PAE, Inc Aircraft Worker-25 in Lemoore, California

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Aircraft Worker-25

The Aircraft Worker makes repairs to aircraft following orders of higher grade worker, assists in troubleshooting malfunctions in aircraft structure, landing gear, flight surfaces and controls, anti-icing, pneudraulic, engines, auxiliary power unit, and ventilation and heating systems, removes, cleans, reinstalls, or replaces defective parts, accessories, and components such as worn gaskets, couplings, and fittings, bad actuators, accumulators, gauges, sections of corroded fuel and oil lines, This worker may supervise the jacking and towing of aircraft, makes adjustments and settings such as cable tension and seat movement settings and adjustments; obtains standard parts such as fuel and oil line connections and fittings, cable linkage, and spark plug cables and harnesses by referring to parts manuals and by making comparisons with samples, may perform pre-flight, thru-flight, and post-flight maintenance inspections, enter in the maintenance records description of the work performed, and services engines and aircraft components at line station making repairs, short of overhaul required to keep aircraft in safe operating condition.

In addition, you are responsible for all flight line operations in support of VFA-122, to include launching, recovering, towing, spotting, servicing, fueling, de-fueling, washing and inspecting aircraft. Some of your specific assigned duties include, but are not limited to:

  • You are expected to fulfill your duties in accordance with all company policies, all site policies, the collective bargaining agreement (CBA), and all applicable technical manuals and directives.

  • You are expected to perform, and document all Aircraft scheduled/unscheduled inspections, IAW all applicable directives, including proper passdown entries.

  • You must obtain the following qualifications/certifications with 45 or 90 days of assignment, as applicable, and maintain currency until notified:

  • F/A-18 E-F Plane Captain

  • F/A-18 E/F/G Duct Diver

  • F/A-18 E/F/G Brake Rider

  • F/A-18 E/F/G Move Director

  • F/A-18 E/F/G Safety Observer

  • F/A-18 E/F/G Hot Brake Checker

  • F/A-18 E/F/G Servicer

  • Ejection Seat Checkout

  • AVOIC- Field Safety

  • A/S32A-45 Tow Tractor Licensed (If Applicable)

  • NC-10A/B/C Mobile Electric Power Plant Licensed

  • A/M32-A-108 Shore MEPP Licensed

  • A/M42M-2A Light Cart Licensed (If Applicable)

  • Inspect and maintain all company and customer assets, including all assigned Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), in accordance with applicable directives, and ensure that those assets are utilized in a safe, effective and efficient manner.

  • Travel when required by the customer to all destination to include ship board/flight deck operations.

  • Participate in the investigation of any injury and/or the resolution of any problems in quality or performance that may hinder production or be detrimental to the program.

  • Participate in the training and qualification of new personnel.

  • Promote communication to enhance and encourage employee awareness of accident prevention, quality of work, and environmental compliance.

  • Promote positive communication with all site departments, company management, and our customers to ensure the proper execution of our contract.

  • Participate in required daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual training and ensure that it is documented in a timely manner.

  • Initial attendance sheet on a daily basis, verifying your start time and proper accounting of all assigned PPE.

  • All other assigned duties.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. PAE’s hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a workforce of approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), should you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a currently open position with PAE, please call Recruiting at (703) 656-6064 or email with "Disability Assistance" in the subject line.