AECOM RPA AGE Mechanic Lead/Creech AFB, NV in Indian Springs, Nevada

Business Line Government

Position Title RPA AGE Mechanic Lead/Creech AFB, NV

United States of America - Nevada

Indian Springs

Job Summary

Employee will be assigned to Creech AFB, NV and may support TDY deployments to various CONUS/OCONUS locations as required. Oversees and coordinates the work effort of assigned subordinate maintenance personnel in support of the unit’s daily RPA maintenance operations. Supervises an Aircraft Ground Equipment (AGE) shop in a medium to large-sized military aircraft flying organization. Ensures the timely and proper performance of scheduled and unscheduled maintenance on AGE equipment and light support vehicles. Directs inspections and tests on AGE to determine equipment serviceability and proper operation. Diagnoses mechanical and electrical circuitry malfunctions. Interprets drawings, wiring diagrams, schematics, and technical data to facilitate repairs and/or modifications to ground support equipment.

Identifies appropriate replacement parts in TOs and technical documents and orders those parts. Maintains and documents AGE equipment and tow vehicle forms. Positions equipment to support aircraft maintenance and flying operations. Schedules PMIs as required. Adheres to safety procedures, and follows technical orders as applicable.

USAF equivalent position is AGE Mechanic Superintendent. Position reports to the Supervisor.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Directs maintenance on external fuel and grounding systems; oversees scheduled and unscheduled maintenance on GSE; inspects, tests, and operates GSE to determine equipment serviceability and proper operation; Directs servicing of equipment with fuel, oil, water, coolant, hydraulic fluid, refrigerant, and compressed air; diagnoses mechanical and electronic circuitry malfunctions using visual and auditory senses, test equipment, and technical publications.

  • Oversees maintenance on malfunctioning GSE accessories and components to include repairs, cleaning, and treatment for corrosion; ensures all GSE components are stenciled and marked in accordance with technical publications; stores, handles, labels, uses, and disposes of hazardous materials and waste in accordance with all state, local, and federal environmental standards and regulations.

  • Prepares GSE for storage and mobility deployment; and operates, cleans, inspects, and services GSE towing vehicles.

  • Maintains vehicle records, and updates paper and electronic equipment records; provides dispatch service for GSE, including positioning equipment to support aircraft maintenance and flying operations; practices good housekeeping, tool control, Foreign Object Damage prevention, and safety at all times.

  • Performs all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must have Associate’s degree, or have completed relevant military and/or vocational technical school curriculum

  • Minimum of eight-plus years actual and recent aircraft maintenance experience required

  • Must have working knowledge of basic and complex maintenance and repair

  • Must possess thorough knowledge of technical publications related to aircraft and AGE maintenance and be able to inspect, repair, and operate ground support and auxiliary equipment

  • Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license and be able to operate a government general-purpose vehicle

  • Must be familiar with most types and uses of AGE equipment

  • Must have an electrical/mechanical background

  • Must be able to obtain a flight line driver’s license

  • Must be familiar with diesel engine maintenance and repair, and HVAC maintenance and repair

  • Must be able to speak, read, write, and understand English

  • Must be able to provide proof of U.S. citizenship upon hire

  • Must submit updated SF-86 within 30 days of hire start date

  • Must be eligible to gain and maintain a DOD security clearance commensurate with the assigned duties

  • Must be able to gain and maintain the required security clearance level and special access authorization as a condition of continued employment

Preferred Qualifications

Current DoD Security Clearance

Application of technical knowledge of aircraft principles in determining malfunctions and skill application in restoring equipment systems and operations

Bachelor’s degree in a relevant career field

RPA operations & deployment experience

Prior experience as a Defense Contractor

Prior experience in RPA AGE maintenance and repair

HVAC Certification

Vehicle Operator Training

Meets all OCONUS Deployment criteria, to include pre-deployment medical screening

What We Offer

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Job Category Maintenance

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 181818BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.