AECOM Mechanic 1/ Super Hornet AME in Oceana, Virginia

Business Line Government

Position Title Mechanic 1/ Super Hornet AME

United States of America - Virginia


Job Summary

Shall have the ability to troubleshoot malfunctions in various aircraft systems and be able to perform general Organizational Level maintenance of the assigned aircraft.

In addition must possess a level of experience necessary to inspect all aircraft assigned,

direct flight line/deck operations, release aircraft Safe for Flight, and possess one or more of the

specialties of the assigned aircraft below:

Propulsion/Engine/Rotor/Transmission/Drive and Fuel Systems Airframe/Structural, Landing Gear, Launch/Arresting, Wing/Pylon Fold, Hydraulic/Pneumatic, and mechanical Flight Control Systems Egress and/or Environmental Control Systems Aviation Life Support Systems (ALSS)

Avionics Communication/Navigation/Identification/Electronic Countermeasures/RADAR and Weapon Control Systems Power Distribution/Electrical Power, Instruments, Compass, Automatic Flight Control and Lighting Systems Aircraft Armament and/or Crew Served Weapon Systems.

Responsibility: Performs requirements in accordance with the procedures established in the PWS.

Independently performs diagnosis and corrective actions, disassembles, inspects, evaluates, and accomplishes necessary repairs, lays out work according to technical instructions and technical directives. Determines what repairs, modifications, and part replacements are required.

Prioritizes work load of team to maintain assigned schedule and spot checks and inspects work of other team members. Releases Aircraft Safe for flight. A person in this position does the following; maintains repairs and modifies aircraft structures, structural components and engines of complex to extreme difficulty, maintains and repairs aircraft components including but not limited to flight controls, engines, hydraulics, pneumatics, fuel systems and mechanical components, and applies technical knowledge of airframe and power plant systems in determining equipment malfunctions and applies technical expertise in restoring equipment condition and operation. This worker also applies professional technical expertise and guidance to solve complex problems by interpreting technical data such as blueprints or manufactures' manuals. Work typically requires a thoroughly comprehensive knowledge of aircraft mechanical component troubleshooting/repair procedures and replacement of components, a thorough knowledge of aircraft sheet metal/structural modification and repair and the ability to determine functionality of non-complex electrical systems. A detailed knowledge of aircraft unique tools such as test equipment, torque wrenches, dial indicators, micrometers, cable tension meters, sheet metal brakes and sheers, etc. is required. In addition you must possess the experience and ability to provide technical support to structural/mechanical engineers and customers alike, must possess excellent organizational skills in prioritizing workload to meet aircraft delivery schedule. You will also be responsible for providing guidance and technical expertise to lower level technicians throughout all aircraft modifications and/or maintenance efforts.

As a Mechanic 3 you will be required to act in a role of Team Lead or Shift Supervisor.

Attends maintenance meetings and ensures all priorities are passed to work center.

This worker may be required to be licensed by Federal Aviation Administration.

To be considered candidates must apply online at

For further information call Scotty Cain at 469-888-4418

Minimum Requirements

• AECOM is immediately hiring a qualified Aircraft Environmental Mechanic 1 for Phase/O level maintenance in support of U.S. Navy aircraft operations at NAS Oceana Virginia Beach, VA. VFA-106.

• Shift work and detachment are required.

• High School graduate or equivalent

• Minimum three (3) years actual and recent organizational level aircraft maintenance experience.

• Three (3) years Egress/Environmental Collateral Duty Inspector (CDI) experience on FA-18 E/F/G aircraft.

• Must have completed Navy Aviation Structural Mechanic “E” (Safety Equipment). AME “A” School

• Must hold Prior U.S. Navy (8341 NEC) F/A-18E/F systems Organizational Career Maintenance Technician

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

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

• Must be able to obtain an approved status from the Contractor Verification System which includes a 7 year back ground check and obtain a Security Clearance for Public trust.

Preferred Qualifications


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

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Job Category Maintenance

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 162975BR