AH-64E / AH-6I Armament Weapons Repairman
Starting 1 January, 2018 Vinnell Arabia will have multiple AH-64E / AH-6I Armament Weapons Repairman positions available. Functions as an Electrical/Avionics/Armament/Fire Control/Aircraft Survivability Equipment (ASE) Technician on the AH-64E and AH-6I helicopter.Responsible for the maintenance being performed on the armament/fire control/weapons systems and electrical/avionics components using, Operators Manual, Maintenance Manuals, and other customer directives. Diagnoses and repairs aircraftsystems and components malfunctions including solid state and transistorized devices according to the appropriate technical manuals, directives and safety procedures. Performs aircraft maintenance actions, authorized modifications and alignment of AH-64E weapons components, fire control, electronic and mechanical devices, and instruments. Uses common measuring tools necessary for performing the tasks described herein, precision measuring tools and alignment fixtures. Handles AH-64E, AH-6I aircraft ammunitions, performs weapon system loading/unloading, arming and de-arming, and weapon subsystems configuration changes for all AH-64E, AH-6I weapons and fire control systems. Performs aircraft systems operational checks.Test, troubleshoots, and repair aircraft systems test sets and diagnostic equipment.Assist, customer in the requisition and maintenance of Shop and Bench stock items required to support the maintenance effort of this section. Uses and performs operator maintenance on common and special tools, AGSE and PGSE. Additionally, Prepares aircraft maintenance forms and records (automated). Ensure all related maintenance operations are conducted in a safe manner.
Education level: High school diploma required.Experience: Five (5) years#8217; experience as an aircraft Electrical/Avionics/Armament/Fire Control/Aircraft Survivability Equipment (ASE) Technician, required.Three (3) years#8217;experience an AH-64 series aircraft electrical/Avionics/Armament/Fire Control/Aircraft Survivability Equipment (ASE) Technician required. AH-6I experience desired. Experience with GAU-19 12.7mm mini-gun desired. Specific knowledge, skill, and ability requirements: Qualified by the appropriate USG armed forces or civilian equivalent training as an aircraft Electrical/Avionics/Armament/Fire Control/Aircraft Survivability Equipment (ASE) technician required. Proficient in the use of computer-hosted interactive technical manuals, aircraft maintenance forms, and other aircraft related documentation. Demonstrated past performance and experience in maintenance in AH-64 series aircraft. Ability to communicate both orally and written. Successfully pass an overseas deployment Physical upon hire. Ability to effectively deal with people in the supervision of staff and team members. Ability to effectively communicate with the customer in a professional and courteous manner. Possesses a valid State driver#8217;s license.