This position pending contract award.
The Aircraft Mechanic III (Team Lead) is responsible for overall supervision of the Contractor Support team on location.
• Coordination with the contracting officer, or Corrosion Control Non-Commissioned Officer In Charge for accomplishing scheduled / unscheduled maintenance tasks, personnel accountability, employee health, and safety.
• Maintains, repairs, and modifies aircraft structures and structural components of moderate difficulty and repairs and maintains aircraft components including but not limited to:
Flight Controls, Engines, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Fuel Systems, and Mechanical Components.
• Apply technical knowledge of airframe and powerplant systems in determining equipment malfunctions and apply required expertise in restoring equipment condition and or operation.
• Apply technical expertise to solve moderate to complex problems by interpreting technical documentation such as: Blueprints, Technical manuals, Schematics, Publications, and Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) Manuals
• Perform corrosion prevention and treatment in accordance with (IAW) governing directives.
• Detect, identify, report, treat and prevent various forms of corrosion IAW applicable directives of assigned squadron aircraft and within the Corrosion Control Facility.
This position is responsible for multiple personnel and reporting to the customer and contractor management staff.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:
• The mechanic must possess a thorough knowledge of aircraft mechanical component troubleshooting, repair procedures and replacement of parts.
• This position requires a broad knowledge of electrical theory.
• The mechanic must have a thorough knowledge of aircraft unique tools such as:
o Test Equipment, Torque Wrenches, Dial Indicators, and Micrometers
• This position requires working knowledge of technical publications.
• The mechanic may receive technical guidance, as required, from supervisor or higher-level technician.
• The mechanic will occasionally be required to lead teams through more complex aircraft relevant tasks and may be required to make entries in aircraft logs and records.
• The mechanic must be able to prioritize workload to maintain schedules on assigned projects.
• Have a minimum eight (8) years aviation maintenance experience
• High school diploma or equivalent
• Have a minimum of six (6) years of F/A-18 aviation maintenance experience
• Be qualified to examine, inspect, investigate, repair, and provide recommendations to the local Maintenance Control and/or government agency as required
• Be highly qualified and technically competent in their assigned skill category
• Be able to qualify as CDI or CDQAR in accordance with the Naval Aviation Maintenance Program (NAMP)
• Be required to obtain a Government Issued CAC with all applicable vetting protocols
• Must be trained in and proficient with the NAMP or have an accredited Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) certificate
• Have a DOD Secret security clearance
Yulista offers an excellent compensation and benefits package. We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disabilities, protected military or veteran status. To apply for this position, or view all of our job openings, visit us online at www.yulista.com, click on career opportunities.