General Description We are providing full on-site / off-site maintenance flight/Functional Check Flight operations to support the US Army Flight Test Directorate (AFTD at Redstone Arsenal, AL). The support will be conducted in accordance with current Army directives, including but not limited to
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Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, USA
Position Type: Permanent
Job Description:

General Description

We are providing full on-site / off-site maintenance flight/Functional Check Flight operations to support the US Army Flight Test Directorate (AFTD at Redstone Arsenal, AL). The support will be conducted in accordance with current Army directives, including but not limited to, AR 95-1 and AR 95-20. Areas for support to be provided include completion of all maintenance test flights on AFTD aircraft, fault isolation and troubleshooting, and management of internal contractor pilot and non-rated crewmember flight records.


  • The Contractor shall provide personnel, management, and any other items and services not government furnished to perform the services defined in this Performance Work Statement(PWS).
  • The Contractor shall provide services to Redstone Test Center (RTC), to include any individual project. RTC is in need of contract support personnel for aviation maintenance support services. The capacity in which the support functions will operate are crucial and essential to RTC and its mission to support the Warfighter.
  • The Contractor will provide aviation maintenance and repair services, as well as developmental and operational test and evaluation support, to include testing of aircraft, aviation systems and associated support equipment. Some support requirements will fall under the Army Test and Evaluation Command's Title 10 U.S.C. Section 2399 operational test responsibilities.
Job Requirements:
  • Various levels of experience in skill sets such as Aircraft Mechanics, Armament Technicians, Avionics Technicians, Sheet Metal Technicians, Welding & Fabrication, Pilots and Flight Crew members, Instrumentation, Tech Supply, Material Handling, Quality and Administration.
  • Prefer experience from the military aviation and RDT&E communities.
  • Must have experience in all aspects or safety, documentations, HAZMAT, training/licenses/certifications, scheduling, production control and management
  • Must have analytical ability combined with knowledge and application of assurance principles and techniques.
  • We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform post offer, pre-employment substance abuse testing.
  • Must have or be able to obtain and maintain a secret clearance.
  • Must be a US Citizen.
  • Must have Military installation DEPOT level maintenance experience.
  • NACI Background Investigation which includes credit check.

Physical Requirements

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.

 Functional Requirements:

  • Must be able to walk, stand, crawl, kneel and bend on level and/or inclined surfaces for certain periods throughout the day.
  • Must be able to climb stairs, ramps, ladders, and work stands.
  • Must be able to crouch, crawl, grasp, pull over hand, push, reach or handle objects, use finger dexterity, bend elbow/knee and reach above/below shoulders.
  • May be required to lift up to 44 pounds and heavy, moderate carrying up to 44 pounds.
  • May be required to see aircraft in flight, read dials/gauges, identify small objects and hand tools.
  • Must be able to see imperfections, micrometer readings and other small scales with or without corrective lens.
  • Must be able to communicate by voice and detect sound by ear.
  • Must be able to distinguish color, shades of color and judge three-dimensional depth.
  • May be required to operate power vehicles, machinery, hand tools, ground support equipment, fork lift, Auxiliary Power Unit (APU), crane, truck, tractor, etc.

Environmental Factors:

  • Work in an inside/outside environment to include working around machinery, objects, vehicles, ladders, and scaffolds.
  • Excessive noise and vibration that can be intermittent or constant.
  • Environmental conditions can included but not limited to dust, silica, asbestos, fumes, smoke, gas, solvents such as degreasing agents, grease, oils, and electrical energy
  • Working on slippery or uneven surfaces
  • Working closely with others or working alone
  • Possible protracted or irregular hours of work as needed or required.


TNC and its subsidiaries fall under ANCSA and are entitled under Federal Law to extend hiring preferences to its shareholders.  ANCSA provides TNC the authority to give shareholder preference in hiring.  TNC reaffirms its belief in equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment.  Tyonek is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a VEVRAA Federal Contractor who affords equal employment opportunity to protected veterans and people with disabilities:  Tyonek Native Corporation provides all employees and job applicants' equal employment opportunities in hiring and promotion without discrimination because of age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, marital status, race, religion, color, veteran status, physical or mental disability, national origin, or any other reason prohibited by law.  

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