Aircraft Mechanic CAFB
• Performs maintenance and repair of assigned aircraft. • Coordinates maintenance activities with senior section personnel. • 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 CAMS documentation. • May be required to be qualified on different MDS aircraft. • May be required to acquire and maintain engine run certification. • May be required to be Red X certified. • Receives cross-utilization training and is qualified to perform those maintenance tasks. • Must promote Company values, policies, and standards of conduct. • Must be customer oriented and ensure professional coordination with Operations and other base agencies. • Shall assist other personnel and work centers as directed. • Shall perform other assigned duties to include TDY and travel. • Must be able to work day shift, night shift, or weekend duty as required.
#8226; A working knowledge of jet aircraft systems and the use of common hand tools and special tools are required. • Must have a working knowledge of aircraft maintenance safety requirements and know how to operate portable fire-fighting equipment. • High school diploma or the equivalent is required. • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand English. • The ability to read and comprehend technical data is required. • Two years recent experience on the specific aircraft, as applicable is required. • Completion of a military or civilian aviation maintenance school and possession of a diploma or certificate of completion are required.• In lieu of formal training, a minimum of five years recent experience in aviation maintenance as an aircraft worker/ servicer, or equivalent is required Completion of Air Force 3 Level CDC Aircraft Mechanic Course or equivalent is desired. • Must be able to obtain and maintain a flightline driver's license and may be required to obtain and maintain a class CDL.• Physical exertion requirement is medium.