Aircraft Mechanic

Company: AECOM

General Information
US-AK-Eielson Air Force Base
N/A
None
Full-Time
At least 1 year(s)
Not Specified
False
False
Job Description

AECOM is built to deliver a better world. We design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets for governments, businesses and organizations in more than 150 countries. As a fully integrated firm, we connect knowledge and experience across our global network of experts to help clients solve their most complex challenges. From high-performance buildings and infrastructure, to resilient communities and environments, to stable and secure nations, our work is transformative, differentiated and vital. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM had revenue of approximately $17.4 billion during fiscal year 2016.


AECOM has needs for Aircraft Mechanics for multiple areas including Electro/Environmental, Weapons, Propulsion, Avionics and A/C across multiple levels.


Aircraft Mechanic I (A/C Mechanic)



Job Summary


AECOM is currently seeking a qualified Aircraft Mechanic I (A/C Mechanic) support of U.S. Air Force aircraft support equipment at Eielson Air Force Base, AK.


The Aircraft Mechanic I troubleshoots malfunctions in aircraft structure, landing gear, flight surfaces and controls, anti-icing, pneudraulic, engines, auxiliary power unit, and ventilation and heating systems. This mechanic repairs, replaces, and rebuilds aircraft structures, such as wings and fuselage, and functional components including rigging, surface controls, and plumbing and hydraulic units, using hand tools, power tools, machines, and equipment such as shears, sheet metal brake, welding equipment, rivet gun, and drills. This worker reads and interprets maintenance manuals, service bulletins, technical data, engineering data, and other specifications to determine feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components.


This mechanic performs 100-hour, progressive, isochronal, phase, periodic, and other hourly or calendar inspections, examines engines for oil leaks, and listens to operating engine to detect and diagnose malfunctions, inspects jet engines and components for cracks, corrosion, foreign object damage, burned areas, distortions, security, warping, wear, and missing segments. Inspects jet engine turbine blades to detect cracks, distortion, corrosion, burn-out, security, or breaks, tests engine operation, using testing equipment, such as ignition analyzer, compression checker, distributor timer, ammeter, and jet calibration (Jetcal) tester, to locate source of malfunction.



Job duties:


Job duties require that this mechanic: adjusts, repairs, or replaces electrical wiring system and aircraft accessories, performs preflight, thru-flight, and post-flight maintenance inspections, performs miscellaneous duties to service aircraft, including flushing crankcase, cleaning screens and filters, greasing moving parts, and checking brakes. This incumbent supervises the jacking and towing of aircraft, enters in the maintenance records description of the work performed and verifies the work was performed satisfactorily, may service engines and airframe components at line station making repairs, short of overhaul, required to keep aircraft in safe operating condition, may specialize in work, repair and modification of structural, precision, and functional spare parts and assemblies, and may specialize in engine repair. This worker may be required to be licensed by Federal Aviation Administration.  As described in AFI 21-101, Chapter 3.8, 3.9 and 3.10 and the SCA Directory of Occupations, 5th Edition.

Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Job Requirements

Promotional Items of Interest to Potential Candidates


*Base Housing Opportunity*

*No Personal tools required provided at the site*

*Overtime will be required on this task order*

*$250.00 referral bonus*

*TDY's required to destinations like Guam and Australia*