMAC is seeking experienced Aircraft Electrical System Installers for work to be performed at Davis-Monthan AFB, Nellis AFB, and other domestic installations. Travel and per-diem will be provided as necessary during out of state installs.

Expertise and Functions

* Assist with on-aircraft modifications, Time-Compliance Technical Orders (TCTO), component and harness installation/removal, operational checkouts, and prototype and trial vehicle installations (TVI).
* Participate in test or project events as assigned by Project Manager.
* Follow engineering guidance, technical orders, and drawings.
* Perform moderately complex assembly/test functions utilizing mechanical skills, hand and power tools, test equipment, and inspection measurement equipment in a manufacturing environment.
* Perform and inspect wire terminations, wire harness assembly, harness routing, and component installation/removal.
* Produce and inspect assemblies that conform to customer product specifications.
* Assemble, test, and/or solder as required per customer and/or industry standards.
* Perform electrical, operational, and functional checkout of aircraft components and systems.
* Document compliance with assigned tasks regarding wire harness manufacturing.
* Establish, organize & maintain detailed inventory of government, customer and KIHOMAC property.
* Train and assist other technicians on techniques and procedures.
* Modify aircraft and equipment by adding, removing, or altering components as per predetermined processes.
* Maintain high ethical/professional standards of performance, demeanor, and judgment.
* Participate in test or project events as assigned.
* Observe all safety rules and maintain a foreign object damage (FOD) free work area.
* Maintain a clean work area.
* Work unsupervised at times.
* Report status and results.
* Other duties as assigned

Requirements

Qualifications

* Education/Training (both required and desired):

* High School diploma required
* Associates Degree in management or technical/scientific discipline desired
* IPC/WHMA-A-620 and IPC J-STD-001 Certification desired

* Experience:

* 5+ years of professional experience in the required task area required
* USAF Aircraft maintenance and wiring experience required (A-10 experience highly desired)
* Able to comprehend schematics, logic drawings, layouts, wire lists, and prints
* Ability to use various hand tools, crimping tools, soldering equipment, and machinery
* Impeccable organizational skills and attention to detail required
* Basic understanding of electrical circuits required
* Wire Termination experience required
* Knowledge of cable assembly procedures desired
* Ability to communicate clearly and effectively required
* Basic knowledge or understanding of IPC/WHMA-A-620 and IPC J-STD-001 desired
* Capable of standing for long periods of time
* Able to work cross functionally in other areas as needed
* Willingness to travel for extended periods of time (up to 3 months) required

* Security:

* Must be a US citizen
* Ability to obtain a security clearance may be required

As a Federal contractor, all KIHOMAC employees and facilities are required to adhere to applicable government mandates regarding COVID-19 vaccinations and safety protocols. As such, proof of vaccination status or a valid and documented exemption will be required as a condition of employment.

Benefits

Per-diem will be paid while on-site and actively performing the installations.

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