Electronic Integrated systems Mechanic

Department of the Air Force Kirtland AFB, NM
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* You must be a member of the New Mexico Air National Guard to be eligible for this position

This National Guard position is for a ELECTRONIC INTEGRATED SYSTEMS MECHANIC, Position Description Number D2326000 and is part of the NM 150th SOW Maintenance Group, National Guard.

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* On a day-to-day basis, analyzes performance, tests, inspects, troubleshoots, identifies and isolates malfunctions, disassembles, modifies or repairs and reassembles the test stations or ECM Pods and their associated peripherals. Considers the complex interrelated variables arising from a mix of computer hardware and software, stimulus and measurement systems, and special purpose test subsystems. Analyzes malfunctions using schematics, logic and wiring diagrams, programming tables, computer program flow charts, software user guides, computer program listings and factory drawings. Diagnoses circuit operating characteristics using computer query, system peculiar test equipment, and computer diagnostics. Isolates problems to the failing part using equipment such as self-test diagnostics, oscilloscopes, frequency meters, signal generators, digital, and differential voltmeters, computer registers and printouts and other special and standard tools and test equipment. Removes and replaces components, assemblies, subassemblies, or parts using special and common hand tools, soldering devices and special electronic instruments.

* Modifies and updates avionics Pods and or support equipment and support software according to applicable technical publications. Analyzes program data and determines if the criteria is sufficient to provide adequate testing and troubleshooting.

* Connects associated testing equipment to interface the test station system to the aircraft system/Pod to facilitate maintenance/repair of POD or line replaceable units (LRUs) from the avionics systems such as radar, fire control, instrument, flight control, inertial navigation, malfunction analysis and recording equipment systems. Determines whether failures are caused by the unit under test (UUT), Pod, test station, or test program.

* Works with engineers and technicians in the development and/or modification of software, interfaces, extender equipment or additional items of test equipment and in validation of technical data concerning the repair, maintenance, and test of the test station and units under test.

* Complies with safety, fire, security, and housekeeping regulations. Ensures that material and equipment are properly stored, protected and maintained.

* Processes and accounts for Due in From Maintenance (DIFM) supply assets.

* Performs other duties as assigned.

Travel Required

Not required

Supervisory status


Promotion Potential


* Job family (Series)

2610 Electronic Integrated Systems Mechanic

* Requirements

Help Requirements Conditions of Employment

* This is an excepted service position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the employing state's National Guard, required prior to the effective date of placement.

* Selectee will be required to wear the military uniform.

* Acceptance of an excepted service position constitutes concurrence with these requirements as a condition of employment.

* Males born after 31 December 1959 must be registered for Selective Service.

* Federal employment suitability as determined by a background investigation.

* May be required to successfully complete a probationary period.

* Participation in direct deposit is mandatory.


Military Grades: Enlisted (E-5 and below)

Compatible Military Assignments: AFSC: 2A2X3

GENERAL EXPERIENCE: An applicant must have a validated understanding of the basic principles and concepts of the occupational series and grade.

SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: Qualification factors include education and competencies in performing work on integrated systems. Applicants must have the competencies (skills, knowledge, abilities, and behaviors) required to perform the duties on assigned aircraft in the Air National Guard Aviation Wing, Maintenance Group, Aircraft Maintenance Squadron or Maintenance Squadron; Avionics Element or Avionics Shop; Communications, Navigation/Electronic Warfare or Guidance and Control; Electronic Circuit Maintenance Pod Test Station (Pod Shop) or Electronic Circuit Maintenance Test Station (Avionics Back-Shop).