Job Listing Description

RMS (Reliability, Maintainability, Safety) Professional

PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking an RMS (Reliability, Maintainability, Safety) Professional in Jupiter, Florida.

We are looking for someone with hands-on helicopter maintenance experience, preferably with the USAF. General commercial aviation experience would also be acceptable, especially with an FAA Airframe & Powerplant license

The ideal candidate will support and manage projects ensuring that designs are sufficiently robust to satisfy customers’ needs for equipment that is life cycle cost-effective without sacrificing operator, maintainer, or system safety.
NOTE: Candidate will be assigned to the Development Flight Test facility in West Palm Beach/Jupiter Florida from approximately December 2018 - June 2019 and then will be transferred to the USAF Duke Field facility in Crestview, Florida (June 2019 - June 2020).
The ideal candidate will:
  • Enter daily flight test maintenance event data and aircraft status data into the R&M Failure Reporting, Analysis & Corrective Action System (FRACAS) database.  The collection of the flight test maintenance event data to be entered into FRACAS requires:
    • Reviewing operations data, test logs and the data contained in Sikorsky’s Flight Article Aircraft Tracking System (FACTS),
    • Interviewing Development Flight Center (DFC) maintainers, pilots and operations personnel,
    • Photographing part damage 

  • Other associated tasks include:
    • Working with Quality and IPT members to tag and isolate discrepant parts for Root Cause / Corrective Action (RCCA) analysis,
    • Ensuring discrepant components are properly dispositioned prior to their return to the Supplier
    • Supporting daily updates of the parts status and management process to ensure timely root cause analysis and return of items to the supply chain,
    • Supporting preliminary R&M scoring of FRACAS events.   
      Must be comfortable building relationships with on-site USAF personnel and operations and maintenance workforce.

Experience / Background:
A.S. degree in Mechanical, Electrical or Aerospace Engineering, preferred but not required and may be waived if candidate has sufficient practical experience, such as the following:
  • Military maintenance background on HH-60G aircraft is preferred.
  • Previous commercial A&P or military aircraft maintenance.
  • Previous experience in aircraft test operations support.
  • R&M FRACAS, failure analysis experience preferred, but is not required.
  • Familiarity with USAF’s Integrated Maintenance Data Collection System (IMDS) is preferred.  
    Other skills required:

  • Must be a self-starter and work independently, requiring a minimum of supervision.
  • Must be comfortable building relationships with customer and hourly-workforce.
  • Must possess skill level capable of performing tasks required to support the FRACAS program.
  • Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Computer familiarity with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Picture Manager (or similar photo imager tool) and Outlook

Position may require some overtime and/or support of second or third shift and/or occasional weekends in support flight test and maintenance schedules.
Ability to get Security clearance is also preferred, but not required

Job Number: 1810091687
Job Location: Jupiter, FL
Duration: 19 months
Input Date: 09/17/2018
Last Updated: 12/10/2018
Attention: Stephanie Spolzino
Address: 50 FOUNDERS PLAZA STE 304
City, State: EAST HARTFORD, CT 06108
Phone: 860/289-2643
800 Phone: 866/636-4723
Fax Phone: 800/556-5284

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