Weapons Mechanic 1
****MULTIPLE POSITIONS AVAILABLE****
AECOM is currently seeking a
qualified Aircraft Mechanic I (Weapons Specialist) support of U.S. Air
Force F-16’s (Block 30) Aircraft at Eielson AFB, AK.
Purpose and Scope:
for inspecting, training personnel, and performing organizational,
intermediate and depot level maintenance/modification on contract units,
sub-systems, support equipment and related weapons system. Advise team
members and solve unusual maintenance problems by analysis and test
engines, pneudraulic, fuel, electrical/electronic systems, etc.
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. 2) Repairs, replaces, and rebuilds
equipment and engine components, fuel systems (including cells, tanks
and fuel/metering control systems), and functional components using hand
tools, power tools, welding equipment, rivet gun, and drills.
Reads and interprets maintenance manuals, service bulletins, technical
data, engineering data, and other specifications to determine
feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or
damaged components. 4) Diagnoses malfunctions, isolate causes and
5) Performs 100-hour, progressive, isochronal,
phase, periodic, and other hourly or calendar inspections, examines
engines for oil leaks, and listens to operating engine to detect and
diagnose malfunctions, inspects jet engines and components for cracks,
corrosion, foreign object damage, burned areas, distortions, security,
warping, wear, and missing segments. 6) Replaces and repairs damaged
components, uses hand tools, gauges, and tests equipment.
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.
8) Replaces or repairs worn or
damaged components, alternators, 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.
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. 10) Adjusts, repairs, or
replaces instruments, electrical/electronics, fuel/oil systems and
11) Performs 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..
12) May be required to be licensed by Federal Aviation Administration.
Performs line maintenance, related to aircraft armament systems and
munitions loading. Duties include: install and remove armament related
suspension equipment, launchers, adapters, etc. on aircraft to support
configuration requirements; install and remove all armament equipment to
facilitate other maintenance; and all applicable duties outlined in AFI
21-101 Chapter 3.10. Will be a certified load crew member.
Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.
For further information call James D. Johnson at 678-489-3796
Minimum Position Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:
school graduate or equivalent is required. Five (5) years actual and
recent, vehicle or missile, or related weapon systems experience
desired; three (3) years required. The Weapons Specialist/Aircraft Mech I
technician will possess a minimum of 2W151 equivalent experience. Must
have one year experience on F-16 aircraft. Thorough knowledge of
technical publications related to weapon systems and vehicles. Incumbent
must have knowledge of the scope and limitation of various categories
of maintenance and their application to the contract unit. Must know
theory and principles of engine operations; accessories and components;
electrical and electronic; pneudraulic; and mechanical principles.
Knowledge of sheet metal, properties of materials, fuels, and oils
required. Must be able to read, interpret and use manufacturer’s
maintenance manuals, service bulletins, blueprints, wiring and schematic
diagrams, data tables and other specifications to determine feasibility
and method to repair or replace malfunctioning or damaged components.
Must be able to inspect, repair, and operate ground support and
auxiliary equipment. Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license
and be able to operate a government general-purpose vehicle.
42.75 hr-42.75 hr
TDY to Guam and Australia
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