Armament Technician - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-04
DynCorp Recruiting (www.dyn-intl.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Al Udeid Air Base
Qatar

 

Job Summary

 

The Armament Technician inspects, maintains, stores, controls, secures, and transports Tanks, Racks, Adapters, Pylons (TRAP) for the USAF WRM Prepositioning Program.


Principal Accountabilities

  • Consistently observes and enforces all AFOSH and security standards during all maintenance operations in assigned site and temporary duty locations.
  • In the event of an emergency, take necessary control and timely response actions.
  • Perform the assigned maintenance workload in accordance with established technical and quality management directives.
  • Maintain all equipment to maximum, serviceable standards in accordance with customer technical data, including corrosion control, to meet minimum critical levels at all times.
  • Recondition, repair, and replace defective or missing parts of RAC and containers.
  • Advise manager of any factors limiting maintenance capability.
  • Coordinate with Supply about inventory controls.
  • Verify that storage facilities provide maximum environmental protection for all equipment.
  • Use technical data and the required documentation in accordance with T.O.00-5-2 and 00-20 Series; to include training of work force.
  • Prepare assets for shipments in accordance with CENTAF tasking actions.
  • Submit timely and accurate completion of all serviceability records.
  • Store tool, replacement bench and operational stock in accordance with standards.
  • Inspect, and perform minor maintenance on facilities and installed equipment.
  • Maintain assigned vehicles, equipment and facilities.
  • Train and supervise Foreign National and Local National staff in accordance with authorized safety and maintenance practices.
  • Carry out all duties in accordance with DynCorp ISO 9001 Quality and Safety Standards.
  • Perform other qualified duties as required.

Knowledge & Skills

  • Knowledge of the USAF Supply and Tech Order systems desirable. 
  • Basic knowledge of computer operation.
  • Normal color perception. 
  • Physically capable of performing all required duties.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a US Secret Security Clearance
  • Able to qualify for a host nation driver's license.

Experience & Education

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Graduate of USAF technical school for combat aircraft armament systems/explosives operations.
  • Two (2) or more years’ experience with armament systems and explosives operations of diverse combat aircraft.  
  • Previous supervisory experience with inspection, maintenance, security, transportation, and storage methods of TRAP equipment and associated hardware preferred.

Physical Requirements/Working Environment

  • Must be able to lift and/or carry at least 30 pounds.
  • Must be able to perform extensive work using handling/lifting equipment.
  • Living and working conditions at assignment location could be remote and uncomfortable.
  • Long hours, exposure to weather and hazardous conditions.
  • May work in Aircraft maintenance hangar or outside in austere conditions
  • Required to climb, stand, stoop, bend, stretch, crouch and work in tiring and uncomfortable position.

Travel

  • International and domestic travel required