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P 3 Sca Aircraft Mechanic Ii job at Northrop Grumman in Jacksonville FL
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Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure all while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so then Northrop Grumman is the place for you. As a leading global security company we provide innovative systems products and solutions to our customers worldwide. We are comprised of diverse professionals that bring different perspectives and ideas understanding that the more experiences we bring to our work the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our workforce we look for people that exemplify our core values leadership characteristics and approach to innovation. At Northrop Grumman our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact peoples lives around the world today and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history theyre making history. Northrop Grumman is seeking experienced personnel with P-3 aircraft background to support a contingent maintenance program with Customs and Border Protection (CBP) in Jacksonville FL. The CBP P-3 fleet consists of Airborne Early Warning (AEW) and Long Range Tracker (LRT) high-endurance all-weather tactical turbo-prop aircraft. The AEW aircraft are utilized primarily for long-range patrols along the entire U.S. border and in source and transit zone countries. The LRT aircraft are used to intercept track airborne and surface threats in source and transit zone countries. The P-3 aircraft are equipped with state-of-the-art highly sophisticated sensor equipment i.e. radar electro-optical and infrared (EO/IR) detecting systems. Northrop Grumman has openings for Aircraft Structures Mechanics with Non-Destructive Testing Certifications to join our team of qualified diverse individuals. These position will be located in Jacksonville FL with detachment locations both CONUS and internationally. The selected candidate will troubleshoot repair and service P-3 aircraft structures components and engine systems. Conduct diagnosis of aircraft and systems malfunctions performs maintenance disassembly rework repair replacement re-assembly or adjustment of various aircraft systems and components in accordance with technical specifications and engineering instructions. In addition to the aircraft structures mechanic qualification the candidate shall be certified to set up and calibrate nondestructive testing equipment conduct tests to ensure quality or detect discontinuities (defects) using NDT methods of inspection establish techniques for proper examination of objects under inspection ensuring strict adherence to safety regulations apply testing criteria in accordance with applicable specifications or standards and evaluate results interpret radiographs cathode ray tube (CRT) or digital readouts conductivity meters and visual indicators organize and report test results perform specialized inspections. Employee shall maintain inspect and repair U. S. Customs and Border Protection P-3 aircraft structures systems and components including but not limited to T-56 engines 54H60-77 propellers auxiliary power units flight controls hydraulics pneumatics fuel systems oxygen and mechanical components. Candidate applies technical knowledge of airframe and power plant systems in determining equipment malfunctions and applies technical expertise in restoring equipment condition and or operation. This candidate also applies professional technical expertise and guidance to solve complex problems by interpreting technical data such as blueprints or manufacturers manuals / specifications. Work at this level requires a thoroughly comprehensive knowledge of P-3 aircraft propulsion systems / component troubleshooting and repair procedures and replacement and/or repair of components. Candidate should possess a thorough knowledge of P-3 aircraft fuel systems and repair with ability to determine functionality of non-complex electrical systems and ability to provide technical support to maintenance management propulsion / airframe engineers and customers. Additional job duties are required but not limited to: performs corrosion control preflight and post-flight maintenance inspections fuel sampling miscellaneous duties to service aircraft tow and jack aircraft enters in the maintenance records description of the work performed and verifies the work was performed satisfactorily and other tasks as deemed necessary. Candidate could be responsible for providing and receiving guidance and technical expertise to lower and from higher level technicians throughout all aircraft maintenance and/or modification efforts. Qualifications: Basic Qualifications + A High School Diploma or GED and a minimum of 3 years of multiengine transport category aircraft experience with proven ability to troubleshoot P-3 aircraft structure mechanical engine and propeller systems. + NDT Level II Certification (Radiography) + Ability to obtain a FAA Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) certificate or be a highly qualified applicant who is able to provide documentation (FAA Form 8610-2) giving them the authorization to test OR obtain A&P certificate within 180-days of hire + Ability to set up and calibrate nondestructive testing equipment. + Ability to conduct tests to ensure quality or detect discontinuities (defects) using NDT methods of inspection. + Ability to establish techniques for proper examination of objects under inspection ensuring strict adherence to safety regulations. + Ability to apply testing criteria in accordance with applicable specifications or standards and evaluate results. + Ability to interpret radiographs cathode ray tube (CRT) or digital readouts conductivity meters and visual indicators. + Ability to organize and report test results. + Ability to perform specialized inspections. + Perform other job related tasks as assigned by management. + Interface daily with supervisors about work priorities and progress of projects. + Actively participate in program planning and strategy sessions. + Actively participate in client safety initiatives incident investigations etc. + May at times work at heights. + Ability to work any assigned shift and overtime as needed + Ability to use personally owned hand tools and comply with a 100% tool accountability and control process; Use customer provided tools requiring calibration and specialized test equipment + Physical ability to become respirator qualified and work in confined spaces + Active DOD Secret clearance is required + Ability to obtain/maintain a Department of Homeland CBP Background Investigation + Ability to obtain/maintain a valid state drivers license. + Ability to be licensed for and operate appropriate Ground Support Equipment Physical Requirements + Standing walking sitting lifting carrying pushing pulling reaching handling fingering feeling talking hearing visual acuity accommodation and color vision. Moving carrying lifting objects in excess of 60 lbs Climbing and working off of ladders stairs and scaffolding in excess of 50 ft. Working extended hours and standing for extended periods of time Preferred Qualifications: + UT MT PT Certification are a plus + IRRSP or State Card with 4 years NDT experience and demonstrated ability to effectively perform assigned NDT tasks and interpret results of inspections with Code shooting capabilities. + Current A&P License and certification + Current Active CBP Security Credentials + Active Secret or TS Security Clearance + Ability to troubleshoot isolate problems and repair all P-3 aircraft structure mechanical electrical engine and propeller systems excluding avionics. + Experience on P-3 aircraft in the structural repair fabrication modification and installation of sheet metal parts items and assemblies. + Familiarity with the Naval Aviation Maintenance Program (NAMP) or equivalent 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. Job Category: : Non-CJCS 20026547
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