DynCorp International LLC. Aircraft Mechanic II (Sheet Metal) in ANDREWS AFB, Maryland
Responsible for support of highly sensitive HQ USAF operational plans and safe air transportation for Cabinet Members, senior military leaders, and visiting foreign dignitaries.
Performs scheduled and unscheduled aircraft maintenance, performs repairs and modifications to aircraft structures and structural components of moderate difficulty, maintains and repairs aircraft components including but not limited to flight controls, engines, hydraulics, pneumatics, fuel systems, and mechanical components, applies technical knowledge of airframe and power plant systems in determining equipment malfunctions and applies comprehensive technical expertise to solve moderate to complex problems by interpreting technical documentation such as; blue prints 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 complex electrical systems.
Accomplishes inspections including, but not limited to preflight, thru-flight, basic post-flight, and phase inspections.
Assists aircrew in preparation for flight.
Launches and recovers aircraft as required.
Performs operational checks of al aircraft systems and maintains aircraft appearance and cleanliness.
Operates all associated ground support equipment and uses hand tools, special tools, and fixtures applicable to aircraft.
Performs all tasks associated with ground movement of aircraft.
Annotates maintenance actions in aircraft records/forms and completes associated Core Automated Maintenance System entries.
Practices good housekeeping, tool control, Foreign Object Damage awareness and prevention and safety at all times.
Performs other duties related to the occupational field as assigned to include temporary duty and travel.
Must be able to work day shift, swing shift, night shift, and/or weekend shift as required.
Knowledge & Skills
Knowledge of the use of aircraft hand tools, special tools, and test equipment is required.
Must have a working knowledge of aircraft safety requirements and know how to operate portable fire fighting equipment.
Experience & Education
A minimum of four years working knowledge of helicopter maintenance operations is required.
Recent experience on the UH-1N, Bell 212 or UH-1 would be a plus.
The ability to read, interpret, and comprehend schematic diagrams, drawings, charts, and technical publications are required.
An FAA Airframe Certificate may be required.
Must be able to obtain and maintain a secret security clearance and flightline driver’s license.
Physical Requirements/Working Environment
POSITION TITLE: Aircraft Mechanic II
WORKCENTER: BACK SHOP (Fuel Shop)
SUPERVISOR: Production Supervisor
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Inspect, troubleshoot, repair, overhaul and modify fuel systems. Drain fuel from tanks and cells. Perform purge operations on cells and tanks. Remove, reassemble and install components. Clean and inspect fuel cells. Monitors the need for sealants and necessary seals for mission support. Inspect and repair aircraft fuel systems. Monitor bench stock, shop stock and Composite Tool Kits (CTK's). Perform on and off equipment maintenance, as required. Uses maintenance instructions and technical data for inspections, maintenance, and repair of aircraft. Provides the specialized knowledge to accomplish difficult repairs and perform major repairs, as needed.
Document discrepancies in the applicable form(s). Uses Core Automated Maintenance System (CAMS) computers. Orders materials and supplies, as required. Ensures compliance with applicable safety, housekeeping, tool control, and FOD prevention programs. Must be able to work day shift, swing shift, midnight shift, and/or weekend shift, as required. Shall perform other duties within classification, Must be able to travel to include TDY.
Must have a strong working knowledge of fuel systems maintenance procedures and completion of fuel systems specialized courses are required. A working knowledge of procedures for handling and disposal of hazardous waste materials is required. An Occupational Physical is required. Respirator Training, Fuel Systems Confined Space Entry Training and CPR training is required. The ability to read and interpret data is required. Work is performed indoors and outdoors in all types of weather. Occasional lifting of objects weighing up to 50 pounds is required. Duties involve working with fuels, oils, lubricants, chemical cleaners and solutions
Must possess effective communicate abilities both verbally and in writing. Must obtain a FAA Airframe Certificate/ License. Must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret Security Clearance and Government flight line driver's license.
Job: *Aviation / Support
Title: Aircraft Mechanic II (Sheet Metal)
Location: UNITED STATES-MARYLAND-ANDREWS AFB
Requisition ID: 2002629
DynCorp International is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans. DynCorp International provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals in accordance with applicable federal law. The company will provide reasonable accommodation for the known physical or mental limitations of qualified employees and applicants with disabilities unless doing so would impose an undue hardship on the company’s operations. Applicants who need a reasonable accommodation during the employment application process should contact 817-224-7459. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation should call this number.