Egress Shop Chief: Technician 4 - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-06
Lockheed Martin (www.lockheedmartin.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee   contract


Bethesda
Maryland
United States

Egress Shop Chief: Technician 4

Job ID: 459220BR
Date posted: Nov. 05, 2018
City: Bethesda
State: Maryland
Program: Fighters: F-16 Iraq
Description:This position is in Balad Iraq.

EGRESS TECHNICIAN: Perform maintenance and training on all aspects of the F-16 ACES II egress system. Also responsible for performing and/or evaluating and inspecting work accomplished to ascertain and certify condition status of system/components. Plans and schedules inspection activities. Duties include installs, removes, inspects, tests, and verification of systems/components. Provide OJT to customer technicians.


Site set-up activities in Iraq, to include but not limited to light to medium construction activities such as assembling warehouse shelving and furniture in all areas of the maintenance complex. Candidates must be willing and able to participate in all set-up activities, assist with receiving and storing supplies and support equipment. The site will still be under construction at the time of the first arrivals. Environmental/weather conditions can be extreme during different seasons. Site is a secure compound which team members will be confined to. Flexibility, a positive attitude and excellent people skills are a must.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS/INFO: Candidate must be a high school graduate or have completed an equivalent program. Candidate must have held a USAF skill level 7 (or equivalent) in his career field. Candidate must have at least 4 years’ experience with F-16 aircraft maintenance activities. Progressive and documented experience in the fighter aircraft maintenance environment. Documented qualifications in related maintenance fields. Must have strong communications and interpersonal skills. Must read, write and speak English fluently. Regularly required to lift/carry up to 50 pounds, perform repetitive movements, and perform work from ground level to overhead. This position requires frequent standing for long periods, walking, stooping, kneeling, squatting, crawling, and twisting. Assignment location is in Iraq.

*SECURITY Clearance REQUIRED. Must have an Interim Secret Security Clearance prior to start date AND must maintain a Secret Security Clearance.

*Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.
Basic Qualifications:
F-16 ACES II Ejection Seat and Canopy documented experience

USAF 7 level or equivalent
Desired Skills:
Perform maintenance on the F-16 ACES II egress system. Also responsible for performing and/or evaluating and inspecting work accomplished to ascertain and certify condition status of system/components.

Previous experience setting up maintenance work areas
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Experience Level: Hourly/Non-Exempt
Business Unit: ESS0343 AERONAUTICS COMPANY
Relocation Available: No
Career Area: Craft Workers
Clearance Level: Secret
Type: Full-Time
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: FLEX-Non-Standard 40 hour week
Shift: First