Aircraft Mechanic I (Corrosion) in Corpus Christi, TX at DynCorp International LLC

Date Posted: 5/20/2018

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Job Summary
 
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Principle Accountabilities
  • Inspects, evaluates and repairs aircraft flight surfaces, structure, fuel tanks, survival equipment and wheel & tire assemblies for assigned and transient aircraft and support equipment.
  • Operates all associated ground support equipment and uses hand tools, special tools, fixtures and adhesives applicable to return aircraft to operational condition.
  • Evaluates, designs, and manufactures logistics improvement projects for Special Air Mission Aircraft.
  • Researches technical data and manufactures structural components, cables, and maintenance, and repair of assigned aircraft and associated equipment.
  • Uses maintenance drawings and blueprints to accomplish repairs on assigned equipment.
  • Perform aircraft and equipment corrosion inspections.
  • Remove and treat corrosion, and apply protective coatings on aircraft and support equipment.
  • Inspect, repair, overhaul and modify fuel systems equipment and fuel cells.
  • Inspect, repair and repack emergency life rafts, life preservers, and escape slides.
  • Perform shop and flightline maintenance ensuring aircraft structural integrity.
  • Coordinates maintenance efforts with the Maintenance Aircraft Coordination Center and Production Supervisors.
  • Documents discrepancies in applicable forms.
  • Uses Core Automated Maintenance System (CAMS) computers.
  • Ensures compliance with applicable safety, housekeeping, tool control, and FOD prevention programs.
  • Must be able to work day shift, swing shift, night shift, and/or weekend shift as required.
  • Receives cross-utilization training to perform maintenance tasks associated with welding and machining. 
  • Shall perform other duties as may be assigned, to include TDY and travel.

Knowledge & Skills
  • Must have a working knowledge of aircraft repair procedures for surfaces, structure, fuel cell or wheel & tire assemblies.
  • A working knowledge of corrosion control techniques and base, federal and Company procedures for handling and disposal of hazardous waste materials is required.

Experience & Education
  • Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English.
  • The ability to read and interpret data is required.
  • Completion of specialized courses in aircraft structural repair is required.
  • An FAA Airframe Certificate and or Repairman’s Certificate may be required.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance and Government flightline driver’s license.

Physical Requirements/Working Environment
  • Occasional lifting of objects weighing up to 50 pounds is required.

Travel
  • None

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