AECOM Mechanic 1 (Blade Shop) in Ft. Campbell, Kentucky

Business Line Government

Position Title Mechanic 1 (Blade Shop)

United States of America - Kentucky

Ft. Campbell

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an

Aircraft Mechanic I (Blade Shop) for a position in Ft. Campbell, KY.

  • Remove and install aircraft subsystem assemblies and components such as engines, rotors, transmissions, mechanical flight controls and their components

  • Inspecting, diagnosing and repairing aircraft systems and subsystems including engines, rotors, gearboxes, transmissions and mechanical flight controls

  • Apply comprehensive technical expertise to solve moderate to complex problems by interpreting technical documentation such as aircraft Technical Manuals, Maintenance Information and Action Messages and all technical guidance provided through government official representatives

  • Perform maintenance tasks such as depopulating, cleaning, inspecting, repairing, and reassembly of aircraft components such as, drivetrain, fuel systems, aircraft flight controls and power plant rigging

  • Service and lubricate aircraft and subsystems

  • Safely prepare aircraft for inspections and maintenance checks and services

  • Perform scheduled inspections and assists in performing special inspections

  • Perform maintenance operational checks and diagnoses and troubleshoots aircraft systems using special tools and test equipment as required

  • Complete tool box inventory sheets and be shadowed prior to arrival at site.

To be considered, candidates must submit a resume directly online at IND-MRG

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Graduate or equivalent required.

  • Four (4) or more years’ experience in Army aviation maintenance and blade shop operations.

  • Recent and relevant experience in hydraulics operational requirements.

  • Must have a thorough knowledge of repair techniques used on aircraft rotor blades.

  • Must have thorough knowledge of materials used in the construction of aircraft rotor blades including identification and correct application of woven fabrics, core materials, and adhesive resins.

  • Must have a thorough knowledge of the correct application and use of common hand tools, specialized shop equipment, automated diagnostic equipment, and precision measuring equipment utilized in testing, inspection, and repair of aircraft rotor blades. Must be able to accurately measure tolerances within 1/10,000 (0.0001) Inch.

  • Must have thorough knowledge of rotor blade static balance techniques and principals.

  • Must meet requirements for enrollment in respiratory protection and be able to perform work for extended periods while wearing respirator.

  • Must be able to work with hazardous particulates, solvents, adhesives, and sealants using correct personal protective equipment.

  • Must have working knowledge of the identification and correct handling of Aviation Critical Safety Items (CSI’s) and their Critical Characteristics (CC’s).

  • Must be a self-starter, able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds, be able to work in extreme heat and cold.

  • Must have basic knowledge of aircraft corrosion control methods.

  • Must be able to prioritize workloads.

  • Must have safety shoes, rain gear, cold wear gear, and safety glasses required.

  • Must provide personal tools per minimum tool listing and have those tools shadowed and ready for initial inspection on the first day of employment.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Advanced understanding of tools and use.

  • Ability to research, read, and interpret blue prints, drawings, wiring diagrams and schematics, and technical publications.

  • Must be able to understand, speak, read and write English.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain an access to Ft. Campbell, KY via security background investigation is a condition of employment.

  • Basic knowledge of both ULLS-AE and SAMS-IE logistics information systems.

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 to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Maintenance

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 190860BR

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.