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- Patuxent River, Maryland
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Aircraft Mechanic Iii job at VT Group in Patuxent River MD
Description, duties, responsibilities
VT Groupis a leading technology integrator with close to 50 years experience delivering technology and C4ISR solutions to solve the complex challenges faced by our government and commercial customers in the Defense and National Security markets.VT Group provides aviation mission support in the areas of programmatic integrated logistics training maintenance acquisition management and analytic support solutions for fixed rotary and tiltrotor winged aircraft - as well as worldwide management operations and sustainment support of advanced Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) in the challenging environments of Afghanistan Iraq and Africa and aboard U.S. Navy ships and research vessels. Our commitment is to excellence building a culture of trust respect and open communications with our customers to deeply each successful mission.For more than 30 years our team of experts have implemented solutions that increase life-cycle efficiencies and operational availability while reducing costs for our Department of Defense customers. The VT Group Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) operators are highly-trained and highly-skilled Field Service Representatives capable of performing a full spectrum of mission support services including technical and payload operations and maintenance and sustainment of unmanned systems. Our team of forward-thinking defense leaders formulate strategies for mission success for the following aviation vehicles: Hornet (F/A-18C) Osprey (V-22) Apache (AH-64) Blackhawk (UH-60) Cargo (CH-47) Marine One Presidential Helicopter (VH-92A) Fire Scout (MQ-8C) Orion (P-3C) and the Scan Eagle (Insitu).VT Group is seekingan Aircraft Mechanic III in Patuxent River MD to troubleshoot malfunctions in variousaircraft systems and performs general maintenance of the Presidential Helicopters Support Program.Troubleshoots malfunctions in various aircraft systems and performs general maintenance of the assigned aircraft. Performs daily and pre-flight checks to ensure aircraft meets flight safety standards. Services repairs and overhauls aircraft and aircraft engines to ensure airworthiness. 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. Reads and interprets manufacturers and service maintenance manuals service bulletins and other specifications to determine feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components. Inspects turbine blades to detect cracks or breaks. Tests engine operation using testing equipment such as ignition analyzer compression checker distributor timer and ammeter to locate source of malfunction. Replaces or repairs worn or damaged components using hand tools gauges and testing equipment. Removes engine from aircraft using hoist or forklift truck. Disassembles and inspects parts for wear warping or other defects. Repairs or replaces defective engine parts and reassembles and installs engine in aircraft. Adjusts repairs or replaces electrical wiring systems and aircraft accessories. Performs complex troubleshooting on Avionics/Electrical mission systems using test equipment. Performs miscellaneous duties to service aircraft including flushing crankcase cleaning screens greasing moving parts and checking brakes. 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. May specialize in engine repair. Perform check out removal and replacement of Cartridge Activated Devices (CAD). Education: High School Education or equivalent. Specialty Training courses applicable to the functional area.Experience: Minimum of Six (6) years recent experience on H-60 H-3 S-92 rotary wing aircraft. A&P License/FAA Certification preferred but not required. Experience with military rotary aviation preferred. Shall have experience supporting Integrated Product Teams (IPT) and Integrated Test Teams (ITT).Knowledge: Working knowledge of military publications drawings blueprints microfilm diagrams and schematics are mandatory. Must be knowledgeable of supply procedures IMRL accounting as well as Aircraft and Engine Log Books and Aircraft Accounting system.Security Clearance: Must be eligible to obtain a Top Secret clearance and YW access.Experience must be within the last five years. All personnel must be U. S. citizens.Individuals released from Military Service with other than Honorable Discharges do not meet minimum qualifications.Personnel performing under this contract shall meet the applicable qualifications and certifications specified in the DCMAINST 8210.1 and CNAFINST 4790.2 series instructions.Rotary Wing Aircraft experience required S-92 H-3 and H-60 experience preferred H-3A/D and/or H-60 B/F/N series experience desired. Contract Cross utilization of aircraft skilled positions; i.e. mechanics in support billets; i.e. Tool Room Warehouse etc. is preferred allowing for efficiencies and flexibility
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