JOB TITLE: F-15 Aircraft Mechanic - Heavy Structures - A&P - Electrical - Structural
LOCATION: San Antonio, TX
***MUST BE US PERSONS***
We are a national staffing firm working with some of the top-tier aerospace companies in the world! And we are looking for first-class employees to work with our clients.
Are you a US persons as noted in the Job description?
Do you meet the educational requirements for this job?
Do you meet the experience requirements for this job?
Are you able to commute to the job location or are you able to relocate for the role?
Contract 12 mos. - potential for extended term
Medical, dental, and vision plan with Cigna
Potential for bonuses
Sick pay, and holiday pay for those who qualify
Performs on and off aircraft electrical modification to electrical wiring and system components
Perform complex connector terminations including shielded wires, coaxial cables and fiber optic wiring.
Understand wire handling and routing instructions.
Perform sealing, wrapping, bonding, tying, and closure of wire harnesses and cables in accordance with standard processes.
Demonstrate technical ability to read and interpret engineering drawings, technical orders, process specifications, and retrofit requirements to perform electrical modification/repair.
Adhere to government and company procedural guidance, perform assembly, installation, visual inspection of physical characteristics, modification of wire bundles & electrical assemblies, operational and quality checks of aircraft work.
Troubleshoot malfunctions in aircraft electrical and environmental systems of moderate difficulty at the organizational or depot maintenance level.
Performs aircraft bench and/or flight line operational testing and troubleshooting in accordance with DOD, manufacturer, company, supplier and other directives.
Performs assembly, installation, check-out physical characteristics, operational testing and modification of wire bundles in the testing, development and modification of aircraft in accordance with DOD, manufacturer, company, supplier and other directives.
Responsible for the proper performance of assignments and the prudent handling of product, tools and equipment.
Required to consult with management and peers to assess best work process.
Will assist and train less senior employees.
May be required to lead teams through more complex aircraft relevant tasks.
Able to prioritize workload to maintain schedules on assigned projects.
Perform all duties of lower Electrics classifications as required to successfully accomplish assignments.
Interpret standard work instructions, charts, tables, blueprints, wire diagrams, formulas, sketches, verbal and electronic orders, job layouts, etc. to accomplish assigned work.
Ensure that all equipment is used in accordance with established safety and operating procedures.
Diagnose and correct malfunctions occurring in assembly processes.
Use any and all precision measuring instruments, gauges, tools, etc., necessary to check dimensions and conformance to quality requirements.
Maintain necessary certifications, licenses and permits as required for assigned work.
Able to ascend and descend vertical work ladders, work in confined spaces, and lift loads of approximately 35 pounds.
Able to work various shifts and/or an alternate baseline schedule that may frequently change to support mission requirements and may include weekends and holidays. Mission requirements and/or workload may require both scheduled and unscheduled overtime
Must be familiar with Hazardous Energy and Lock Out /Tag systems applications to ensure working environment is deemed safe for access and on the job performance.
Will be required to assist other team members (General Mechanics, Structures, Avionics) in order to ensure cost/schedule targets are met.
High School Diploma or Equivalent
4+ years of on-aircraft Electrical installation and modification experience.
Please clearly indicate on your resume your aircraft platform experience and years of experience with aircraft electrical systems installation and modifications.
Position requires 4+ years of experience in those duties as previously described for satisfactory performance.
Knowledgeable in shop mathematics and practices, electrical/electronic theories and systems sufficient to perform assigned duties.
Experience in working with schematics, specifications, assembly drawings and standard operating procedures
Proficient in computer skills including but not limited to: aircraft related systems and basic office software.
Please clearly indicate on resume highest level of US Security Clearance obtained along with date received.
Please clearly indicate on resume your aircraft platform experience.
Experience with Modification Program
Demonstrated experience with routing and terminations, including shielded wires, co-axial cables, and fiber optic wiring.
Ability to Perform the Following Requirements:
The candidate must be able to ascend and descend vertical work ladders, work in confined spaces, and lift loads of approximately 35 pounds.
Exposure to noise, working on elevated platforms
Use personal protective gear for face, eyes, ears, hand, and arms as required.
Pass visual acuity and color perception tests
Read, write, and comprehend the English language
Handle, use, and dispose of hazardous material
Obtain & maintain training certifications as required to support assignment responsibilities
Occasional (1 to 3 hrs) finger manipulation
On occasion, a 2-person lift may be necessary for weights greater than 50 lbs
Frequent reaching overhead (3 to 6 hrs)
Frequent walking on flat surfaces
Frequent standing flat or uneven surfaces
Frequent balancing on a ladder, steps, or uneven surfaces
Occasional climbing on 3-12 ft ladders or stands
Rotation of head/neck, sitting, crawling, squatting, bend/stoop, lying down, and operate foot controls for an extended period of time
Occasional contact with metals
Frequent exposure to noise
Experience with F-15/Fighter or Depot Level/Modification maintenance
Operate a forklift, mobile crane, and riding type electric powered elevating equipment to accomplish work assignment.
Under 120.14 of the ITAR a U.S. person is defined as a person who is a lawful permanent resident of the United States. A lawful permanent resident is further defined by 8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(20). A U.S. Person is also a protected individual which is defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3).
The Structures Company is a national staffing firm specializing in contract, contract to hire, and direct hire placement opportunities. Our clients rely on us to support their engineering, IT, Production, Maintenance & Repair, and support staff. Our niche recruiting team is one of our biggest strengths and is why we are a top provider of talented professionals to the majority of our clients. They will help you identify the opportunity that best fits your interests while also providing industry-leading customer service.
We support the majority of aerospace OEMs and tier 1 suppliers across the United States.
The Structures Company LLC is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer (or AA/ EOE)
Keywords: aerospace, aviation, aircraft
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The Structures Company is a national staffing firm specializing in contract, contract to hire, and direct hire placement opportunities. Our clients rely on us to support their engineering, IT, Production, Maintenance & Repair, and support staff. Our niche recruiting team is one of our biggest strengths and is why we are a top provider of talented professionals to the majority of our clients. They will help you identify the opportunity that best fits your interests while also providing industry-leading customer service. We support the majority of aerospace OEMs and tier 1 suppliers across the United States. The Structures Company LLC is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer (or AA/ EOE)