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Job Role:
Maintenance Repair Operations, Unlicensed Mechanic / Technician
United States
Not specified
Job description


Security Clearance: Secret

Job Summary T-6 A&P Mechanic

Performs organizational and intermediate level maintenance on T-6 aircraft. Is responsible for servicing, troubleshooting, repairing and modifying aircraft systems to ensure continued airworthiness. These tasks are performed on avionics & electrical systems, engines, flight controls and airframe components. Repairs are performed using hand tools, power tools, machines, and equipment such as shears, sheet metal brake, welding equipment, rivet gun, and drills. Reads and interprets manufacturers’ maintenance manuals, service bulletins, and other specifications to determine feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components.

Principal Accountabilities

Work Tasks: The following tasks are examples of the effort required to perform the duties outlined in the purpose of the position. This list is not all-inclusive.

  • Perform duties as outlined in the purpose of this position.
  • Comply with written Customer and company maintenance and logistics procedures and policies.
  • Comply with the FAA regulations as applicable.
  • Know, understand and comply with the requirements outlined in the contract performance work statement (PWS).
  • Comply with aircraft records procedures outlined in DA PAM 738-751.
  • Ensure aircraft discrepancies are properly recorded in accordance with approved maintenance procedures and within the terms of the contract.
  • Know and understand the functions and requirements of computerized maintenance software.
  • Maintain a clean and organized work place.
  • Perform aircraft recovery missions as necessary.
  • Deploy the overseas locations to support operations requirements as required
  • Perform engine run or taxi operations. Meet requirement to obtain certification within 12 months of employment.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Management.
  • May be required to work and/or rotate for a multiple shift operation.
  • Required to provide own hand tools, marked, shadowed and inventoried AR I/A/W 95.20 (GOP).
  • Reports To: ite Supervisor or AM3

Knowledge & Skills

  • Possesses a valid FAA Aircraft & Powerplant (A&P) license and shows compliance with FAR 65.83, recent experience requirements.
  • Working knowledge of turbo-prop aircraft systems and the use of common aircraft hand and specialized tools
  • Obtain/maintain secret security clearance.
  • Must be able to speak, read, write and understand English.
  • Reliable, self-motivated, and able to deal with stressful situations and timelines while maintaining professional and non-confrontational attitude.

Experience & Education

  • High School degree or equivalent required.
  • Completion of a specialized T-6 maintenance course preferred
  • Five (5) years of general aircraft experience, three (3) of which specific to the T-6 preferred

Physical Requirements/Working Environment

  • Be physically able to deploy to overseas locations.
  • Must possess an unexpired US Passport.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license.
  • Be physically able to perform aircraft mechanic duties.
  • Ability to move freely about the interior and access all areas in order to perform all maintenance tasks
  • Stand, squat, sit, walk, work with arms overhead for extended periods of time.
  • Pull, push, lift up to 50 lbs.


FAA A&P Certificate Required

Possess own Tools for the job (required)

Ability to obtain Secret clearance required

Valid Drivers license for flightline required

5 years of aircraft maintenance with 3 years on T-6 preferred