PAE, Inc Aircraft Mechanic (Senior)--Flight Line E&E: Eglin in Fort Walton Beach, Florida

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Aircraft Mechanic (Senior)--Flight Line E&E: Eglin

Classification Description (cut and paste from job description)

Maintains tactical aircraft, support equipment, and forms and records. Performs and directs repair and reclamation, and maintenance support functions. Advises about problems maintaining and inspecting aircraft. Troubleshoots and maintains aircraft structures, systems, components, and related equipment. Removes and installs aircraft components. Conducts functional tests of repaired components and systems. Special certifications may be required. May be required to adjust, align, and rig aircraft systems. May be required to direct and/or perform aircraft jacking, lifting, and towing operations.

Inspects aircraft structures, systems, components, and related systems. Directs and performs aircraft components inspections. Interprets inspection findings and determines adequacy of corrective actions. Inspects and identifies aircraft corrosion for prevention and repair. May be required to perform crash recovery duties. Required to perform assigned tasks within your work center that directly supports necessary functions of this job classification.

Specialty Qualifications (cut and paste from job description)

a. Knowledge. Knowledge of principles applying to aircraft systems, concepts, and applications of maintenance directives and data reporting, and using technical data is mandatory. Knowledge of Air Force supply and deficiency reporting procedures is mandatory. Knowledge of the proper handling, use, and disposal of hazardous waste and materials is mandatory. Knowledge of MIS (CAMS/IMDS) and desktop computer operations and use is mandatory. Must have working knowledge of Air Force supply procedures to look up, place orders, receive and maintain parts and materials to complete assigned work.

b. Education. Completion of high school with courses in mathematics is desirable. Completion of an advanced applicable aircraft maintenance course is mandatory.

c. Experience. Qualification as Sr. Aircraft Mechanic is mandatory. A minimum of seven years of directing and performing functions, such as installing, inspecting, repairing or overhauling aircraft structures, systems, and components, is mandatory.

Special Certifications and Qualifications required for position (as determined by Program Manager)

Operational check, troubleshoot, remove/replace/repair components, assemble/disassemble, install, bench-check, service, AC powers system, DC power system, integrated drive generator (IDG), generator control unit (GCU), external power system, Lighting system, exterior, interior, emergency, position lights, anti-collision, formation, slipway lights, taxi light. Remove install, adjust, operational check, troubleshoot, bench-check, service the following: landing gear system, handle, control switches, arresting hook indication/canopy indication/overheat fire/master caution/fuel warning and control systems, anti-skid, brake holding, nose gear steering, secondary flight control, engine bleed air, fire extinguishing system, squibs, fire bottles, start and ignition/air conditioning/pressurization systems and liquid cooling systems. You must have held an Air Force E&E AFSC also have experience on F-15C/D aircraft, and possess the required qualifications in the attached job description. . Must be able to travel in performance of these duties. SECRET CLEARANCE REQUIRED.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. PAE’s hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a workforce of approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

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