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Aircraft Mechanic II

Job in Kuwait City - Kuwait
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Company: DynCorp International
Full Time position
Listed on 2020-07-30
Job specializations:
  • Airport/Airline
    Aircraft Maintenance
  • Maintenance/Cleaning
    Aircraft Maintenance, Maintenance Mechanic, Aircraft Mechanic
Job Description & How to Apply Below
Summary

The Aircraft Mechanic II performs the full range of militarytactical aircraft maintenance and maintains repairs and modifies aircraftstructures and structural components of moderate difficulty.

Principal Accountabilities

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

  • Maintains and repairs aircraft components including but notlimited to flight controls, engines, hydraulics, pneumatics, fuel systems, andmechanical components.
  • Applies technical knowledge of airframe and power plantsystems in determining equipment malfunctions and applies required expertise inrestoring equipment condition and or operation.
  • Applies comprehensive technical expertise to solve moderateto complex problems by interpreting technical documentation such as; blueprintsor manufactures' manuals.
  • Requires working knowledge of technical publications.
  • The incumbent receives technical guidance, as required, fromsupervisor or higher-level technician, will occasionally be required to leadteams through more complex aircraft relevant tasks, and may be required to makeentries in aircraft logs and records.
  • Must be able to prioritize workload to maintain schedules onassigned projects.
  • Removes and installs aircraft subsystem assemblies andcomponents such as engines, rotors, transmissions, mechanical flight controlsand their components.
  • Services and lubricates aircraft and subsystems.
  • Safely prepares aircraft for inspections and maintenancechecks and services.
  • Performs scheduled inspections and assists in performingspecial inspections.
  • Performs limited maintenance operational checks anddiagnoses and troubleshoots aircraft systems using special tools and testequipment as required.
  • Uses and performs operator maintenance on tools, specialtools and aircraft ground support equipment.
  • Applies comprehensive technical expertise to solve moderateproblems by interpreting technical documentation such as aircraft TechnicalManuals, Maintenance Information and Action Messages and all technical guidanceprovided through government official representatives.
  • Uses a thorough knowledge of aircraft mechanical componenttroubleshooting, repair procedures and replacement of parts.
  • Uses a knowledge of electrical theory and of aircraft uniquetools such as test equipment, torque wrenches, dial indicators, micrometers,sheet metal brakes and sheers.
  • Participates in maintenance test flights and operationchecks as required.
  • Uses a working knowledge of technical publications and theGovernment STAMIS to make entries in aircraft logs and records.
  • Receives technical assistance, as required, fromhigher-level technician.
  • Prioritize workloads and is required to lead teams throughmore complex aircraft relevant tasks.
  • Inspect all required aeronautical type maintenance to beperformed by Aircraft Mechanic I.
  • When assigned to operate Flexible Engine Diagnostic System(FEDS). Shall have Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Powerplant License. Ifno FAA Powerplant License, then shall have minimum five years documented as aFlexible Engine Diagnostic System (FEDS) operator.
  • When designated shall obtain DoD EPA Refrigerant ProcessingCertificate Section 608 Technician Certification (Universal) or Minimum TypeII.
  • May be designated as a Foreign Object Elimination/ForeignObject Debris (FOE/FOD) Program Administrator.
  • As qualified and when required can perform non-crew memberduties.
  • When qualified and as assigned for crane operator dutiesshall have three years of crane operation related experience and shall complywith Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) 1926 Safety andHealth Regulations for Construction, Subpart: CC Cranes & Derricks inConstruction 1926.1427 Operator qualification and Certification.
  • When selected, qualified and trained IAW contactrequirements will perform aircraft condition evaluations (ACE) inspectionduties.
  • When required can use Respiratory Protective Equipment (RPE)for job duties.
  • Participate in maintenance test flights and operation checksas required.
  • Perform other qualified duties as assigned.
  • Knowledge & Skills

