Aircraft Mechanic II - Avionics (Fort Davison Air Base) (Maintenance)
Akima Global Logistics (AGL) stands ready to deliver comprehensive logistics & supply chian services to ensure mission success. From the airfield to the warehouse and everywhere in between, AGL delivers comprehensive supply, transportation, and maintenance services designed to optimize and maintain operations. As an Alaska Native Corporation (ANC), 100% of our company's profits go back to our more than 14,000 Iñupiat shareholders that have resided near and above the Arctic Circle for more than 10,000 years. Our business helps support their way of life and contributes to the survival of a culture that has thrived in a challenging environment.
The Aircraft Mechanic II (Avionics) Specializes in aircraft avionics systems and sub systems. The avionics specialist is experienced in aircraft communication, navigation, and countermeasure systems. As well as specialized tools, equipment and test sets utilized to trouble shoot and repair avionics systems and sub systems.
The Mechanic II must have a thorough knowledge of aircraft mechanical system troubleshooting, repair procedures, and replacement of parts. They must have a basic knowledge of aircraft sheet metal/structural modifications and repair. They must have basic knowledge of electrical theory. They also must have thorough knowledge of aircraft tools and precision tools such as test equipment, torque wrenches, dial indicators, micrometers, and servicing equipment. This job requires working knowledge of technical publications. The Aircraft Mechanic II may be responsible for supervision and management of other mechanics performing the tasks listed below.
The Aircraft Mechanic II inspects, repairs, replaces, and rebuilds components including: flight controls, plumbing and hydraulic units, aircraft structures, landing gear, flight surfaces and controls, anti-icing, pneumatic and hydraulic systems, engines, drivetrain, auxiliary power unit, and ventilation and heating systems. The mechanic uses hand tools, power tools, machines, overhead hoists, and servicing equipment such as hydraulic power carts and nitrogen servicing carts.
The mechanic reads and interprets manufacturer's maintenance manuals, service bulletins, technical data, and other specifications to determine feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components. The mechanic performs scheduled, unscheduled, phase, periodic, and other special inspections.
The Aircraft Mechanic II may remove and install components such as engines, transmissions and gearboxes, fuel cells and systems, hydraulic components, and drivetrain components from an aircraft. They disassemble, clean, and inspect parts for wear, cracks, security, or other defects according to technical manuals. They may repair or replace defective parts and reassemble and install components in an aircraft.
Job duties may require that the mechanic perform preflight and post-flight maintenance inspections and other miscellaneous duties to service aircraft. These may include flushing gearboxes, cleaning screens and filters, greasing moving parts, checking brakes, and jacking and towing of aircraft. They are responsible for entering any work and inspections performed into maintenance records and are responsible for verifying that their completed work meets applicable standards.
The Aircraft Mechanic II may service engines and airframe components to keep aircraft in safe operating condition, may specialize in work, repair and modification of structural, precision, and functional spare parts and assemblies, and may specialize in engine repair.
The duties and responsibilities listed in this job description generally cover the nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. This is not intended to be a complete list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required. Subject to the terms of an applicable collective bargaining agreement, the company management reserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties and to assign other duties as may be necessary. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
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