AECOM RPA AGE Mechanic III/Creech AFB, NV in Indian Springs, Nevada

Business Line Government

Position Title RPA AGE Mechanic III/Creech AFB, NV

United States of America - Nevada

Indian Springs

Job Summary

This assignment is located at Creech AFB in Indian Springs, NV. Employee may also support TDY deployments to various locations as required in support of Predator-series UAS maintenance. Supports an Aircraft Ground Equipment (AGE) shop in a medium to large-sized military aircraft flying organization. Ensures the timely and proper performance of scheduled and unscheduled maintenance on AGE equipment and light support vehicles. Inspects, tests, and operates AGE to determine equipment serviceability and proper operation. Diagnoses mechanical and electrical circuitry malfunctions. Interprets drawings, wiring diagrams, schematics, and technical data to facilitate repairs and/or modifications to ground support equipment.

Identifies appropriate replacement parts in TOs and technical documents and orders those parts. Removes, disassembles, repairs, cleans, treats for corrosion, assembles, and re-installs AGE accessories and components. Stencils and marks AGE as appropriate. Services equipment with fuel, oil, coolant, water, hydraulic fluid, and air as required. Operates, cleans, inspects, and services AGE tow vehicles. Maintains and documents AGE equipment and tow vehicle forms. Positions equipment to support aircraft maintenance and flying operations. Schedules PMIs as required. Adheres to safety procedures, and follows technical orders as applicable.

USAF equivalent position is AGE Mechanic Craftsman. Position reports to the Supervisor.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Maintains external fuel and grounding systems; performs scheduled and unscheduled maintenance on GSE; inspects, tests, and operates GSE to determine equipment serviceability and proper operation; services equipment with fuel, oil, water, coolant, hydraulic fluid, refrigerant, and compressed air; diagnoses mechanical and electronic circuitry malfunctions using visual and auditory senses, test equipment, and technical publications.

  • Disassembles and assembles malfunctioning GSE accessories and components; removes, disassembles repairs, cleans, treats for corrosion, assembles, and reinstalls GSE components and accessories; stencils and marks GSE in accordance with technical publications; stores, handles, labels, uses, and disposes of hazardous materials and waste in accordance with all state, local, and federal environmental standards and regulations.

  • Prepares GSE for storage and mobility deployment; and operates, cleans, inspects, and services GSE towing vehicles.

  • Maintains vehicle records, and updates paper and electronic equipment records; provides dispatch service for GSE, including positioning equipment to support aircraft maintenance and flying operations; practices good housekeeping, tool control, Foreign Object Damage prevention, and safety at all times.

  • Performs all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must have high school diploma, or have completed relevant military and/or vocational technical school curriculum

  • Minimum of three-to-five years actual and recent aircraft maintenance experience required

  • Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license and be able to operate a government general-purpose vehicle

  • Must be familiar with most types and uses of AGE equipment

  • Must have an electrical/mechanical background

  • Must be able to obtain a flight line driver’s license

  • Must be familiar with diesel engine maintenance and repair, and HVAC maintenance and repair

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

  • Must be able to provide proof of U.S. citizenship upon hire

  • Must submit updated SF-86 within 30 days of hire start date

  • Must be eligible to gain and maintain a DoD security clearance commensurate with the assigned duties

Preferred Qualifications

Current DoD Security Clearance

Minimum of five years’ experience performing AGE maintenance or small equipment maintenance to support RPA operations

Bachelor’s degree in a relevant career field

RPA operations experience

Prior experience as a Defense Contractor

HVAC Certification

Vehicle Operator Training

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Job Category Maintenance

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 181828BR

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.