Sep 11, 2019

FAA Chief Inspector - Contingent upon award

  • DynCorp International LLC
  • Fort Rucker, AL, USA
Full-Time Defense Facilities Logistics Program Management Transportation

Job Description


*This position is contingent upon contract award.*

Summary: The FAA Chief Inspector is responsible for the inspection and determination of the airworthiness of aircraft, aircraft systems, equipment, and parts in compliance with specifications and applicable government regulations.


• Oversee part installation and inspect adjustments or modifications.

• Perform preflight and post flight inspection ensuring that all inspection forms are accurately completed.

• Direct the work of other department Inspectors.

• Utilize the current maintenance management system (e.g. CALM, Quantum, etc.) to maintain aircraft forms and records.

• Provide guidance in aircraft repair and technical inspection techniques and procedures according to directives, technical manuals, work standards and operational policies.

• Work collaboratively with Site Quality Manager to develop, implement and sustain a behavioral quality-based program

• Serve as a quality liaison with Site Quality Manager and ensure consistent practices and deliverables meet quality standards.

• Lead and guide improvement initiatives utilizing Lean Six Sigma methodologies and making high-value improvements across the program.

• Implement corporate-sponsored best practices for EHS and quality assurance processes; develop and utilize benchmark-based metrics, and develop & maintain reporting on these measures to ensure continuous improvement.

• Conducts audits, inspections to ensure compliance with company policies and procedures and implements corrective actions as required.

• Perform other duties as assigned


• Proficient in the use of the current maintenance management system utilized to maintain aircraft forms and records.

• Thorough comprehensive knowledge of aircraft mechanical component troubleshooting/repair procedures and replacement of components.

• Thorough technical knowledge of aircraft sheet metal/structural modification and repair and the ability to determine functionality of complex electrical systems.

• A detailed knowledge of aircraft unique tools such as test equipment, torque wrenches, dial indicators, micrometers, cable tensiometers, sheet metal brakes and sheers, etc. is required.

• Ability to provide technical support to structural/mechanical engineers and customers.

• Excellent organizational skills in prioritizing workload to meet aircraft delivery schedule.


• Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

• Six (6) or more years' experience in maintenance, modification and repair of aircraft systems of the type being serviced and their associated components.

• Two (2) or more years experience with aircraft sheet metal repair required

• Must possess a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Inspector Authorization (IA) certification.

• Previous Experience inspecting assigned aircraft preferred


Program Management  



Security Clearance

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