AECOM Mechanic 1 in Fort Wainwright, Alaska

United States of America - Alaska, Fort Wainwright

Job Summary

AECOM is now hiring qualified AH-64 Helicopter Armament/Electrician Mechanic in support of Aircraft maintenance operations at Fort Wainwright, Alaska location.

Workload Description:

Must be familiar with all facets of aviation phase and unscheduled maintenance procedures. Ability to operate various machinery and ground support equipment and ULLS-AE. Perform primary duties as an aircraft Armament/Electrician performing Aviation Field and limited Sustainment Level maintenance, scheduled and unscheduled maintenance and phase maintenance. Prefer hands on experience with these AH-64 Attack Helicopters.

Aircraft Mechanic I, Electrician, Armament (23021): In addition to Mechanic I, Electrician, 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.

Aircraft Mechanic I, Electrician (23021): In addition to Aircraft Mechanic I duties, the Aircraft Mechanic I, electrician, applies basic technical knowledge to perform simple or routine tasks following detailed instructions, performs such tasks as replacing components, wiring circuits, repairing simple electronic equipment; and taking test readings using common instruments such as digital multi-meters, signal generators, semiconductor testers, curve tracers, and oscilloscopes. This person works under close supervision receiving technical guidance from supervisor or higher-level technician. Work is checked frequently for accuracy. This individual must have an aviation background comparable to an Aircraft Mechanic I, but should have an electronics specialty. These individuals will read blueprints, build wire bundles, install wire bundles, use electronic test equipment, prepare aircraft for flight line inspection, trouble shoot aircraft electronics, and determine courses of action regarding troubleshooting procedures. This position is not limited to common wiring practices but also the ability to test instruments, maintain onboard circuitry and fabrication of electronic components as necessary.: The /Aircraft Mech I, Electrician, Armament technician desired experience is AH-64 D/E aircraft.

Aircraft Mechanics I must have a combination of experience to repair engines, sheet metal, structural, hydraulic, electrical, power train and general mechanical maintenance of moderate difficulty, required to meet the assigned missions. Makes repairs to aircraft and follows direction of higher graded workers. The Aircraft Mechanic I troubleshoots malfunctions in aircraft structure, landing gear, flight surfaces and controls, anti-icing, pneudraulic, engines, auxiliary power unit, and ventilation and heating systems. This mechanic repairs, replaces, and rebuilds aircraft structures, such as wings and fuselage, and functional components including rigging, surface controls, and plumbing and hydraulic units, using hand tools, power tools, machines, and equipment such as shears, sheet metal brake, welding equipment, rivet gun, and drills. This worker reads and interprets manufacturers' and airline's maintenance manuals, service bulletins, technical data, engineering data, and other specifications to determine feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components. Work involves replacing or repairing worn or damaged components, such as carburetors, alternators, magnetos, fuel controls, fuel pumps, oil pumps, and engine mounted gearboxes, and compressor bleed valves using hand tools, gauges, and testing equipment; removing engine from aircraft, using hoist or forklift truck, disassembling and inspecting parts for wear, cracks, security, or other defects, and 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. Supervises the jacking and towing of aircraft, enters in the maintenance records description of the work performed and verifies the work was performed satisfactorily, service engines and airframe components at line station making repairs, short of overhaul, required to keep aircraft in safe operating condition, specialize in work, repair and modification of structural, precision, and functional spare parts and assemblies, and specialize in engine repair. May be required to be licensed by Federal Aviation Administration. May require specialization in sheet-metal, electric work, avionics or other aircraft systems related disciplines.

Minimum Requirements

High School graduate or equivalent.

Experience: 3 years required, 5 years preferred actual and recent depot/phase level aircraft maintenance/modification as well as unscheduled maintenance experience is required.

Prior experience with U.S. Army various field level and limited sustainment level maintenance on US Army AH-64D/E Helicopters 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.

May be required to pass and maintain a U.S. Government background security check.

Preferred Qualifications

Additionally, fabricates, installs, and maintains in good repair for the sheet-metal components of the airframe.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Maintenance

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 200837BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.