Zenetex LLC

Aircraft Mechanic III, Avionics - Union Position, Beale AFB, CA

Posted Date 2 weeks ago(3/7/2018 1:00 PM)
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ZENETEX specializes in management and technology support services for a variety of federal agencies and commercial organizations. We have an opportunity for an Aircraft Mechanic III, Avionics, to support our Contractor Field Team at Beale AFB. This is a union position and will require an active DoD Secret clearance to start. 

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Performs Integrated systems testing, calibration, alignment, troubleshooting and repair of airborne electronic flight control, navigational and heading, and communication systems on aircraft weapon systems
  • Installs electronic systems, components or subassemblies in aircraft
  • Performs pretest, operational (functional) or final testing of electronic systems, components or subassemblies
  • Performs the final tuning, alignment or calibration of electronic systems, components or subassemblies
  • Troubleshoots electronic systems, components or subassemblies to determine nature of malfunction and corrective action required
  • Interprets error data in order to properly install integrated electronic systems with minimum downtime
  • Tests integrated electronic systems by thoroughly analyzing operating trends and ensuring any repairs needed are accomplished
  • Uses automatic Test Equipment (ATE) to test complete electronic systems
  • Accurately calibrates integrated electronic systems by thoroughly analyzing operating trends and ensuring systems alignment results in acceptable operating parameters
  • Diagnose malfunctions of integrated systems by thoroughly analyzing operating trends and ensuring repairs are accomplished without undue delay

Education and Experience Requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalent is required
  • 6+ years of experience as an Avionics Mechanic required
  • Experience with the U-2 aircraft highly preferred 
  • Completion of a specialized training school is desirable
  • Must be able to work a day, swing, or mid-shift schedule 
  • Must be able to travel outside of the United States for extended periods of time to locations that require a U.S. Passport

Physical Demands

  • Work will require a high level of hand dexterity and finger use in both hands, prolonged periods of standing and sitting in combination with stooping, bending, reaching, pulling, and pushing, as well as ability to lift 25lbs and over with assistance.

Work Environment (ADA)

  • May be required to work in areas in the hangar and on the flight line that are noisy and dusty. May be exposed to moderate discomforts, such as heat, cold and wind. May be required to wear personal protective equipment, when applicable.     

Security Clearance

  • This position will require U.S. citizenship and an active DoD Secret clearance. 

ZENETEX is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 



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