PAE, Inc Lemoore NAS, Airframe Mechanic 1 in United States

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Lemoore NAS, Airframe Mechanic 1

Aircraft mechanic 1

Subject: 23021 Aircraft Mechanic I

The Department of Labor definition:

The Aircraft Mechanic I troubleshoots malfunctions in aircraft structure, landing gear, flight surfaces and controls, anti-icing, pneudraulic, engines, auxiliary power unit, and ventilation and heating systems. This mechanic repairs, replaces, and rebuilds aircraft structures, such as wings and fuselage, and functional components including rigging, surface controls, and plumbing and hydraulic units, using hand tools, power tools, machines, and equipment such as shears, sheet metal brake, welding equipment, rivet gun, and drills. This worker reads and interprets manufacturers' and airline's maintenance manuals, service bulletins, technical data, engineering data, and other specifications to determine feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components.

This mechanic performs 100-hour, progressive, isochronal, phase, periodic, and other hourly or calendar inspections, examines reciprocating engines for cracked cylinders and oil leaks, and listens to operating engine to detect and diagnose malfunctions, such as sticking or burnt valves, inspects jet engines and components for cracks, corrosion, foreign object damage, burned areas, distortions, security, warping, wear, and missing segments. Inspects jet engine turbine blades to detect cracks, distortion, corrosion, burn-out, security, or breaks, tests engine operation, using testing equipment, such as ignition analyzer, compression checker, distributor timer, ammeter, and jet calibration (Jetcal) tester, to locate source of malfunction. Work involves: replacing or repairing worn or damaged components, such as carburetors, alternators, magnetos, fuel controls, fuel pumps, oil pumps, and engine mounted gearboxes, and compressor bleed valves using hand tools, gauges, and testing equipment; removing engine from aircraft, using hoist or forklift truck, disassembling and inspecting parts for wear, cracks, security, or other defects, and repairing or replacing defective engine parts and reassembles and installs engine in aircraft. Job duties require that this mechanic: adjusts, repairs, or replaces electrical wiring system and aircraft accessories, performs preflight, thru-flight, and post-flight maintenance inspections, performs miscellaneous duties to service aircraft, including flushing crankcase, cleaning screens and filters, greasing moving parts, and checking brakes. This incumbent supervises the jacking and towing of aircraft, enters in the maintenance records description of the work performed and verifies the work was performed satisfactorily, may service engines and airframe components at line station making repairs, short of overhaul, required to keep aircraft in safe operating condition, may specialize in work, repair and modification of structural, precision, and functional spare parts and assemblies, and may specialize in engine repair. This worker may be required to be licensed by Federal Aviation Administration.

Some of your specific assigned duties include, but are not limited to:

  • You are expected to fulfill your duties in accordance with all company policies, all site policies, the collective bargaining agreement (CBA), and all applicable technical manuals and directives.

  • You are expected to perform, and document all maintenance, and/or quality inspections, IAW all applicable directives, including proper passdown entries.

  • Obtain your primary rate specific Collateral Duty Inspector qualification within 90 days for prior CDI and 180 days for initial CDI qualification. Exceptions will be addressed on a case by case basis.

  • Obtain all prerequisites for CDI as outlined in the Collateral Duty inspector GOP.

  • You may be asked to qualify in additional, compensatable certifications such as Low Power Engine Turn-Up Operator (LPT), High Power Engine Turn-Up Operator (HPT), Collateral Duty Qualitiy Assurance Representative (CDQAR). These positions are “as needed” positions, and will be offered to qualified individuals based on seniority.

  • Inspect and maintain all company and customer assets, including all assigned Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), in accordance with applicable directives, and ensure that those assets are utilized in a safe, effective and efficient manner.

  • Participate in the investigation of any injury and/or the resolution of any problems in quality or performance that may hinder production or be detrimental to the program.

  • Participate in the training and qualification of new personnel.

  • Promote communication to enhance and encourage employee awareness of accident prevention, quality of work, and environmental compliance.

  • Promote positive communication with all site departments, company management, and our customers to ensure the proper execution of our contract.

  • Participate in required daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual training and ensure that it is documented in a timely manner.

  • Initial attendance sheet on a daily basis, verifying your start time and proper accounting of all assigned PPE.

All other assigned duties

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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