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Aviation Life Support Equipment (ALSE) Technician in Illesheim at DynCorp International LLC

Date Posted: 1/30/2019

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Job Description

Job Summary
The Aviation Life Support Equipment (ALSE) Technician performs inspection, maintenance, repair and overhaul of Aircrew
Life Support Equipment (ALSE), personal survival equipment and aircraft installed survival equipment including Night
Vision Devices (NVDs).
Principal Accountabilities
(Typical duties include the following, although specific duties vary by assignment or contract.)
  •  Conduct equipment inspection, fitting, adjustment and aircrew instruction in the survival, use, and care of life support
  • equipment.
  •  Inspect maintain, and evaluate life support equipment and activities, to include receipt, handling and storage of life support equipment.
  •  Use appropriate references and other publications to maintain appropriate and thorough records, maintenance and inspection forms, training aids, and on-board aircraft survival equipment.
  •  Assist the safety of the shop, hangar and flight line.
  •  Maintain cleanliness and general maintenance of the associated work area and tools and equipment assigned.
  •  Maintain, conduct test and repair of Night Vision Devices (NVD), and ensures appropriate NVD records are maintained.
  •  May conducts life support and survival continuation training for assigned personnel.
  •  Perform other qualified duties as assigned.

Knowledge & Skills
  • Ability to read, write and communicate effectively in English.
  • Knowledge and skill required to efficiently and safely performing all ALSE tasks. Specific areas will include safety, ALSE supply/logistics operations, maintenance, inspections, shop efficiency, fitting training, shop administration, and record keeping.
  • Knowledge of military logistics systems and applicable publications.
  • Additional knowledge and skill requirements may vary by assignment.

Experience & Education
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Successful completion of the US or foreign military ALSE technician course.
  • Five (5) or more year’s of aviation life support maintenance experience within the past six (6).
  • Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Airframe and PowerPlant (A&P) license or a Federal Communications Commission License, with both Elements 1 and 3 required

Physical Requirements/Working Environment
  • Is required to climb, stand, stoop, bend, stretch, crouch and work in tiring and uncomfortable position. Frequently lifts parts and equipment up to 20 pounds. Occasionally lifts objects up to 50 pounds. Most heavy lifting is accomplished through the use of mechanical devices.
  • Long hours, exposure to weather, hazardous conditions, noise hazards in an aviation environment.
  • Individual must be immediately deployable to potential hostile/combat areas worldwide
  • Ability to travel in support of Task order.