Zenetex LLC

Aircraft Mechanic I - Engine

Posted Date 3 weeks ago(5/4/2020 12:00 PM)
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Position Overview

ZENETEX has become a major force in the field of aircraft maintenance. We proudly support all four branches of the military in performing Organizational, Intermediate, and Depot level aircraft, ground vehicle, and component maintenance. We employ over 700 qualified Aircraft Mechanics across the United States and overseas. As part of a 15-person team, the Aircraft Mechanic I will be performing Organizational, Intermediate, and Depot-level maintenance and modification work on F100 series, TF34-100A, and F118-GE101A jet engines and modules, as well as other jet engines needing to be produced by the regional Centralized Repair Facility (CRF).This work will be in support of the 183d Capital CRF, IL ANG.


The Aircraft Engine Mechanic I will provide Organizational-level maintenance on the aircraft. Specific responsibilities may include: 


  • Disassemble, modify, repair, and reassemble complete aircraft engines and sub-assemblies
  • Reads and interprets Maintenance Inspection Manuals, Manufacturer’s Technical Manuals, Service Bulletin’s, Power Plant Changes (PPC’s), Technical Data, Engineering Data, and other specifications to determine feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components
  • Analyzes and evaluates the material condition of the engine or sub-assemblies, and makes a determination of what repair and/or parts replacements are needed to make the engine/module “Ready for Issue”
  • Use of a variety of hand/power tools along with precision measuring instruments and other common/peculiar supports equipment
  • May be required to verify work performed by another for which he/she is qualified to perform
  • Engine maintenance documentation via logs, records, forms, Vids/Maf, NALCOMIS, and other electronic means


  • High school diploma or GED required
  • A minimum of 2 years of aviation experience performing the above duties and responsibilities
  • Must have a combination of experience to repair engines, sheet metal, structural, hydraulic, electrical, power train and general mechanical maintenance of moderate difficulty, required to meet the assigned missions.
  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot and repair complex malfunctions and perform complex Intermediate Level Maintenance actions in support of aircraft engine repair
  • Must possess a level of experience necessary to inspect and repair F100 series, TF34-100A, and F118-GE101A jet engines and modules
  • Aircraft engines and possess one or more of the following specialties for engine repair:
    • Engine airframe/structural integrity and repairs of skin, ribs and fasteners
    • Engine Build-up of Fuel, Air, Oil and Propulsion QECK Systems and troubleshooting
    • Engine modules removal/replacement
    • Complete engine module repair
    • Power Distribution/Electrical Power and Fire Warning Systems wiring
    • Engine Test Cell operations

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 exposed to moderate discomforts, such as heat, cold and wind. May be required to wear personal protective equipment, when applicable.   


Security Clearance

  • This position will require U.S. citizenship and the ability to pass a thorough government background investigation (NACI Favorable). May require the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance.  

ZENETEX is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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