Jobs for Veterans, Veteran Job Board |

Post Jobs

Job Information

Amentum Aircrew Survival Flight Equipment Technician I in Mayport, Florida

Job Summary

Purpose and Scope:

The Aircraft Survival Flight Equipment Technician manages, performs, and schedules inspections, maintenance, and adjustments of assigned aircrew flight equipment (AFE), associated supplies, and inventories assets.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Inspects, maintains, packs and adjusts aircrew flight equipment such as flight helmets, oxygens masks, parachutes, flotation devices, survival kits, helmet mounted devices, aircrew night vision and other ocular systems, anti-G garments, aircrew eye and respiratory protective equipment, chemical biological protective oxygen masks and coveralls, and other types of AFE and aircrew chemical defense systems.2. Repairs fabric and rubber components, including protective clothing, thermal radiation barriers, flotation equipment, and various parachutes.3. Evaluates problems and determines feasibility of repair or replacement related to inspecting and repairing fabric, rubber equipment, and parachutes.4. Evaluates work orders for fabrication of authorized items.5. Operational and circuit checks for emergency signaling and communication devices such as survival radios and beacons.6. Housekeeping of all areas of work including shop; participate in FOD program.

Minimum Requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalent. Minimum three (2) years of actual and recent O or I level H-60S/R/F/H Aircraft Maintenance experience is required or equivalent rotary aircraft experience. Requires knowledge of mechanical and electrical repair and maintenance procedures, pyrotechnic and explosive devices, and aircraft egress systems. Detailed knowledge of the operation and characteristics of aircraft survival flight equipment and the ability to demonstrate and explain proper usage and operation of the equipment.

  • Good oral and written communication skills; working knowledge of word-processing and integrated software applications; organizational skills and ability to perform detail-oriented work are required.

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Common Access Card (CAC).

  • Knowledge and use of special tools/equipment required to perform assigned maintenance tasks is mandatory.

  • Must have a valid Driver’s License.

  • Must be able to meet physical requirements associated with and pass any medical examination requirements related to performing daily assigned tasks.

  • Must have U.S. citizenship.

  • Must be able to speak, read, write and understand English.

  • Successfully passing a pre-employment drug screen and a U.S. Government background security check is required.

  • May be required to pass and maintain a U.S. Government background security check.

Preferred Qualifications

Prior experience with U.S. Naval repair maintenance operations on military aircraft highly preferred.

EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans. If you are an applicant with a disability that requires a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability—or unable to use—the online application system and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact our Reasonable Accommodation Helpline at 1-888-877-3181 or 301-944-3299 or email [email protected] for assistance. In order to address your request, the following information is needed:


Upon receipt of this information we will respond to you promptly to obtain more information about your request.