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Aircraft Mechanic Mid-level (Non-deployable)

Adelanto, California
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Date posted 01/16/2023 Job ID 36920BR Company General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Experience Level Entry-Level (0-2 years) Job Title Aircraft Mechanic Mid-level (Non-deployable) City Adelanto State California Workstyle Onsite Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time Hourly Salary Range $52,020 - $77,325

Job Summary General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), an affiliate of General Atomics, is a world leader in proven, reliable remotely piloted aircraft and tactical reconnaissance radars, as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems.

We have an exciting opportunity for an Aircraft Mechanic to support Test Operations for GA-ASI, in Adelanto, CA.

  • Under general supervision on routine work and with detailed instruction for special assignments, this position is responsible for providing flight line and ground support.
  • Troubleshoots aircraft and/or engine systems to determine related problems and identify possible solutions.
  • Provides technical assistance in mechanical and inspection work.
  • Assists with the development and review of new processes and procedures.
  • May assist in training programs.
  • Perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance.
  • Inspect powerplant and related components at regular intervals adhering to company approved procedures, maintenance manuals, and/or government technical order requirements.
  • Repair fuel and/or oil leaks and/or engine problems as required.
  • May remove and replace airframe and/or engine components as needed.
  • Review records to ensure all required documentation is completed in accordance with established company procedures and/or government and customer technical order requirements.
  • May perform all launch and recovery tasks of aircraft to include ground operations, preflight items, ground observer responsibilities, and post flight items.
  • May inspect, test, maintain and operate ground support equipment.
  • Responsible for observing all laws, regulations and other applicable obligations wherever and whenever business is conducted on behalf of the Company.
  • Expected to maintain a productive and safe working environment in accordance with established operating procedures and practices.
  • Assist in the training of new A&P Specialists.
  • Assist with new powerplant and system development as required.
  • Other duties as assigned or required.

We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.

Job Qualifications:
  • Typically requires a high school diploma or equivalent and two or more years of aircraft mechanical maintenance experience.
  • An FAA Airframe and Powerplant License may be required.
  • Must possess:
    • Full knowledge and understanding of the detailed aspects of the job;
    • Knowledge of relevant computer applications and operations
    • Basic leadership, organization and planning skills
    • Strong interpersonal skills to effectively communicate with employees and both military and civilian customers
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a DOD Security Clearance is required.
  • Active DoD Security Clearance is highly desired.
  • Must be able to work both independently and on a team and be able to work additional hours as required.

Salary:$52,020 - $77,325
Travel Percentage Required 0 - 25 Relocation Assistance Provided Provided US Citizenship Required? Yes Clearance Required? Desired Clearance Level Secret Apply Now
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