Aircraft Mechanic II
*To reach the application, please visit our website and scroll to the bottom of the Careers page. Description of Position: The Aircraft Mechanic II position is responsible for maintaining repairs and modifying aircraft structures and structural components of moderate difficulty; as well as maintaining and repairing aircraft components including, but not limited to, flight controls, engines, hydraulics, pneumatics, fuel systems, and mechanical components. The Aircraft Mechanic II also is responsible for determining equipment malfunctions, restoring equipment conditions and/or operation, and solving moderate to complex problems. Description of Responsibilities: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- Removes and installs aircraft subsystem assemblies and components such as engines, rotors, transmissions, mechanical flight controls and their components.
- Services and lubricates aircraft and subsystems.
- Safely prepares aircraft for inspections and maintenance checks and services.
- Performs scheduled inspections and assists in performing special inspections.
- Performs limited maintenance operational checks and diagnoses and troubleshoots aircraft systems using special tools and test equipment as required.
- Coordinates maintenance activities with senior section personnel.
- Uses and performs operator maintenance on tools, special tools and aircraft ground support equipment.
- Applies comprehensive technical expertise to solve moderate problems by interpreting technical documentation, such as aircraft Technical Manuals, Maintenance Information and Action Messages and all technical guidance provided through government official representatives.
- Participates in maintenance test flights and operation checks as required.
- Accomplishes inspections including but not limited to preflight, thru flight, and BPO.
- Services aircraft as required for flight.
- Assists aircrew in preparation for flight.
- Launches and recovers aircraft as required.
- Uses schematic diagrams, drawings, charts, and technical publications in operating, testing, removing, repairing, and replacing aircraft systems and components within qualifications.
- Practices good housekeeping, tool control, FOD awareness/prevention, and safety at all times.
- Performs aircraft conditional inspections as required.
- Operates ground support equipment and uses hand tools, special tools and fixtures applicable to the assigned aircraft.
- Performs all required aircraft servicing tasks.
- Performs all tasks associated with ground movement of aircraft.
- Annotates maintenance actions in aircraft records and is proficient in IMDS documentation.
- Receives cross-utilization training (CUT) and is qualified to perform those maintenance tasks.
- Will occasionally be required to lead teams through more complex aircraft relevant tasks.
- Valid & up-to-date A&P license.
- USCG experience.
- MH-65 experience preferred, but H-60 experience may suffice if the two previous requirements are met.
- High school diploma or equivalent.
- Five years of aviation maintenance experience within the last five years.
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