SkyWest Airlines

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SkyWest Airlines General Avionics - PSP in PALM SPRINGS, California

About SkyWest

With over 13,000 aviation professionals operating thousands of daily flights, SkyWest Airlines connects millions of passengers each month to hundreds of destinations across North America. SkyWest operates in partnership with Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines and has a fleet of nearly 450 aircraft. Headquartered in St. George, Utah, SkyWest's industry-leading workforce and excellent leadership team have consistently generated solid operational and economic performance, setting the standard for excellence in the regional industry.

Primary Job Duties

In shop environment, a technician will be performing testing, troubleshooting and completing repairs on components. May also be required to work on aircraft systems :

  • Avionic checks, troubleshooting systems, etc.

  • Will be responsible for proficiency in all documentation and paperwork

  • Repair avionics/electronic components in an avionics shop environment.

  • Other duties as assigned by the supervisor

A&P Mechanics interested in this General Avionics position may also apply, but only with intent to acquire time requirements to test for FCC Radio License.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must have acceptable skills to read and understand wiring manuals and schematics

  • Ability to effectively read component maintenance manuals to troubleshoot and test components.

  • Ability to effectively use aircraft manuals to troubleshoot and repair aircraft avionics and electrical systems

  • Must possess basic Avionics skills

  • Exercise good judgment in working with people in a team environment as well as in aircraft maintenance and safety

  • Possess a valid driver license, and be insurable

  • Must have a minimum toolbox

Experience/Training must meet ONE of the following

  • Graduated from an accredited Avionics School

  • Military training in Avionics or Electronics

  • Associate degree or higher in Electronics

  • Eighteen months experience in the Avionics Industry

  • A&P certification with previous Avionics Experience

Must hold a FCC GROL license. If a FCC GROL license is not held at time of employment it must be obtained within six months from hire date.

Physical and Other Requirements

  • Able to comfortably lift 75 lbs. routinely with or without a reasonable accommodation

Please complete the on-line application. Qualified applicants will be contacted.

This position will require the selected candidate to travel outside the station for training - in addition to the completion of their new hire onboarding.

This job posting may have an additional video interview requirement. Please monitor your email and junk folder for additional inst ructions.


Posted Date 2 weeks ago (7/13/2021 11:29 AM)

Requisition ID 2021-9790

Category Maintenance

Close Date 7/25/2021

SkyWest is committed to maintaining a working environment of satisfying employment and mutual respect for all of our employees, regardless of race, color, national ancestory, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, religion, medical condition, disability, pregnancy, age or military status. We have specific training plans and programs in place to maintain such an environment.