Aircraft Mechanic (Corrosion)

PRIMARY FUNCTION:  The Aircraft Mechanic III (Corrosion) performs maintenance on aircraft.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONSPerforms aircraft corrosion control to include washing, cleaning, corrosion detection, corrosion removal, metal treatment, and touch up painting. Assist in the preparation of the aircraft and/or components for complete repaint.Paints aircraft, and AGE/SE.  Identifies, removes, and treats corrosion using mechanical and chemical procedures. Applies corrosion protective coatings.Applies aircraft paint schemes and markings. Applies preservative treatments to aircraft, aerospace ground equipment (AGE), and support equipment (SE). Stores, handles, and disposes of hazardous waste and materials according to environmental standards.Inspects structures and components and determines operational status. Interprets inspection findings and determines corrective action adequacy.Posts entries and maintains maintenance and inspection records in NAMIS.  Recommends methods to improve equipment performance and maintenance procedures.Perform maintenance on aircraft, mechanical systems, and/or ground support equipment.Repair, inspect and maintain structural, and mechanical elements of the aircraft. Knowledgeable in the use of, and be able to train others in the use of a wide variety of hand and mechanical tools. Provide oversight and have the ability to direct and train others in the completion of aircraft related maintenance tasks.May include Designated System Inspector (DSI) duties.Troubleshoot systems as required to meet customer needs.Document maintenance as per Quality Assurance (QA) and established regulatory requirements.Perform regular Foreign Object Damage (FOD) walks.Maintain control tools. Report missing, lost, found, or unattended tools to the supervisor. Inventory and inspect tools on a regular basis and replace worn or broken tools.Comply with safety rules and regulations while performing day to day maintenance. Promptly report all accidents, injuries, safety violations, and/or unsafe practices or procedures to supervisor.The Aircraft Mechanic III (Corrosion) may be required to perform other related duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:Beginner to intermediate computer skills specifically using Microsoft Office Suite.  Ability to learn additional computer skills or software programs. Working knowledge of advanced software applications is preferred.Ability to enter data accurately into databases.Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.Interpersonal skills are necessary to work effectively and cooperatively with all levels of management and staff. Will also routinely interact with other crew members.Must possess effective oral and technical written communication skills to clearly communicate information to others.Ability to use general office equipment such as fax, phone, copier, scanner, printers, etc.Ability to follow a process.Strong professional customer service skills, including active listening, prompt service and follow-up.Strong decision analysis and problem solving skills.  Ability to draw conclusions and justify decisions. Must be able to communicate issues to management.Ability to learn and understand corporate policies and procedures and how they relate to Yulista Tactical Services, LLC goals.Ability to perform basic mathematical computations.High degree of self-motivation and the ability to work independently.Ability to multi-task.JOB REQUIREMENTSHigh School Diploma or equivalent required.May require a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Airplane and/or Powerplant certification or special skills and/or certifications.Requires two (2) or more years general experience in aircraft corrosion control. Must be able to obtain Respirator Qualification2+ years of aircraft maintenance experience with fixed/rotary wing commercial, Government or DOD aircraft required.Experience supporting a NASA/DoD contract.Must have the ability to obtain and maintain a Government Security Clearance.Yulista offers an excellent compensation and benefits package.  We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disabilities, protected military or veteran status.  To apply for this position, or view all of our job openings, visit us online at www.yulista.com, click on career opportunities.

Category: 
Maintenance
Company: 
Yulista Holding, LLC
Job Type: 
Permanent
City: 
Houston
State: 
Texas