Aircraft Electrician (Level 2 and 3)

Performs all duties required to lay out, fabricate, and install electrical wiring or coaxial cable on aircraft. Checks, tests, and troubleshoots electrical systems for conformance to specifications and performs repair, removal, and reinstallation of wiring as necessary. Cuts wire to length, strips insulation from wire ends, and insulates connections with plastic sleeves. Attaches wire or complicated electrical systems to fixtures and accessories such as transformers, instrument panels, and switchboards with fasteners such as bolts, screws, or solder. May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures.

Basic Qualifications:

Level 2:

High School Diploma/GED and minimum of 2 years electrical experience in an aerospace environment or a manufacturing/maintenance environment. Additionally, the job requires the ability to perform moderately strenuous physical and repetitious work to include bending, stooping, kneeling, lifting, working overhead, and ability to be certified for a half & full face respirator. Must be able to access small confined spaces and work in an enclosed environment. Candidates must be willing to work any shift or work schedule. Multiple programs available, candidates must be willing to work at either Palmdale or Mojave site. Some positions will require an enhanced security clearance and/or program access prior to beginning work.

Level 3:

High School Diploma/GED and minimum of 5 years electrical experience in an aerospace environment or a manufacturing/maintenance environment. Must be able to read and interpret blue prints, work orders, and schematics. Additionally, the job requires the ability to perform moderately strenuous physical and repetitious work to include bending, stooping, kneeling, lifting, working overhead, and ability to be certified for a half & full face respirator. Must be able to access small confined spaces and work in an enclosed environment. Candidates must be willing to work any shift or work schedule. Multiple programs available, candidates must be willing to work at either Palmdale or Mojave site. Some positions will require an enhanced security clearance and/or program access prior to beginning work.

Preferred Qualifications:

Active DOD secret clearance.

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