Aviation Life Support Specialist CAFCAS
- Klamath Falls, Oregon
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Aviation Life Support Specialist CAFCAS job at Tactical Air Support in Klamath Falls OR
Description, duties, responsibilities
Tactical Air Support is Nevada Center for Entrepreneurial Technology (NCET)
2019 Aerospace / Aviation Company of the Year
Tactical Air Support, Inc., a national company headquartered in Reno, Nevada, provides domestic and international "Center of Excellence" training and support services in tactical aviation and is seeking an experienced Aviation Life Support Specialist to join our team.
Tactical Air's motto is "We Serve Those Who Serve" and our company's purpose is twofold: we help make the world more secure through our efforts to improve the military capabilities and security of the United States and our partner nations and we create an environment where our employees can discover, develop, and share their talents in a way that provides a meaningful career path.
Tactical Air deploys advanced aircraft operated by experienced fighter and attack pilots to U.S. military installations in support of Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, and Army unit, wing, weapons school, and combat deployment training. We are currently seeking experienced high-performance aircraft maintainers and related maintenance support to join our team to generate sorties and perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance supporting the USAF Combat Air Force (CAF) Contracted Air Support (CAS) contract.
The mission of this contract is to provide adversary air services to the USAF 4th and 5th generation fighter squadrons, groups, and wings across the U.S. Tactical Air operates the CF-5D and the F-5 E/F Advanced Tiger (F-5ATTM), a purpose-built, modernized advance capability adversary aircraft. Tactical Air's maintenance staff is comprised of certified and experienced mechanics, technicians, specialists, and logisticians. These professionals all work towards ensuring safe and seamless ground maintenance operations and are an integral part of a dedicated, elite team who get things done, enjoy working together, and are committed to growing with this fast-moving, high-performance company.
This position is located in Klamath Falls, Oregon, situated just north of the California border. Klamath Falls is a suburban community with a population just over 22,000 people. Klamath Falls has a rich history and the Kingsley Field is home to the 173rd Fighter Wing of the Oregon Air National Guard. Klamath Falls, known as Oregon's City of Sunshine, offers many recreational opportunities such as cross-country skiing, golfing, fishing, hunting, boating, and bird watching. Klamath Falls is also an affordable place to live compared to other Oregon cities and is rated as a great place to live or retire.
The ideal candidate for the Aviation Life Support Specialist position will be highly productive, professional, disciplined, team-oriented, technically astute, and responsive to the needs of the company and its Department of Defense (DoD) customers. This position will report to the Program Manager/Site Manager responsible for the safe and effective operation of company-owned aircraft and will perform organizational, intermediate, and limited depot-level maintenance to include inspection, operational test, repair, modification, and troubleshooting on all assigned aircraft, components, and equipment. This position will apply advanced technical knowledge to solve complex problems and to provide technical assistance, guidance, and instruction to other teammates as needed.
Tactical Air offers a comprehensive benefits package, including (but not limited to) 401K retirement savings plan with employer match, health/dental/vision care, and life insurance. The level of position offered will be dependent upon background and qualifications. If you are a dynamic, self-motivated individual who appreciates challenging yet rewarding work, with a keen interest in cutting-edge aircraft mission systems development and maintenance, Tactical Air invites you to apply.
Tactical Air is proud to be an EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability Employer
For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.
Tactical Air Support Company Overview
Our Philosophy and Vision for the Future Since its inception in 2005, Tactical Air has utilized innovative business practices to provide our government and aviation industry partners with an unparalleled consulting and training experience. We are a business modeled after a weapons school with the largest cadre of weapons school instructors, graduates, adversaries and test pilots in the industry. TACTICAL AIRS VISION FOR THE FUTURE IS TO BE THE WORLDS PREMIER Ãƒ CENTER OF EXCELLENCEÂ FOR COMMERCIAL TACTICAL AVIATION TRAINING AND SUPPORT SERVICES. Additionally, we aim to become a repository of world classÂ aviation expertise powered by a cadre of aircrew, tactical and subject matter experts, and maintainers. We attract and retain talent by offering our people a profession, not just a job. The sense of ownership, purpose and meaning that comes with being a member of the Tactical Air team is unique in our industry, affording them a profession with purpose and meaning. Above all we focus on execution, Its not what we do, its how we do it.Â