Crane Aerospace & Electronics Technician IV in Lynnwood, Washington

Technician IV

Location: WA, Lynnwood

Req No.: 784


This position is part of Crane Aerospace & Electronics Aftermarket Team which offers world-class support to aircraft operators to help them reduce their cost of operation and to help keep airplanes flying safely.

If you are a hands-on, creative Technician IV that likes to work on highly technical products and solve diverse technical problems, please read on!

In this role you will be responsible for testing, troubleshooting, repairing, and modifying repair and overhaul (R&O) electronic components, electro-mechanical assemblies, parts, equipment, and systems by applying principles and theories of electronics, electrical circuitry, engineering mathematics, electronic and electrical testing, and physics.


  • Read component maintenance manuals, blueprints, wiring diagrams, schematic drawings, and engineering instructions for assembling electronics units, applying knowledge of electronic theory and components.

  • Test electronics units, using standard test equipment, and analyze results to evaluate performance and determine the need for adjustment.

  • Perform preventative maintenance and calibration of equipment and systems.

  • Test, and maintain circuitry or electronic components according to engineering instructions, technical manuals, and knowledge of electronics, using hand and power tools.

  • Adjust and replace defective or improperly functioning circuitry and electronics components, using hand tools and a soldering iron.

  • Write reports and record data on testing techniques, laboratory equipment, and specifications to assist engineers.

  • Identify and resolve equipment malfunctions, working with manufacturers and field representatives as necessary to procure replacement parts.

  • Maintain system logs and manuals to document testing and operation of equipment.

  • Provide user applications and engineering support and recommendations for new and existing equipment about installation, upgrades, and enhancement.

  • Provide customer support and education, working with users to identify needs, determine sources of problems and to provide information on product use.

Minimum Requirements:

  • 6+ years of experience in electronics and electromechanical troubleshooting

  • Engineering and Technology: Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. Demonstrated ability applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services.

  • Expert knowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming.

  • Expert knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.

  • Expert knowledge of transmission, broadcasting, switching, control, and operation of telecommunications systems.

  • Advanced design techniques, tools, and principals involved in the production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models.

  • Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications

  • Demonstrated experience managing one's own time and the time of others.

  • Critical Thinking: Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.

  • Monitoring: Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action. Abilities:

  • Near Vision: The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).

  • Finger Dexterity: The ability to make precisely coordinated movements of the fingers of one or both hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble very small objects.

Eligibility Requirement:

  • Must be a US Person under International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR rules)

  • High School Graduate

  • Able to work under Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Flight Standards District Office (FSDO) requirements to be eligible.

  • This is a FAA sensitive position that requires employees to participate in a random drug test pool.

Working Conditions:

  • Working conditions are normal for a manufacturing environment. Machinery operation requires the use of safety equipment to include but not limited to safety glasses, heel straps, and shop coats

  • Requires lifting up to 40 lbs

Crane Aerospace & Electronics offers competitive salaries and outstanding opportunities for career growth and development.

In our efforts to maintain a safe and drug-free workplace, Crane Aerospace & Electronics requires that candidates complete a satisfactory background check and pass a drug screen before employment. FAA sensitive positions require employees to participate in a random drug test pool.

Crane Co. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, military status, or national origin or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable local law.