Lockheed Martin Technician 4 in Tucson, Arizona

Aircraft Operations and Maintenance Support Lead:

This position will support the Iraq F-16 program in Tucson, AZ.

Assist Manager with direct Flight Operations support and Maintenance Support personnel for Iraq F16 pilot training.

Serves as the primary point of contact for the Operations manager.

Technical Lead in the following areas: Ops Tech, Life Support, DBM, Plans and Scheduling, IT and Supply as assigned.

Set up and operate the flight duty desk, maintain the Flight Crew Information File (FCIF) library; maintain all technical, flying, weapons and tactics, and intel libraries; providing administrator-level support for Patriot Excalibur (PEX) and Joint Mission Planning System(JMPS); tracking and documenting pilot currencies, events and qualifications; schedule simulators; providing administrative support for the presentation of all briefings specifically those used in academic presentations, monthly flying and training reports, and higher headquarters (HHQ) reporting.

Ensure that supporting publications and computer software and hardware is functional for weapons delivery planning, briefing and debriefing, i.e. maintaining Joint Mission Planning Software (JMPS) and ordering and tracking all software and hardware updates to all Operations Management Systems. Support mission qualification training (MQT) and flight lead upgrade training (FLUG).

Aids manager in establishing work priorities for all assigned personnel; oversees work in progress to ensure compliance with established policies, procedures and directives.

Ensures supply discipline, and proper care of assigned equipment and facilities, in a cooperative team effort.

Serve as a point of contact to ensure timely development of weekly, monthly, and quarterly maintenance plans, flying schedules, and documentation of historical data.

Review reports and statistical data from subordinate functions and other sources to evaluate the overall maintenance program status; identifying exception, trends or problem areas.

Ability to obtain a Secret Clearance.

Must be a U.S. Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.

Basic Qualifications 10 years experience with fighter aircraft and systems and 3 within the last 3 years.

Experience with fleet management activities and metrics from planned maintenance events to flying schedule execution.

Experience in organizational/intermediate level aircraft maintenance operations or maintenance support.

USAF skill (7) level or equivalent

Desired skills Have strong communications and interpersonal skills.

Aircraft Aviation Safety experience

At least 10 years leadership or Supervisory experience in a military aircraft environment.

Must have the ability to establish and maintain effective working relations with peers, supervisors and other work centers and to work collaboratively with other organizations to accomplish goals.

Skilled in change management and conflict resolution.

Experience working with foreign nationals

Proficiency in Microsoft Office

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Job Location(s): Tucson Arizona