Primary Location: UNITED STATES-MARYLAND-ANDREWS AFB
Security Clearance: Secret
The Non-Destructive Inspection Technician II performs inspection of aircraft, engines and ground support equipment for structural integrity using non-destructive inspection methods and performs fluid analysis.
- Performs the duties of an NDI Level II Examiner IAW NAS-410 and is certified for specific techniques in a given method of non-destructive inspections for aircraft, engines, and ground support equipment.
- Performs both on and off equipment maintenance.
- Performs certified tasks with minimum supervision.
- Performs non-destructive inspections of aircraft, engine components, and ground support equipment, using industrial radiographic, ultrasonic, eddy current, fluorescent penetrate, magnetic particle, and optical inspection techniques.
- Performs NDI testing, including that associated with TCTO related inspections, IAW applicable technical data.
- Notifies maintenance personnel regarding the extent and location of each defect detected during NDI activities and documents each defect on applicable forms.
- Uses Core Automated Maintenance System (CAMS) computers.
- Accomplishes process controls, and performs operator maintenance of assigned NDI equipment.
- Ensures compliance with all applicable safety, housekeeping, tool control, and FOD prevention programs.
- Maintains technical orders and composite tool kits.
- Assists in training and direction of assigned personnel.
- Must be able to work dayshift, night shift, and/or weekend shift as required.
- Shall perform other duties as may be assigned, to include TDY and travel.
- Performs other duties, as required.
Knowledge & Skills
- Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English.
- Skills and knowledge to perform specific tests, calibrations, and interpretations and evaluations for acceptance or rejection.
- Working knowledge of the types and locations of defects to be expected is required.
- Must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance and a government flightline driver’s license.
Experience & Education
- Graduation from the U.S. Air Force NDI School or equivalent is required.
- During the last eight (8) years must have a minimum of three (3) years recent aircraft and component non-destructive inspection experience in inspection techniques such as eddy current, liquid penetrant, magnetic particle, ultrasonic, radiographic and meet NAS 410 Level II NDI requirements.
- Familiarization with COMNAVAIRFORINST 4790.2 Series and other applicable Navy instructions, Radiological Affairs Support Program (RASP) Manual NAVSEA S0420-AA-RAD-010 (RAD-010), Maintenance Instruction Manuals (MIMs), Illustrated Parts Breakdown (IPBs), manufacturer's manuals and company instructions.
Physical Requirements/Working Environment
- This classification activity is usually accomplished in a hangar/shop/flight line environment and as such requires the scope of physical movements and postures normally associated with these activities.
- May be required to lift objects whose weight normally will not exceed 50 pounds.
- Special vision abilities required to perform this job are close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust and focus.
- No travel required