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6 months ago
Location: California
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Manufacturing
Category: Mechanic
Position Overview

The Checkout Electrical/Avionics Mechanic & Inspector will be supporting the F-15 program in Palmdale, CA.

This is a 2nd Shift position. (2:30pm to 11:00pm)

This position requires and active Secret Clearance.

Primary Responsibilities

* Perform functional and/or operational checks of aircraft and/or space vehicle mechanical and hydro-pneumatic systems preparatory to flight, install, rework, and modify on-board and non-flight components and equipment.

* Layout, construct, assemble, modify, and repair electrical instruments and equipment used to functionally check mechanical, hydraulic and electronic wiring, circuits, electronic units, assemblies, sub-systems and systems in an aircraft electronics laboratory.

* Operate engines during run-ups and troubleshoot when needed.

* Perform engine buildup as assigned. Install, repair, and replace tanks, power plants, generators, and aircraft engines. Install or replace reservoirs, etc. and repair leaks in same.

* Repair, install and hook up bomb, missile and rocket racks and pylons. Install and load ejection seats and guns.

* Make final operational and functional checks, adjustments, repairs and modifications of electrical/electronic systems, before and after installation, in space vehicles and aircraft.

* Fabricate, assemble, install, modify, check, adjust and maintain instrumentation and communication systems on air vehicle in conjunction with flight operations.

* Install adjust, repair and replace structural parts and assemblies.

* Visually, functionally, or operationally inspect aircraft, explosive and armament installation and space vehicle major electrical/electronic systems, subsystems, units, assemblies, and subassemblies; entire structural, mechanical, hydro-mechanical, pneumatic assemblies, bonded metallic/non-metallic composite parts, thermo-protective systems, armament or detonable systems during or after repairs, modifications, assembly, installation, mating, testing operations, and final adjustments.

* Perform activities prior to flight status and final inspection and daily maintenance of completed experimental aircraft or major modification to experimental aircraft.

* Provide preventative and corrective maintenance and repairs on aviation ground support equipment (GSE) and fuel distribution system.

* Receives/dispatches jet fuel, gasoline, diesel fuel.

* Supports or performs tasking for Quality Control activities with sampling and testing of products for quality control.

* Perform inspections and supports required maintenance on fuel systems and fueling vehicles.
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Engineering Test and Tech

Relocation Assistance Available

No. Relocation assistance is not a negotiable benefit.


Basic Qualifications (Required)

* This position requires an active Secret U.S. Security Clearance. (A U.S. Security Clearance that has been active in the past 24 months is considered active.)

* 3 plus years experience working in military procedures, processes and technical orders.

* Aircraft flight test experience.

* Experience reading and interpreting in blue prints and technical orders.

* This position requires capability to work 2nd Shift hours. (2:30pm to 11:00pm)

Preferred Qualifications

* Active Top Secret Clearance is strongly preferred.

* Armament or weapon loading experience.

* Experience with aircraft systems installation processes.

* Electronics testing experience.

* Experience with Ground Support Equipment (GSE) repair/maintenance or maintaining and operating fuel distribution systems.

Experience Level

Individual Contributor

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