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Mechanic I - Metal Smith
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Job code: lhw-e0-89772690

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  Job posted:   Thu May 17, 2018
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Mechanic I - Metal Smith
The Aircraft Mechanic I is responsible for ensuring that aircraft and their equipment if functioning safely and efficiently. They service, repair and overhaul various aircraft components and systems including airframes, engines, electrical and hydraulic systems propellers, avionics equipment and aircraft instruments.


+ Document maintenance as per Quality Assurance (QA) and established regulatory requirements.

+ Maintain high state of cleanliness and utilize a clean-as-you-go process when executing maintenance duties. Perform rotating break room cleaning duties.

+ Perform regular Foreign Object Damage (FOD) walk-downs.

+ Must maintain situational awareness, stay cognitive-focused, and mitigate risks.

+ Comply with processes and procedures as per DHS/Department of Defense (DOD) documents and publications.

+ Maintain and control tools. Report missing, lost, found, or unattended tools to the supervisor. Inventory and inspect tools on a regular basis and identify when to replace worn or broken tools.

+ Clean work area as necessary, assuring all flammable materials are properly stored; handle and dispose of hazardous materials in accordance with applicable laws and regulatory requirements.

+ Comply with safety rules and procedures and perform work in a manner that enhances the safety of the work area. Promptly report accidents, injuries, safety, violations, and/or unsafe practices or procedures to supervisor.

+ Use Government computer system to access various technical references for airframe repairs and Government training requirements.

+ Provide satisfactory customer service.

+ Must be capable of performing tasks that frequently require: lifting, reaching, bending, walking, pulling, sitting, standing, crouching, stooping, kneeling, and stretching for prolonged periods of time. Must be capable of performing tasks in cramped, awkward, and strained positions and/or climbing up and down ladders, work platforms, scaffolding, and aircraft structures. Must be capable of carrying items up to 40 pounds and on heavier items must seek assistance of other workers or weight lifting devices

+ Perform a full range of airframe and engine maintenance, repairs, modifications, inspections and servicing of aircraft in accordance with approved methods, techniques and practices and certifies accomplished work.

+ Troubleshoot malfunctions in aircraft structure, landing gear, flight surfaces and controls, anti-icing, pneudraulic, engines, auxiliary power unit, ventilation, and heating systems.

+ Repair, replace, and rebuild aircraft structures and functional components including rigging, surface controls, plumbing, and hydraulic units, using hand tools, power tools, machines, equipment such as shears, sheet metal brake, welding equipment, rivet gun, and drills.

+ Read and interpret all aircraft instruments.

+ Replace or repair worn or damaged components, such as fuel pumps, oil pumps, engine mounted gearboxes, and compressor bleed valves using hand tools, gauges, and testing equipment.

+ Remove engines and gearboxes from aircraft, using hoist or forklift truck.

+ Disassemble and inspect airframe and other components for wear, cracks, security, or other defects. Repair or replace defective parts then reassemble and install in aircraft.

+ Perform jacking and towing of aircraft.

+ Enter in the maintenance records description of the work performed and verifies the work was performed satisfactorily.

+ Service engines and airframe components at line station making repairs, short of overhaul, required to keep aircraft in safe operating condition.

+ Use special test equipment and tools.

+ Research the technical library and other applicable technical documentation (such as

+ manufacturers' and DHS/DOD maintenance manuals, service bulletins, engineering and technical data) to determine feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components.

+ Perform progressive, isochronal, phase, periodic, and other hourly or calendar inspections.

+ Provide technical direction to Aircraft Mechanic Helpers and Aircraft Workers.

+ Perform sheet-metal, plastic, and composite depot level repairs on DHS and/or DOD rotary-wing aircraft by utilizing documents listed below.

+ Perform major airframe repairs or modifications.

+ Use applicable airframe repair procedures and/or DHS/DOD engineering approved procedures in performance of tasks resulting in safe, mission ready aircraft.

+ Perform airframe repairs that utilize various glues, resins, fiberglass, epoxy, pro-seal and/or other chemical reactive consumables as per applicable aircraft technical references.

+ Read, interpret drawings and form, shape, and fabricate aircraft stringers, bulkheads, access panels, doublers, inspection plates, box-beams, fairings/cowlings for fuselage applications and on primary flight control surfaces.

+ The Aircraft Mechanic I Sheet Metal may be required to perform other related duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization

**Job Requirements:**

+ High School Diploma or equivalent

+ Must be capable of wearing cumbersome PPE for Hazardous Material (HAZMAT) operations.

+ Must be able to read, write, speak, and communicate using the English language.

+ Must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States.

+ Must possess basic computer skills.

+ Four (4) years of documented experience performing aircraft maintenance on DHS/DOD rotary-wing aircraft.

+ Four (4) years of documented experience performing aircraft sheet-metal repairs on DHS/DOD rotary-wing aircraft.

+ Must have the ability to obtain and maintain a Government Security Clearance

Y-Tech offers an excellent compensation and benefits package. We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disabilities, protected military or veteran status. To apply for this position, or view all of our job openings, visit us online at , click on career opportunities.

**Requisition ID:** DLM0009_COMPANY_1.1

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