Aviation Life Support System Technician (Parachute Rigger)

Company Name:
DynCorp International LLC.
Job Summary
Performs organizational level aviation life support system maintenance on aircraft assigned.
Principal Accountabilities
Perform organization level ALSS maintenance on aircraft assigned under contract to DynCorp, Patuxent River, MD.
Utilize all maintenance manuals, maintenance requirement cards, and work from related schematics, diagrams, drawings, technical directives, maintenance/servicing instructions and operational written procedures.
Operates, maintains, troubleshoots, removes and replaces associated parts and components on a variety of systems, such as aircraft mounted and aircrew ALSS (survival equipment), cabin environmental systems, equipment cooling, and liquid and gaseous oxygen systems.
Performs inspections, maintain and repair survival equipment, flight gear and protective clothing, uses, adjusts, maintains and repairs sewing machines.
Perform related duties in hazardous areas such as oxygen system, engine fire extinguishing systems including the removal and replacement of cartridge-actuated devices.
Ensure all maintenance actions are performed in accordance with government safety standards.
Possess thorough knowledge of flight line operations and procedures.
Comply with all current sections of COMNAVAIRFORINST 4790.2 series applicable to aircraft maintenance and ALSS.
Maintain ALSS (survival equipment) rotatable pool of personal survival equipment, aircrew equipment files and aircraft ALSS history records in the required logs and records.
May work with other groups of personnel to resolve problems pertaining to ALSS systems.
Immediate direction of other technicians on assigned tasks with ability to monitor all duties of the applicable classification.
Will instruct and assist lower level employees in proper work methods and performance of their job duties.
Perform related duties as assigned including Collateral Duty Inspector, and any and all duties of lower rated technical personnel within their classification.
Assist other shop/skills as required.
Knowledge & Skills
Knowledge of equipment related aviation life support.
Knowledge of military publications, drawings, blueprints, microfilm, diagrams and schematics is mandatory.
Knowledge of military and/or company forms required by work requirements.
Experience & Education
High School or equivalent plus successful completion of related military or commercial course.
Minimum of eight (8) years actual and recent experience in the repair, modification, maintenance and overhaul of equipment related to aviation life support.
Physical Requirements/Working Environment
Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand English.
Physical exertion requirement is heavy.
Must be eligible for a secret security clearance.
Must be able to travel on Detachment.
The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
EXECUTIVE ORDER 11246 Prohibits discrimination against any employee or applicant on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, or national origin and requires affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed, and employees treated, without regard to race, sex, color, genetic information, religion, or national origin. (Enforcement Agency: U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs).
Job Posting: Dec 4, 2014, 7:27:39 PM
Unposting Date: Ongoing
Req ID: 1406786

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