at US Marines
3+ years minimum experience
265 S Broadway, Hicksville, NY 11801, USA
03/13/2019, 03:59 PM
Position Title: Aircraft Maintence workers OVERVIEW The avionic mechanic performs maintenance on tactical-communications-security, communication, navigation and flight control equipment. JOB DUTIES Perform maintenance checks on aircraft flight controls, stabilization systems, avionics and controlled cryptographic equipment Maintain common/special tools and equipment Troubleshoot equipment and diagnose repairs Maintain shop and bench stock for aircraft avionics equipment REQUIREMENTS Those who want to serve must first take the Services Vocational Aptitude Battery, a series of tests that helps you better understand your strengths and identify which jobs are best for you. TRAINING Job training for an avionic mechanic requires 10 weeks of Basic Combat Training and 24 weeks of Advanced Individual Training with on-the-job instruction. Part of this time is spent in the classroom and in the field. Some of the skills you’ll learn are: Restore avionic systems and subsystems Basic electronics theory Common soldering and systems-installation practices HELPFUL SKILLS Preference in mathematics and shop mechanics Interest in working with aircrafts Ability to work as a member of a team Multi-tasking REQUIRED ASVAB SCORE(S) Electronics (EL): 93 Learn more about the ASVAB and see what jobs you could qualify for. COMPENSATION Total compensation includes housing, medical, food, special pay, and vacation time. Learn more about total compensation.