Helicopter Mechanic II - Structures (CH-53)

Provide RESET support including troubleshoot malfunctions in aircraft Structure, landing gear, flight surfaces and controls, and pneudraulic systems to ensure aircraft remains in safe operating condition. Maintains, inspects, and repairs aircraft Structures and hydraulic systems and components. Receives technical guidance, as required, from supervisor or higher-level technician, with any complex aircraft relevant tasks .Support may involve extensive troubleshooting, cleaning disassembly and reassembly, replacing or repairing discrepant components. Duties: Use of hand tools, gauges, and testing equipment; removing/replacing electronic/electrical components including wiring from aircraft. Possible use of hoist or forklift truck. Support includes disassembling and inspecting parts for wear, cracks, security, or other defects, and repairing or replacing defective parts on or off aircraft. Adjusts, repairs, or replaces structures/ systems and aircraft components, systems, or accessories. Applies comprehensive technical expertise to solve moderate to complex problems by interpreting technical documentation or manufacturers#8217; manuals.  May be required to make entries in aircraft logs and records. Requires individual workload responsibility to maintain schedules on assigned projects from supervisor. Perform other duties as requested to support overall RESET effort or customer Aviation maintenance support. 

Job Type: 
San Diego

Candidate shall have a minimum of five (5) years actual hands on experience installing, maintaining, troubleshooting and repairing of all H-53 Structure, landing gear, flight surfaces and controls, and pneudraulic systems, and subsystems systems.  H-53 Structures Technician (Mech II) shall possess recent experience, within the last three (3) years, working on aircraft, and with aircraft maintenance/modification engineering drawings, T/M/S manuals, and NAMP, COMNAVAIRFORINST 4790.2 Series maintenance practices. Must hold or have been previously qualified and licensed in all rating Support Equipment (SE) relevant to H-53 support. Candidate must have successfully completed a USMC/Navy #8216;A#8217; school or DOD equivalent. The H-53 Structures Technician (Mech II) candidate must also have been a qualified Aviation Structural Mechanic Collateral Duty Inspector (CDI) on the H-53 helicopter. The candidate must possess a strong work record, and high aptitude that demonstrates the capability to prepare and present on-the-job maintenance training. Candidate must possess a valid drivers#8217; license and be eligible to successfully pass minimum background check. An Equal Opportunity Employer. PAE#8217;s hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran#8217;s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.