ALSS Technician - Military veterans preferred

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  full-time   employee

United States

Job Summary
The ALSS Technician troubleshoots, repairs, maintains and performs organizational level calendar inspections on aviator’s personal survival equipment and aircraft installed safety / survival equipment in accordance with applicable manuals, publications and instructions.
Principal Accountabilities
  • Prepare survey documentation for lost equipment and QDR documentation for applicable equipment.
  • Issue and receives aircrew survival equipment.
  • Initiate and update check out / return records.
  • Assemble, place in service and perform calendar inspections on oxygen mask, helmets, torso harness,
  • G-suits, and other related safety / survival equipment.
  • Rig, fit, modify, and repair aviator’s personal survival equipment.
  • Adjust, maintain, and perform minor repairs using sewing machine.
  • Repair personal survival equipment as needed.
  • Turn in supply request for survival equipment and supplies.
  • Identify and treat corrosion.
  • Complete applicable maintenance forms.
  • Brief and debrief flight personnel on proper use, wearing, and preflight of survival equipment.
  • Comply with FOD, Hazardous waste, Egress Familiarization and tool control programs.
  • Comply with all established general and industrial safety rules and regulations as applicable to the contract, facility, and job assignment.
  • Assist as directed to ensure safety, security, and preservation of government/company owned equipment.
  • Furnish own hand tools.
  • Prepare equipment inspection requirement list as needed.
  • Coordinate with customer, Cognizant Field Activity (CFA) and Management in regards to repair and or modification of ALSS equipment.
  • Provide technical assistance and guidance as required.
  • Perform collateral duty inspection assignments as required.
  • Perform other qualified duties as required.
Knowledge & Skills
  • Possess a thorough knowledge of NAMP CNAF 4790.2, NAVAIR 11-110-1, 13-1-6 series manuals and other applicable maintenance / technical manuals.
  • Thorough knowledge of aircrew survival equipment and applicable explosive devices.

Experience & Education

  • Satisfactory completion of U.S. Navy Aircrew Survival Equipment man "A" school or other military, civilian or manufacturer schools with an equivalent curriculum or five (5) years of on the job training and/or experience required.
  • Five (5) or more years’ experience in aviator’s personal survival equipment and aircraft installed safety/survival equipment maintenance.
  • Able to meet any Government/Company licensing/qualification requirements for the position.

Physical Requirements/Working Environment

  • Climbing, standing, stooping, bending, stretching and working in uncomfortable positions.
  • Required lifting up to 50 lbs.
  • May be required to work in areas where high noise hazards prevail.
  • Will be required to wear protective clothing and other safety equipment.
  • Will be required to work with hazardous materials.
  • The diversity of working conditions may range from a standard shop type environment, where there is no physical discomfort, to an environment where inclement weather may subject individual to severe changes in temperature, wind rain etc.


  • No travel required