AECOM Aircraft Mechanic II in Fresno, California

Requisition/Vacancy No. 149615BR

Position Title Aircraft Mechanic II

Job Category Craft/Trade

Business Line Government

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - California

City Fresno

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

About the Business Line


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

This is a union position.

Inspect, train others and perform 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 on missiles, airframes, engines, flight control, pneudraulic, fuel, electrical/electronic systems, etc. Acts as Special Maintenance Technical Advisor to the Site or Team Supervisor. Position reports to the Supervisor.

  • Services, repairs and overhauls aircraft, aircraft engines wheeled and tracked equipment to ensure serviceability.

  • Repairs, replaces, and rebuilds aircraft structures, alighting gear, power plants/trains, fuel systems (including cells, tanks and fuel/metering control systems), and functional components using hand tools, power tools, welding equipment, rivet gun, and drills.

  • Inspects and repairs power plants (engines) malfunctions, including cracked components, oil leaks, etc.

  • Diagnoses malfunctions, isolate causes and correct breaks.

  • Tests engine operation, using testing equipment to locate source of malfunction.

  • Replaces and repairs damaged components, use hand tools, gauges, and test equipment.

  • Removes engine and major components from aircraft, using hoist or other lifting devices.

  • Disassembles and inspects parts for wear, warping, or other defects.

  • Repairs and replaces defective engine components and reassembles and install engine in aircraft

  • Adjusts, repairs, or replaces instruments, avionics and navigations, ADP flight control, electrical/electronic, fuel/oil systems and aircraft accessories.

  • Performs aircraft and vehicle services, including engine flush/cleaning, parts lubrication, and maintenance checks.

  • May be required to be licensed by FAA.

  • May service engines and airframe components at flight line operations making repairs, short of overhaul, required to ensure aircraft safe operating condition.

  • May specialize in repair and modification of engines, structural components, precision repair, functional spare parts, and assemblies.

  • Recommends revisions to maintenance procedures to improve efficiency and ensure quality workmanship.

  • Performs all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements

High school diploma or equivalent is required. Five (5) years actual and recent aircraft, vehicle or missile, or related weapon system experiences required. Thorough knowledge of technical publications related to aircraft, missile, or wheeled and tracked vehicle maintenance mandatory. 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; theory of flight; rigging of flight controls; electrical and electronic; pneudraulic; and mechanical principles. Knowledge of sheet metal, properties of materials, fuels, and oils required. Read, interpret and use manufacturer's and aircraft maintenance manuals, service bulletins, blueprints, wiring/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. Security clearance is required. Must provide own tools.

Preferred Qualifications

Candidates with prior U.S. Army helicopter AH-64, CH-47, and UH-60 airframes preferred.

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 to view the EEO Is The Law poster.