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AIRCRAFT MECHANIC - BASE 450, NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV


L3 Vertex Aerospace
Location: North Las Vegas
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Flight Crew
Category: Mechanic Jobs
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Inspect and certify aircraft at specific intervals as required by OEM and FAA.

- Troubleshoot system malfunctions and perform necessary corrective actions.

- Remove and replace defective components.

- Complies with Service Bulletins, Instructions and Airworthiness Directives as directed.

- Perform preflight/post flight; turn around inspections and servicing when required.

- Obtain run up and taxi qualifications if required.

- Perform maintenance on Ground Support Equipment (GSE).

- Maintain aircraft logbooks and historical data as required.

- Complies with safety, foreign object damage and tool control program requirements.

- Wash, wax, clean and maintain exterior and interior of aircraft.

- Serves as point of contact with the Quality Assurance Representative.

- Advise managements of problems that may delay scheduled delivery of aircraft to customer.

- Ensure materials issued for assigned tasks are the correct items to repair the problem.

- Provide on the job training to new employees as required.

- Assist with supervision and inspects maintenance performed by FAA certified and non-certified personnel.

- Service oxygen, nitrogen, tires, oil and hydraulic systems.

- Perform Corrosion Control checks when required.

- Greets visitors and clients.

- Exhibits positive courteous behavior with customers businesses and coworkers.

- Assists coworkers and those in other departments to successfully perform job tasks and functions when necessary.

- Follow all safety procedures and practices as established by the Company and regulatory bodies.

- All other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

Graduation from a standard four (4) year high school or equivalent (OED) AND two (2) years of experience in work directly-related to aircraft maintenance. AVIONICS experience desired and KING AIR SERIES experience preferred.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS and EQUIPMENT:

A & P License

Sufficient aviation maintenance hand tools to perform routine Airframe and Powerplant duties

KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND OTHER CHARACTERISTICS:

The following skills and abilities are required:

• to understand and use the English language both oral and written to communicate information or ideas to another person or persons;

• to write simple correspondence;

• to read and interpret documents such as safety modules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals;

• to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals;

• to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form;

• to recognize or identify the existence of a problem as well as elements of a problem;

• to perform a task in the presence of distracting stimulation or under monotonous conditions without significant loss of thought process and

efficiency;

• to perceive and feel such attributes of objects and materials as size, shape, temperature or texture;

• to operate hand and power tools;

• to travel worldwide with limited notice; obtain a security clearance; obtain a passport and/or visa;

• to interpret drawings, specifications and schematics of aircraft instrument/electronic components;

• to recognize from schematics and drawing not only how one assembly functions but also how various assemblies interact with each other;

Knowledge of the following is required:

• databases sufficient to perform the job, duties, and tasks associated with the position;

• aircraft sheet metal repair and component repair;

• instrument, electronic and electrical test equipment;

• military or commercial aviation maintenance and its terminology;

• U.S. government regulations for federal contractors and FAA maintenance programs

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, hand l e, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to sit. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, and taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne pattic1es, and risk of electrical shock. The employee is occasionally exposed to high, precarious places; toxic or caustic chemicals; outside weather conditions; risk of radiation; and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

L-3 Vertex is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage minorities, women, protected veterans and disabled individuals to apply.

US Security Clearance Required: Top Secret SCI with Polygraph

Schedule
: Full-time

Shift
: Day - 1st

Travel
: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Organization
: Division - Vertex-20000074

Job Level
: Individual Contributor

Job Posting
: Jun 27, 2018, 1:53:10 PM

Job
: Installation and Maintenance
Inspect and certify aircraft at specific intervals as required by OEM and FAA.

- Troubleshoot system malfunctions and perform necessary corrective actions.

- Remove and replace defective components.

- Complies with Service Bulletins, Instructions and Airworthiness Directives as directed.

- Perform preflight/post flight; turn around inspections and servicing when required.

- Obtain run up and taxi qualifications if required.

- Perform maintenance on Ground Support Equipment (GSE).

- Maintain aircraft logbooks and historical data as required.

- Complies with safety, foreign object damage and tool control program requirements.

- Wash, wax, clean and maintain exterior and interior of aircraft.

- Serves as point of contact with the Quality Assurance Representative.

- Advise managements of problems that may delay scheduled delivery of aircraft to customer.

- Ensure materials issued for assigned tasks are the correct items to repair the problem.

- Provide on the job training to new employees as required.

- Assist with supervision and inspects maintenance performed by FAA certified and non-certified personnel.

- Service oxygen, nitrogen, tires, oil and hydraulic systems.

- Perform Corrosion Control checks when required.

- Greets visitors and clients.

- Exhibits positive courteous behavior with customers businesses and coworkers.

- Assists coworkers and those in other departments to successfully perform job tasks and functions when necessary.

- Follow all safety procedures and practices as established by the Company and regulatory bodies.

- All other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

Graduation from a standard four (4) year high school or equivalent (OED) AND two (2) years of experience in work directly-related to aircraft maintenance. AVIONICS experience desired and KING AIR SERIES experience preferred.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS and EQUIPMENT:

A & P License

Sufficient aviation maintenance hand tools to perform routine Airframe and Powerplant duties

KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND OTHER CHARACTERISTICS:

The following skills and abilities are required:

• to understand and use the English language both oral and written to communicate information or ideas to another person or persons;

• to write simple correspondence;

• to read and interpret documents such as safety modules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals;

• to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals;

• to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form;

• to recognize or identify the existence of a problem as well as elements of a problem;

• to perform a task in the presence of distracting stimulation or under monotonous conditions without significant loss of thought process and

efficiency;

• to perceive and feel such attributes of objects and materials as size, shape, temperature or texture;

• to operate hand and power tools;

• to travel worldwide with limited notice; obtain a security clearance; obtain a passport and/or visa;

• to interpret drawings, specifications and schematics of aircraft instrument/electronic components;

• to recognize from schematics and drawing not only how one assembly functions but also how various assemblies interact with each other;

Knowledge of the following is required:

• databases sufficient to perform the job, duties, and tasks associated with the position;

• aircraft sheet metal repair and component repair;

• instrument, electronic and electrical test equipment;

• military or commercial aviation maintenance and its terminology;

• U.S. government regulations for federal contractors and FAA maintenance programs

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, hand l e, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to sit. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, and taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne pattic1es, and risk of electrical shock. The employee is occasionally exposed to high, precarious places; toxic or caustic chemicals; outside weather conditions; risk of radiation; and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

L-3 Vertex is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage minorities, women, protected veterans and disabled individuals to apply.

US Security Clearance Required: Top Secret SCI with Polygraph

Schedule
: Full-time

Shift
: Day - 1st

Travel
: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Organization
: Division - Vertex-20000074

Job Level
: Individual Contributor

Job Posting
: Jun 27, 2018, 1:53:10 PM

Job
: Installation and Maintenance

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