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Job Role:
Airport and Ground Staff, Other
United States
Not specified
Job description


Security Clearance: NAC-I

Job Summary

The Aircraft Machinist provides machinist support for aircraft, engines and support equipment. Performs tasks under minimum supervision.

Principal Accountabilities

(Typical duties include the following, although specific duties vary by assignment or contract.)

  • Repairs/fabricates parts for aircraft, engines and support equipment.
  • Maintains shop equipment.
  • Complies with the requirements of the FOD prevention, housekeeping, tool control, environmental and safety programs.
  • Completes all necessary manual and automated records required by USCG and Company directives.
  • Operates portable fire-fighting equipment.
  • Follows technical data, manuals, regulations, and other maintenance directives as required.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Knowledge & Skills

  • Working knowledge of machine shop practices and procedures is required.
  • Working knowledge of drawings, blueprints, maintenance instructions and other applicable USCG and Company directives.
  • Ability to read and write and to comprehend technical data.

Experience & Education

  • Minimum of four (4) years of experience in machine shop operations is required.
  • One (1) year experience in aviation machine tool operations.
  • Prior experience on C-130 aircraft is desirable.
  • Completion of high school or the equivalent is required. Completion of specialized courses is desired.

Physical Requirements/Working Environment

  • May work in maintenance hangar or outside.
  • May be exposed to extreme noise from jet aircraft.
  • Special Conditions - Must be able to lift a minimum weight of 50 lbs., stand for prolonged periods of time, and have the ability to climb ladders and stairs.