Aircraft Structural Specialist - Military veterans preferred

DynCorp Recruiting (


  full-time   employee

Elizabeth City
North Carolina
United States

Job Summary
The Aircraft Structural Specialists will maintain, repair, and modify aircraft structures. 
Duties and Responsiblities

  • Maintains, repairs and modifies aircraft structures, structural components and engines of complex to extreme difficulty.
  • Maintains and repairs aircraft components including but not limited to flight controls, engines, hydraulics, pneumatics, fuel systems and mechanical components.
  • Applies technical knowledge of airframe and power plant systems in determining equipment malfunctions.
  • Applies technical expertise in restoring equipment condition and operation.
  • Applies professional technical expertise and guidance to solve complex problems by interpreting technical data such as blueprints or manufactures' manuals. 
  • Make entries in aircraft logs and records.
  • Responsible for providing guidance and technical expertise to lower level technicians throughout all aircraft modifications and/or maintenance efforts.
    Knowledge and Abilities
    • Comprehensive knowledge of aircraft mechanical component troubleshooting/repair procedures 
    • Knowledge of replacement of components
    • Thorough knowledge of aircraft sheet metal/structural modification and repair 
    • 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
    Education and Experience
    • Five (5) years of designing repair schemes for structural issues outside of the C-130 structural repair manuals or similar. 
    • Experience with aircraft major overhaul maintenance and repair experience on C-130 series aircraft or similar aircraft.
    • High school diploma or equivalent.