Basic Function Summary:Familiarization with OPNAV 4790.2 Series and other applicable Navy Instructions, Manufacturer Manuals and Company Instructions.May be required to become Ground Run certified.Must have experience in corrosion detection, treatment and prevention.Knowledge of materials used and s
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Vertex Aerospace - T-45 Aircraft Electrician

Vertex Aerospace • 
Corpus Christi, Texas, USA
Position Type: Permanent
Job Description:
Basic Function Summary:
Familiarization with OPNAV 4790.2 Series and other applicable Navy Instructions, Manufacturer Manuals and Company Instructions.
May be required to become Ground Run certified.
Must have experience in corrosion detection, treatment and prevention.
Knowledge of materials used and safety precautions as applicable to usage.
Must have valid state operators license and be able to pass the Government licensing requirements.
Must be able to read, speak, write legibly and understand the English language.
Performs aircraft maintenance to include operational test, repair, modification and replacement of aircraft electrical/avionics systems. Applies technical knowledge to solve problems and to provide technical assistance as required.
Possess a high degree of expertise of aircraft electrical/avionics systems.  Demonstrates knowledge of applicable maintenance/technical manuals and publications, and special tools and test equipment.  Must be familiar with operational capabilities and limitations of electrical/avionics systems.  Possess a thorough working knowledge of the detection, prevention and treatment of corrosion.
Must be customer oriented.
Essential Duties and Accountabilities:
Performs the troubleshooting and rewiring of complex avionics/electronic systems and subsystems discrepancies and modifications.
Performs aircraft inventory, acceptance and transfer inspections.
Provides technical assistance and guidance as required by the position.
Assists in P&E report preparation.
May be required to perform off-site service on assigned detachments.
Maintain assigned aircraft in accordance with Navy, Manufacturer and Company Instructions.
Use provided test equipment and Ground Support Equipment to perform assigned tasks.
Read, interpret, and apply instructions from Blueprints, schematics and other approved data.
Assist with ordering parts, tools, materials and equipment as required.
Document work accomplished on Maintenance Action Forms (MAF) or GOLD/WECMS System.
Maintain cleanliness of the work center and around your assigned work area.
Responsible for adhering to all applicable Foreign Object Damage (FOD) prevention rules and regulations.
Responsible for adhering to Company Tool Control Program.
Must comply with established General and Industrial Safety Rules and Regulations as applicable to the contract, facilities and job assignment.
Ensure proper operation and use of special test equipment and Ground Support Equipment.
Maintain Appropriate records of all work accomplished.
May be required to perform simple computer input functions.
Must be able to perform other duties as assigned.
Must be willing and able to stand rotating shifts.
Must be able to travel 25% of the time.
Must be able to attain (within 6 months of start date) and maintain all necessary security clearances required for this position.
Job Requirements:

Qualification Standards:
Must have a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent.  Must have three (3) years experience in aircraft electrical/avionics maintenance, including avionics corrosion detection, treatment and prevention, performing maintenance on avionics and/or electrical systems, utilizing tools, blueprints, drawings, wiring diagrams, schematics, and normal safety requirements.
Satisfactory completion of U.S. Armed Forces aircraft avionics school or other schools with equivalent curriculum or three (3) years of on the job training and/or experience required.  Must be able to meet any Government/Company licensing/qualification requirements for the position.  Must be able to obtain the level of security clearance required by the Government.
Must be a US citizen. Must be able to obtain the issuance of a CAC card within the first six (6) months of start date.
Physical Demands:
This classification activity is usually accomplished in a hangar/shop/flight line environment and as such requires the scope of physical movements and postures normally associated with these activities. Physical Effort:  Climbing, standing, stooping, bending, pushing, kneeling, stretching, extensive walking and working in tiring uncomfortable positions.   May be required to lift objects whose weight normally will not exceed 50 pounds.  Special vision abilities required to perform this job are close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust and focus.
Work Environment:
The diversity of work conditions may range from an environment where there is little or no physical discomfort, to an environment where inclement weather may subject individual to severe changes of temperature, wind, rain, etc.  May be required to work in areas where high noise hazards prevail.  May be exposed to fumes or airborne particles.  May be exposed to electrical shock hazards.
Licensing/Certification Requirements:
The following must be obtained with in the first six (6) months of start date, unless otherwise specified:
Formal or Specialized Training/Equivalent
Hazardous Waste Communications Training
FOD and TCP Awareness Trained
Security Clearance Awareness Training
OPNAV INST 4790.2 Program Awareness
ISO 9001-2000 Program Awareness
Valid State Drivers License (must have upon hire)
Support Equipment Operator Certification
Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) Awareness Certification
Fuel Surveillance Trained
Aircraft Towing Certified
Aircraft Turnup Certification #
Egress System Checkout
Aircraft Brake Rider Certified
Hydraulic Contamination
Tire and Wheel Certification
Operational Risk Management (ORM) Training
Collateral Duty Inspector (CDS) (may be required)

Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identity.

Salary Range: 34.78-34.78
Job Ident #: Job I.D 099285
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