Role and Responsibilities
CAE Middle East is recruiting a FSTD Support Technician I who will be part of a team providing Maintenance and Support for a fleet of Full Flight Simulators and Lower Level Training devices part of a Flight Crew Training Centre located in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The positions will be reporting to the Group Leader Technical Operations
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Independently perform the Preventive Maintenance Tasks (PMTs) and Daily Readiness (DR) on all training devices and associated systems. Oversee, and sign-off on the work of Simulator Support Assistants for more complex PMTs and tasks. Keep the associated PMT and DR records up to date and available at all times.
Run recurrent QTGs. Perform low level troubleshooting of issues on the training devices, using schematics, and aircraft/device system documentation. Make use of the Maintenance Management System to record, track, and review all maintenance activities.
Assist with recurrent updates of Nav DB, Terr DB, OIS & EFB Charts, Documents, and Perf Data, as well as IOS Lesson Plan uploads, and troubleshooting. Keep the associated records up to date and available at all times.
Accountable to maintain, keep track, and request consumable items and tools required to perform the Preventive Maintenance Tasks and Daily Readiness.
Support logistics duties, including yearly inventories, re-arrangement of stores, packing, preparation for shipping, etc… Perform housekeeping functions, administrative functions, and other tasks to support the technical services group, as reasonably required.
Comply with local & global CAE Environmental Health & Safety standards, instructions, and safe working procedures. Exercise duty of care for own H&S, and that of others who may be affected by his/her work.
2-Year Technical Diploma in Electronics, Electrical or Aviation Field and at least 1-3 years of related work experience.
Knowledge of the English Language, both spoken and written.
Highly engaged and motivated individual.
Good workmanship and works well within a team.
Demonstrates initiative and the ability to work under minimal supervision.
Able to work flexible shifts, and adapt to changing work schedules and shift patterns.
Basic understanding of aircraft terminology and simulation training devices.
Able to interpret schematics and other technical documents pertaining to simulation training devices.
Able to perform Preventive Maintenance Tasks and Daily Readiness on simulation training devices.
Must possess basic troubleshooting skills of Electronic, Electric, Hydraulic, and Pneumatic systems.
Able to use test equipment efficiently, and safely.
Basic computer skills with knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, etc…)
Knowledge of computer networking.
CAE thanks all applicants for their interest. However, only those whose background and experience match the requirements of the role will be contacted.
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