DynCorp International LLC. Aircraft Mechanic II (CH47 Sheetmetal) in OCONILLESHEIM, Germany

Job Summary

The sheetmetal mechanic performs, and inspects aviation unit (AVUM), intermediate (AVIM) and depot maintenance on assigned aircraft.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Assemble structural parts and components to meet requirements.

  • Perform structural repair, modification, and corrosion protection treatment with respect to original strength, weight, and contour to maintain structural integrity.

  • Assemble repairs using special fasteners and adhesives.

  • Ability to use jigs, fixtures, forms, and molds.

  • Use metalworking equipment and tools to form, cut, bend, and fasten replacement or repair parts to damaged structures and components.

  • Inspect and troubleshoot to determine cause of malfunctions; disassembles to point of trouble; adjust, repair, realign, fabricate, or replace defective components or assemblies.

  • Incorporate authorized modifications and changes.

  • Maintain and inspect tools and equipment.

  • Assess damage to aircraft structural components.

  • Check repairs for serviceability according to specifications and technical publications.

  • Treat corrosion using mechanical and chemical procedures.

  • Store, handle, and dispose of hazardous waste and materials according to environmental standards.

  • Post entries and maintain maintenance and inspection records.

  • Input, validate, and analyze data processed to automated systems. Clears and closes out completed maintenance discrepancies in automated maintenance systems.

  • Recommend methods to improve equipment performance and maintenance procedures.

  • Prepare forms and records related to aircraft maintenance.

  • Perform additional duties as required.

  • Perform other qualified duties as assigned

Knowledge & Skills

  • Possess the level of experience necessary to inspect, replace, modify, or repair all required aeronautical type maintenance to be performed on structural, mechanical, and electrical systems assigned.

  • Must have skill in reading, applying, and interpreting technical data including schematics and engineering drawings.

  • Able to properly use a variety of common hand tools and measuring devices such as gauges, torque wrenches, scales, and TMDE (test measurement and diagnostic equipment) related to specific aircraft models.

  • Knowledge of aircraft construction features; identification and characteristics of aerospace materials; repair of metal, plastic, fiberglass, bonded honeycomb, and composite structural components; shop drawing and sheet metal layout techniques; shop mathematics; corrosion identification, removal, repair, and prevention; cleaning of metals; application of protective coatings; proper use, handling, and disposal of hazardous waste and materials.

  • Able to provide technical assistance to customer in regards to aircraft structural maintenance.

  • Knowledge of quality, production, and supply processes required to perform job assignment.

  • Experience operating basic sheet metal shop equipment: band saw, drill press, belt sander, shrinker/stretcher, floor shear, sheet metal brake, pan and box brake.

Experience & Education

  • High School graduate or equivalent

  • Possess a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Airframe and Powerplant License (A&P) or Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Part 1 & Part 3 License.

  • Possess 5 years of recent applicable aircraft maintenance experience.

  • Possess aircraft modification experience. Prefer modification (MWO) experience on US Army aircraft (UH-60, CH-47, AH-64, OH-58).

  • Possess DEPOT level experience. Prefer experience on US Army aircraft (UH-60, CH-47, AH-64, OH-58).

  • Certification of education level is required.

  • National Security Position (National Agency Check with written Inquires (NACI) or Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) qualification required.

Physical Requirements/Working Environment

  • Must be able to climb, stand, stoop, bend, stretch, crouch and work in tiring and uncomfortable positions.

  • Frequently lift parts and equipment up to 20 pounds.

  • Occasionally lift objects up to 50 pounds.

  • Most heavy lifting is accomplished through the use of mechanical devices.

  • Must be immediately deployable to potential combat areas worldwide.


  • As required in support of task order.

Job: *Aviation / Support

Title: Aircraft Mechanic II (CH47 Sheetmetal)


Requisition ID: 1802965

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.