SCA Aircraft Mechanic I - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

San Diego
United States


SAIC anticipates hiring 3 Mechanic 1s for this SCA contract in San Diego, CA. 
This effort requires personnel to:
  • Reclaim F/A-18 Hornet aircraft components in support of the SARDIP (Stricken Aircraft Reclamation and Disposal Program), research, packaging, documentation and movement of these items to applicable Naval Supply activities. 
  • Assist in demilitarization, transportation and disposal of remaining aircraft structures.
  • Assist in demilitarization and Safe to Display requirements of aircraft designated for public static display.
  • Prepare documentation and arrange supply processing of removals to include flight controls, inner/outer wings, doors, panels, hydraulics, landing gear, ECS, electrical and avionic system components, engines and fuel systems components, canopies and windscreen assemblies.  
  • Identify and request special crates and shipping containers.


  • High School diploma or GED equivalent, military/civilian aviation technical school or A&P license.
  • Six (6+) years experience with military aviation logistics, component identification, NAVAIR technical publications, and Navy supply processing procedures.
  • Experience with MS Excel, Access and Word programs.
  • Experience in use and processing of DD1149 and DD1348-1A documentation.
  • Ability to lift 50 LBS.
  • The selected applicant will be subject to a government security investigation and is required to have current National
  • Agency Check or submit and pass FBI Fingerprint/Background checks to gain required base access identification cards.
  • US Citizenship is required.

Desired Qualifications


  • Stricken Aircraft Reclamation and Disposal (SARDIP) experience.
  • Hazardous Materials/Waste handling and disposal procedural experience.
  • Forklift operator experience.
  • TYCOM, Wing, carrier or amphibious ship, squadron expediter or similar DOD/contractor experience.