Avionics Repair Tech II-MLI

Moline, IL
Service Shop
Depends on Experience 
Full Time

Elliott Aviation, a leader in aircraft solutions, has an exciting opportunity for an Avionics Repair Technician II at their corporate headquarters in Moline, IL.  Since 1936, Elliott Aviation has been a world-class provider of comprehensive and customer-focused solutions for business aviation.  Our vision, building partnerships that last, applies to our employees as well as our customers.

This hands-on position is responsible for effectively troubleshooting and repairing with very little supervision all Avionics and Electrical equipment in a safe, efficient and high quality manner in order to achieve total customer satisfaction as measured by three customer success drivers: the product was delivered “on time, on budget and squawk free.” This position is for the Service Department to have an Avionics Repair Technician to work in conjunction with the Service Department schedule, to ensure on-time deliveries.

Responsibilities of this position include:

  • Effectively troubleshoot and repair all avionics and electrical systems on aircraft.
  • Strong willingness to learn new electrical and avionics systems.
  • Communicate progress with Department Manager and Supervisor on a regular basis.
  • Insure all work performed is inspected by an authorized repair station inspector
  • Insure all paperwork is completed on a daily basis in a concise and legible manner.
  • Communicate to the Department Manager or Supervisor any problems/repairs that cannot be completed within a reasonable period of time or where a problem is unresolved
  • Report any discrepancies noted to the Supervisor as relates to company tooling/equipment
  • Learn, understand and follow the company work order and parts requisition process as written
  • Maintain a clean, neat, and efficient work area
  • Repair and calibrate shop equipment as assigned.
  • Inspect avionics repairs and avionics mod work as necessary. 
  • Teach and assist with the training for Avionics Repair Technician level 1 personnel. 
  • Other duties as assigned.


Job requirements

Top candidates will possess excellent oral and written communication skills, self-starter, dependable as well as having a natural ability to understand, trouble shoot and repair complex avionics systems.

 Other requirements include:

  • Five plus years’ experience working on and troubleshooting aircraft avionics and airframe systems.
  • Experience working with and repairing the following aircraft systems:
    • Autopilots
    • Flight Management Systems
    • Navigation and Communication Systems
    • EFIS
    • Aircraft Electrical Systems
    • Lighting
    • Pitot and Static Systems
  • College or Military training in Aviation
  • Any bench repair capabilities would be a plus
  • Ability to obtain FCC licensing and FAA Repairman Certificate
  • A strong sense of urgency with all tasks