Deployed Aircraft Mechanic Level 2 (Afghanistan)

Location
United States
Salary
Not Specified
Posted
May 19, 2019
Closes
Nov 19, 2019
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Minimum Experience Required
1 year
Manages Others?
No
Northrop Grumman Technical Services is seeking an Aircraft Mechanic for our Afghanistan location. The candidate will be responsible for the following:  Troubleshoots, repairs and services aircraft and engine systems. Conducts diagnosis of malfunctions  Performs maintenance, disassembly, rework, repair, replacement, re-assembly or adjustment of various aircraft systems in accordance with technical specifications, engineering instructions, and FAA regulations  Maintains FAA required records, manuals and inspection forms  Requires an airframe and power license  Specific Description:  Execute line-maintenance/flight operations support for BACN E-11A overseas deployed aircraft including all electrical & mechanical troubleshooting, fault isolation & repair, parts replacement, line repairable unit (LRU) replacement, calibration tasks, testing, engine repairs and/or replacements & proper documentation in aircraft forms (Air Force Form 781 series)  Conduct maintenance of aircraft in line with USAF ground maintenance procedures & in compliance with associated  airworthiness approvals  Conduct Tier 2 maintenance (in depth maintenance, repairs, etc.) & Tier 3 maintenance (modifications & depot level or major maintenance) at operational OCONUS site(s)  Conduct progressive maintenance & inspections on aircraft at remote OCONUS locations to minimize aircraft downtime for longer term maintenance requirements  Service aircraft, perform end-of-runway, postflight, preflight, thru-flight, & phase inspections  Advise on problems maintaining, servicing, & inspecting aircraft & related aerospace equipment  Use technical data to diagnose & solve maintenance problems on aircraft systems  Interpret & advise on maintenance procedures & policies to repair aircraft & related equipment  Troubleshoot & maintain aircraft structures, systems, components, & related equipment  Remove & install aircraft components conducting functional tests of repaired components & systems  Adjust, align & rig aircraft systems  Supervise & perform aircraft jacking, lifting & towing operations  Inspect aircraft structures, systems, components & related systems  Supervise & perform aircraft & component inspections  Interpret inspection findings & determines adequacy of corrective actions  Inspect & check components for clearances, tolerances, proper installation & operation  Inspect & operate powered & non-powered aerospace ground equipment  Inspect & identify aircraft corrosion for prevention & repair  Review maintenance forms, aircraft records, automated maintenance data systems & historical reports to ensure  complete documentation  Inventory & maintain aircraft equipment  Assist other functional team members with any associated aircraft maintenance actions to ensure mission success 

Basic Qualifications:   

BS degree or equivalent. 4 years of additional experience may be substituted in lieu of a degree. 

Current DoD SECRET Clearance with at least one year from expiring  Possession of a US Passport or ability to quickly obtain US Passport  Airframe and Powerplant Certificate 

Business or Regional Jet experience a (CRJ, G-5, G-4, Challenger, etc.) ensure mission success 



Preferred Qualifications:   

BD-700 Global Express, USAF E-11A aircraft 

5 or more years Rolls-Royce BR-710 experience  10 years transport category aircraft experience  Special Mission aircraft experience  DoD maintenance program experience  Obtain a general medical physical to include HIV test and TB-Tine check 



Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions. 

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