Aircraft Structural Maintenance Technician (W353) - Military veterans preferred
2018-12-28 ManTech (www.mantech.com)
Join the ManTech team of highly skilled F-15 Maintainers, keeping a fleet of some of the most successful fighter jets ever designed in the air and on mission.
Whether you've retired, separated from the Air Force, or planning for your USAF separation, we want to discuss your future with ManTech. Our teams of F-15 maintainers conduct on-the-job training (OJT) and direct hands-on maintenance, working alongside passionate people to keep these world-class fighter jets in the sky.
Our program is a rarity in overseas contracting: We offer 40 hour work weeks in Saudi Arabia, a geographically centralized country that you are free to explore. With 30 days of vacation and 11 holidays, you will have the opportunity to visit the nations of Africa, Europe, and the rest of Asia easily and conveniently. Add in the potential tax advantages, free housing and transportation, and you have an exciting opportunity that provides memories to last a lifetime.
ManTech Mission Solutions & Services Group established itself as an industry leader in worldwide technology supporting the U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, and U.S. Air Force as well as other key Department of Defense customers. We would like to talk to YOU about joining us!
Job Duties and Responsibilities: • Inspect, troubleshoot, maintain, repair, survey and evaluate metals in aircraft and support systems equipment to meet requirements for aircraft preservation • Eliminate deterioration effects, ensure corrosion control and operate and maintain aircraft wash racks • Complete major aircraft structural repairs, troubleshoot structural repairs of plastic, fiberglass, metal and extended aircraft structural components and supervise airframe repair activities • Prepare aircraft sheet metal layouts and design templates • Perform aircraft sheet metal forming operations and design forming dies • Design, direct and performs the repair of bonded structures • Troubleshoot aircraft structural inspection and repair situations • Perform inspections on fabricated and repaired work items • Design, direct and fabricate aircraft flexible control cables • Design, direct and fabricate aircraft tubing assemblies • Conduct On-the-Job-Training (OJT) of assigned trainees
Qualifications: • Requires a minimum of five (5) years’ experience in AFSC 2A7X3 of which one (1) year must be at the seven (7) level on high performance fighter aircraft • Qualification as an F-15 Airframe Repair Specialist is required • In addition, experience in performing or supervising functions such as fabrication or repair of sheet metal or plastic aircraft structural components is mandatory • This person must have a thorough knowledge of Corrosion Control techniques • A minimum of a HS Diploma or equivalent education is required. Courses in chemistry and physics is preferred