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Business Line Government
Position Title Mechanic 1/ Aviation Structure
United States of America - Virginia
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 worker 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. This worker may be required to be licensed by Federal Aviation Administration.
To be considered qualified candidates must submit a resume directly online at www.aecom.com Minimum Requirements
Prior experience with U.S. Navy Organizational Level maintenance operations on FA-18’s as an Aviation Structural Mechanic (AM) is Mandatory.Minimum 3 years experience to be considered for a Mech 1 position or possess a valid A&P License.
Knowledge and use of special tools/equipment required to perform assigned maintenance tasks is mandatory.
Will be required to obtain the following qualifications within 90 days of hire date.
ETU-110 Engine Stand Licensed
A/M32T-5 Cabin Pressure Test Set Licensed
Tire and Wheel Qualified
A/M26U-4B Nitrogen Servicing Unit Licensed
Hydraulic Contamination Qualified A/M27T-14 Electric Hydraulic Power Supply Licensed
A/M27T-15 Diesel Hydraulic Power Supply Licensed
Corrosion Control Cart Licensed
Any additional qualification or license required to maintain aircraft.
+ current experience at the site
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.
_NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES:_
_Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes including those submitted to hiring managers are deemed to be the property of AECOM._
_Job Category_ _Maintenance_
_Business Group_ _Management Services Group (MS)_
_Country_ _United States of America_
_Position Status_ _Full-Time_
_Requisition/Vacancy No._ _189337BR_
_Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race color religion sex national origin sexual orientation gender identity disability or protected veteran status._
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