Performs duties as an Aircraft pneudraulic technician. As an Aircraft Pneudraulics Repairer, you will inspect, service, and repair aircraft pneudraulics systems on Army aircraft to ensure that they remain safe and ready to fly transport, patrol, and flight training missions. You will also diagnose and troubleshoot malfunctions to hydraulic or pneumatic systems, subsystems or componentsUses and performs operator maintenance on ground support equipment, common and special tools. Maintain facilities for storage of returnable and hazardous materials. Prepares forms and records related to aircraft maintenance. Provides training to Saudi National Guard soldiers to include certification recommendations for progression Ensures that all related maintenance operations are conducted in a safe manner.
Ensures that aircraft Powertrain maintenance functional activities and procedures among designated organizations are planned, coordinated, integrated, and synchronized to achieve established platform operational readiness (OR) rates IAW contractual requirements.
Responsible for the compliance with established maintenance systems, processes, procedures and reports that provide immediate situational awareness of platform OR rates.
Establishes daily maintenance operational goals, objectives and priorities for implementation in order to achieve stated OR rates.
Oversees the daily pneudraulic maintenance management of individually assigned aircraft in support of the Aviation Maintenance Manager, in conjunction with the Aviation Logistics Manager activities for related platform parts and spares.
Works within the maintenance quality control processes, procedures, standards.
Reports direct inquires, investigations, and research analysis related to aviation power train maintenance and supporting maintenance activities to the Aviation Maintenance Manager.
Ensures all maintenance operations and related maintenance support activities are conducted in a safe manner.
Develop training curriculum
Document training using automated training management systems.
Supports, in coordination with the aviation manager, the Downed Aircraft Recovery Team (DART) process and procedure.
Other duties as assigned
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.
Supervisory Responsibilities: as assigned.
Education Level: High school diploma required.
Experience: Five (5) years’ experience performing pneudraulic maintenance required. Qualified by the appropriate USG armed forces aircraft maintenance course or civilian equivalent required. Ten (10) years’ experience performing maintenance on AH-64/UH-60 aircraft power train systems desired. Experience on MD530 or AH-6i desired. Experience in overseas contracting environments desired.
Specific knowledge, skill, and ability requirements:
Proficient in the use of computer-hosted interactive technical manuals, aircraft maintenance forms, and other aircraft related documentation.
Ability to communicate both orally and written.
Successfully pass an overseas deployment physical upon hire.
Ability to effectively deal with people in the supervision of staff and team members.
Ability to effectively communicate with the customer in a professional and courteous manner.
Possesses a valid driver’s license.