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F-35 Aircraft Mechanic 4

Apply Now Job ID: 514541BR Date posted: Jan. 15, 2020 City: Beaufort State: South Carolina
Description:This position will serve as a subject-matter expert on all facets of maintenance operations on the F-35 airframe as part of a Quick-Reaction Team designed to support pop-up tasking/operations anywhere in the world. This position will require frequent travel (over 50% travel), and in many cases, on short-notice as maintenance events occur. This position is designed to aid our many F-35 customers/partners in quickly and efficiently returning aircraft to an airworthy condition and increasing aircraft availability across the gamut of operations. Incumbent must be a self-starter, ability to make timely decisions and willing to learn all facets of the nose-to-tail maintenance concept of the F-35 aircraft. This position, when not traveling, will be part of the larger Interim Contractor Support (ICS) infrastructure at an existing F-35 site.

Candidate must be able to acquire and keep a flight line driver's competency card.

Physical Requirements: Regularly required to lift up to 50 pounds and perform repetitive movements, work overhead, use hands to grasp, handle, and/or feel, reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, squat, crawl, and twist.

*Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access and an Interim clearance prior to start and maintain an Interim/Secret clearance through out the duration.
Basic Qualifications:
Must have 2-years of hands-on F-35 maintenance experience to include working experience and knowledge of Autonomic Logistics Information System (ALIS) to include, Anomaly Fault Resolution System, Customer Relationship Management, Joint Technical Data Navigation, Portable Maintenance Aid (PMA)/Maintenance Vehicle Interface (MVI) activities, Configuration Management and forms documentation and supply chain management activities.

Requires minimum of 4 years hands-on working experience in 5 or 7-skill level USAF AFSC, CDI/CDQAR Navy NEC, or CDI/CDQAR United States Marine Corps, or equivalent on Fighter Attack Aircraft.

Knowledge of Safety, Tool Control, Foreign Object damage (FOD), Supply, Hazardous Material (HAZMAT), Quality, and Security programs.

Willingness to accommodate a heavy travel schedule with short notice (more than 50% travel).
Desired Skills:
An FAA aircraft and Power Plant Mechanic license is desirable.

- Proficiency with LM’s F-35 Nose-to-Tail maintenance concept
- Low Observable/Structures Maintenance Experience
- Avionics Systems Maintenance Experience
- Weapons/Egress Systems Maintenance Experience
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Experience Level: Hourly/Non-Exempt Business Unit: ESS0343 AERONAUTICS COMPANY Relocation Available: Possible Career Area: Technicians Clearance Level: Secret Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: STANDARD: Autotime System Shift: First Apply Now

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