Lockheed Martin Aircraft Maintenance Support Engineer in Hill Afb, Utah

This position supports the F-16 System Program Office (SPO) by researching, developing, and integrating the technical data/technical order changes related to the F-16 aircraft avionics and weapons systems and the support equipment/tester (hardware and software) configurations. Also, by making recommendations for deletion of obsolete TO data/configurations; an Equipment Specialist-type or similar background.

Performs research, interprets engineering data/drawings, evaluates field/depot inputs and verifies information from multiple sources to sustain Air Force procedures and Technical Orders (TOs) related to those aircraft modifications (e.g., Fault Isolation, General System, General Vehicle, Commodity, and aircraft hardware-software type manuals).

The successful candidate may be required to author Time Compliance Technical Orders (TCTOs), support equipment TOs, and support the planning, coordinating, and conducting of TO verification activities. These duties include assisting USAF personnel with the preparation of Air Force Technical Order (AFTO) Forms 82/27/252 and the incorporation of those comments into the draft TOs/TCTOs as well as submission of those forms and manuscripts to LM Aero Fort Worth/vendors/other contractors for formalization and final field delivery.

The candidate should be able to work without appreciable direction, guide the successful completion of major programs, function in a project leadership role, apply extensive technical expertise, and represent the organization as the prime technical contact on projects.

Additionally, the candidate will be required to collaborate directly with senior external personnel such as US Air Force customer groups including but not limited to program management, software engineering, mechanical engineering, depot level maintenance, flight test, flight safety, F-16 aircrew, equipment specialists, flight manual managers, the Central Technical Order Control Unit (CTOCU), Air Combat Command (ACC), as well as internal engineering.

Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Must be a US Citizen.

Basic Qualifications An Active Secret Clearance is required.

F-16 flight line Maintenance experience.

Previous experience with TO 00-5-1 Air Force TO System requirements and Air Force TOs.

Excellent working knowledge and understanding of F-16 aircraft avionic/weapon systems.

Previous experience and knowledge of military Technical Order publications and forms.

Good working knowledge and understanding of Microsoft Office applications.

Desired skills Actual performance of F-16 flight line avionics (electrical and mechanical) troubleshooting, repair, calibration, software upgrades, and parts supportability of specific test equipment.

Superior interpersonal skills are desired to enable effective interaction with leadership, customers and peers while working in a “Team” environment.

Ability to work closely with US Air Force customers, system engineering, CTOCU, and workforce to communicate complex requirements.

Ability to interpret complex engineering drawings and manufacturer specifications.

Strong computer skills with attention to detail. Experience with Computer Aided Design (CAD) software and Standard Group Markup Language (SGML) is a plus. Experience using Epic Editor, Isodraw, Arbor Text Tool Suite, and Quick Silver also a plus.

Demonstrated proficiency in aircraft avionics technical manuals; Job Guides, General Systems, Fault Isolation, Illustrated Parts Breakdowns, Commodity, Support Equipment, and Flight Manual TOs.

Ability to interpret complex engineering drawings and manufacturer specifications.

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Job Location(s): Hill AFB Utah