Job Summary General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), an affiliate of General Atomics, is a world leader in proven, reliable remotely piloted aircraft and tactical reconnaissance radars, as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems.
We have an exciting opportunity for an Airframe and Powerplant Specialist located in Grand Fork, ND.
DUTIES AND RESONSIBLITIES:Perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance.
Inspect powerplant and related components at regular intervals adhering to company approved procedures, maintenance manuals, and/or government technical order requirements.
Repair fuel and/or oil leaks and/or engine problems as required and may remove and replace airframe and/or engine components as needed.
Review records to ensure all required documentation is completed in accordance with established company procedures and/or government and customer technical order requirements.
May perform all launch and recovery tasks of aircraft to include ground operations, preflight items, ground observer responsibilities, and post flight items.
May inspect, test, maintain and operate ground support equipment.
.Assist in the training of new A&P Specialists.
Assist with new powerplant and system development as required.
Other duties as assigned or required
We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.
Job QualificationsTypically requires a high school diploma or equivalent and two or more years of aircraft mechanical maintenance experience.
An FAA Airframe and Powerplant License may be required.
Must possess:(1) full knowledge and understanding of the detailed aspects of the job;(2) knowledge of relevant computer applications and operations;(3) basic leadership, organization and planning skills; and(4) strong interpersonal skills to effectively communicate with employees and both military and civilian customers.
The ability to obtain and maintain a DOD security clearance may be required.
Must be able to work both independently and on a team and be able to work
extended hours as required.