APG Flightline Crew Chief - Contingent Upon Award in Thumrait at DynCorp International LLC

Date Posted: 10/5/2018

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Job Description

Job Summary
The APG Flightline Crew Chief is required to inspect, maintain and repair F-16 Block 50 aircraft.  Primary duties are phase inspections.  Additionally performs crew chief duties and all aspects of both phase and flight line Airframe and Powerplant General Maintenance. 
Principal Accountabilities
  • F-16 Block 50 Aircraft Maintenance Specialist (Crew Chief) with the responsibility of daily flight and maintenance requirements of F-16 Block 50 Aircraft.
  • Provide for the launch, recovery, and preflight/thru flight/BPO inspections, ground handling, minor maintenance, and servicing.
  • Perform routine troubleshooting, installation, repair and maintenance of all electro-mechanical systems and components on the aircraft at the organizational level of maintenance.
  • Responsible all maintenance performed on the assigned aircraft.
  • This includes but is not limited to major maintenance such as landing gear replacement, flight control replacement and accomplish Periodical Inspections.
  • Maintains tactical aircraft, support equipment, and forms and records. Performs and supervises flight chief, expediter, crew chief, repair and reclamation, quality assurance, and maintenance support functions.
  • Services aircraft. Performs end-of-runway, postflight, preflight, thru-flight, and phase inspections. Performs integrated combat turns and hot pit refuels.
  • Advises on problems maintaining, servicing, and inspecting aircraft and related aerospace equipment.
  • Uses technical data to diagnose and solve maintenance problems on aircraft systems.
  • Interprets and advises on maintenance procedures and policies to repair aircraft and related equipment.
  • Troubleshoots and maintains aircraft structures, systems, components, and related equipment. Removes and installs aircraft components.
  • Conducts functional tests of repaired components and systems. Adjusts, aligns, and rigs aircraft systems.
  • Supervises and performs aircraft jacking, lifting, and towing operations.
  • Inspects aircraft structures, systems, components, and related systems.
  •  Supervises and performs aircraft and component inspections.
  • Interprets inspection findings and determines adequacy of corrective actions.
  •  Inspects and checks components for clearances, tolerances, proper installation, and operation.
  • Inspects and operates powered and nonpowered aerospace ground equipment.
  •  Inspects and identifies aircraft corrosion for prevention and repair.
  • Reviews maintenance forms, aircraft records, automated maintenance data systems, and historical reports to ensure complete documentation.
  •  Inventories and maintains aircraft equipment.

Knowledge & Skills
  • AFSC 2A3X3B Aerospace Airframe and propulsion Mechanic, or equivalent and achieving 7-skill “craftsman” level performing or supervising functions such as performing or supervising functions involving installation, repair, testing, or modification of aircraft.
  • Skilled in F-16 phase inspections, knowledgeable in crash recovery and repair and reclamation.

Experience & Education
  • High school graduate or GED with a certificate of completion.
  • Minimum of Eight (8) years experience.
  • Experience in all aspects of intermediate level maintenance on F-16 Block 50 Aircraft.
  • Experience in Phase Inspections and all aspects of scheduled maintenance.
  • Experience in Inspection & troubleshooting of any systems failures.
  • Experience providing OJT to technicians.
  • Citizen of the United States

Physical Requirements/Working Environment
  • Individual must be immediately deployable to potential combat areas worldwide and able to adapt and live in austere conditions. 
  • 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.

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