Primary Location: UNITED STATES-CALIFORNIA-MCCLELLAN
Security Clearance: None
(CBA Title: Lead, FAA Certified Airframe & Powerplant Technician)
- Lead – Incumbents at this level coordinate and assign work in the hangar dock for their crew, inspect the work of other technicians, plan the daily workflow, coordinate the documentation of the maintenance and repair of aircraft, recover damaged aircraft, and coordinate the flow of spare and repair parts.
- This a working lead position.
- Perform other qualified duties as assigned
Knowledge & Skills
- FAA federal aviation regulations pertaining to the maintenance and repair of aircraft; engines and airframe systems; FAA-approved CDF Maintenance and Inspection procedures, techniques, and procedures; aircraft shop maintenance organization, workload assessment, and assignment; and fleet aircraft structure, systems, controls, engines and components.
- Organize and lead a group of aviation maintenance technicians in the scheduled maintenance of CDF type specific aircraft, in depth knowledge of CDF type specific components, and systems on the CDF aircraft that the Lead Technician will be assigned to organize and lead a group of technicians in the emergency repair and recovery of CDF damaged aircraft; inspect aircraft and systems for condition and continued airworthiness; return aircraft to service after major modification, maintenance and repair; maintain aircraft work order packages and complete all necessary documentation on the maintenance of aircraft; track technician work hours and track the sop hours involved in various levels of maintenance.
- Extensive knowledge of FAA approved CDF Maintenance and Inspection system forms and procedures.
Experience & Education
- Possession of the following certificates: FAA Airframe & Powerplant Technician’s certificate and FAA Inspection Authorization and a valid class C California drivers license and three years of work experience as a Journey level certificated A&P Technician performing maintenance on CDF type specific aircraft (in addition to five years of work at the entry level, military experience may qualify for the five year entry level requirement if the level of work and responsibility was equal to that of a certificated A&P Technician).
- State may waive FAA Inspection Authorization if State determines that proposed lead Technician has extensive equivalent military experience.
Physical Requirements/Working Environment