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Lockheed Martin Avionics Technician in Bethesda, Maryland

Description: This position will support the Iraq F-16 Program. The location is Balad AB Iraq

Duties: Services, repairs, and overhauls aircraft avionics systems to ensure airworthiness. Repairs, replaces, and rebuilds aircraft avionics systems, such as comm/nav, attack avionics, electronic warfare, flight instruments, sniper targeting pod system, and flight control systems. Determines feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components and assist with Periodic Inspections. Replaces or repairs worn or damaged components. Work typically requires a detailed understanding of the interrelationships of circuits. Will provide technical guidance and OJT to customer technicians.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS/INFO: Must have strong communications and interpersonal skills. Must read, write and speak English fluently. Must have or be able to rapidly secure a DOD secret clearance. Regularly required to lift/carry up to 50 pounds, perform repetitive movements, and perform work from ground level to overhead. This position requires frequent standing for long periods, walking, stooping, kneeling, squatting, crawling, and twisting.

*Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.

* SECURITY Clearance REQUIRED. Must possess or have the ability to acquire an interim clearance to start, AND maintain clearance thereafter.

Basic Qualifications:

Candidate must be a high school graduate or have completed an equivalent program.

Candidate must have held a USAF 7-skill level or 5-skill level (or equivalent).

Candidate must have at least 4 years’ experience with F-16 aircraft maintenance activities.

Must have progressive and documented experience in the fighter aircraft maintenance environment and be able to provide documented qualifications in related maintenance fields.- F-16 Avionics Technician

Have a working knowledge of electronic and mechanical systems/components on the F-16 aircraft at the organizational level of maintenance.

Desired Skills:

Min 10 years documented experience on the F-16 Aircraft

Aircraft Mechanic / Aircraft craftsman A&P Lic.

FCC License

Previous Instructor experience

ILIAS database user



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