NANA Regional Corporation Aircraft Mechanic III - Inspector in Groton, Connecticut

Aircraft Mechanic III - Inspector


Lockwood Hills Federal, LLC

Lockwood Hills provides mission support services to federal agencies and the military. With expert capabilities across four service areas, Lockwood Hills facilitates some of the most demanding and critical missions in the world. Our work includes safeguarding vital installations and personnel, maintaining and modifying aircraft, keeping operations on track with integrated logistics, and driving business with records management and administrative support services.

The Aircraft Mechanic III inspects and approves authorized repairs and modifications to aircraft structures, components, engines, flight controls, hydraulics, pneumatics, fuel systems and other mechanical components.The Mechanic III applies extensive technical knowledge of airframe and power plant systems in determining system malfunctions and guides other mechanics in restoring equipment condition and operation. They may solve complex problems using approved technical data such as blueprints or manufacturers manuals.

The position requires a comprehensive knowledge of aircraft mechanical component troubleshooting/repair procedures and replacement of components, a thorough knowledge of aircraft sheet metal/structural modification and repair, and knowledge of aircraft electrical systems.A detailed knowledge of unique aircraft tools and precision tools such as test equipment, torque wrenches, dial indicators, micrometers, cable tensiometers, and protractors is required.

The Aircraft Mechanic III must possess the experience and ability to provide technical support to structural/mechanical engineers and customers.They must possess excellent organizational skills in prioritizing workload to meet aircraft delivery schedules. This worker will be required to make entries in aircraft logs and records, and is responsible for providing guidance and technical expertise to lower level technicians throughout all aircraft modifications and/or maintenance efforts.

As an Inspector, the Aircraft Mechanic III will help withtraining and safety programs and ensure the competency of mechanics repairing the aircraft.The Aircraft Mechanic III will inspect components for damage, wear, or corrosion, and help mechanics determine the repairs needed.They will read maintenance records to determine if scheduled maintenance checks, service, and overhauls were performed at proper intervals.They will inspect the work of aircraft mechanics performing maintenance, modification, or repair of aircraft to ensure adherence to standards and procedures.They may recommend replacement, repair, or modification of aircraft components.They will investigate deficiencies in maintenance and components to determine causes.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Must have a minimum of Five (5) years Aviation Maintenance Experience

  • Working knowledge of technical publications

  • Must be able to read, write and speak English fluently

  • Able to deal with stressful situation while maintaining a professional attitude

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain security clearances and access as required by the contract (NACI)

Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to safely move about in aircraft maintenance environment

  • Must be able to sit, stand, squat, walk, and talk for extended periods during shift. Frequently required to stand, walk, sit, use hand-to-finger movements, handle or feel objects, tools or controls, and reach with arms and hands.Occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.

  • Must have the mobility to climb stairs and ladders

  • Regularly required to talk or hear

  • Must occasionally be able to lift and/or move up to 30 pounds.

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

We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you have a physical and/or mental disability and are interested in applying for employment and need special accommodations to use our website to apply for a position please contact, Recruiting Services at or 571-353-7053. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.

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We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

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Job: Military Specific Occupations

Primary Location: US-CT-Groton

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: LOC00331