Jobs at Alaska Airlines & Horizon Air

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Job Information

Alaska Airlines Avionics Technician in Seattle, Washington

Company Alaska Airlines

Starting Rate

USD $35.52/Hr.

The Team

Our M&E team has earned the FAA’s prestigious Diamond Award for almost 20 consecutive years -- the only major carrier to receive the award for as many years, and the most of any airline. From our parts warehouse to the maintenance hangar, our Ready, SAFE, Go mindset prioritizes safety in all that we do -- for our guests and coworkers. If you share our values to safety and excellence, we want to hear from you.

Role Summary

The Line Avionics Technician is responsible for repair and maintenance of aircraft electrical and electronic equipment for the Maintenance & Engineering (M&E) division of Alaska Airlines (AS). As a member of the M&E division, this individual contributor role performs all functions in the repair and maintenance of aircraft. This is a union represented position.

Key Duties

  • Repair and perform maintenance of aircraft electrical and electronic equipment.Inspect, test, adjust and repair aircraft communication, navigation and flight control systems.

  • Adhere to all internal Alaska Airlines policies and procedures and governing workplace rules of conduct to ensure no direct threat to the health and safety of others, including adherence to all security process, procedures and related requirements.

  • Perform all work in a prompt timely manner, adhering to all attendance reliability policies and procedures.

  • Exercise the authority of an Airframe & Powerplant (A&P)/ FCC in signing the Aircraft Maintenance Log for Airworthiness Release or Return to Service of an aircraft or aircraft component, ensuring such is in accordance with ASA policies and procedures.

  • Ensure that a clean, safe, and orderly work area is maintained at all times.

Job-Specific Experience, Education & Skills

Required

  • 2 or more years of experience on commercial heavy jet aircraft and/or military aircraft.

  • Strong knowledge of aircraft systems.

  • Ability to consistently lift 70 lbs.

  • Must be able to bend, stoop, squat, reach and grasp.

  • Ability to troubleshoot and problem solve technical issues.

  • Knowledge of Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulations and company procedures.

  • Valid Airframe & Powerplant (A&P) license.

  • Valid FCC license or the ability to attain one within 60 days of hire.

  • Must have a valid and operable driver’s license.

  • Flexible to work varied shifts including nights, weekends, and holidays.

  • Ability to communicate in English.

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Minimum age of 18.

  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.

Preferred

  • 4 or more years of avionics technician experience.

  • Experience using schematics and wiring diagrams.

Job-Specific Leadership Expectations

Embody our values to own safety, do the right thing, be kind-hearted, deliver performance, and be remarkable.

Total Rewards

Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air pay and benefits can vary by company, location, number of regularly scheduled hours worked, length of employment, and employment status.

  • Medical, dental and vision benefits

  • 401k program with a company match up to 6%

  • Monthly incentive pay plan up to $150 per month

  • Annual incentive pay plan with a target 5% payout of annual earnings

  • Generous paid time off

  • Unlimited standby travel benefits on Alaska Airlines & Horizon Air

FLSA Status Non-Exempt
Employment Type Full-Time
Regular/Temporary Regular
Apply by 7:00 PM Pacific Time on 8/19/2022
Requisition Type Frontline
Location Seattle
Equal Employment Opportunity We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action (AA) employer that is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We take affirmative action to ensure equal opportunity for all qualified applicants and employees and do not discriminate based upon race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, reproductive health decisions, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disability status, genetic information (including family medical history), political views or activity, or other legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state, and local law. We may use your information to maintain the safety and security of Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air, its employees, and others as required or permitted by law. If you’d like to view a copy of our affirmative action plans, please fill out an AAP Inspection Request Form .
People of color, women, LGBTQIA+, immigrants, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Airport SIDA Badge Requirements Important update for non-crew employees working at an airport or maintenance hangar: Employees will be required to obtain a SIDA badge provided by the airport authority and maintain good standing in order to keep their SIDA badge. Review SIDA Badge Requirements for complete details.
I: Y - MTX
Job Locations USA-WA-Seattle
Requisition ID 2022-8812
Category Maintenance Technicians

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