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Maintenance Repair Operations, Unlicensed Mechanic / Technician
United States
Job description
Maintains repairs and modifies aircraft structures, structural components and engines of complex to extreme difficulty, maintains and repairs aircraft components including but not limited to flight controls, engines, hydraulics, pneumatics, fuel systems and mechanical components, and applies technical knowledge of airframe and power plant systems in determining equipment malfunctions and applies technical expertise in restoring equipment condition and operation.Location: Fort Hood - MFTB 120thFLSA: Hourly SCAStatus: Full-timeContract Status: CurrentDuties And ResponsibilitiesThis worker also applies professional technical expertise and guidance to solve complex problems by interpreting technical data such as blueprints or manufactures' manuals. Work typically requires a thoroughly comprehensive knowledge of aircraft mechanical component troubleshooting/repair procedures and replacement of components, a thorough knowledge of aircraft sheet metal/structural modification and repair and the ability to determine functionality of non-complex electrical systems. A detailed knowledge of aircraft unique tools such as test equipment, torque wrenches, dial indicators, micrometers, cable tensiometers, sheet metal brakes and sheers, etc. is required.The incumbent must possess the experience and ability to provide technical support to structural/mechanical engineers and customers alike, must possess excellent organizational skills in prioritizing workload to meet aircraft delivery schedule. This worker will be required to make entries in aircraft logs and records, and is responsible for providing guidance and technical expertise to lower level technicians throughout all aircraft modifications and/or maintenance efforts.Qualifications FAA A&P license preferred but not required Must be able to prioritize workload to maintain schedules on assigned projects Working knowledge of technical publications Must be able to read, write and speak English fluently Able to deal with stressful situation while maintaining a professional attitude Must be able to work all shifts and overtime as needed, shift times/work weeks may be altered to meet customer requirements with minimum amount of notification May be required to travel Must be able to obtain and maintain security clearances and access as required by the contract Must possess a valid driver's license High school diploma and at least ten (3) years' of documented experience on AH-64 aircraft Working conditions Must be able to safely move about in an aviation maintenance environment Must be able to sit, stand, squat, walk, and talk for extended periods during shift. Frequently required to stand, walk, sit, use hand-to-finger movements, handle or feel objects, tools or controls, and reach with arms and hands, and work from heights Occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, climb for limited periods of time Regularly required to talk and/or be able to hear Must occasionally be able to lift and/or move up to 30 pounds Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to focus.Physical Requirements Must be able to safely move about in aircraft maintenance environment Must be able to sit, stand, squat, walk, and talk for extended periods during shiftDirect reportsReports directly to the Maintenance Manager AviationWe are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. #ESPJ
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