Aircraft Mechanic II (Fuel Cell)
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Inspects, troubleshoots, repairs, overhauls and modifies aircraft fuel systems.
- Drains fuel from tanks and cells.
- Performs purge operations on cells and tanks.
- Removes, reassembles and installs components.
- Cleans and inspects fuel cells.
- Monitors the need for sealants and necessary seals for mission support.
- Monitors bench stock, shops stock and Composite Tool Kits (CTK's).
- Performs on and off equipment maintenance, as required.
- Uses maintenance instructions and technical data for inspections, maintenance, and repair of aircraft.
- Provides the specialized knowledge to accomplish difficult repairs and perform major repairs, as needed.
- Documents discrepancies in the applicable form(s) and inputs data in Maintenance Information Systems (MIS)
- Orders materials and supplies, as required.
- Ensures compliance with applicable safety, housekeeping, tool control, and FOD prevention programs.
- Duties involve working with fuels, oils, lubricants, chemical cleaners and solutions.
- Work is performed indoors and outdoors in all types of weather.
- Must have a strong working knowledge of fuel systems maintenance procedures and completion of fuel systems specialized courses are required.
- A minimum of three years recent fuel systems experience is required.
- A working knowledge of procedures for handling and disposal of hazardous waste materials is required.
- An Occupational Physical is required.
- Respirator Training, Fuel Systems Confined Space Entry Training and CPR training is required.
- The ability to read and interpret technical data is required.
- Must possess effective communicate abilities both verbally and in writing.
- Must obtain a FAA Airframe license.
- Must be able to obtain and maintain a secret security clearance and Government flight line driver's license.
- Must be able to work day, swing, night, and/or weekend shifts as required.
- Shall perform other duties within classification and must be able to travel to include TDYs.
- Must maintain training requirements
- Must pass an Occupational Physical
- Respirator Training, Fuel Systems Confined Space Entry and CPR training is required