Zenetex LLC

Airframe Structural Technician

Posted Date 5 days ago(5/19/2020 1:21 PM)
Job ID
2020-3157
# of Openings
1
Job Location
US-MS-Kiln
Category
Touch Labor

Position Overview

We have an opportunity for an Airframe Structural Technician to support a new contract award at Stennis International Airport in Kiln, MS. Work on this new effort is anticipated to begin in June 2020.

Description

  • Mechanic troubleshoots malfunctions in aircraft structure, landing gear, flight surfaces and controls, anti-icing, pneudraulic, engines, auxiliary power unit, and ventilation and heating systems to ensure aircraft remains in safe operating condition.
  • Maintains repairs and modifies aircraft structures and structural components of moderate difficulty.
  • Receives technical guidance, as required, from supervisor or higher-level technician, will occasionally be required to lead teams through more complex aircraft relevant tasks.
  • Maintains and repairs aircraft components including but not limited to flight controls, engines, hydraulics, pneumatics, fuel systems, and mechanical components.
  • Work involves: replacing or repairing worn or damaged components, such as carburetors, alternators, magnetos, 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.
  • Applies technical knowledge of airframe and power plant systems in determining equipment malfunctions.
  • Applies required expertise in restoring equipment condition and or operation.
  • .Applies comprehensive technical expertise to solve moderate to complex problems by interpreting technical documentation such as blueprints or manufacturers’ manuals.

Qualifications

 

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Thorough knowledge of aircraft mechanical component troubleshooting, repair procedures and replacement of parts.
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S
  • Broad knowledge of aircraft sheet metal/structural modifications and repair.
  • Thorough knowledge of aircraft unique tools such as test equipment, torque wrenches, dial indicators, micrometers, sheet metal brakes and sheers.
  • Ability to prioritize workload to maintain schedules on assigned projects.
  • Working knowledge of corrosion control techniques and base, federal and Company procedures for handling and disposal of hazardous waste materials.
  • Working knowledge of aircraft sub-systems, including maintenance parameters, systems operation, limitations, and technical orders

 

  • Physical Demands
  • This position requires normal physical functions. Work may require frequent bending, reaching and climbing. May frequently lift and carry items weighing up to fifty pounds and occasionally lift heavier items with the assistance of other workers. Work may be performed on top or under equipment in cramped or awkward positions, including the FA-18 cockpit. Normal color/depth perception and no record of emotional instability are required. May be required to operate power vehicles, machinery, hand tools, ground support equipment, forklift, APU, etc.

 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 Secret clearance.

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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