3 months ago
ZENETEX specializes in management and technology support services for a variety of federal agencies and commercial organizations. A new contract award at MCAS Yuma, AZ has prompted the opportunity for an experienced MV-22 Flight Line Mechanic. Primary Duties and Responsibilities The Flight Line mechanic will perform flight line troubleshooting and repair for the Power Plants, Airframes, Egress/Environmental, and Avionics systems during launch and recovery cycles in support of the sorties and timelines of the daily flight schedule. Other duties may include: * Performing daily pre-fight and post flight inspections * Ensuring that proper safety procedures and precautions are followed on the flight line and in hanger deck areas * Performing hot and cold refueling of aircraft and removing and installing power plants, components, and parts as required * Working as part of a team to troubleshoot airframe and engine components * Removing and replacing aircraft component parts to include engine removals and replacements * Operating support equipment for flight line maintenance of installed aircraft systems * Completing applicable maintenance data forms as required * Responsible for providing guidance and technical expertise to lower level technicians throughout all aircraft modifications and/or maintenance efforts Education and Experience Requirements * High school diploma or equivalent * A minimum of 8 years of aviation maintenance experience, with at least 2 years of experience with the MV-22 aircraft * Demonstrated knowledge of aircraft engine systems and the ability to interpret technical data * Working knowledge of power plants and the principles of their operation Physical Demands * Work will require a high level of hand dexterity and finger use in both hands, close vision corrected/uncorrected to 20/20, prolonged periods of standing and sitting in combination with stooping, bending, reaching, pulling, and pushing, as well as ability to lift 25lbs and over with assistance. Work Environment (ADA) * May be required to work in areas in the hangar and on the flight line that are noisy and dusty. May be exposed to moderate discomforts, such as heat, cold and wind. May be required to wear personal protective equipment, when applicable. The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory. Security Clearance * This position will require U.S. citizenship and the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance. Some positions may require an active clearance to start. ZENETEX is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.