The mission of this contract is to provideadversary air servicesto the USAF 4th and 5th generationfighter squadrons, groups, and wings across the U.S.Tactical Air operates the CF-5D and the F-5 E/F Advanced Tiger (F-5ATTM), a purpose-built, modernized, advance capability adversary aircraft. Tactical Air's maintenance staff is comprised of certified and experienced mechanics, technicians, specialists, and logisticians. These professionals all work towards ensuring safe and seamless ground maintenance operations and are an integral part of a dedicated, elite team who get things done, enjoy working together, and are committed to growing with this fast-moving, high-performance company.
The ideal candidate for the Aircraft Mechanic position will perform organizational, intermediate, and limited depot-level maintenance to include inspection, operational test, repair, modification, and troubleshooting on all assigned aircraft, components, and equipment. This position will apply advanced technical knowledge to solve complex problems and to provide technical assistance, guidance, and instruction to other teammates as needed.
The key desirable and preferred requirements for this position include:
Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities is qualifying.Please see job description for minimum requirements.
Current work experience in aircraft maintenance occupational field, preferably in the military or with a government aviation maintenance contractor.
Experience with high performance military aircraft (F-5/T-38).
A&P Certification, or ability to obtain certification, preferred.
Support Equipment Operator License (Tow Tractor, N2 Servicing Trailer, and Mobile Start Unit at a minimum).
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to provide excellent customer service.Strong organizational and time management skills with ability to correctly prioritize workload to maintain schedules, deadlines, and standards on assigned projects.
Ability to manage multiple roles and projects and to see the big picture.
Ability to remain calm under pressure and be adaptable.
Ability to cross-train into other specialties.
Ability to read, listen to, and understand information and ideas verbally and in writing.
Creativity, positivity, and confidence.
Regular travel to various work sites throughout the U.S. may be required.
Current U.S. government security clearance.
This position is subject to pre-employment and random drug/alcohol screening (including for marijuana), and physical certifications.
The level of position offered will be dependent upon background and qualifications. If you are a dynamic, self-motivated individual who appreciates challenging yet rewarding work, with a keen interest in cutting-edge aircraft mission systems development and maintenance, Tactical Air invites you to apply.
Tactical Air is proud to be an EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability Employer
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