Maintains repairs and modifies aircraft and components of moderate difficulty, maintains and repairs aircraft components including but not limited to flight controls, engines, hydraulics, pneumatics, fuel systems, and mechanical components, applies technical knowledge of airframe and power plant systems in determining equipment malfunctions and applies required expertise in restoring equipment condition and or operation, and applies comprehensive technical expertise to solve moderate to complex problems by interpreting technical documentation such as; blueprints or manufactures’ manuals. The mechanic will be required to access aircraft data via computer systems and initiate on-line parts and discrepancy requests.
Must have a thorough knowledge of aircraft mechanical component troubleshooting, repair procedures and replacement of parts, requires broad knowledge of aircraft sheet metal/structural modifications and repair, must have basic knowledge of electrical theory, must have thorough knowledge of aircraft unique tools such as test equipment, torque wrenches, dial indicators, micrometers, sheet metal brakes and sheers. This job requires working knowledge of technical publications. The incumbent receives technical guidance, as required, from supervisor or higher-level technician, will occasionally be required to lead teams through more complex aircraft relevant tasks, and may be required to make entries in aircraft logs and records. Must be able to prioritize workload to maintain schedules on assigned projects.
Assists in the performance of aircraft bench and/or flight troubleshooting, adjustment, repair and installation of any complex or non-complex aircraft electrical system in the testing, development and modification of aircraft and related systems in accordance with DOD, manufacturer, company, supplier and other directives.
Adhering to DOD, manufacturer, Company, supplier and directives, works with more senior employees to assist in performing assembly, installation, visual inspection of physical characteristics, modification of wire bundles in the testing and modification of aircraft.
This position requires an active (or ability to obtain) U.S. Security Clearance, for which the US Government requires US Citizenship.
Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world.
This position requires 4 to 6 years of experience in those duties as previously described for satisfactory performance.
Must have knowledge of shop mathematics and practices and basic electrical theories and systems sufficient to perform assigned duties. Work from information such as schematics, specifications, assembly drawings and standard operating procedures. Must have basic computer skills, including aircraft-related systems and basic office software packages.
Preferred (though not required) qualifications and/or experience: