Fuel Cell Mechanic - Greenville, SC
LAUNCH is seeking individuals with previous fuel cell experience to join us in Greenville, South Carolina. Work is on Military Aircraft. We offer a highly competitive pay rate with per diem if qualify. - Shift: 1st or 2nd.- Contract Duration: 6+ months.• Performs removal, installation, and inspection functions of fuel cells in addition to assembly, and installation of components such as fuel lines, hardware, and fittings on various aircraft. • Analyzes various aircraft sealing, structural, and assembly drawings, to detect seal level deficiencies on aircraft. • Diagnoses results of leak test to detect drawing, specification, structural and assembly sealing errors. • Recommends corrective action necessary to correct deficiencies. • Performs disassembly and teardown operations of aircraft fuel systems and related components. • Removes fuel cells and components from aircraft, following specific procedures and techniques. • Prepares cavity for installation of fuel cells and components. • Uses appropriate pressure test equipment, and make repairs as required. • In order to perform the essential functions of this job, the employee is regularly required to perform confined space entry into C-130 and P-3 aircraft fuel tanks, the opening of which is approximately 10#8221; x 16#8221;. • Other duties may be assigned.
Desired background:• Must possess 2+ years' aircraft fuel cell experience.• Must provide tools in accordance with minimum tool listing, shadowed and etched per company policy/procedures.• Candidate must have the ability to become confined space certified for entry into aircraft fuel tanks with an opening of 10#8221;x16#8221;.• Candidate must comply with FAA DOT medical requirements for employee performing a safety sensitive function.