We are pioneers. We were the first to break the sound barrier and design the first functional jetpack. We were aboard NASA's first lunar mission and brought advanced tiltrotor systems to market. Today, we are defining the future of on-demand mobility. At Bell, we are proud to be an iconic company with superb talent, rapidly creating novel and coveted vertical lift experiences.
This position will function as an Avionics Technician in the Aircraft Customization department at Bell's Piney Flats, TN location.
Avionics repair and system installation.
Testing and maintaining electrical systems, to include troubleshooting, flight testing, and compass swings.
Perform system configurations and use test equipment to perform system checks.
Complete VSWR checks.
Fabrication of custom sheet metal items.
Installing wires and building wiring harnesses.
Interface with customers / customer interaction required at times.
Other duties as assigned
High School Diploma or equivalent required
Additional training in electrical installations or wiring may be a plus
Approximately 2 or more years of progressive experience related to position duties. Additional experience may qualify candidate for higher level position/pay grade.
FAA A&P or A certificate would be a plus.
Ability to solve routine problems and to work with limited supervision.
Familiarity with wiring schematics and electrical principles.
Ability to fabricate wiring harnesses a plus.
Ability to read and understand installation instructions, maintenance manuals and blueprints.
Sheet metal knowledge helpful.
Ability to follow written and verbal instruction.
Ability to purchase own tools required for the jobs assigned.
Must work as a team member to ensure quality and timely completion of aircraft to meet schedule.
Ability to work overtime as required
Ability to sit, stand, crawl, climb ladders, and work in tight spaces as required.
Ability to stand for long periods of time, up to duration of shift
Ability to lift 25 lbs.
Don't miss the chance to join a diverse, inclusive environment where you feel a sense of belonging. As a member of our global workforce, you will collaborate with dedicated, enthusiastic teams where unique experiences, backgrounds and ideas combined with a strong passion for our products take us above and beyond flight.