Lockheed Martin Williamtown Australia F-35 Avionics Aircraft Mechanic 3 in Bethesda, Maryland
Perform Maintenance, Repairs, Launch, and Recovery activities. Ensure aircraft are in good mechanical condition and safe for flight.
Perform maintenance, inspections, and servicing requirements in accordance with applicable Joint Technical Data (JTD). Assists in Field-Level Modifications and Time Compliance Technical Data (TCTD) maintenance activities.
Maintain and update aircraft records and status.
Keep aircraft crew chief and associated maintenance manager updated with aircraft status.
Maintain avionics systems of the F-35, including flight controls and subsystem.
Will also be part of a team maintaining all other aircraft systems.
Experience in Fiber optic maintenance processes and procedures. Ability to perform multiple maintenance discipline activities on aircraft to include day-to-day actives such as launch and recovery, standard component removal and replacement, structure maintenance to include low observable maintenance processes and procedures.
Must be willing to deploy on short notice and support aircraft ferry operations.
Ability to work in a diverse work culture environment.
Ability to work in a flexible schedule environment.
Must have an Interim Secret Clearance prior to start and must be able to obtain/maintain a Final Secret clearance
Physical Requirements: Regularly required to lift up to 50 pounds and perform repetitive movements, work overhead, use hands to grasp, handle, and/or feel, reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, squat, crawl, and twist
Candidate must be able to deploy to recover, repair and launch aircraft from various locations.
Considered candidates must be capable of working first (1st), second (2nd), or third (3rd) shift(s) dependent on customer needs.
*Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.
Basic Qualifications Aircraft Avionics
Require 4-8 years hands-on working experience as 5 or 7- skill level in USAF AFSC, Navy NEC, or Marine MATMEP, avionics discipline or equivalent commercial experience such as FAA instrumentation license.
Desired skills 1-2 years F-35 aircraft or Fifth Generation aircraft maintenance experience.
U.S. Air Force, U.S. Navy, or U.S. Marine Corps experience
Thorough understanding of Fighter Aircraft Systems and Operations
Good communication skills.
Experience and knowledge of Autonomic Logistics Information System (ALIS) or Integrated Maintenance Information System (IMIS) Experience in Portable Maintenance Aid (PMA) activities such as aircraft forms documentation, technical data usage, and supply chain management activities. Knowledge of Safety, Tool Control, Foreign Object damage (FOD), Supply, Hazardous Material (HAZMAT), Training Management System (TMS), Quality, and Security programs. Experience with launch and recovery, standard component removal and replacement, structure maintenance to include low observable maintenance processes and procedures.
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Job Location(s): Bethesda Maryland