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DynCorp International LLC. Machinist / Welder Specialist (Army Aviation) in OCONUS, Saudi Arabia



The contractor shall provide the Royal Saudi Land Forces Aviation Command (RSLFAC) with fully qualifiedAviationMachinist/Welder Specialist(s)IAW Directed Manning Baseline to assist in the aviation maintenance mission of the RSLFAC.

Principle Accountabilities


The DMA (Direct Manning Augmentee) will support the maintenance mission in the following areas:

  • Responsible for layout, setup, alignment, operation, maintenance and preservation of manual and automatically operated tools, equipment, and machines used in machine shop and on field calls.

  • Responsible for layout, setup, alignment, operation, maintenance and preservation of manual and automatically operated welding, brazing, soldering, cutting tools, equipment, and machines.

  • Performs drilling, cutting, shaping, planning, and other fabrication, repair, rework, and modification operations with machines, equipment, and tools common to aircraft machine shops.

  • Performs welding, brazing, soldering, and cutting operations in the fabrication, overhaul, rework, modification, and maintenance of aircraft, vehicles, tools, equipment, and machines when welder certification is required.

  • Be responsible for completion and maintenance of all applicable forms, records, and reports using appropriate references and other publications required by the RSLFAC Supervisor.

  • Provide On-the-Job-Training (OJT) for Saudi technicians and/or other personnel to include maintaining appropriate records on personnel such as Job Performance Guides (JPGs).

  • Assist in shop safety as well as safety in the hangar and on the flight line.

  • Accept accountability of property for the machine/welding shop.

  • Identify, use and maintain common, special, and precision tools in job performance.

  • Maintain cleanliness and general maintenance of the associated work area. Perform cleaning, preservation, and accountability of assigned tools and equipment.

  • Operate motor vehicles, machines, and other mechanical equipment in the performance of assigned duties.

Knowledge & Skills

  • Must be a graduate of a supervisor’s course or have at least 4 years supervision experience.

  • Must be graduate of Welding/Metal Worker/Machinist course(s) or other military or civilian equivalent schooling in these specialties.

  • Must have at least three (3) years of recent (within five (5) years of application date) experience, of which two (2) years must be at the supervisory level or civilian (journeyman) equivalent as a machinist.

  • Must have a demonstrated, hands on working knowledge of how to use and read blueprints, engineering and schematic drawing, sketches, manufacturing specifications, and other directives and reference sources used in the performance of the job.

  • Must be able to use shop mathematics, metallurgical tables, charts and other data used in the shop fabrication process.

  • Must demonstrate the ability to operate a lathe, drill press, planer, shaper, grinder, and milling machine in producing close tolerance work.

  • Knowledge of The Army Maintenance Management System (TAMMS) and applicable publications is desirable.

Experience & Education

  • Must have a minimum of a high school diploma.

  • Must possess a valid and current Class "A" welder or welding operator’s certification authorization and have airframe structure experience.

  • Must have demonstrated communication skills, both oral and written. Must be fluent in the English language.

  • Ability to read, write, speak, and understand Arabic is desirable.

  • Must have Valid US Passport for deployment

Physical Requirements/Working Environment

  • Must be able to lift/push/pull minimum of 25 pounds


  • None

Job: *Aviation / Support

Title: Machinist / Welder Specialist (Army Aviation)


Requisition ID: 2000480

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.