Lockheed Martin Aircraft Mechanic III - Requires broad knowledge of aircraft sheet metal/structural modifications and repair in Lexington, Kentucky

This position is for a group leader in the assembly area of aircraft parts and components.The mechanic maintains repairs and modifies aircraft structures and structural components of moderate difficulty, maintains and repairs aircraft components including but not limited to flight controls, engines, hydraulics, pneumatics, fuel systems, and mechanical components, applies technical knowledge of airframe and power plant systems in determining equipment malfunctions and applies required expertise in restoring equipment condition and or operation, and applies comprehensive technical expertise to solve moderate to complex problems by interpreting technical documentation such as; blueprints or manufactures’ manuals. This position will also work with electrical assemblies that flow through various departments.

Basic Qualifications Must have a thorough knowledge of aircraft mechanical component troubleshooting, repair procedures and replacement of parts, requires broad knowledge of aircraft sheet metal/structural modifications and repair, must have basic knowledge of electrical theory, must have thorough knowledge of aircraft unique tools such as test equipment, torque wrenches, dial indicators, micrometers, sheet metal brakes and sheers. This job requires working knowledge of technical publications. The incumbent receives technical guidance, as required, from supervisor or higher-level technician, will occasionally be required to lead teams through more complex aircraft relevant tasks, and may be required to make entries in aircraft logs and records. Must be able to prioritize workload to maintain schedules on assigned projects. Must be proficient with Microsoft Office. Must have a good working knowledge of IT reports, communication log, NQS, team center, IHS Specifications Haystack and EDSS metrics. Must have and at least 7 years of aircraft experience.

Desired skills Knowledge of all types of fastener installation. Previous lead experience. Aircraft sub assembly experience. Ability to train team members to interpret drawings. Experience interpreting data and creating charts and graphs Greenbelt Certified, Provide leadership for PMT initiatives,

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Job Location(s): Lexington Kentucky