PAE - Full-Time July 28th

Aircraft Mechanic – Avionics

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Aircraft Mechanic – Avionics


Performs aircraft maintenance to include inspection, operational test, repair, modification and re-placement of aircraft electrical/avionics systems. Applies advanced technical knowledge to solve complex problems and to provide technical assistance, guidance and instruction to employees in Electronics Technician classification

Must be customer oriented


Possess in-depth knowledge of applicable maintenance/technical manuals and publications, and special tools and test equipment. Must be familiar with operational capabilities and limitations of electrical/avionics systems

Possess a high degree of expertise of aircraft electrical/avionics systems

Performs the inspection, testing, troubleshooting, repair, modification and rewiring as required of complex avionics/electrical systems and subsystems discrepancies and modifications

Possess a thorough working knowledge of the detection, prevention and treatment of corrosion

Coordinates with the customer, the OEM, management and work centers to resolve questions concerning aircraft and/or aircraft systems modifications and repairs

Assists in P&E report preparation

Be able to become aircraft turn-up certified as directed by management

Assist in the removal and replacement of aircraft engines utilizing appropriate support equipment

Must be able to work day shift, night shift or weekend duty and travel as part of a maintenance recovery team or detachment as required

Will have experience writing with clarity and technical accuracy

Performs aircraft inventory, acceptance and transfer inspections

Be capable of becoming Plane Captain certified when directed my management

Perform other tasks as directed by management

Provides technical assistance, guidance and instruction as required

Maintains and/or completes required records and applicable maintenance forms

Become CDI/CDQAR certified as directed by management to perform collateral duty inspection assignments

Performs daily duties normally associated with this specialty

Practice good housekeeping, tool control, FOD awareness/prevention and safety at all times

Assists in aircraft/equipment movement and flight line foreign object prevention walks

Comply with Hazardous Waste Program

Operates SE, flight line vehicles and other support equipment as required

Qualified to perform corrosion detection, treatment, prevention and documentation per custom-er/management instructions/directions on aircraft and associated equipment

Annotates maintenance actions in aircraft forms and VIDS/MAF and NALCOMIS/OOMA

Will have knowledge of and understand basic supply procedures. Assist with ordering parts, tools, materials and equipment as required.

Must comply with established General and Industrial Safety Rules and Regulations as applicable to the contract, facilities and job assignment.

Participates in daily hanger cleanups.


Aircraft mechanics shall have three years experience within the last eight years in their specific air-craft maintenance occupational field. The last two years must have been in the military; civil service (WG-7-10), or with a government aviation maintenance Contractor.
Must have experience in corrosion detection, treatment and prevention.
Personnel shall be qualified according to their field of expertise and the level of maintenance as-signed, i.e., “O” or “I” level.
Must be capable of cross-training into or assist other specialties as directed by management. All mechanics must be capable of becoming Plane Captain certified when directed by management IAW a Government approved certification program for each TMS of aircraft.
Must possess or be able to obtain a secret clearance.
Must have completed high school or equivalent.
Will have experience writing with clarity and technical accuracy.


Physical Demands:
This classification activity requires the scope of physical movements and postures normally associated with shop/hanger/flight line maintenance activities to include bending, stooping, walking, climbing, pushing, stretching, kneeling and working in tiring, uncomfortable positions, etc. May be required to lift objects whose weight normally will not exceed 50 pounds. Special vision abilities required to perform this job are close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust and focus.

Work Environment:
The diversity of work conditions may range from an environment where there is little or no physical dis-comfort, to an environment where inclement weather may subject individual to severe changes of temperature, wind, rain, etc. May be required to work in areas where high noise hazards prevail. May be ex-posed to fumes or airborne particles. May be exposed to electrical shock hazards.


Driver’s License

Egress/Explosive System Checkout

Emergency Reclamation

Support Equipment Operator

Turn Up Certification

Plane Captain Certification/Final Checker


Tow Supervisor/Tow Brake Operations

Aircraft Battery

CPR Certification

Barrier monitor

ESD/Electro Magnetic interference

2M Certified*


Amentum is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.


Salary: Negotiable
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