GENERAL DESCRIPTION:It is the Mission of Kubick Aviation Services, Inc. to be a vital partner in the local general aviation community by offering quality aviation services at competitive prices. We are currently seeking an experienced and qualified Avionics Systems Manager to join our growing team. The right candidate will enjoy a fast-pace, ever-changing environment. Kubick Aviation Services, Inc. values their employees and strives to offer opportunities for professional growth. The Avionics Systems Manager is a hands-on supervisory role, responsible for all aspects of the Avionics Department. RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:•Perform maintenance and complete installations on aircraft avionics components and electrical systems components, such as, airborne navigation/communication systems, weather radar, autopilot, compass systems, and accessories in accordance with MFG specifications and FAA guidelines.•Troubleshoot to determine malfunctions on aircraft avionics components and electrical systems components, such as, airborne navigation/communication systems, weather radar, autopilot, compass systems, and accessories component level.•Test and inspect aircraft communications components, navigation components, weather radar, autopilot, compass systems, and accessories to MFG specifications.•Repair, overhaul and modify aircraft communication components, navigation components, autopilot and other electrical systems components and accessories to MFG specifications.•Complete all checklists, forms and reports as required in accordance with the company, government, and FAA regulations and guidelines.•Participate in on-the-job training with on-site personnel.•Maintain adequate knowledge to understand and follow the repair facility's Inspection Procedures Manual.•Exhibit positive courteous behavior with customers, businesses, and coworkers.•Assist coworkers and those in other departments to successfully perform job tasks and functions when necessary.• Providing leadership and direction to all personnel within the Avionics Department and other applicable co-workers.•Participating with management to strategize and implement new avionics tactics.•Leading by example and setting standards while displaying and promoting a positive attitude toward work and other personnel.•Responsible for communicating work assignments to personnel, and ensuring all repairs are accomplished by approved methods and techniques while minimizing delays and increasing production and efficiency.•Ensure that all applicable Repair Station forms utilized by the avionics department personnel are properly completed. Ensure all paperwork is completed by personnel in the proper order prior to continuing to another task.•Perform related work as assigned.
Education and/or experience•Two-year degree or certificate from an accredited two (2) year college, university or technical school in avionics maintenance OR a related field (such as E&I) OR equivalent military training OR Two (2) years directly related experience in the field of avionics bench level maintenance.Certificates, Licenses, registrations:•FCC General Radiotelephone License desirable.Knowledge, skills, and abilities:•Effective written and oral communication.•Effective use of computer and computer programs such as Microsoft Office, Word and Excel.•Assist in problem analysis and independent decision making.•Interpret drawings, specifications and schematics of aircraft avionics/electronic componentsKnowledge of the following is required:•Aircraft component repair•Avionics, electronic and electrical test equipment•Military or commercial aviation maintenance and its terminology•Federal Aviation Requirements (FAR)
Additional Salary Information: Compensation:•Based upon qualifications and experience
Kubick Aviation Services, Inc. was founded by Chad Kubick in 2004. The company, located in Kingsford, Michigan, started out in aircraft maintenance. It later expanded to provide fuel services. In April, 2014 Kubick bought the assets to Superior Aviation and moved their operations into the Superior Aviation hangar. This move offered a prime location on the runway and the addition of avionics servic...es. After acquiring Superior Aviation's assets, Chad began the process of becoming qualified by the FAA to conduct on demand air charter services. It had taken a full year, however UP North Airways, a division of Kubick Aviation, now operates under it's air carrier certification with four different aircraft. When asked why he started Kubick Aviation Services, Inc., Chad responded that he has always had a love for aviation.