Bench Technician/AP Mechanic
The Bench Technician(s) will be responsible for overhaul and repair of the Fuel Control Units (FCU), Main Engine Controls (MEC), Hydro-mechanical Units (HMU) and Fuel Flow Governors (FFG). Position Description
- Performs dismantling and assembly of complete Fuel Control Units (FCU), Main Engine Controls (MEC), Hydro-mechanical Units (HMU) and Fuel Flow Governors (FFG) modules, components and assemblies in accordance with all customer, regulatory, and company requirements using hand or power tools.
- Reads and interprets specification manuals, blueprints, templates, and layouts for product specifications such as tooling instructions, tolerances and dimensions.
- Translates instructions into actions.
- Verifies dimensions of products for accuracy and conformance to specifications using precision measuring instruments.
- Inspects quality and accuracy of run work.
- Sets up and operates test equipment - Calipers, Height Gauge, Spring Testers, Micrometers.
- Sets up and operates a variety of hand tools such as hammers, files, dremels, presses, low temperature, ovens, pullers and hand grinders to perform various operations such as blending, chasing threads, deburring.
- Sets and assembles machined metal parts and sub-assemblies using hand and power tools.
- Manually aligns components for assembly and bolts, screws, dowels or rivets complex series of parts together.
- Troubleshoots to identify problems and adjusts and repairs products according to specifications and established procedures.
- Interprets technical specifications, directives and relevant publications to identify product discrepancies and deficiencies.
- Interprets technical standards, drawings, specification, and other relevant documentation using mechanical precision measuring tools and instruments as required; verifies the conformance of parts to manuals and blueprints with respect to measurements.
- Check for serviceability, conformity documentation completeness and compatibility to applicable standards
- Assures that only airworthy equipment is available for the safe and timely completion of customer's engines, modules, components and assemblies.
- High school diploma or equivalent.
- A valid FAA approved Airframe and Powerplant (A P) License with minimum of 1 year of experience as an A P Mechanic required.