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C-130 Propulsion Technician ( R-00052639 )


Hardware Technician



Jeddah, Mecca Region, Saudi Arabia


Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a C-130 Propulsion Technician with knowledge of the Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF) C-130 engines and propulsion systems. The C-130 Propulsion Technician will be part of the Contractor Engineering and Technical Support team in support of a US Air Force Foreign Military Sales (FMS) program to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. This is a one-year assignment with option to renew. Assignment location may be one of seven locations in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia per the Performance Work Statement.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Perform senior level maintenance, organization & inspections and servicing for C-130 Propulsion system.
  • Identify, analyze and troubleshoot discrepancies and Propulsion unit changes.
  • Train air force personnel.
  • Track and maintain C-130 Propulsion system anomalies on GOLDesp.
  • Evaluate analytical possibilities and develop strategies or methods for solutions of 54H60 and T56/D22A and gas turbine engines.
  • Review tests performed to verify conformance to specification requirement.
  • Directly contribute to customer (RSAF) analysis and solve problems related to aircraft gas turbine engines performance, troubleshooting and installation.

Basic Qualifications

  • Advanced Degree (MA/MS) and twelve (12) years of directly related experience; OR BA/BS degree and fifteen (15) years of directly related experience; OR twenty (20) years of directly related experience with proper certification(s).
  • Propulsion Specialized Certificate or equivalent
  • Specialty: Propulsion Specialist
  • 54H60 and T56/D22A Propulsion Maintenance experience of a minimum of five (5) years.
  • Efficiency in inspection and maintenance service of 54H60 and T56/D22A.
  • Effective Communication skills.
  • Knowledgeable in C-130 aircraft documentation & manuals.
  • Knowledgeable in all C-130 aircraft models.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Must be able to demonstrate past examples of cultural adaptability and ability to establish a trusted professional relationship with an international customer.
  • Arabic language proficiency.


External Referral Bonus:Eligible

Potential for Telework:No

Clearance Level Required:None

Travel:Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:40


Requisition Category:Professional

Job Family:Aerospace Engineering

Pay Range: