Is task qualified to perform minor maintenance and repair of assigned aircraft under limited supervision. Performs all servicing, assist with ground handling, and cleaning of assigned aircraft. Assists aircrew in preparation for flight. Launches and recovers aircraft. Performs pre-flight and thru-flight inspections, however, will not be qualified to accomplish basic post-flight operations (BPO). After task qualification, removes and installs aircraft panels and components. Operates ground support equipment and uses hand tools, special tools, and fixtures as required. Practices good housekeeping, tool control, FOD awareness/prevention, and safety at all times. Record maintenance action in CAMS and aircraft forms and records as necessary. Must be able to work day shift, swing shift, night shift, and/or weekend shift as required. Receives CUT and is qualified to perform maintenance tasks associated with other classifications.
- Working knowledge of mechanical tools and aircraft safety is required.
- Must be capable of operating portable fire-fighting equipment. Formal military or civilian aircraft maintenance training is desired. Must be able to read and comprehend technical data. Must have the ability to obtain and maintain a secret security clearance and flightline driver’s license.