Aircraft Mechanic - China Lake, CA
Aircraft Mechanic IIAircraft Mechanics duties can require a combination of experience to repair engines, sheet metal, structural, hydraulic, electrical, power train and general mechanical maintenance of moderate difficulty, required to meet the assigned missions. Makes repairs to aircraft and follows direction of higher graded workers. The mechanic repairs and replaces worn or damaged components using hand tools, gauges, and testing equipment, disassembles and inspects parts for wear, cracks, security, or other defects. Additionally job duties may be required to perform repairs, manufacture and fabrication of various airframe components to include but not limited to: Technical Directive incorporation, general machinist work drilling, and grinding, cutting, fiberglass repair, fabrication of aeronautical and non-aeronautical equipment. May require specialization in performing cleaning and stripping of Aeronautical and Non-Aeronautical equipment and components utilizing mechanical and chemical processes. May be required to use both individual and forced air respirator respirators. May perform both touch-up and complete repainting of aeronautical and non-aeronautical equipment and components. May be required perform Test and Check of Hydraulic system components, including rework and repair of aeronautical and non-aeronautical assemblies and components, repair/replace unserviceable parts, assemblies, subassemblies and components, manufacture and repair hose assemblies/lines and fittings and operate Hydraulic Test Stands and Benches.