UH-60 Helicopter Mechanic: Holloman AFB, NM (Secret Clearance Required)
Aircraft Mechanic I: Removes and installs aircraft subsystem assemblies and components such as engines, rotors, transmissions, mechanical flight controls and their components. Services and lubricates aircraft and subsystems. Safely prepares aircraft for inspections and maintenance checks and services. Performs scheduled inspections and assists in performing special inspections. Performs limited maintenance operational checks and diagnoses and troubleshoots aircraft systems using special tools and test equipment as required. Uses and performs operator maintenance on tools, special tools and aircraft ground support equipment. Mechanic applies comprehensive technical expertise to solve moderate problems by interpreting technical documentation such as aircraft Technical Manuals, Maintenance Information and Action Messages and all technical guidance provided through government official representatives. Individuals must have a thorough knowledge of aircraft mechanical component troubleshooting, repair procedures and replacement of parts. Individual musthave basic knowledge of electrical theory, must have thorough knowledge of aircraft unique tools such as test equipment, torque wrenches, dial indicators, micrometers, sheet metal brakes and sheers. Participates in maintenance test flights and operation checks as required. This job requires working knowledge of technical publications and the Army's Aviation Logistics Information System, ULLS-A(E) and requires individual to make entries in aircraft logs and records. Receives technical assistance, as required, from higher-level technician.
UH-60A/L/M background.Must have held a SECRET clearance within last 5 years.