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Position:  A&P Certified Mechanic
Type:  Full Time
Location:  Fort Huachuca

Perform routine work and detailed instructions for special testing and/or activities. This position is responsible for providing flight line and ground support to include but not limited to towing, refueling, defueling, and launch and recovery of aircraft; may troubleshoot aircraft and system to determine related problems. Provide technical assistance in mechanical and inspection work. Assist with the development and review of new processes and procedures. Assist in training programs as required.

Tasks and Responsibilities:

 

  1. Performs scheduled and unscheduled maintenance.

 

  1. Inspects airframe, power plant, and propeller components at regular intervals per company approved procedures and/or government technical order requirements. Certify on-aircraft records that aircraft are in a condition safe for flight.

 

  1. Repair fuel or oil leaks or engine problems as required.

 

  1. Remove and replace airframe components as required.

 

  1. Troubleshoot and repair aircraft independently while on deployment to CONUS and OCONUS locations.

 

  1. Perform all launch and recovery tasks of aircraft to include ground operations, preflight items, ground observer responsibilities, and post flight items.

 

  1. Test, maintain and operate ground equipment.

 

  1. Assist in the training of new A&P Mechanics.

 

  1. Assist with new power plant development as required.

 

  1. Responsible for observing all laws, regulations and other applicable obligations wherever and whenever business is conducted on behalf of the Company. Expected to maintain a productive and safe working environment in accordance with established operating procedures and practices.

 

Required educational/skills background:

 

  1. High School diploma or equivalent and 2 or more years of mechanical/aviation/maintenance experience.

 

  1. Full knowledge of the job requirements and a broad understanding of the detailed aspects of the job.

 

  1. Ability to obtain DoD secret security clearance.

 

  1. Ability to travel six to eight (6-8) months per year.

 

  1. Knowledge of computer applications and operations pertinent to the field.

 

  1. Intermediate leadership, organization, planning, and delegation skills.

 

  1. Strong interpersonal skills to effectively communicate with employees and both military and civilian customers.

 

  1. Ability to work both independently and in a team is essential as is the ability to work extended hours as required.

 

  1. FAA Airframe and Power plant License. (preferred)

 

  1. AA degree in related discipline. (preferred)

 

  1. Military aircraft maintenance training. (preferred)

 

  1. General Aviation experience. (preferred)