Zenetex LLC

  • Aircraft Survival Flight Equipment Technician I

    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(4/3/2018 9:54 AM)
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  • Overview

    ZENETEX specializes in management and technology support services for a variety of federal agencies and commercial organizations. A new contract award has prompted the opportunity for an experienced Aircraft Survival Flight Equipment Technician I. Airframes supported are the MV-22, AH-1W and 1Z, and UH-1Y. Work is scheduled to begin on 1 May 2018.

    Primary Duties and Responsibilities

    • Disassemble, repair, troubleshoot, examine, modify, maintain, install, and determine serviceability of aircraft survival and flight equipment (e.g. parachutes, life rafts, protective devices, oxygen masks, and anti-G-suits
    • Operational and circuit checks of emergency signaling and communication devices such as survival radios and beacons 

    Education and Experience Requirements

    • High school diploma or GED required
    • Must have at least 2 years of aviation experience performing the above duties and responsibilities
    • Position requires knowledge of mechanical and electrical repair, maintenance procedures, pyrotechnic/explosive devices, and aircraft egress systems
    • Must be familiar with the MV-22, AH-1W and 1Z, and UH-1Y aircraft and have demonstrated knowledge of the operation and characteristics of aircraft survival and flight equipment for each
    • Must be able to demonstrate and explain proper usage and operation of the equipment

    Physical Demands 

    • Work will require a high level of hand dexterity and finger use in both hands, close vision corrected/uncorrected to 20/20, prolonged periods of standing and sitting in combination with stooping, bending, reaching, pulling, and pushing, as well as ability to lift 25lbs and over with assistance.

    Work Environment (ADA)

    • May be required to work in areas in the hangar and on the flight line that are noisy and dusty. May be exposed to moderate discomforts, such as heat, cold and wind. May be required to wear personal protective equipment, when applicable.   

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory.

    Security Clearance

    • This position will require U.S. citizenship and the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance. Some positions may require an active clearance to start.

    ZENETEX is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 


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