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Norfolk, VA, USA
Wednesday, July 21, 2021
VSE Corporation is seeking an AIRCRAFT MECHANIC III (Maintenance Controller/Safe for Flight) for our worksite in Norfolk, VA (Norfolk I)
SUMMARY: The Aircraft Mechanic III is responsible for ensuring that the people assigned to his/her crew complete their tasks safely and in full compliance with all technical data and procedures while maintaining quality and productivity standards. The Aircraft Mechanic III applies technical expertise throughout all aircraft maintenance and modification and leverages this expertise to solve complex technical issues.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
*Leads a team in the performance of aircraft maintenance, inspections and scheduled / unscheduled maintenance.
*High school diploma or equivalent
*Five (5) years of experience repairing engines, sheet metal, structural, hydraulic, electrical, power train and general mechanical maintenance of moderate difficulty, required to meet the assigned missions.
*Work typically requires a thoroughly comprehensive knowledge of aircraft mechanical component troubleshooting/repair procedures and replacement of components, a thorough knowledge of aircraft sheet metal/structural modification and repair and the ability to determine functionality of non-complex electrical systems.
*Detailed knowledge of aircraft unique tools such as test equipment, torque wrenches, dial indicators, micrometers, cable tensiometers, sheet metal brakes and sheers, etc. is required.
*Experience and ability to provide technical support to structural/mechanical engineers and customers alike must possess excellent organizational skills in prioritizing workload to meet aircraft delivery schedule.
*Capable of performing, supervising, and inspecting the duties of Mechanic Is, IIs, and IIIs.
*Must have the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret Clearance required for continued employment.
*Eligibility for (and ability to maintain) CAC and Special Access Badge
*Local training licenses and/or certification may be required.
*Read, write and understand the English language
*Valid State-issued driver's license
*FAA Airframe and Powerplant certificate
*Current Secret Clearance
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.VSE considers candidates regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
VSE is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, Protected Veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.
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