Lockheed Martin F-35 Aircraft Mechanic 4 (Crew Chief) in Glendale, Arizona
Performs Maintenance, Repair, Launch, and Recovery activities on F-35 aircraft. Ensures aircraft are in good mechanical condition and safe for flight. Performs maintenance, inspections, and servicing requirements in accordance with Joint Technical Data (JTD) and all applicable program and service guidance. Performs and/or assists with Field-Level Modifications and Time Compliance Technical Data (TCTD) maintenance actions. Assigns tasks to other maintenance team members. Performs On-The-Job training for team members and Partner aircraft maintenance personnel. Maintains and updates aircraft records and status within the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) of the Autonomic Logistics Information System (ALIS). Keeps the Production staff updated on aircraft status. Performs other duties as assigned by the Aircraft Supervisor and Associate Aircraft Maintenance Manager.
Must have an Interim Secret Clearance prior to start and must be able to obtain/maintain a Final Secret clearance.
Physical Requirements: Regularly required to lift up to 50 pounds and perform repetitive movements, work overhead, use hands to grasp, handle, and/or feel, reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, squat, crawl, and twist.
Considered candidates must be capable of working first (1st), second (2nd), or third (3rd) shift(s) and departing on temporary duty assignments, on short notice, dependent on customer needs.
Candidate must be able to acquire and keep a flight line driver's competency card.
Ability to work in a diverse work culture environment.
*Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.
Basic Qualifications Must have 15 months of hands-on F-35 maintenance experience to include working experience and knowledge of Autonomic Logistics Information System (ALIS), Portable Maintenance Aid (PMA) activities and forms, documentation and supply chain management activities.
Requires 4-10 years hands-on working experience in 5 or 7-skill level USAF AFSC, Navy NEC, or United States Marine Corps or US Army Aviation MOS, or equivalent commercial experience.
Knowledge of Safety, Tool Control, Foreign Object damage (FOD), Supply, Hazardous Material (HAZMAT), Quality, and Security programs.
Desired skills An FAA aircraft and Power Plant Mechanic license is desirable.
Experience as an On-The-Job trainer.
Good communication skills.
Engine Run Certification, fighter aircraft crew escape systems (i.e. canopy and ejection seat), experience in fighter weapons loading and experience in structural repairs and low observable system maintenance are highly desirable.
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Job Location(s): Luke Air Force Base Arizona