Avionics Technician

Location: Anchorage

Company: Northern Air Maintenance Services, Inc.

Employment Type: Full Time

Region: Alaska

Job Category: Maintenance

Publish Date: September 24, 2019

Company Description: Northern Air Maintenance Inc. (NAMS), headquartered in Anchorage, is a Part 145 repair station that provides fleet maintenance, ground services and other general support services for Shared Services in Anchorage, Deadhorse and Fairbanks, Alaska. In addition to maintaining a fleet of three (3) B737-700’s, NAMS provides all below-wing services including baggage handling, aircraft catering and marshalling as well as ticket counter and passenger screening and boarding services. NAMS employs over 100 people in Anchorage, Fairbanks and Deadhorse to service the Boeing 737 fleet as well as mechanics in Alpine to provide contract maintenance services for Conoco Phillips’ twin otter and casa.


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Northern Air Maintenance Services, Inc.

Avionics Technicians perform Line Maintenance, troubleshoot and repair complex aircraft avionics problems and perform occasional avionics bench work. Avionics Technicians also perform scheduled and unscheduled aircraft and component inspections with some general ramp service for customer aircraft in a FAR Part 145 Repair Station environment. Will be required to perform the duties of flight mechanic when scheduled. Other duties as assigned.


High school graduate or General Education Degree (GED). FCC General Radiotelephone Operator’s license preferred. Valid FAA Airframe and/or Power Plant certificate required. Boeing 737 experience preferred with preference given to those with past FAR Part 145 Repair Station experience. Experience in wire harness build-up and breakout boxes for troubleshooting a plus. Ability to move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 70 pounds. Ability to stand on ladders for up to two hours. Possess a valid drivers license with good driving record for past five years. Regular attendance, occasional overtime and shift work is required. Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test, 5-year background check, 10-year criminal history check and security threat assessment.