ATHENA Avionics Tech II

Job Locations Camp Humphries S. Korea
Work Region
Aviation Support - Production and Maintenance

Position Summary

MAG is looking for certified A&P personnel to perform maintenance on two Global 6500 aircraft in support of the United States Army's ATHENA-R program.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Duties include, but not limited to:

  • The Avionics Technician II will work under minimal to self-direction under a Lead or Manager following intermediate engineering drawings & schematics to install, repair and/or modify electrical/ avionic (Communications-Navigation, Instruments, etc.) 
  • Performs operational checks, bench checks troubleshoots and isolates malfunctions in complex aircraft systems and subsystems avionics equipment.  
  • Tests avionics equipment under simulated or actual operating conditions to determine performance and airworthiness, using test equipment, such as oscilloscopes, IFR 4000/IFR 6000, and circuit analyzers.  
  • Calibrates installed or repaired equipment to prescribed specifications.
  • Annotates maintenance actions in aircraft records. Works with customer, engineering, and other technicians to troubleshoot avionics/ electronic malfunctions by necessary correspondence to resolve and provide information for corrective action(s). 
  • Performs Avionics system and component Pre/Post maintenance operational checks. 
  • Performs scheduled and unscheduled maintenance and inspections in accordance with manufacturers and FAA recommended and mandatory instructions.  
  • Assists/ leads in the final checkout of new installations or the modification of aircraft avionic systems and components. Reads and interprets manufacture’s maintenance manuals, service bulletins, technical data and other specifications.
  • Assists with the jacking and towing of aircraft, enters the maintenance records description of the work performed. Has thorough knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, tools and procedures within the commercial/ military aviation field.
  • Receives technical guidance, as required, from Manager or higher-level technician, will occasionally be required to lead teams through more complex aircraft relevant tasks. Meet goals and objectives by successful installations and/ or repairs per engineering drawings/ schematics and various requirements.  
  • Responsible for the fabrication of wiring, parts, sub-assemblies and installations and/ or repairs to structure and avionics systems. Ensure that appropriate levels of Quality and compliance are met for all assigned work in a timely and cost-effective manner. Provides fabrication and technical support to peers as required.  
  • Perform manufacturing and maintenance activities for the effective management of organizational goals and objectives, configuration and document controls, work package execution, standard metrics within the department, and product quality.
  • Interface with all departments to ensure cooperative effort. CONUS travel to customer locations required. Perform other qualified duties as assigned to include general hangar activities such as aircraft towing, weight and balance, etc.
  • Prior ISR operational support experience is required. Working ability to interpret schematic diagrams, engineering drawings and charts of assigned systems is required.
  • Candidate should be highly knowledgeable in advanced electronic principles and circuit analysis.
  • Must possess advanced ability to trace signal flow, understand interrelationships of circuits, interpret waveforms and voltages.
  • Must have excellent soldering and harness/ wiring skills, PC board, surface mount and crimping experience.
  • Must possess an advanced knowledge of all standard test equipment, technical publications, and maintenance procedures. Must be able to operate autonomously to perform individual tasks and assignments.
  • Must establish and maintain effective work relationships and as well as interface daily with the customer for feedback on operation and issue support for the Special Mission Equipment.


Minimum Requirements


Knowledge and Skills

  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Active Secret Security Clearance
  • Have and maintain a valid US Passport
  • FAA Airframe and Powerplant Certificate
  • Performing FAR Part 91-411 & 91-413 checks and recertification of altimeters/ encoding and transponder


  • Completion of high school or equivalent (2-year technical trade school) and/or U.S. military technical schools or specialized training course.
  • 2+ years of actual and recent avionics maintenance/ troubleshooting experience on equipment typically installed on general aviation aircraft. (. i.e. Garmin, Bendix King, Honeywell/Collins Radios)


  • A valid FCC License with radar endorsement.
  • Broad technical structure experience
  • Bombardier Global 5000/6000/6500 experience.

Special Note

The position is contingent upon candidate’s ability to meet physical and medical requirements as needed by the position; including compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local jurisdictional requirements.

Government or customer site-specific requirements may include, but are not limited to, proof of full COVID-19 vaccination status, except in circumstances where a candidate is legally entitled to an accommodation.

Company Policy

MAG Aerospace (MAG) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to Diversity and Inclusion. We encourage diverse candidates to apply to our positions.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.
Click below for the “Know Your Rights" and “Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination” supplement posters.

MAG Aerospace (MAG) is committed to providing an online application process that is accessible to all, including individuals with a disability, by offering an alternative way to apply for job openings. This alternative method is available for those who cannot otherwise complete the online application due to a disability or need for accommodation.
MAG provides reasonable accommodation to applicants under the guidance of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam-Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974, and certain state and/or local laws.

If you need assistance due to a disability, please contact the MAG Aerospace Recruiting email: or call (703) 376-8993.


Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed

Need help finding the right job?

We can recommend jobs specifically for you! Click here to get started.