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Aerospace Mechanic

Are you looking to work for an Aerospace company on the forefront of technology? Are you known for your attention to detail and pride yourself in being a responsible professional? Join our team and take your career to new heights!

Primary Responsibilities Include:
*As an Aerospace Mechanic, you will maintain repairs and modify aircraft structures and structural components of moderate difficulty.
*You will maintain and repair aircraft components including but not limited to flight controls, engines, hydraulics, pneumatics, fuel systems, and mechanical components.
*Apply technical knowledge of airframe and power plant systems in determining equipment malfunctions and apply required expertise in restoring equipment condition and or operation.
*Apply comprehensive technical expertise to solve moderate to complex problems by interpreting technical documentation such as; blueprints or manufactures' manuals.
*Must have a thorough knowledge of aircraft repair procedures and replacement of parts.
*Requires broad knowledge of aircraft sheet metal/structural modifications and repair.
*Must have thorough knowledge of aircraft unique tools such as test equipment, torque wrenches, dial indicators, micrometers, sheet metal brakes and sheers.
*This job requires working knowledge of technical publications.
*The incumbent receives technical guidance, as required, from supervisor or higher-level technician.
*Will occasionally be required to lead teams through more complex aircraft relevant tasks, and may be required to make entries in aircraft logs and records.
*Must be able to prioritize workload to maintain schedules on assigned projects.

Additional Duties may include, but are not limited to:
*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.
*Work typically requires a thoroughly comprehensive knowledge of aircraft mechanical component troubleshooting/repair procedures and replacement of components, a thorough knowledge of aircraft sheet metal/structural modification and repair and the ability to determine functionality of non-complex electrical systems.
*A detailed knowledge of aircraft unique tools such as test equipment, torque wrenches, dial indicators, micrometers, cable tensiometers, sheet metal brakes and sheers, etc. is required.
*The mechanic will be required to access aircraft data via computer systems and initiate on-line parts and discrepancy requests.
*Operate a forklift, mobile crane, and riding type electric powered elevating equipment to accomplish work assignment.
*Maintain necessary certifications, licenses and permits as required for assigned work.
The candidate must be able to ascend and descend vertical work ladders, work in confined spaces, and lift loads of approximately 35 pounds.
*Must be able to work various shifts and/or an alternate baseline schedule that may frequently change to support mission requirements and may include weekends and holidays.
*Mission requirements and/or workload may require both scheduled and unscheduled overtime.

*Experience with sealing, OR painting, OR shimming of aircraft structure
*Experience with aircraft structural repairs
*Experience using drilling tools and riveting
*Must have experience with major aircraft structural repairs and overhauls
*Must have experience with close tolerance drilling, reaming, removal and installation

*A and P license: 40.00/HR
*Others: 35.00/HR
*Program is offering an assignment completion bonus $5,000
*Program offers a sign on bonus of $5,000 (contingent upon completion/passing of training and PL1 access granted)
*Per diem is authorized for structures mechanics only to the amount of $600/week
*On-boarding – along with the drug and background check, they will need to clear a separate customer requested background check and will be required on their first day to successfully pass a skills test that tests for their competency of using drills, understanding of tolerances, etc.
*Must be US Citizen at birth – no dual citizenship and no prior citizenship
*Must have recent/extensive aircraft experience, specifically as a structural mechanic, or a structural technician. (2 years will not suffice)
Job Location: San Antonio, TX
Rate: $35/HR - $40/HR
Per Diem: Possible
Overtime: Possible
Duration: Long Term Contract
Start Date: ASAP
Input Date: 10/03/2021
Last Updated: 08/24/2023
Attention: Corey Halliday
Address: P O BOX 2278
City, State: SEAL BEACH, CA 90740
Phone: 714/823-3000

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