AH-6I Technical Inspector (3750-010)
Performs quality technical inspection of aircraft, equipment, vehicles, aircraft components, parts, and systems (including avionics, electrical, instrument and armament) as required by functional assignment. Performs quality and safety inspections of on-site equipment and tools used in aircraft maintenance, vehicles, and equipment. Performs in-progress and final quality technical inspections during maintenance, repair, modification, rework, and overhaul of aircraft, aircraft components, and component parts. Inspects job procedural forms and maintenance forms used in the performance of aircraft maintenance, vehicle and equipment maintenance to assure compliance with approved methods and procedures. Assists in preparation, processing, and answering of Quality Deficiency Reports (QDRs). Assists in aircraft accident investigations, prepares estimated cost of damage reports as required. Establish the maintenance quality control processes, procedures, standards, measures, and reports in support of the maintenance program and in coordination with Supply Chain Management (SCM) activities. Directs inquires, investigations, and research analysis related to quality control maintenance processes and supporting maintenance activities, to the QC Supervisor. Ensures all quality control maintenance operations and related maintenance support activities are conducted in a safe manner. In coordination with the QC Supervisor, supports the Downed Aircraft Recovery Team (DART) processes and procedures. Conducts maintenance training and technical inspector training as required. Other tasks as directed by the QC Supervisor. Performs within the broad guidelines of duties and responsibilities with significant choice of methods. Retains the authority to select and implement goals and objectives within the execution of duties and responsibilities.
Education Level Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent required.
Experience Requirements: Experience as an AH-6i, MD-500 series, MH-6, OH-58, AH-64 MDS Aircraft Technical Inspector. Post hire AH-6i familiarization course will be required if applicant is not an A&P, AH-6i, MD500 series, MH-6, OH-58 or AH-64 qualified mechanic. Five (5) years’ experience maintaining specific or similar Mission Design Series (MDS). Able to use the Automated Weight and Balance Software (AWBS). Specific Knowledge, Skills, Certifications, and Ability Requirements: Graduate of a US Military Aircraft Maintenance Course or civilian A&P equivalent with a minimum of 5 years’ experience. Proficient in the use of computer-hosted interactive technical manuals, aircraft maintenance forms, and other aircraft related documentation. Successfully pass an overseas deployment physical upon hire. Proficient in MS Office software. Professional verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills. Ability to effectively communicate with the customer in a professional and courteous manner. Possess a valid US issued driver’s license and passport. Desired/Preferred Education, Skills, and Experience: Bachelor’s Degree; Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Inspector Authorization (IA) certificate; AH-6i TI and training experience; FAA Airframe and Powerplant certificate; Ten (10) years’ experience AH-6i, MD-500 series, MH-6, OH-58, AH-64.