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Employees to be eligible to bid for the job classification of Helper, Mechanic must be able to demonstrate minimal mechanical aptitude that would justify consideration and must have the ability, physical fitness, dependability and qualifications to perform the work involved. Individuals, who fail to demonstrate minimal mechanical aptitude, may be evaluated again after one year, only after obtaining on their own formal mechanical training or documented experience which would make it likely that they would successfully demonstrate minimal mechanical aptitude during a second attempt. No further attempts will be allowed. At a minimum, applicants must have the physical strength to perform the duties without difficulty, must be able to write legibly in order to accomplish the aircraft forms and related paper work, and must be able to read, understand and be able to follow Air Force Technical Orders and all other directives relative to the job classification. Employees must have established and maintained a dependable attendance record. Successful bidders to Helper, Mechanic will be required to satisfactorily complete a training program provided by the Company and be tasked certified in the requirement program provided by the Company and, upon successful completion, will be eligible to bid on the classification of Mechanic, Aircraft in the MDS Aircraft for which they received their training and task certification.
One year of documented experience relating to the job classification. (DD Form 214 or employment record)
Successful and documented completion of formal schooling equivalent to 6 months experience or 6 months of documented experience and completion of ECI course relating to the job classification.
Describe the physical requirement of the job (e.g. Bending, lifting, overhead work):
• Must be able to climb ladders, stairs and portable stands and navigate these without assistance.
• Must be able to work at heights 70 feet above the ground.
• Must be able to work in extreme heat/cold.
• Must be able to work in the following environmental conditions: noise, vibration, proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current, chemicals, odors, dust.
• Must be able to bend, reach, stoop, balance, push, pull, kneel, grasp, crouch, crawl, work in narrow aisles/passageways, and work in close spaces that restrict movement including aircraft fuel tanks for extended periods of time.
• Must be able to stand for sustained periods of time.
• Must be able to work primarily with fingers such as picking, pinching, typing.
• Must have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts, and/or operation of machines (including inspection); using measurement devices; and/or assembly or fabrication parts at distances close to the eyes.
• Must be capable of routinely performing industry standard ambidextriosities required to complete tasks.
• Must be able to lift/maneuver up to 50 pounds.
• Must be able and willing to enter and work in confined spaces, such as aircraft fuel tanks and beneath floor panels with clearances of 18” – 24”.
• Must undergo a flight line physical.
• Must have own tools.
• If hired, tools must be shadowed. L-3/IS will provide the material to complete this task.
L-3 is an Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identity.
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