  • Must be able to Read, Write and Communicate effectively inEnglish
  • Must be able to type using a standard keyboard tocommunicate through e-mail and software applications.
  • Must have a thorough knowledge of aircraft mechanicalcomponent troubleshooting, repair procedures and replacement of parts, requiresbroad knowledge of aircraft sheet metal/structural modifications and repair,must have basic knowledge of electrical theory, must have thorough knowledge ofaircraft unique tools such as test equipment, torque wrenches, dial indicators,micrometers, sheet metal brakes and sheers.
  • Broad knowledge of aircraft sheet metal/structuralmodifications and repair.
  • Basic knowledge of electrical theory and a thoroughknowledge of aircraft unique tools such as test equipment, torque wrenches,dial indicators, micrometers, sheet metal brakes and sheers.
  • Working knowledge of technical publications and LogisticsInformation Systems.
  • Able to prioritize workloads to maintain schedules onassigned projects and is required to lead teams through more complex aircraftrelevant tasks.
  • Possess the level of experience to inspect all requiredaeronautical type maintenance to be performed by Mechanics.
  • Shall possess the level of experience necessary to inspectall required aeronautical type maintenance to be performed by skill classMechanic I and must have a combination of experience to repair engines, sheetmetal, structural, hydraulic, electrical, power train and general mechanicalmaintenance of moderate difficulty, required to meet the assigned missions.
  • Shall have a thorough knowledge of aircraft mechanicalcomponent troubleshooting, diagnosing problems, repair procedures andreplacement of parts: requires broad knowledge of aircraft sheetmetal/structural modifications and repair.
  • Shall have basic knowledge of electrical theory.
  • Shall have thorough knowledge of aircraftunique tools such as test equipment, torque wrenches, dial indicators,micrometers, sheet metal brakes and sheers.
  • Shall have a working knowledge of making entries in aircraftlogbooks & records, military technical publications, and the Army's UnitLevel Logistics Aviation Information System, ULLS-AE.
  • The incumbent receives technical guidance, as required, fromsupervisor or higher-level technician, will occasionally be required to leadteams through more complex aircraft relevant tasks, and may be required to makeentries in aircraft logs and records.
  • All mechanics assigned to perform maintenance on FAAcertified aircraft must meet FAA requirements
  • When assigned to Engine Specialized Repair Activity, musthold a valid (current) FAA Powerplant license.
  • Experience & Education

  • Completion of high school or equivalent and U.S. militarytechnical school or specialized training course is desired, certification ofeducation level is required.
  • Valid up-to-date A&P license; and (2) twoyears aviation maintenance experience, (3) three years rotary wing aircraftexperience, and (2) two years on the assigned MDS is required.All experience must be within the (5) fivemost recent years is required.
  • MDS experience may be waived if you are undergoing, or havecompleted, the Contractor’s Government approved On-the-Job Training (OJT)program.
  • Physical Requirements/Working Environment

  • Must be able to walk and stand on level and/or inclinedsurfaces for extended periods throughout the day.
  • Must be able to climb stairs, ramps, ladders, and workstands.
  • Must be able to crouch, crawl, grasp or handle objects, usefinger dexterity, bend elbow/knee and reach above/below shoulders.
  • May be required to lift heavy objects whose weight mayexceed 50 pounds.
  • Will be required to handle dirty parts and lubricants.
  • Will be required to wear proper Personal ProtectiveEquipment (PPE).
  • Must be able to pass a Respirator Physical and Fit Testqualification.
  • May be required to operate power vehicles, machinery, handtools, ground support equipment, fork lift, etc.
  • Must be able to lift/push/pull minimum of 50 pounds.
  • May work in maintenance shop or outside.
  • Must be able to work in a shop where the environment isdrafty, noisy, and dirty.
  • May be exposed to extreme noise from operating equipment.
  • May be exposed to electrical shock hazards or work nearmoving mechanical parts or vehicles.
  • Travel

  • May be required to travel domestically andinternationally on short notice, to austere environments, under harsh livingconditions.
  • Aviation / Support

    Position Requirements
    Less than 1 Year work experience
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