Sep 11, 2019

Aircraft Mechanic III

  • DynCorp International LLC
  • Elizabeth City, NC 27909, USA
Full-Time Defense Facilities Logistics Program Management Transportation

Job Description


Job Summary

The Aircraft Mechanic III maintains repairs and modifies aircraft structures, structural components and engines of complex to extreme difficulty.

Principal Accountabilities
  • Maintains and repairs aircraft components including but not limited to flight controls, engines, hydraulics, pneumatics, fuel systems and mechanical components
  • Applies technical knowledge of airframe and power plant systems in determining equipment malfunctions
  • Applies technical expertise in restoring equipment condition and operation.
  • Applies professional technical expertise and guidance to solve complex problems by interpreting technical data such as blueprints or manufactures' manuals.
  • Perform other qualified duties as assigned.

Knowledge & Skills
  • Thorough knowledge of aircraft mechanical component troubleshooting/repair procedures and replacement of components.
  • Thorough knowledge of aircraft sheet metal/structural modification and repair and the ability to determine functionality of non-complex electrical systems.
  • Detailed knowledge of aircraft unique tools such as test equipment, torque wrenches, dial indicators, micrometers, cable tensiometers, sheet metal brakes and sheers, etc.
  • Able to prioritize workload to maintain schedules on assigned projects.
  • Possess the experience and ability to provide technical support to structural/mechanical engineers and customers alike
  • Excellent organizational skills in prioritizing workload to meet aircraft delivery schedule.
  • Basic computer data entry skills required for use of maintenance and logistics databases.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.

Experience & Education
  • High School Graduate or equivalent required.
  • Five (5) or more years' experience in aircraft maintenance on the type of aircraft being serviced or related experience required.
  • FAA Airframe & Powerplant (A&P) license is preferred.

Physical Requirements/Working Environment
  • 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.
  • May work in aircraft maintenance hangar or outside and be subject to extreme weather conditions.
  • May be exposed to extreme noise from 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.

Travel
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally as required.

Occupations

Program Management  

States

NC  

Security Clearance

NO Security Clearance

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