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We are currently looking for a Aircraft Maintenance Technician to join the Thales IFE team in Los Angeles, CA at the LAX Airport.
The Aircraft Maintenance Technician tests, repairs, services and modifies IFE equipment in accordance with FAA regulations, company IPM (Inspection Procedures Manuals), and AMM (Customer Maintenance Manuals).
Troubleshoots and repairs IFE equipment on-board customer aircrafts in accordance with FAA regulations, company IPM, ISO standards, and AMM's
Modifies equipment according to service bulletin and/or manufacturer documentation
Completes quality and production paper work, prepares estimates, and maintains maintenance documentation in accordance with current QA (Quality Assurance) requirements
Efficiently communicates with Management, Customer Service, Quality Assurance, and Material departments in support of the repair process
Attends on-site and or off-site company training sessions (occasional travel) when necessary and participates in OJT cross-training programs
Performs data and administrative entries using MXI and SERVO Maintenance software platform, to maintaining repair documentation, AOC and MCC job tasks, timesheets, material requisition, and other related technical data entries
Maintain high degree of communication and cooperation with Thales line maintenance organization, Airline Operation and Maintenance Control Centers and customers in all aspects of the position
Actively supports company culture evolution positive behavior and demeanor
Ability to work independently and as a team member
Familiar with MS Excel and other database programs desired
Strong experience and proficiency in MS Excel and other database programs desired
Must be customer oriented
Required Skills and Experience
Certification or technical school and two year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Requires A&P or just Airframe FAA certification, or must have an acceptable military experience for FAA to approve certification. Electronics Degree/certificate or equivalent experience in Avionics or electronics required (military or civilian) as well as knowledge on Information Technology (i.e. Ethernet networks).
Candidate must be familiar with static sensitive devices (ESD) principles and Aircraft FOD (Foreign Object Damage).
In addition to the Thales background investigation, the individual must also successfully pass the background check for the local airport authority and US Customs as required by the client to complete the work assigned.
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