Aircrew Life Support Equipment (ALSE Mech I) in Jacksonville, FL at DynCorp International LLC

Date Posted: 9/14/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/14/2018
  • Job ID:
    1803669

Job Description

Job Summary
 
Manages, performs, and schedules inspections, maintenance, and adjustments of assigned aircrew flight equipment (AFE), associated supplies, and inventory assets.
 
Principal Accountabilities
  • Inspects, maintains, packs, and adjusts aircrew flight equipment such as flight helmets, oxygen masks, parachutes, flotation devices, survival kits, helmet mounted devices, aircrew ocular systems, anti-G garments, aircrew eye and respiratory protective equipment, chemical biological protective oxygen masks/coveralls, and additional chemical defense systems.
  • Repairs and/or determines the feasibility of repair/replacement of fabric and rubber components, including protective clothing, thermal radiation barriers, flotation equipment, and parachutes.
  • Places work orders for fabrication of authorized items.
  • Performs other duties as requested.

Knowledge & Skills
  • Knowledge of equipment related to individual specialty codes.
  • Thorough knowledge of aircraft mechanical component troubleshooting, repair procedures and replacement of parts.
  • Basic knowledge of electrical theory and a 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 and Logistics Information Systems.
  • Able to prioritize workloads to maintain schedules on assigned projects and is required to lead teams through more complex aircraft relevant tasks.
  • The incumbent receives technical guidance, as required, from supervisor or higher-level technician, will occasionally be required to lead teams through more complex aircraft relevant tasks, and may be required to make entries in aircraft logs and records.
  • A working knowledge of aircraft maintenance safety requirements and the operation of portable fire-fighting equipment are required.

Experience & Education
  • Two (2) or more years actual and recent experience in the repair, maintenance, modification and overhaul of equipment related to individual specialty codes.
  • High school diploma or the equivalent is required.
  • Completion of specialized courses is desired.
  • The ability to read, write and to comprehend data is required.

Physical Requirements/Working Environment
 
Physical Requirements:
  • Physical requirements may vary by contract. Reasonable accommodations will be made for person with disabilities.
  • Must be able to lift/push/pull minimum of 50 pounds
  • Must be able to walk and stand on level and/or inclined surfaces for extended periods throughout the day
  • Must be able to climb stairs, ramps, ladders, and work stands
  • Must be able to crouch, crawl, grasp or handle objects, use finger dexterity, bend elbow/knee and reach above/below shoulders
  • Must be able to communicate through e-mail and various software applications
  • Will be required to wear proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Must be able to pass a Respirator Physical and Fit Test qualification
  • May be required to operate power vehicles, machinery, hand tools, ground support equipment, fork lift, etc
  • Normal color vision is required.
  • Possession of a valid driver’s license is necessary to obtain flight line driving privileges.

Work Environment:
  • May work in aircraft maintenance hangar, shop or outside.
  • Must be able to work in a shop that the environment is drafty, noisy and dirty.
  • May be required to respond to a wide variety of operational circumstances, including extreme weather conditions and rudimentary infrastructure.
  • May be exposed to extreme noise from operating equipment, turbine and jet engine aircraft.
  • May be exposed to fumes or airborne particles
  • May be exposed to electrical shock hazards or work near moving mechanical parts, vehicles, or aircraft.
  • Will handle dirty parts and lubricants.

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