Tyonek Services Group is providing full on-site / off-site maintenance flight/Functional Check Flight operations to support the US Army Flight Test Directorate AFTD at Redstone Arsenal, AL. The support will be conducted in accordance with current Army directives, including but not limited to, AR 95-1 and AR 95-20.
Areas for support to be provided include aircraft maintenance, completion of all maintenance test flights on AFTD aircraft, fault isolation and troubleshooting, and management of internal contractor pilot and non-rated crewmember flight records.
This individual will perform structural repairs using sheet metal/fabric/upholstery, installing and maintaining good repair of sheet metal equipment and fixtures.
Work will involve planning, designing and laying out of all types of aviation sheet metal work from blueprints, models or other specifications, setting up and operating all available types of sheet metal working machines.
The use of a variety of hand tools in cutting, bending, forming shaping, riveting, and assembling are required
Other duties as assigned
HS diploma or equivalent
An FAA Airframe license preferred
Must have completed a military or vocational school.
7 years' experience with aircraft structural systems maintenance or 4 years of verifiable RDT&E experience in structural system maintenance is required
Must have experience in corrosion control practices including removal and treatment
A previous holder of 68G/15G MOS is preferred
Must demonstrate knowledge of military technical manuals
Must be a U.S. Citizen
Must have or be able to obtain and maintain a Secret Clearance
We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform post offer, pre-employment substance abuse testing.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.
Must be able to walk and stand on level and/or inclined surfaces for certain periods throughout the day.
Must be able to climb stairs, ramps, ladders, and work stands, working at heights with fall protection devices
Must be able to crouch, crawl, grasp or handle objects, use finger dexterity, bend elbow/knee and reach above/below shoulders.
May be required to lift up to 50 pounds and carry for short distances.
May be required to read dials/gauges, identify small objects and hand tools.
Must be able to see imperfections, micrometer readings and other small scales.
Must be able to communicate by voice and detect sound by ear.
Must be able to distinguish color and judge three-dimensional depth.
May be required to operate power vehicles, machinery, hand tools, ground support equipment, fork lift, APU, etc.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER / VEVRAA / ADA
TNC and its subsidiaries fall under ANCSA and are entitled under Federal Law to extend hiring preferences to its shareholders. ANCSA provides TNC the authority to give shareholder preference in hiring. TNC reaffirms its belief in equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment. Tyonek is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and a VEVRAA governed Federal Contractor who affords equal employment opportunity to protected veterans and people with disabilities. TNC provides all employees and job applicants equal employment opportunities in hiring and promotion without regard to age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, race, religion, color, veteran status, genetic information, physical or mental disability, national origin or any other reason prohibited by law.
At Tyonek, our people are our greatest asset. We are proud to say that, based on excellent performance by our talented employees and management team, over the past 30 years we have grown into a strong corporation.
It is no secret that a successful company is built by great employees and at our operations across the country, we do our best to attract and retain each and every one.
Tyonek is an Alaska Native Corporation and parent company to a growing number of subsidiary businesses that provide defense engineering and manufacturing, aircraft maintenance, information technology services, construction services, and general support services to a broad customer base. We have employees in Alaska and across the US.
TNC and its subsidiaries fall under ANCSA and are entitled under Federal Law to extend hiring preferences to its shareholders. ANCSA provides TNC the authority to give shareholder preference in hiring. TNC reaffirms its belief in equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment. Equal Opportunity Employer: Tyonek Native Corporation allows all employees and job applicants’ equal employment opportunities in hiring and promotion without discrimination because of age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, race, religion, color, veteran status, physical or mental disability, or national origin.