AECOM Mechanic 1 (Airframes) in Okinawa, Japan

Business Line Government

Position Title Mechanic 1 (Airframes)

Japan - Okinawa

Okinawa

Job Summary

AECOM has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Mechanic 1 (Airframes) located in Futenma, Japan. Responsible for inspecting, training personnel, and performing 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 engines, pneudraulic, fuel, electrical/electronic systems, etc. Position reports to the Supervisor. Services, repairs and overhaul equipment and engines. Repairs, replaces, and rebuilds equipment and engine components, 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. Test engine operations, using testing equipment to locate source of malfunction. Replaces and repairs damaged components, uses hand tools, gauges, and tests equipment. Removes engine and major components from equipment, using hoist or other lifting devices. Disassembles and inspects parts for wear, warping, or other defects. Repairs and replaces defective engine components and reassemble and install engine on weapon systems and vehicles. Adjusts, repairs, or replaces instruments, electrical/electronics, fuel/oil systems and accessories. Performs vehicle services, including engine flush/cleaning, parts lubrication, and maintenance checks. May service engine components operations making repairs and overhaul, required to ensure 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. Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements

Must be able to pass NACI.

High school graduate or equivalent is desirable.

  • Four (4) years actual and recent, vehicle or missile, or related weapon systems experience desired; three (3) years required.

  • Thorough knowledge of technical publications related to weapon systems and vehicles.

  • 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; electrical and electronic; pneudraulic; and mechanical principles. Knowledge of sheet metal, properties of materials, fuels, and oils.

  • Must be able to read, interpret and use manufacturers maintenance manuals, service bulletins, blueprints, wiring and 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 drivers license and be able to operate a government general-purpose vehicle.

  • Shall Have the ability to troubleshoot malfunctions in various aircraft systems and be able to perform general Organizational Level maintenance and possesses one or more of the specialties of the assigned aircraft (MV-22) 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 Weapons Control Systems.

  • Power Distribution/Electrical Power, Instruments, Compass, Automatic Flight Control and lighting systems. Aircraft armament and or Crew Served Weapons systems.

Preferred Qualifications

Able to perform in an office, flight line and shop environment that is moderately lighted, heated and ventilated, is exposed to disagreeable fumes and to cuts and bruises from using tools in close placed and hazards of moving vehicles such as forklifts and sweepers in shop area.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and talk or hear.

  • Frequently is required to walk; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and work in tiring and uncomfortable positions.

  • Frequently lifts items weighing 15-50 pounds and occasionally in excess of 75 pounds.

  • Able to perform in wet and/or humid conditions; high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; outside weather conditions; extreme cold; and risk of electrical shock.

  • Able to work environment that is usually loud, or unsafe conditions, questioning nonstandard operations or environmental factors that may involve unmitigated hazards, and providing feedback to supervisors and managers on all safety issues.

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.

Job Category Maintenance

Country Japan

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 161607BR