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Aircraft Worker - Upholster

Apply Now Job ID: 537771BR Date posted: Aug. 26, 2020 City: CrestviewState: Florida Program: SOF GLSS
Description:This Aircraft worker makes repairs to aircraft following orders of a higher grade worker, assists in troubleshooting malfunctions in aircraft structure, landing gear, flight surfaces and controls, anti-icing, pneudraulic, engines, auxiliary power unit, and ventilation and heating systems, removes, cleans, reinstalls, or replaces defective parts, accessories, and components such as worn gaskets, couplings, and fittings, bad actuators, accumulators, gauges, sections of corroded fuel and oil lines. This worker may supervise the jacking and towing of aircraft, makes adjustments and setting such as cable tension and seat movement settings and adjustments: obtains standard parts such as fuel and oil line connections and fittings, cable linkage, and spark plug cables and harnesses by referring to parts manuals and by making comparisons with samples, may perform pre-flight, thru-flight and post-flight maintenance inspections, enter in the maintenance records description of the work performed, and service engines and aircraft components at line station making repairs, short of overhaul required to keep aircraft in safe operating condition.
Duties require that this mechanic: to perform preflight, thru-flight, and basic post-flight maintenance inspections, perform as Refuel/Defuel, Jack and Tow Team member. Individual will also be required to perform other miscellaneous aircraft services to include but not limited to: Lox, Hydraulic and Engine Oil, service aircraft tire and perform aircraft lubes. Mechanic must also be proficient at all tasks required to launch and recover C-130 aircraft.

This mechanics duties encompass the primary responsibility of converting the C-130 aircraft interior furnishings to the AC130J Gunship upholstery configuration. The responsibility requires intricate modification and customization of the upholstering to meet the specific and special operations mission set of the AC130J Gunship. The Mechanic will also be responsible for all airframe unique interior configurations, modifications, and fabrication. The mechanic will act as the subject matter expert for AC130J Gunship upholstering modification and fabrication. The individual must have a comprehensive knowledge of AC130J aircraft upholstering, general upholstery techniques, and a robust knowledge of the tools and equipment required for furnishing and upholstering. The mechanic must have the ability to troubleshoot, adjust, repair, and replace associated parts/components for the upholstery craft. In addition to the upholstering responsibilities, the mechanic will support general modification and maintenance activities within the modification line, including general airframe wire routing and securing, aircraft component removal and replacement, and flight line support activities such as; servicing / towing / securing / launch and recovery / etc.
Basic Qualifications:
Aviation Upholstery Experience
Employee must have a knowledge base and experience in general aviation maintenance practices.
Ability to obtain a secret security clearance, and must have an interim secret clearance prior to start so therefore all candidates must be a US Citizen
Desired Skills:
AC-130J Upholstery Experience
Ability to utilize drawings to install kit parts
Self-motivated and disciplined individual towards quality work
Active DoD Secret Security Clearance
Other Important Information You Should Know Expression of Interest: By applying to this job, you are expressing interest in this position and could be considered for other career opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been identified as a match. Should this match be identified you may be contacted for this and future openings.Telecommute: The work associated with this position will be performed at the designated Lockheed Martin facility. Situational telecommuting may be considered and authorized at the discretion of your leader and based upon the role.Work Schedules: Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate work schedules that provide additional flexibility to our employees. Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day work week while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules provide employees with additional time away from the office and are in addition to our Paid Time off benefits.Schedule for this Position: Rotating 40 hour week as assigned by leaderSecurity Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.Clearance Level: Secret Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.
Experience Level: Hourly/Non-ExemptBusiness Unit: MISSILES AND FIRE CTRL (S0806)Relocation Available: NoCareer Area: Product SupportType: Full-TimeVirtual Location: no Shift: First Apply Now

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