Vertex Aerospace - Aircraft Mechanic (T-6), Vance AFB
Vertex Aerospace •
Responsible to assigned senior/lead for accomplishing maintenance actions. Reviews and completes forms documentation pertinent to maintenance and equipment accomplishments. Insures technical data and tool control are in use on all work assignments. Insures work area and equipment are kept clean daily and equipment is stored in proper places. Must be knowledgeable of section operations. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Mechanic Helpers must have established and maintained a dependable attendance record and perform satisfactorily for one (1) year as a Mechanic, Aircraft on MDS to be eligible to bid on other classifications in Mechanic, Aircraft line of progression outside of the MDS aircraft for which they received their training and task certification. All other employees must meet one of the following requirements before they are eligible to bid for the classification of Mechanic, Aircraft.
(a) One year of documented aircraft mechanical experience. (DD Form 214 or employment record)
(b) Satisfactory completion of Mechanic, Aircraft training criteria and task certification as established by the Company or one (1) year of satisfactory performance working as a Helper, Mechanic at Vance Air Force Base.
(c) Hold a valid FAA A and P License.
Must be able to climb ladders, stairs and portable stands and navigate these without assistance. Must be able to work at heights 70 feet above the ground. Must be able to work in extreme heat/cold.
Must be able to work in the following environmental conditions: noise, vibration, proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current, chemicals, odors, dust. Must be able to bend, reach, stoop, balance, push, pull, kneel, grasp, crouch, crawl, work in narrow aisles/passageways, and work in close spaces that restrict movement including aircraft fuel tanks for extended periods of time.
Must be able to stand for sustained periods of time. Must be able to work primarily with fingers such as picking, pinching, typing. Must have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts, and/or operation of machines (including inspection); using measurement devices; and/or assembly or fabrication parts at distances close to the eyes.
Must be capable of routinely performing industry standard ambidextriosities required to complete tasks. Must be able to lift/maneuver up to 50 pounds. Must be able and willing to enter and work in confined spaces, such as aircraft fuel tanks and beneath floor panels with clearances of 18” – 24”.
L3 is an Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identity.
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