Primary Location: UNITED STATES-NORTH CAROLINA-ELIZABETH CITY
Security Clearance: NAC-I
The Sheet Metal Mechanic works closely with other mechanics and maintenance personnel on aircraft structural repairs.
- Locates cracks, breaks, holes, and dents in aircraft sheet metal structures and determines appropriate repairs from technical data to restore components to original strength.
- Forms stringers, bulkheads and ribs and reinforces damaged or weakened skin on structural members. Reads and interprets blueprints and determines dimensions, angles, and contours in performance of structural repair.
- Reports on work order status to the Lead Mechanic.
- Ensures all work is done according to specification, regulation and company policy.
- Ensures that all tools and associated equipment are 100% accounted for.
- Responds to work orders in a timely manner with emphasis on operations support.
- Perform other qualified duties as assigned
Knowledge & Skills
- Ability to communicate fluently in the English language.
- Able to communicate effectively and work well as a member of a team.
- Conducts oneself professionally through appearance and conduct.
- Basic knowledge of various computer applications such as Microsoft Office applications (i.e. Excel, Word, Power Point, and Outlook).
Experience & Education
- High School Diploma.
- Valid FAA A&P license preferred.
- Minimum of 4 years experience performing sheet-metal depot level repairs on aircraft.
- Experience in reading, comprehending, and interpreting technical documents, including manuals, technical data, and blueprints.
- 1 year experience with assigned aircraft preferred.
Physical Requirements/Working Environment
- Must be able to withstand extreme temperatures and environments while working in field conditions.
- Must be able to lift 50 pounds to waist level and 30 pounds to shoulder height.