Aircraft Worker (Avionics)
VSE Corporationis seeking an AIRCRAFT WORKER (AVIONICS) for our worksite in Jacksonville, FL to perform the following duties:
Seeking aircraft workers to troubleshoot and repair to aircraft communications and navigation systems on Navy P-3C Orion aircraft. This work will be inspected by supervisors or quality assurance representatives for general compliance with accepted practices; assists in troubleshooting malfunctions in aircraft communication and navigation systems utilizing hand tools, meters, and test equipment; removes, cleans, reinstalls, or replaces defective parts, accessories, and components such as wiring, antennas, switches, gauges, and power supplies.
This worker may make adjustments and settings such as cable tension and switch movement settings and adjustments; will obtain standard parts by referring to parts manuals and by making comparisons with samples; will perform pre-flight and post-flight maintenance inspections in support of flight schedule; will enter in the maintenance records description of the work performed; may remove, install, and seal panels; will services engines and other various aircraft components; will perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance on the P3C aircraft, required to keep aircraft in safe operating condition; will be required to carry tool boxes to and from aircraft; will perform preoperational inspection and operate ground support equipment such as electrical power supply, tow tractors, and engine starting units.
The Aircraft Worker could perform this work up to 7 days and 40 hours a week and overtime depending on operational tempo.
Shift work and detachment required.
High School graduate or equivalent with a minimum two (2) years actual and recent organizational level aircraft flight line or aircraft carrier flight deck servicing experience is recommended.
Must have completed military aviation maintenance training or maintenance technical school curriculum or possess an FAA issued A&P license. Prior experience with U.S. Navy servicing operations on P3C aircraft highly preferred.
Knowledge and use of special tools/equipment required to perform assigned maintenance tasks is mandatory.
Work is performed primarily outdoors under all types of weather conditions with exposure to loud noise and exhaust fumes.
Ability to read and interpret technical publications, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.
Must be able to meet physical requirements associated with and/or pass any medical examination requirements related to performing daily assigned tasks.
There is a great deal of standing, climbing, bending and stooping and lift up to 50 pounds.
Must be able to speak, read, write and understand the English language.
Shift work and detachment required.
Current Secret Clearance preferred - the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret Clearance is required for continued employment.
Valid FL drivers’ license is required.
Eligibility for (and ability to maintain) CAC and Special Access Badge.
The selected applicant will be subject to a background check, drug testing, DMV check. A physical examination is required for continued employment.
Think Analytically, Effective Verbal Communication, Effective Written Communication, Make Decisions, Observe/Examine Details, Remember Details, Interpret Data, Discriminate Colors, Concentrate on Tasks, Adjust to Changes, Handle Stress/Emotions.
Regular Attendance, Maintain Work Schedule, Irregular Hours, On Call Hours, Attend Meetings, Meet Deadlines, Keyboard/Type, Use, Math/Calculations, Stay Organized, and Operate Equipment.
Stand, Sit, Walk, Talk, Climb (Stairs/Ladders), Push or Pull, Balance, Bend, Stoop, Kneel, Crouch, Craw, Reach, Talk, Hear, See, Repetitive Motion, Eye/Hand Coordination, Fine Manipulation, Lifting Up to 50 Pounds, Carrying Up to 50 Pounds.
Fumes/Mists, Gases/Odors, Dust/Dirt, Wet/Slippery Surfaces, Humid, Extreme Temperatures, Mechanical Hazards, Electrical Hazards, Chemical Hazards, Radiant Energy Hazards, Explosives Hazards, Burn Hazards, Vibration, Sharp Objects/Tools, Heavy Machinery, Moving Parts, Noise.
- Job Family Operations
- Pay Type Hourly
- Jacksonville, FL, USA