Lockheed Martin F-35 Aircraft Mechanic 3 in Luke Air Force Base, Arizona

Description: Applicant will perform Launch and Recovery activities and perform maintenance on all systems (“nose-to-tail”) of the F-35 aircraft to ensure they are in good mechanical condition and safe for flight. The selected individual will perform all maintenance, inspections, and servicing requirements in accordance with applicable directives. Applicant will be required to obtain special certifications (example: confined space, borescope, etc.) as locally required. A successful candidate will be required to perform Field-Level Modifications, and Time Compliance Technical Data (TCTD) maintenance actions. The candidate will also provide On-The-Job Training (OJT) as required to newly hired Interim Contract Support (ICS) team members, USAF maintainers and International country organic maintainers as required. Candidate will maintain and update aircraft records and status in strict compliance with applicable directives and keep the aircraft production staff updated with that aircraft status. Must be able to obtain and keep a flightline driver’s competency card. The individual will also perform all other duties as directed by the production staff and leadership team, and must be able to work first, second, and third shift on short notice. Individual must be able to depart on temporary duty assignments—also on short notice. The individual will practice good housekeeping and follow safety procedures and ensure both programs are enforced.

Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.

Must be able to obtain and keep a secret clearance and must have at least an interim secret clearance to start.

Basic Qualifications:

Three years’ recent (within one year) experience as a USAF aircraft maintenance or USN or USMC aircraft fighter aircraft maintenance or US Army Aviation attack helicopter maintenance technician.

Desired Skills:

5th Generation Fighter Experience.

Experience with the Autonomic Logistics Information System (ALIS).

Ejection seat tear-down/build up experience.

Fuel systems experience.

Low Observable (LO) repair and maintenance experience.

Fiber Optic repair and maintenance experience.

Experience performing in a role of task trainer.



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