Aircraft Mechanic (F-18, T-38, T-6,) Navy Test Center, PAX River, MD

Job Type: 
Lexington Park

Aircraft Mechanic (F-18, T-38, T-6,)Job Summary

  • The Aircraft Mechanic troubleshoots, and repairs, malfunctions in aircraft structure, landing gear, flight surfaces and controls, anti-icing, pneudraulic, engines, auxiliary power unit, and ventilation and heating systems to ensure aircraft remains in safe operating condition.
  • Work involves flightline operations, and hanger maintenance.
  • Principal Accountabilities

  • Maintains and repairs aircraft components including but not limited to flight controls, engines, hydraulics, pneumatics, fuel systems, and mechanical components.
  • Work involves: replacing or repairing, fuel controls, fuel pumps, oil pumps, and engine mounted gearboxes, and compressor bleed valves.
  • Removing/Install aircraft engines.
  • Performs preflight, and post-flight maintenance inspections.
  • Aircraft servicing. Jacking and towing.
  • Requirements: 

    Knowledge Skills

  • Broad knowledge of aircraft sheet metal/structural modifications and repair.
  • Basic knowledge of electrical theory. Thorough knowledge of aircraft unique tools such as test equipment, torque wrenches, dial indicators, micrometers, sheet metal brakes and sheers.
  • Working knowledge of technical publications.
  • Company procedures for handling and disposal of hazardous waste materials.
  • Ability to obtain a Government flightline driver's license.
  • Ability to obtain a secret security clearance.
  • Experience Education

  • High School degree or equivalent required.
  • Completion of specialized courses on at least one of (F-18, T-38, T-6) aircraft structural repair.
  • Minimum (4) years experience with F-18 (1) year experience in last 5 years
  • "O" Level Maintenance Experience in the repair, modification, maintenance and overhaul on at least one of (F-18, T-38, T-6) is required, other fighters considered
  • Plane Captain welcome!
  • Honorable Discharge (at least four years active duty) required.
  • Physical Requirements/Working Environment

  • May work in Aircraft maintenance hanger or outside.
  • May be required to respond to a wide variety of operational circumstances, including extreme weather conditions and rudimentary infrastructure.
  • May be required to lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Must be able to communicate by voice and detect sound by ear.
  • Must be able to distinguish color and judge three-dimensional depth.
  • May be required to operate power vehicles, machinery, hand tools, ground support equipment, fork lift, APU, etc.
  • Feel free to call or email me: Steve Northrup Senior RecruiterDynCorp International Worldwide Recruiting Staffing Services LLC817-224-8217 (office)682- 263-0040 (cell)

    First posted: 
    2/25/2020 7:17:05 PM

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