Sheet Metal Mechanic (CH53)


New River, NC
United States

Industry
Federal Government (Defense/Aerospace)
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
Yes
Security Clearance Required
No
Pay
From $29
Per Hour
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel
Primary Military Specialty
Aviation-Fixed/Aviation-Rotary

Job Description

 

Description

We are looking for an individual that is a self-starter, organized and detail oriented. This position requires the individual to work in all weather conditions servicing, inspects, troubleshoots, repairs, modifies and overhauls aircraft and aircraft systems. Work hours will typically be are Monday – Friday, shift can vary due to the mission requirements. You may need to work weekends and or holidays as the mission requires. Hours will be set by the unit.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Performs routine aircraft maintenance functions.
  • Must demonstrate an operational knowledge of aircraft, aircraft systems, engines and component parts.
  • Operates aircraft towing equipment in towing operations.
  • Maintains aircraft hydraulic systems.
  • Must have knowledge of the proper use of hand tools in aircraft maintenance.
  • Must be able to read and write, and interpret and comply with aircraft maintenance procedures, manuals, specifications, and directives, guides and forms used on the job.
  • Performs preventive maintenance inspections on aircraft and aircraft systems and subsystems.
  • Performs troubleshooting, repair, modifications, corrosion control and preservation of aircraft and aircraft systems and aircraft sub-systems, including fuel, oil and pneudraulic systems. Overhauls aircraft components and sub-components.
  • Services ground support equipment. Performs preventive maintenance inspections on all ground support equipment. Performs functional checks, inspections, troubleshooting as required and trained.
  • Completes maintenance documentation accurately using OOMA, and required forms, as required by job assignment.

DUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • High school diploma or equivalent--General Educational Development (GED) certificate.
  • Aviation Structural Mechanic Core
  • Aviation Structural Mechanic Organizational Level
  • CH/MH-53E Airframes Organizational Maintenance
  • Must have 6 years’ experience on CH/ME-53E aircraft.
  • Must obtain and maintain the level of Industrial Security Clearance required by the Government. Must be able to obtain and maintain required clearance for Common Access Card (CAC).

Job Type: Full-time