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Experienced Modification Technician

Boeing Aerospace Operations
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana
16 days ago
Experienced Modification Technician


Boeing Aerospace Operations

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USA - Eglin AFB, FL, USA - Lemoore, CA, USA - NAS Oceana, VA, USA - NAS Whidbey Island, WA, USA - New Orleans, LA, USA - Seymour Johnson AFB, NC, USA - Tinker AFB, OK

Job Description Qualifications:

Boeing Global Services is searching for Experience Modification Technicians to work at multiple locations. BGS is looking for Structures, General Mech, and Electricians to join the team in multiple locations: Whidbey Island, WA, Lemoore, CA, NAS Oceana, VA, New Orleans, LA, Tinker AFB, OK, Eglin AFB, FL, Seymour Johnson, NC.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Assembles, disassembles and/or modifies systems by changing, removing, replacing or upgrading aerospace vehicle components to correct failures or implement changes.

  • Coordinates assembly, disassembly or overhaul. Configures aerospace vehicles and bench test equipment.

  • Solves sophisticated problems pneumatic, hydraulic and electrical systems to isolate mechanical or electrical faults and repair faulty components.

  • Performs validation/verification testing of systems and components.

  • Documents procedures and established processes to ensure contractual and regulatory compliance (e.g., repairs, test results, applicable modifications and inspection results).

  • Inspects components and verifies repairs for flight worthiness requirements.

  • Complete training.

  • Works under general direction.

Structures Technician :

  • Able to perform close tolerance drilling, reaming, removal, and installation to critical support structures and fracture critical areas.

  • Ability and understanding of locating blind holes necessary for installation of new structural items to existing structure.

  • Perform efforts associated with sealing, painting, shimming, and preserving structure in accordance with standard repair processes.

  • Demonstrates the capability to read and interpret engineering drawings, technical orders, process specification, and retrofit requirements to perform structural modification/repair.

  • Experienced in the use of tooling assemblies and fixtures for depot level modification and repair of structural parts.

Electrical Technician:

  • Able to perform connector terminations including shielded wires, coaxial cables, and fiber optic wiring.

  • Ability and understanding of routing instructions and handling of harnesses.

  • Perform efforts associated with sealing, wrapping, bonding, tying, and closure of wire harnesses and cables in accordance with standard processes.

  • Demonstrates the capability to read and interpret engineering drawings, technical orders, process specification, and retrofit requirements to perform electrical modification/repair.

  • Experienced in the use of tooling assemblies and fixtures for depot level modification and repair of electrical wiring.

General Technician:

  • Performs end-of-runway, postflight, preflight, thru-flight, and phase inspections.

  • Performs coordinated combat turns and hot pit refuels.

  • Advises on problems maintaining, servicing, and inspecting aircraft and related aerospace equipment.

  • Uses technical data to diagnose and address maintenance problems on aircraft systems.

  • Interprets and advises on maintenance procedures and policies to repair aircraft and related equipment.

  • Solves problems and maintains aircraft structures, systems, components, and related equipment.

  • Removes and installs aircraft components.

  • Conducts functional tests of repaired components and systems.

  • Adjusts, aligns, and rigs aircraft systems.

  • Supervises and performs aircraft jacking, lifting, and towing operations.

  • Performs aircraft and component operational checks.

  • Interprets inspection findings and resolves adequacy of corrective actions.

  • Inspects and checks components for clearances, tolerances, proper installation, and operation.

  • Inspects and operates powered and non-powered aerospace ground equipment.

  • Inspects and identifies aircraft corrosion for prevention and repair.

  • Reviews maintenance forms, aircraft records, automated maintenance data systems, and historical reports to ensure complete documentation. Inventories and maintains aircraft equipment.

This position requires the ability to obtain a U.S. Security Clearance for which the U.S. Government requires U.S. Citizenship.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3 years' experience in military aircraft maintenance and/or modification

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Structural military modification experience

  • Electrical military modification experience

  • Mechanical military modification experience

  • Willing to work variable shifts; including days, evenings, nights and weekends

Typical Education/Experience:

  • Education/experience typically acquired through basic education (e.g. High School diploma/GED) and typically 4 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience (e.g. vocational school/Associate+2 years' related work, Bachelor, etc.).

This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility. And program eligibility.

Drug Free Workplace:

Boeing is a Drug Free Workplace where post offer applicants and employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids, amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in our policies. 


This position is for 1st Shift

At Boeing, we strive to deliver a Total Rewards package that will attract, engage and retain the top talent.  Elements of the Total Rewards package include competitive base pay and variable compensation opportunities. 

The Boeing Company also provides eligible employees with an opportunity to enroll in a variety of benefit programs, generally including health insurance, flexible spending accounts, health savings accounts, retirement savings plans, life and disability insurance programs, and a number of programs that provide for both paid and unpaid time away from work. 

The specific programs and options available to any given employee may vary depending on eligibility factors such as geographic location, date of hire, and the applicability of collective bargaining agreements.

Please note that the salary information shown below is a general guideline only.  Salaries are based upon candidate experience and qualifications, as well as market and business considerations. 

Summary pay range: $59,500 - $80,000

Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world.


Relocation is available for eligible candidates, if authorized

Export Control Requirement:

Safety Sensitive:

This is not a safety sensitive position

Contingent Upon Award Program

This position is not contingent upon program award

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Individual Contributor - C

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