Vertex Aerospace is redefining the mid-level aerospace market with our agility, rapid deployment capability, and customized quality. Our international presence and vast range of services distinguish us from competitors. We offer our customers a variety of global aerospace support, including Systems Integration, Fabrication, Contractor Operated and Maintained Base Supply, Engineering, Maintenance, Modification, Repair, and Overhaul, Training Support, and all levels of Maintenance. For over forty years, we have delivered high-quality aftermarket aerospace services that are affordable and customer focused.
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES
Performs repair and replacement of Airframe, Powerplant, Electrical and Avionics systems components and accessories.
Inspect aircraft at specific intervals as required by Navy maintenance documentation.
Troubleshoot system malfunctions; perform necessary corrective action on landing gear, engines, fuel system, electrical and avionics aircraft systems.
Required to perform operational test of assigned aircraft systems to effect repair status.
Comply with Technical Directives when directed by the Navy, manufacturer or company.
May be required to handle hazardous materials in performance of assigned duties.
A good working knowledge of assigned aircraft maintenance and parts manuals.
Familiarization with COMNAVAIRFORINST 4790.2 Series and other applicable Navy Instructions, Manufacturer Manuals and Company Instructions.
Maintains and contributes to an effective Quality Management System meeting the requirements of AS9110/ISO 9001.
May be required to become Engine Ground Run Certified.
Must have experience in corrosion detection, treatment and prevention.
Knowledge of materials used and safety precautions as applicable to usage.
Must have valid state operator’s license and be able to pass the government licensing requirements.
Must be able to read, speak, write legibly and understand the English language.
Must be customer oriented.
Maintain assigned aircraft in accordance with Navy, Manufacturer and Company Instructions.
Must be familiar with line troubleshooting/operations and safety requirements.
Perform scheduled and unscheduled Corrosion Control (including washing) of aircraft and Ground Support Equipment, when required.
Perform corrosion control cleaning and removal as required utilizing appropriate safety precautions.
Use provided test equipment and Ground Support Equipment to perform assigned tasks.
Read, interpret, and apply instructions from blueprints, schematics and other approved data.
Analytical abilities sufficient to handle complex technical details.
Assist with ordering parts, tools, materials and equipment as required.
Be able to work any assigned shift or schedule, including mission support outside normal duty hours.
Maintain appropriate records of all work accomplished to include efficient entry of electronic data into NALCOMIS/OOMA.
Maintain cleanliness of the work center and around the assigned work area.
Responsible for adhering to all applicable Foreign Object Damage (FOD) prevention rules and regulations.
Responsible for adhering to Company Tool Control Program.
Must comply with established General and Industrial Safety Rules and Regulations as applicable to the contract, facilities and job assignment.
Ensure proper operation and use of special test equipment and Ground Support Equipment.
May be required to perform simple computer input functions.
May be required to travel via military and/or commercial air/ground in support of recovery missions, training detachments, hurricane evacuations, or other off-site support.
Assist when directed to ensure safety, security and preservation of Government owned and Company owned equipment.
Perform other reasonably related incidental duties when directed.
Must have the ability to deal courteously with the customer.
Must be able to interface with Government Representatives.
Maintains the highest ethical personal and professional standards.
Other projects and initiatives as assigned.
POSITION SCOPE AND CHARTER
Must have a minimum of three (3) years documented hands on general experience in this specific aircraft maintenance occupational field, or the military or commercial equivalent. Must be familiar with aircraft systems, tools, drawings, schematics and normal safety requirements. Must be able to meet any Government/company licensing/qualification requirements for the position. FAA A&P License is desired.
Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD security clearance.
Must be able to work weekends, other shifts and overtime as required.
The essential physical requirements of the position will be reviewed with the applicant during the interview.
Some travel will be required.
Must adhere to Company policies/procedures and management instruction.
Ability to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information and Company Proprietary data.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS
Physical Effort: Climbing, standing, stooping, bending, pushing, kneeling, stretching, extensive walking and working in tiring uncomfortable positions. May require lifting of objects whose weight normally will not exceed 50 pounds. Special vision abilities required to perform this job are close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust and focus.
The diversity of work conditions may range from an environment where there is little or no physical discomfort, to an environment where inclement weather may subject individual to severe changes of temperature, wind, rain, etc. May be required to work in areas where high noise hazards prevail. May be exposed to fumes or airborne particles. May be exposed to electrical shock hazards.
Vertex Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identity