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Vectrus

Aircraft Mechanic Structural Repairer

Defense

All

Full Time

On Site

No

Los Alamitos, California, United States

Overview

  • V2X has become a major force in the field of aircraft maintenance. We proudly support all four branches of the military in performing Organizational, Intermediate, and Depot level aircraft, ground vehicle, and component maintenance. We employ over 700 qualified Aircraft Mechanics across the United States and overseas. We have an opportunity for an Aircraft Mechanic I - Structural Repair to support our Contractor Field Team at Los Alamitos, CA. Candidate must supply own common tools and toolbox. Please note: this task order has a Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) in place.


Responsibilities

  • The Aircraft Mechanic Structural repairer will provide Organizational-level maintenance on the Uh-60L aircraft. Specific responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
  • Perform duties associated with support, troubleshooting and inspecting the Uh-60L aircraft to include: aircraft structure; landing gear; flight surfaces and controls; engine; auxiliary power units; pneumatics; pneudraulics; and ventilation and heating systems
  • Repairs, replaces, and rebuilds aircraft structures at the field level to include wings and fuselage, functional components including rigging, surface controls, and plumbing and using hand tools, power tools, machines, and equipment
  • Reads and interprets manufacturers' and airline's maintenance manuals, service bulletins, technical data, engineering data, and other specifications to determine feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components.
  • Disassembling and inspecting parts for wear, cracks, security, or other defects, and repairing or replacing defective parts and reassembles.
  • Adjusts, repairs, or replaces aircraft accessories, performs preflight, thru-flight, post-flight, and isochronal maintenance inspections
  • Performs miscellaneous duties as required to service aircraft, to include washes, lubrication, lavatory, liquid oxygen, oil and water servicing.
  • Enters in the maintenance records description of all of the work performed, verifying the work was performed satisfactorily.
  • Specialize in work, repair and modification of aircraft structures.

Qualifications

  • Qualifications
  • Education/Certificates:
    • High school diploma or GED required
  • Experience:
    • A minimum of 4 years' of aviation experience performing the above duties and responsibilities
    • This work requires well-rounded training and experience usually acquired through a formal apprenticeship or equivalent training and experience.
    • Experience on the Uh-60l aircraft highly desired
    • This position will require the ability to obtain and maintain a Favorable government clearance. U.S. citizenship is required.
    • Must have a combination of experience to service and inspect structural, hydraulic, electrical, power plant and general mechanical maintenance of field-level work required to meet the assigned missions.
  • Skills:
    • Will be required to become qualified to inspect, remove, and replace tires and brakes and to supervise the jacking and towing of aircraft
    • Must be proficient in the use of hand tools, gauges, and testing equipment
    • Must be able to become qualified on using hoist, forklift, crane, and all support vehicles
    • Must have a combination of experience to repair engines, sheet metal, structural, hydraulic, electrical, power train and general mechanical maintenance of moderate difficulty which is required to meet the assigned missions
    • Must have a thorough knowledge of aircraft mechanical component troubleshooting, repair procedures and replacement of parts, and broad knowledge of aircraft sheet metal/structural modifications and repair.
  • Other Requirements:
    • May be required to work in areas in the hangar and on the flight line that are noisy and dusty. Work will require a high level of hand dexterity and finger use in both hands, close vision corrected/uncorrected to 20/20, prolonged periods of standing and sitting in combination with stooping, bending, reaching, pulling, and pushing, as well as ability to lift 25lbs and over with assistance.

We are committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace that values and supports the contributions of each individual. This commitment along with our common Vision and Values of Integrity, Respect, and Responsibility, allows us to leverage differences, encourage innovation and expand our success in the global marketplace. Vectrus is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability. EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.