Panasonic Avionics is the market leader in the world of In Flight Entertainment and Connectivity (IFEC), offering sophisticated products and unparalleled service levels to deliver industry leading in-flight entertainment through video, audio, games, software applications and telecommunications.
Our success is built upon our cutting-edge technology and outstanding customer service, driven by our corporate heritage and as we enter an exciting period of rapid global expansion to support new business, we are seeking experienced Maintenance Services Technicians to join our team at London Heathrow.
As a Maintenance Services Technician you will perform maintenance, preventive maintenance, and alterations to Panasonic Avionics’ In-flight Entertainment and Connectivity Systems on aircraft to include: troubleshooting and testing of electronic assemblies and units, the removal and replacement of electronic assemblies, units or cabling while installed in the aircraft and the modification/alteration of installed equipment.
Perform built-in test (BIT) and manual test of Panasonic Avionics Corporation IFE systems.
Troubleshoot electronic units, cabling or seat consoles in which failures occur down to the line replaceable modules, using knowledge of electronic theory.
Identify necessary repairs to restore functional acceptance, which may require the removal and replacement of defective line replaceable modules and/or cabling.
Operate airline communications equipment.
Communicate and interface with customer.
Document the testing and repairs using computer and bar-coding equipment.
Receive and prepare parts.
Assist in tracking the spares inventory.
Check aircraft logs for defects including deferrals
Sweep cabins for unreported defects
Maintain integrity of Maintenance Service Stores Inventory by completing all necessary stock room procedures, booking parts into stock, on to aircraft and out to repair.
Endeavour to meet, greet and dispatch each and every flight and perform the required tasks as per contract.
Ensure all necessary customer and Maintenance Service documentation is properly completed and filed prior to the end of the shift.
Aircraft documentation to be completed in accordance with customer specific requirements.
Your skills/ qualifications:
Must have an EASA CAT A1 or B1/B2 licence with B777/GE90 or A380 type rating
Aircraft maintenance experience essential
Avionics/ IFE experience desirable
Excellent communications skills (verbal and written)
Must hold a valid Driver’s Licence
Ability to work shifts
Ability to pass extensive security and background checks for Airside access