Aircraft Mechanic III

9/12/16
DynCorp Recruiting (www.dyn-intl.com)
Defense Contracting

0 /yr

  Full Time   Employee


Oklahoma City
Oklahoma
73101
United States

Job Summary
 
The Aircraft Mechanic III maintains repairs and modifies aircraft structures, structural components and engines of complex to extreme difficulty.


Principal Accountabilities

  • Perform organizational and depot level quality assurance, maintenance and modifications on assigned aircraft. 
  • Able to perform all duties of Aircraft Mechanic II listed in paragraph 8.2.
  • Works from blueprints, current USAF directives (manuals, instructions, publications, TOs) and Standard Operating Practice (SOP) specifications, to include engineering dispositions.
  • Inspects aircraft mechanical, electrical and avionics systems using general and special equipment. 
  • Monitors all required inspections of maintenance procedures and system check outs and is authorized to release aircraft as complete for maintenance performed.
  • Performs liaison with Government quality verification personnel. 
  • Maintains required logs and records. 
  • Ensures work area is maintained in a neat and orderly manner and that all safety rules and regulations are observed. 
  • Aircraft Mechanic III will instruct and assist in training of lower level employees in proper work methods and performance of their job duties. 
  • Performs related duties as assigned, including any and all duties of lower rated technical personnel within their classification. 
  • Assist other shops/skills as required.

Knowledge & Skills

  • Thorough knowledge of aircraft mechanical component troubleshooting/repair procedures and replacement of components.
  • Thorough knowledge of aircraft sheet metal/structural modification and repair and the ability to determine functionality of non-complex electrical systems.
  • Detailed knowledge of aircraft unique tools such as test equipment, torque wrenches, dial indicators, micrometers, cable tensiometers, sheet metal brakes and sheers, etc.
  • Able to prioritize workload to maintain schedules on assigned projects.  
  • Possess the experience and ability to provide technical support to structural/mechanical engineers and customers alike
  • Excellent organizational skills in prioritizing workload to meet aircraft delivery schedule. 
  • Basic computer data entry skills required for use of maintenance and logistics databases.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.

Experience & Education

  • High School Graduate or equivalent required.
  • Five (5) or more years’ experience in aircraft maintenance on the type of aircraft being serviced or related experience required.
  • FAA Airframe & Powerplant (A&P) license is preferred.

Physical Requirements/Working Environment

  • Required to climb, stand, stoop, bend, stretch, crouch and work in tiring and uncomfortable position.
  • Frequently lifts parts and equipment up to 20 pounds.  Occasionally lifts objects up to 50 pounds. 
  • Most heavy lifting is accomplished through the use of mechanical devices.
  • May work in aircraft maintenance hangar or outside and be subject to extreme weather conditions.
  • May be exposed to extreme noise from turbine and jet engine aircraft.
  • May be exposed to fumes or airborne particles; may be exposed to electrical shock hazards or work near moving mechanical parts, vehicles, or aircraft.

Travel

  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally as required.
 Required Skills: Experience on one or more of the following aircraft is required: KC-135, B-52, E-3, E-6, KC-10, or C-130.

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