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DynCorp International LLC. NDI Technician in MILTON, Florida

Job Summary

Non-Destructive Inspection Technicianto perform Non-Destructive Inspections (NDI) using approved practices and using precision measuring equipment. Assists engineering with acceptable criteria for evaluating defective areas and coordinating necessary data. Inspect work that has been done in order to accurately assess aircraft structures and components to determine results. NDI operations include using Eddy Current, Ultrasonics, Magnetic Particle and Liquid Penetrant using approved manufacturer’s data. Maintains and updates aircraft records with the details and results of NDI testing performed and provides OJT for NDI Level I across all qualified disciplines. When not actively engaged in NDI operations, the NDI Technician will assist with aircraft maintenance and structural repairs as assigned.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Performs Non-Destructive Inspections of aircraft structures, engines, components and support equipment with specialized equipment as required for the detection of faults or defects using Eddy Current (ET), Liquid Penetrant (PT), Magnetic Particle (MT) and Ultrasonics (UT) in accordance with customer and industry standards, manufacturer’s manuals, schematics, company instructions and other approved data.

  • Provides technical expertise to resolve questions concerning serviceability and/or repair procedures.

  • Utilizes manufacturer’s maintenance manuals, service bulletins, Maintenance Engineering Directives, Maintenance Requirement Cards, Technical Directives, schematics, drawing, blueprints, charts and other applicable data/publications to perform Non-Destructive Inspections of aircraft structures, engines, components and support equipment.

  • Performs tasks as assigned /directed by Crew Leader, Lead man, and/or Supervisor in accordance with instructions, applicable technical data, manuals, and directives.

  • Uses technical data, maintenance instructions, MRC's, drawings, sketches and other related maintenance manuals as required in conjunction with and as related to aircraft maintenance and structural repairs.

  • Assists in the removal, repair, fabrication or replacement of defective parts on all components.

  • Most of the work consists of sheet metal repairs to components such as flight controls, stabilizers, doors, and canopy assemblies.

  • Performs aircraft preservation / de-preservation as required.

  • Uses, inspects and maintains common metal working tools and equipment.

  • Comply with and follow established standards of workmanship, safety, quality and production.

  • May be required to perform collateral duty inspection assignments.

  • Completes and/or assists in the completion of applicable maintenance forms as required.

  • Operates ground support equipment as required.

  • Ensures compliance with all applicable programs including Safety, Foreign Object Damage (FOD), Hazardous Communications, Corrosion Control, and Tool Control.

  • Provides technical assistance, guidance and instruction as required for training of employees in same or lesser classifications. Demonstrates job procedures, safe practices, and conducts on the job training.

  • Ensures the safety, security and preservation of government owned and company owned equipment ensuring proper maintenance of shop equipment, including periodic checks and scheduled calibrations are adhered to and current records are maintained.

  • Assures proper handling and storage of all components in the work center, including proper preservation of components when repair is completed.

  • Provides own hand tools as required.

  • Works harmoniously with other employees promoting teamwork and cooperation.

  • Deals with the customer in courteous, professional and effective manner.

  • Ensures the proper maintenance and cleanliness of assigned spaces and facilities.

  • Performs other duties as required.

Knowledge & Skills

  • Possesses a high degree of knowledge/expertise in aircraft maintenance, including knowledge of and experience on T-6 or similar aircraft.

  • Must have an in-depth knowledge of applicable technical manuals, service bulletins, maintenance manuals, blueprints, maintenance forms, and continuous inspection procedures.

  • Ability to organize and plan work adhering to deadlines; attention to detail and mathematical skills.

  • Must be able to read, write, understand and communicate the English language and to follow and administer verbal and written instruction.

  • Requires the ability to work without direct supervision.

  • Must have a strong background in Non-Destructive Inspection.

Experience & Education / Licenses

  • Must have a minimum of three (3) years of experience as a Non-Destructive Inspector and be Level 2 qualified per NAS 410 guidelines in Penetrant, Magnetic Particle, Eddy Current and Ultrasonics.

  • Must be familiar with aircraft systems, tools, drawings, schematics and normal safety requirements.

  • Must have experience in corrosion detection, treatment and prevention

  • Satisfactory completion of U.S. Armed Forces Aircraft Non-Destructive Inspection Courses, or equivalent.

  • F.A.A. Airframe and Power plant license preferred but not required.

  • Graduation from high school or GED required.

  • Must be able to meet any Government / Company licensing / qualification requirements for the position.

Physical Requirements/Working Environment

  • Requires sitting, standing, and walking for extended periods of time.

  • Requires frequent bending, stooping, squatting, crouching, kneeling, balancing and reaching above shoulder level.

  • Requires occasional crawling, climbing, lifting, carrying, pushing or pulling weight up to 70 pounds.

  • Requires eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity.

  • Must have close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

  • Requires hearing to normal range.

  • May require use of respirator.

  • Requires shift work and a diversity of working conditions that range from a standard shop type environment, where there may be no physical discomfort, to an environment where inclement weather may subject individual to severe changes in temperature, wind, rain, etc.

  • May be required to work in areas where high noise hazards are prevalent and Aircraft maintenance shops, hangars, and flight line.

  • Will be required to work with hazardous materials.

  • Aircraft maintenance shops, hangars, and flight line.

  • May require travel in support of cross-country rescue and detachments of unknown duration.

  • Exposure to high intensity noise levels, extreme changes in temperatures, materials identified on Safety Data Sheets, working at heights on, or around aircraft and machinery.

  • Exposure to hazards associated with the use of hazardous materials, working in the vicinity of protruding components such as propellers, exhaust stacks, static wicks, flaps, doors, antennas, etc.

  • Equipment Operated: Aircraft ground servicing equipment including tugs, tractors, forklift, servicing carts, test equipment, hand tools, power tools, shears, rivet guns, drills, and other associated shop equipment.

Job: *Aviation / Support

Title: NDI Technician


Requisition ID: 2003613

DynCorp International is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans. DynCorp International provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals in accordance with applicable federal law. The company will provide reasonable accommodation for the known physical or mental limitations of qualified employees and applicants with disabilities unless doing so would impose an undue hardship on the company’s operations. Applicants who need a reasonable accommodation during the employment application process should contact 817-224-7459. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation should call this number.