A&P Mechanic

Revel IT

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Our Coatesville, Pennsylvania client has a contract opportunity for a A&P Mechanic who is responsible for services, repairs, and overhauls of aircraft components and aircraft engines to ensure airworthiness.

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Utilize detailed blueprints to determine pieces to be fabricated and installed.
  • Layout and fabricate aircraft parts such as ribs, stringers, doublers etc using standard sheet metal, and composite repair techniques, utilizing measuring tools such as calipers, dial calipers and scales.
  • Coordinate with Engineering on changes to the blueprints using ECR QC-172.
  • Perform extensive inspections and maintenance checks on aircraft by removing items such as cowling, inspection plates, panels, doors, and auxiliary equipment.
  • Properly identify areas in need of repair and properly remove and install aircraft parts in a timely fashion.
  • Assists in diagnosing and troubleshooting malfunctions of helicopter subsystems using special tools and equipment as required.
  • Work closely with engineers and technicians to create prototype components, assemblies, and vehicles to enhance and shorten the design/build/test process.
  • Utilize fabrication machines including drill press, forming tools breaks, mill, and shears.
  • Adjust, align, and calibrate aircraft systems using hand tools, gauges, and test equipment.
  • Examine and inspect engines or other components for cracks, breaks or leaks.
  • Test engine and system operations using test equipment.
  • Listen to engines and gearboxes to detect and diagnose malfunctions.
  • Use special tools such as borescopes, balancer kits, oscilloscopes as well as ignition analyzers, compression checkers, distributor timers, and ammeters.
  • Take apart and inspect parts for wear, fretting, warping, pitting or other defects.
  • Maintain aircraft systems by flushing gearboxes, cleaning screens, greasing moving parts, and checking brakes.
  • Assemble and install electrical, plumbing, mechanical, hydraulic, structural, parts, and accessories.
  • Use hand tools, rivet gun, drill template, and power tools.
  • Remove or install engine, gearboxes and propellers using hoist or forklift truck.
  • Read, understand, and work from aircraft maintenance manuals, drawings and specifications.
  • Modify aircraft systems, or components from ER, SO and drawings.
  • Conduct inspections and determine airworthiness.

 

KNOWLEDGE / SKILLS / ABILITIES:

  • Knowledge of Helicopters systems and subsystems.
  • 5+ years working in Aerospace environment; experience with experimental aircraft a plus
  • Must be U.S. Citizen or Green Card holder and have an impeccable work history and record.
  • Provide own basic tools required to do the above-mentioned work.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints.
  • Capable to work with little or no direct supervision.
  • Good written communication skills.
  • Flexibility to work in a fast paced constantly changing environment with long hours and tight deadlines.
  • Computer skills (Word/Excel/Outlook) are desirable.
  • Detailed knowledge of FARs, NATOPS publication and NATOPS 4710 Instructions desirable.
  • Ability to conduct offsite work and tests offsite from Essington, PA or Coatesville, PA

 

EDUCATION / CERTIFICATIONS / CLEARANCES:

  • High school diploma required, professional degree preferred
  • FAA A&P and Aircraft Inspector’s Certificate highly desired.

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