Are you looking for a role where you can bring your mechanical mindset, intuitive problem-solving background and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment where you can learn and grow? Do you have a passion for learning new things, enjoy a manufacturing environment with a focus on quality and looking to take on new projects? Techniques used and learned in this role are practical and useful for any repair situation that may arise throughout life and is what our Maintenance & Repair Technician will own for us!

We are the perfect sized organization where you can make a difference and see your work come to life! We need a roll-up-your-sleeves attitude to help position our company for new growth and improved social responsibility. AvtechTyee offers great benefits and a focus on career development.  We’re backed by a corporation but with a small company feel.  We have autonomy, close-knit teams, and a wide variety of products and processes that you can play with so you will never be bored. AvtechTyee believes that in-person interactions are necessary to support and drive innovation, productivity, cross-functional collaboration, effective communication, team cohesion, and employee engagement.  Working on site at the facility is required.

A Day-in-the-life for this role:
  • Diagnose and repair hydraulic, pneumatic, manual, and electrical systems
  • Design and fabricate solutions to problems. Machining, welding, and metal fabrication skills a plus.
  • Maintain machine coolant, waylube and chip bins
  • Complete facility inspections and preventative maintenance procedures.
  • Willing and able to learn new skills and be open to modern maintenance techniques
  • Operate scissor lifts and forklift.
  • Complete projects from start to finish
  • Searching for and procure supplies and tools
  • Create and complete work orders and PM’s in Emaintenance program with high level of detail and communication
  • Find and read machine diagrams & manuals.
  • Communicate effectively over the phone to diagnose issues.
  • Diagnose and repair plumbing systems
  • Other duties related to facility maintenance and Environmental Health and Safety tasks  
  • Provide excellent service to internal customers and professional interactions with external vendors
Experience you will bring to the role:
  • High School Diploma or Equiv.
  • 5+ year’s industry experience as millwright/mechanic or formal training in maintenance/engineering related fields. Open to Technical school certifications or bachelor’s degrees in related fields. 
  • Experience with mechanical systems, specifically CNC machines.
  • Strong focus and attention to detail
  • Excellent problem solving and decision-making skills
  • Ability to work independently with limited supervision
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Ability to communicate effectively, orally and written
  • Ability to listen and follow detailed instructions
  • Ability to learn new computer software
  • Excellent physical awareness of surrounding environment and dangers
  • Strong Mechanical and troubleshooting skills
*Must be authorized to work in the U.S.
**This position requires either a US Person (as defined in applicable export regulations) or a non-US person who is eligible to obtain required export authorization**

The target wage/salary range for this role is $25/hr.- $40/hr., depending on education and experience.

Benefits Include:
  • 9/80 Work Schedule – every other Friday off
  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • Company-Paid Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Company-Paid Short- and Long-Term Disability
  • HSA with potential company contribution, and/or FSA/DCFSA
  • 401(k) with 3% match with no LOS requirement
  • Accident/Hospital Indemnity/Critical Illness Coverage
  • Auto/Home, Legal, Identify Theft, and Pet Insurance
  • Allowance for Safety Glasses
  • Allowance for Safety Shoes
  • 10 Company-Paid Holidays
  • 100% Education Reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Volunteer Time Off
  • Referral Bonuses
  • Quarterly lunches and other events
Since 1958 AvtechTyee has been a leader in the design, development, and manufacture of electronic systems and structural parts for the aerospace industry, with a focus in Communications, Power Lighting and Control, Electro-Mechanical, Switches and Connectors, Indicators, and Rods and Struts.  AvtechTyee’ s products are flying onboard 42 aircraft types within the air transport, regional commuter, and business jet sectors, serving 450 customers in 49 countries of the world.  AvtechTyee manufactures a large range of Tie Rods, Push-Pull Rods, and Control Rods assemblies in Aluminum, Titanium, or Stainless Steel and our composite strut design combines lightweight composite materials with AvtechTyee’s proprietary insert.  AvtechTyee can design a customized rod to fit any aerospace application. Our versatility in supporting aerospace electronics requirements ranges from the custom design and manufacturing of complex power supplies to complete Digital Audio Systems. The innovative design teams at AvtechTyee help anchor our competitive edge in this industry as we offer a broad range of system solutions and a proven ability to design, certify and manufacture equipment requiring electrical, mechanical, optical and software capabilities.

AvtechTyee is a federal contractor subject to the requirements of the Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act.
AvtechTyee is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our application process as a result of your disability.  To request an accommodation, contact the Human Resources Department at 425-249-5290.


Department: Facilities
This is a full time position

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