AECOM Aircraft Mechanic I (Weapons Specialist) in Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska

Requisition/Vacancy No. 146011BR

Position Title Aircraft Mechanic I (Weapons Specialist)

Job Category Maintenance

Business Line Government

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Alaska

City Eielson Air Force Base,

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.

About the Business Line

Government

AECOM’s Global Support Services (GSS) organization resides within AECOM’s Government business line and is comprised of three divisions — International Development, Operations and Mission Support, and Global Programs. GSS has the international presence, personnel networks and procurement infrastructure to deliver support for any mission, anywhere. We optimize the reliability, availability and sustainability of equipment, logistics systems and facilities for clients around the world. GSS supports the U.S. Government, non-U.S. Governments and industry clients with worldwide program management, planning, design, operations and maintenance, logistics, aviation services, security, international development, environmental and civil engineering and mission and intelligence support.

Job Summary

AECOM is currently seeking a qualified Aircraft Mechanic I (Weapons Specialist) support of U.S. Air Force aircraft support equipment at Eielson Air Force Base, AK.

This mechanic 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

Essential Responsibilities:

1) Replacing or repairing worn or damaged components, alternators, fuel controls, fuel pumps, oil pumps, and engine mounted gearboxes.

2) Compressor bleed valves using hand tools, gauges, and testing equipment

3) Removing engine from aircraft, using hoist or forklift truck, disassembling and inspecting parts for wear, cracks, security, or other defects.

4) Repairing or replacing defective engine parts and reassembles and installs engine in aircraft.

Job duties require that this mechanic: 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. This incumbent supervises 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. This worker may be required to be licensed by Federal Aviation Administration.

Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Candidates must apply online at www.aecom.jobs

For further information call James D. Johnson at 678-489-3796

Minimum Requirements

Must be a High School graduate or equivalent with a minimum three (3) years actual and recent intermediate/depot level aircraft maintenance experience.

Must have completed military aviation maintenance training (2W151 or equivalent) or aviation maintenance technical school curriculum or possess a certification from an accredited ASNT school.

Must have a thorough knowledge of aircraft mechanical component troubleshooting, repair procedures and replacement of parts, requires broad knowledge of aircraft sheet metal/structural modifications and repair.

Must have basic knowledge of electrical theory.

Must have thorough knowledge of aircraft unique tools such as test equipment, torque wrenches, dial indicators, micrometers, sheet metal brakes and sheers.

Must be able to prioritize workload to maintain schedules on assigned projects.

Knowledge and use of special tools/equipment required to perform assigned maintenance tasks is mandatory.

Must possess a detailed knowledge of aircraft unique tools such as test equipment, torque wrenches, dial indicators, micrometers, cable tensiometers, sheet metal brakes and sheers, etc.

Must be able to meet physical requirements associated with and/or pass any medical examination requirements related to performing daily assigned tasks.

Must successfully pass a pre-employment drug screen and a government background check.

Must be able to speak, read, write and understand English.

Must be able to obtain and maintain a government security clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

Desired experience is for F-16 or fighter aircraft.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster.