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Aviation Repairman

Grand Rapids, Michigan
Manufacturing & Operations

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Job Description

 

Eaton aerospace division is currently seeking an Aviation Repairman to join our team!
The Aviation Repairman will work in our repairs department, performing incoming test, troubleshooting, evaluation and outgoing test of repair/production units in accordance with approved technical data. Repairmen are expected to operate in accordance with applicable FAA regulation and OEM recommendations on a cost effective basis, resulting in exceptional customer satisfaction levels.  This position reports to the Supervisor/Manager Assembly RO or Assembly Production. This position is based at our Grand Rapids, Michigan facility and will be working on day shift. 
 
Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.
 
  • You will detect and isolate performance discrepancies at each phase of assembly.
  • You will assist Manufacturing Engineering and Quality Engineering on implementing assembly and test procedures.
  • You will troubleshoot hardware without written instructions. Use documents to evaluate components of an assembly.
  • You will troubleshoot test problems including component and equipment. May be required to troubleshoot down to component level circuit boards. May be required to repair and replace circuit boards to service.
  • You will train technicians on test procedures. Train assemblers in troubleshooting procedures. Will train others in problem solving techniques as needed.
  • You may act as department representative in Customer audits/visits.
  • You will lead team meetings in process improvements.
 
When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.
We are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

Qualifications

Required (Basic) Qualifications:
  • No relocation provided. Candidates must reside within 50 miles of  Grand Rapids MI to be considered.
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.
  • Minimum 6 years’ experience of assembly and testing
  •  A&P mechanic certification or Associates Degree in Technical field required from an accredited institution
 
 
Preferred qualifications:
  • Repairman certification issued by FAA
  • Experience with repair/training from major airlines
  • 8+ years of experience of assembly and testing with electromechanical actuators
 
Position Success Criteria:
  • Ability to read assembly and dimensional blueprints, wiring diagram, and electrical schematics.
  • Required computer skills for processing and analysis of data.
  • Strong working knowledge of shop test equipment and test procedures. Must be capable of maintenance, calibration and operation of laboratory test equipment.
  • Working knowledge of Federal Aviation regulations. (If assigned to Repair Station).
  • Working knowledge of electrical test equipment.
  • In depth product knowledge through testing and evaluation of units to identify failures.
  • Ability to lead team meetings in process improvements.
 
We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.
 

 

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: AER FMC Fuel Motion Control Systems

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: No

Requisition ID: 057062