Job Overview


About the Agency

Business Component: Northwest Mountain Region, Flight Standards Division, SkyWest Certificate Management Office (CMO), Salt Lake City, UT

Permanent Change of Station (PCS) - In accordance with applicable FAA Travel regulations, full relocation benefits will be paid (actual expenses).


Incumbent serves as Principal Avionics Inspector for the Air Transportation Oversight System (ATOS) Part 121. Functions as the primary avionics interface between assigned air carriers/air operators/air agencies/airmen/designees and the Federal Aviation Administration. The incumbent has program responsibility to assure that assigned organizations meet Federal Aviation Regulations with respect to maintenance, preventative maintenance, and alteration programs.

The Principal Avionics Inspector uses a systems safety approach for certification and surveillance of air carriers, and applies special technical and leadership skills to identify, analyze, assess and control hazards and risks of air carriers. The incumbent in conjunction with the Principal Maintenance Inspector will develop and manage the Continuous Airworthiness Maintenance Program (CAMP) that identifies potential weaknesses in air carrier systems and safety risks, and establish the planning infrastructure needed to support a systems approach to surveillance.