Lockheed Martin Aircraft Mechanic APG in Bethesda, Maryland

Position is in Iraq; C-130J Airframe, Powerplant General (APG) specialist; this position is for a highly motivated person to be responsible for performing daily organizational level maintenance in accordance with Iraq’s owned USAF/LM technical data and directives; render technical assistance to Iraq personnel in the assembly, operation, service repair and modification of the C-130; investigate, provide advice, and report on the disposition of difficulties arising in the IqAF operation of aircraft equipment in service; conduct informal On-the-Job Training (OJT) to Iraqi Air Force technicians in the repair, replacement and service of C-130 systems and in the performance of preventive maintenance. Reads and interprets technical data. Uses test equipment such as oscilloscopes, analyzers, and multi-meter’s and acts as a source of information to the IqAF within individual areas of expertise. Maintain a good working relationship with IqAF customer personnel and be aware of and respect cultural differences at the host location. As a member of this maintenance team, you will be able to pass along your knowledge and expertise, which will be instrumental to the IqAF’s ability to become a self-sufficient Air Force.

Basic Qualifications - Must have a minimum of 8 years Airframe, Powerplant General (APG) systems experience C-130 aircraft of which 3 years must be on C-130J. - Must have a craftsman level in a like position, system or equivalent i.e.… Navy CDQAR - Must have a thoroughly comprehensive knowledge of aircraft mechanical component troubleshooting and/or repair procedures and replacement of components, and a thorough knowledge of aircraft systems. Must have strong pressurization system knowledge and experience

Desired skills - 3 years is preferred to be on C-130J - C-130J DTADS/PMA operations knowledge and experience - Seven (7) years of relevant training experience in military systems - USAF 7-skill level or equivalent i.e.… Navy CDQAR - Experienced in troubleshooting malfunctions in C-130J airframe and powerplant system of moderate difficulty at the O maintenance level - Experienced in repairing and replacing C-130J aircraft engine, fuel system, anti-icing, pneumatic, auxiliary power unit, propeller, drive train, and secondary power systems - Must be able to apply professional technical expertise and guidance to solve complex problems by interpreting technical data such as blueprints or manufactures' manuals. - Ability to coordinate and communicate with US and Iraq Air Force leadership and personnel - Experience in FMS environment - Experience working in a Security Level 5 country such as Iraq and/or Afghanistan

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Job Location(s): Bethesda Maryland