NANA Regional Corporation Aircraft Mechanic in Spokane, Washington

Aircraft Mechanic

Description

ATS, LLC provides a full spectrum of services that include aircraft maintenance, airfield support services, fuels management, aviation ground equipment maintenance and overhaul, vehicle and equipment maintenance, transportation, material management, warehousing and distribution, equipment maintenance, and procurement. Today’s military, government agencies, and commercial enterprises depend on modern, sophisticated systems to provide critical operations and timely services.ATS focuses on providing the critical services required to enable these organizations to attain maximum efficiency and effectiveness.Careers@akimatechsolutions.com

Summary

  • Inspects and performs functional checks such aslanding gear retraction and operation checks on hydraulic, electrical,pressurization, lubrication, de-icing, vacuum, induction, and exhaust systems.Installs equipment such as hoists. Troubleshoots and performs unscheduledmaintenance on assigned aircraft, utilizing various gauges, meters, measuringdevices and other related test equipment.

  • Performsmajor adjustments and alignments of aircraft systems or components. Removes andreplaces aircraft components such as control surfaces, engines, constant speed gearboxesand fuel cells. Services oil, fluid, fuel and hydraulic systems. Required toperform user and organizational level maintenance on assigned supportequipment, including inspection, repair, modification, and corrosionprevention.

  • Accomplishes and reviews non-powered AGE and 780equipment records relating to assigned equipment. Provides data for aircraftmaintenance historical records, complete maintenance data collection, man-houraccounting, and other forms as required. Observes work of others and ensurescompliance with standard procedures and applicable technical publications.

  • Reads and interprets US Air Force andmanufacture’s maintenance manuals, service bulletins, technical data,engineering data, and other specifications to determine feasibility and methodof repair or replacement of malfunctioning or damaged components.

  • Performs daily Pre Flight, Thru Flight, PostFlight, Phase and other required hourly or calendar inspections. Examines jet enginesfor oil leaks and inspects components for cracks, corrosion, foreign objectdamage, burned areas, distortions, security, warping, wear, and missingsegments. Tests engine operation and airframe vibration using calibrated testingequipment to locate source of malfunction.

  • Work involves: replacing or repairing worn ordamaged components, such as generators, fuel controls, fuel pumps, oil pumps,and engine mounted gearboxes, and compressor bleed valves using hand tools,gauges, and testing equipment; removing engine from aircraft, using hoist,disassembling and inspecting parts for wear, cracks, security, or otherdefects, and repairing or replacing defective engine parts and reassembles andinstalls engine in aircraft. Job duties require that this mechanic: adjust,repair, or replace electrical wiring system and aircraft accessories, performmiscellaneous duties to service aircraft, including flushing crankcase,cleaning screens, filters and greasing moving parts.

  • Supervises the jacking and towing of aircraft,records description of the work performed into the aircraft 781 forms andcomputer maintenance collection database. Verifies the work of others wasperformed satisfactorily, launch and recover aircraft and service engine and hydraulicsystems. Perform all required maintenance to ensure aircraft remains in safeoperating condition including the repair and modification of structuralcomponents.

  • The work schedule will be variable dependent onthe mission requirements of the US Air Force 36thRescue Squadron insupports of US Air Force Survival School operations. There are two work shifts(days and swings) and individuals will be required to swap shifts periodically.

Qualifications

Required

  • Minimum 60 months of experience commensuratewith the duties described in the position description

  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalentand aviation specific training and experience

  • Must be able to read gauges, understandinstrumentation, perform aircraft forms and computer documentation and properlyuse diagnostic tools when assessing and repairing aircraft.

  • Must be able to troubleshoot aircraft problemsand determine the root causes of problems and have the knowledge required to correctthose problems.

Thank you for your interest in our posted position. If selected for interview, you will be contacted.

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

We are Equal Opportunity Employers. Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

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Job: Maintenance & Repair

Primary Location: US-WA-Spokane

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: ATS00591