AECOM Airframe - Aircraft Mechanic in San Diego, California

Business Line Government

Position Title Airframe - Aircraft Mechanic

United States of America - California

San Diego

Job Summary

The Airframe Aircraft Mechanic will perform daily airframe maintenance to comply with requirements of aircraft performing mission requirements.

Essential Responsibilities:

  1. Replenishes fuel, oil, water, waste system chemicals, oxygen, and hydraulic fluid.

  2. Checks for fuel contamination by draining samples from low point drains.

  3. Operates ground support equipment such as electrical power supply, tow tractors, light carts and engine starting units.

  4. Cleans exterior and/or interior of aircraft, using portable platform ladders, brushes, rags, water hose, and vacuum.

  5. Assists with all equipment pre-operational check and maintenance of all work center support equipment.

  6. Operates ground support equipment such as electrical power supply, tow tractors, and engine starting units, assists in towing aircraft and cleans exterior and interior of aircraft, hangar deck.

  7. Periodic housekeeping and fluid spills using portable platform ladders, brushes, rags, water hose, cleaning compound applicator and mobile vacuum.

  8. Housekeeping of all areas of work including shop; participate in FOD program.

  9. Handling and disposing of hazmat.

  10. Comply with all safety requirements.

  11. Obtain Collateral Duty Quality Assurance Representative qualification.

  12. Comply with all safety requirements.

  13. Handling and disposing of Hazmat.

  14. Obtain all support equipment licenses for job description.

Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Other Responsibilities:

Safety - AECOM enforces a safety culture whereby all employees have the responsibility for continuously developing and maintaining a safe work environment. As appropriate, each employee is responsible for completing all training requirements and fulfilling all self-aid/buddy aid responsibilities, participating in emergency response tasks and serving on safety committees and teams.

Quality - Quality is the foundation for the management of our business and the keystone to our goal of customer satisfaction. It is our policy to consistently provide services that meet customer expectations. Accordingly, each employee must conform to the AECOM Quality Policy and carry out job activities in compliance with applicable AECOM Quality System documents and customer contracts. Each employee must read and understand his/her Quality Management and Customer Satisfaction responsibilities.

Procedure Compliance - Each employee must read, understand and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures and policies pertaining to his/her job.

Minimum Requirements

High School graduate or equivalent. Minimum 3 years H-60 Line operations.

Must be able to obtain and maintain a Common Access Card (CAC) or Rapid Gate Pass.

Must have a valid driver’s license.

Prior experience with U.S. Naval repair maintenance operations on military aircraft highly preferred.

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 speak, read, write and understand English.

Successfully passing a pre-employment drug screen and a U.S. Government background security check is required.

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 click here at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Maintenance

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 160750BR