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Business Line Government
Position Title Aircraft Mechanic 1 (Sheetmetal)
United States of America - North Carolina
Aircraft Mechanic 1 (Sheetmetal)
No travel/no per diem.
The Aircraft Mechanic I troubleshoots malfunctions in aircraft structure landing gear flight surfaces and controls anti-icing
pneudraulic engines auxiliary power unit and ventilation and heating systems. This mechanic repairs replaces and rebuilds
aircraft structures such as wings and fuselage and functional components including rigging surface controls and plumbing
and hydraulic units using hand tools power tools machines and equipment such as shears sheet metal brake welding
equipment rivet gun and drills. This mechanic reads and interprets manufacturers and airlines maintenance manuals
service bulletins technical data engineering data and other specifications to determine feasibility and method of repairing or
replacing malfunctioning or damaged components. This mechanic performs 100-hour progressive isochronal phase
periodic and other hourly or calendar inspections examines reciprocating engines for cracked cylinders and oil leaks and
listens to operating engine to detect and diagnose malfunctions such as sticking or burnt valves inspects jet engines and
components for cracks corrosion foreign object damage burned areas distortions security warping wear and missing
segments. Inspects jet engine turbine blades to detect cracks distortion corrosion burn-out security or breaks tests engine
operation using testing equipment such as ignition analyzer compression checker distributor timer ammeter and jet
calibration (Jetcal) tester to locate source of malfunction. Work involves: replacing or repairing worn or damaged
components such as carburetors alternators magnetos 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 or forklift truck disassembling and inspecting parts for wear cracks security or other defects and repairing or
replacing defective engine parts and reassembles and installs engine in aircraft. Job duties require that this mechanic:
adjusts repairs or replaces electrical wiring system and aircraft accessories performs preflight thru-flight and post-flight
maintenance inspections performs miscellaneous duties to service aircraft including flushing crankcase cleaning screens
and filters greasing moving parts and checking brakes. This incumbent supervises the jacking and towing of aircraft enters
in the maintenance records description of the work performed and verifies the work was performed satisfactorily may service
engines and airframe components at line station making repairs short of overhaul required to keep aircraft in safe operating
condition may specialize in work repair and modification of structural precision and functional spare parts and assemblies
and may specialize in engine repair.
+ High School graduate or equivalent with a minimum three (3) years actual and recent depot level aircraft structural maintenance / repair experience is required.
+ Must have completed military aviation maintenance training or aviation maintenance technical school curriculum or possess an FAA issued A&P license.
+ Knowledge and use of special tools/equipment required to perform assigned maintenance tasks is mandatory.
+ Must be able to meet physical requirements associated with and/or pass any medical examination requirements related to performing daily assigned tasks.
+ May be required to pass and maintain a U.S. Government background security check.
+ Must be able to speak read write and understand English.
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. Its a place where you can apply your skills to some of the worlds most challenging interesting and meaningful projects worldwide. Its a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. Its what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.
AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities Females Veterans and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.
Job Category: Logistics and Supply Chain
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 166539BR
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