Lockheed Martin Service Mechanic B - Sikorsky Training Academy, Stuart FL in Jupiter, Florida
Function: • Prepare, maintain, modify, service and repair complete airframe, engine and accessories, instruments, and other installations and equipment on helicopters at home plants and in foreign or domestic facilities of customers.
Typical Responsibilities: • Follow general instructions and standard procedures to correct pre-flight and pilot-reported discrepancies, performing daily checks of all components while helicopter is in flight status. • Remove, adjust and reinstall any component of aircraft such as landing gear, rotor head, gearbox, engine, etc. • Maintain assigned helicopter in proper operating condition and check engine accessories and hydraulic, electrical, lubrication, oil, fuel, and radio systems. • Under direction conduct run-up and check functioning of engine. • Assist Crew Chief with difficult repairs and adjustments.Follow standard checklist to service helicopters with gas, oil, grease and air. • Load and unload helicopters for light and heavy hover, mount, track and balance rotor blades, balance heads and move ships as required. • As needed, assist Crew Chief to provide required support to experimental, functional or support flights to test or demonstrate the integrity of aircraft, systems, missions and/or projects. • Assist in running tie-down and other ground tests, and perform simple fabrication and assembly operations related to service and repair functions and test installations. • Perform above duties and responsibilities away from plant when situation warrants. • Pursuant to workload requirements or emergency conditions, perform any hangar, field or shop assignments related to aircraft installations, assembly, maintenance or repair. • Consult Crew Chief or foreman regarding unusual conditions or difficulties. • As required segregate waste material and follow good housekeeping practices to maintain cleanliness of assigned areas and comply with all EH&S procedures.
Basic Qualifications Education: • Requires well-rounded knowledge of structure and operation of all model helicopters including components, systems, engine and accessories. • Work from a variety of drawings and specifications and use precision measuring and testing instrument and gages. • Equivalent to 4 years technical trades training and A&P license required. • Must maintain current certification(s) as required.
Experience: 2 to 4 years, with 1 or more required on UH-60/S70 model aircraft.
FAA drug testing may apply.
Shift is currently identified as 2nd shift; however, successful candidate must be able to work either 1st or 2nd shift or a varied schedule depending on customer requirements.
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Job Location(s): Jupiter Florida