Performs duties as an Airframe structural repair technician. Performs duties as Aircraft airframe Structural Repairman such as inspections, repairs, and replacement of aircraft structural components to include stringers, longerons, bulkheads, beams and aircraft skin according to drawings, blueprints, directives, technical manuals and safety procedures. Fabricates structural parts and forming blocks. Shapes metal using stretching, shrinking, and other metal forming techniques. Mixes and applies fiberglass materials. Makes unscheduled emergency and permanent repairs to transparent plastic windows and enclosures. Uses the following; common measuring tools, precision measuring gages and alignment fixtures to perform structural repairs. Mixes and applies primers and paints to aircraft surfaces. Applies corrosion control treatment to aircraft metals. Requisitions and maintains shop and bench stock items for repair of aircraft structures. Uses and performs operator maintenance on common special tools. Prepares, forms and records related to maintenance activity. Provides training to Saudi National Guard soldiers to include certification recommendations for level progression. Develop training programs, schedule training and document training in an automated training management system. Provide training reports to the Division training officer as required. Ensures, that all related maintenance operations are conducted in a safe manner.
B. Independence: Performs within the broad guidelines of duties and responsibilities with significant choice of methods. Authority to select and implement goals and objectives within the execution of duties and responsibilities.
C. Supervisory Responsibilities: as assigned.
A. Education Level: High school diploma required.
B. Experience: Five (5) years’ experience performing aircraft structural repairs. Qualified by the appropriate USG armed forces aircraft structural maintenance course or civilian equivalent required. Ten (10) years’ experience performing aircraft structural repairs Desired. US Military or civilian technical trainer experience required. Experience in overseas contracting environments desired.
C. Specific knowledge, skill, and ability requirements: