Aircraft Mechanic I
Amentum is seeking an Aircraft Mechanic I in the Las Vegas, NV area. Under direct supervision of a lead Airlift mechanic or shift supervisor, performs inspection, maintenance and troubleshooting tasks on company aircraft.
Individually performs inspections, scheduled and unscheduled maintenance on the company aircraft in accordance with FAA regulations, manufacturer and company maintenance manuals and procedures.
Services, operates and maintains ground support equipment and performs interior and exterior cleaning of aircraft and work areas.
Must precisely complete all maintenance documentation.
Performs additional duties of a Flight Mechanic, Flight Attendant or other job-related duties, as required.
Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.
Must possess the ability to carry and lift overhead up to 50 pounds.
Duties include walking, climbing, standing, stooping, stretching, and squatting for purposes of moving equipment, boarding and de-boarding the aircraft, performing maintenance using ladders, and performing maintenance atop and below aircraft.
Must be able to work at high altitudes when performing flight attendant duties.
Work is primarily performed outside in a high-level noise environment. Performing maintenance in low-light areas, operating support equipment after daylight hours.
Work is occasionally performed in inclement weather.
Possess an FAA Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) license in good standing.
Three or more years of directly related heavy aircraft maintenance experience is highly desired. Experience must include complying with all applicable aircraft servicing procedures, aircraft maintenance manuals and parts catalogs.
Must read, interpret and use manufacturer’s and aircraft maintenance manuals, service bulletins, blueprints, wiring/schematic diagrams, data tables and other specifications to determine feasibility and method to repair or replace malfunctioning or damaged components.
Must be able to inspect, repair, and operate ground support and auxiliary equipment.
Position requires a current physical examination from a licensed physician and subsequently on a specified periodic basis, not to exceed 5 years.
Possess a current state issued driver’s license.
Active Top Secret security clearance
Will be required to qualify for and maintain a US Government security clearance and associated work location access. US Citizenship is required to obtain a US Government security clearance.
Amentum is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’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.