The Maintenance Test Pilot (CH-47) obtains a detailed knowledge of operating in the AOR airspace.  Must be proficient flying in day VFR conditions. Maintenance Test Pilot performs routine acceptance test of aircraft following corrective maintenance. Maintenance Test Pilot, responsible for all mat

Maintenance Test Pilot (CH-47) Germany

The Kearns Group • 
Illesheim, International, Germany
Position Type: Contractor
Share
Job Description:

The Maintenance Test Pilot (CH-47) obtains a detailed knowledge of operating in the AOR airspace.  Must be proficient flying in day VFR conditions. Maintenance Test Pilot performs routine acceptance test of aircraft following corrective maintenance.

  • Maintenance Test Pilot, responsible for all matters pertaining to maintenance operations.
  • Ensures maintenance of all aircraft are in compliance set forth by appropriate maintenance manuals, operations directives, FAA compliance directives and contractual readiness rates.
  • Able to successfully complete all no-notice flight evaluations and exams in his/her primary aircraft.
  • Remains fully qualified in aircraft and perform as a crewmember when necessary.
  • Tests aircraft to determine compliance with specification and operational suitability.
  • Operates models of test aircraft and flight test support through specifically prescribed tests and maneuvers.
  • Coordinates flight operations efforts. 
  • Oversee maintenance operations, test fly and trouble shoot, manage maintenance flow.
  • Perform other related duties as requested.
Job Requirements:
  • High School Graduate or equivalent is required. 
  • U.S. military technical school or specialized training course is desired
  • US ARMY AMOC (phase 1&2) Complete and qualified. 
  • Flight Time: Have a minimum of 1,000 hours total PIC time – of that 300 hours must be in similar aircraft type.
  • Level 3 English proficiency. 
  • FAA Pilots license- Hold the rating of FAA Certificate, rotorcraft, commercial pilot, instrument.
  • Be qualified in type aircraft in use (CH-47).
  • In-depth knowledge of FAA regulations, US Army Maintenance procedures and regulations. 
  • Meet AR 95-20 and contract requirements.
  • Must have or be able to pass a FAA or Military Class 2 flight physical.
  • Must be US Citizen.
  • Must have a current and valid US Passport.
  • Security: Must have the ability to receive SECRET Security clearance. Interim SECRET to start
  • TESA approval: Must be able to qualify for TESA approval; must have over 5 years career total experience.
  • Must be able to travel as required in support of mission worldwide.

Preferred Qualifications

  • PCR test prior to New Hire Travel: If PCR test is still a requirement for travel, company will reimburse cost for test. Check with Travel Coordinator at that time.

Physical Requirements/Working Environment

  • Must be able to climb, stand, stoop, bend, stretch, crouch and work in tiring and uncomfortable positions.
  • Frequently lift parts and equipment up to 20 pounds.
  • Occasionally lift objects up to 50 pounds.
  • Must be immediately deployable to potential combat areas worldwide.
Share
(Job and company information not to be copied, shared, scraped, or otherwise disseminated/distributed without explicit consent of JSfirm, LLC)

JSfirm, LLC

Roanoke, TX

jobs@jsfirm.com

JSfirm LLC, Privacy Policy

All rights reserved. 2001-2022 JSfirm