Aircraft Mechanic Helper (RTC0003_COMPANY_1.3)
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Redstone Arsenal, AL 35808
Job Title Aircraft Mechanic Helper
Subsidiary Name Y-Tech
Location Redstone Arsenal, AL 35898 US (Primary)
- of Hires Needed 7
Education High School Diploma or Equivalent
Career Level Entry Level
Shift Type Second Shift
Job Type Full-time
Exemption Type Non-Exempt
Percentage of Time Willing to Travel 0 – 10%
Y-Tech Services, Inc. is seeking an Aircraft Mechanic Helper. The Aircraft Mechanic Helper is responsible assisting the Aircraft Mechanic in ensuring that aircraft and their equipment is functioning safely and efficiently. They assist in the service, repair and overhaul various aircraft components and systems including airframes, engines, electrical and hydraulic systems propellers, avionics equipment and aircraft instruments.
Performs primarily as a member of the aircraft tow team but may assist in the jacking of aircraft and disconnecting instruments, ignitions systems, and fuel and oil lines
Assists Aircraft Mechanics in dismantling, repairing, overhauling or replacing parts and assemblies such as engines, plumbing and hydraulic systems, and aircraft structural sections
Perform routine duties such as furnishing materials, tools and supplies to mechanic, lifting and holding materials in place during operations, cleaning work area, machines, tools, and equipment, cleans aircraft interior and exterior parts and assemblies with solvents or other cleaning solutions
Inflate tires, fill gasoline tanks and oil reservoirs and grease aircraft using grease gun and may assist flight line mechanic, worker or servicer in servicing and repairing aircraft prior to flight
Use ULLSA logbook system and other computer based technical manuals
Maintain on time schedules for assigned projects
The Aircraft Mechanic Helper may be required to perform other related duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:
Beginner to intermediate computer skills specifically using Microsoft Office Suite; ability to learn additional computer skills or software programs. Working knowledge of advanced software applications is preferred
Ability to enter data accurately into databases.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
Ability to write routine reports and correspondence
Interpersonal skills are necessary to work effectively and cooperatively with all levels of management and staff. Will also routinely interact with other crew members
Must possess effective oral and technical written communication skills to clearly communicate information to others.
Ability to use general office equipment such as fax, phone, copier, scanner, printers, etc.
Ability to follow a process.
Strong professional customer service skills, including active listening, prompt service and follow-up.
Strong decision analysis and problem solving skills; ability to draw conclusions and justify decisions. Must be able to communicate issues to management.
Ability to learn and understand corporate policies and procedures and how they relate to goals.
Ability to perform basic mathematical computations
High degree of self-motivation and the ability to work independently
Ability to multi-task
Climbs on top of and down from aircraft using aircraft hand/foot holds, capable of lifting up to 25 lbs. overhead, on feet all day, walk up to 2 miles per day.
Aviation military occupational specialty (MOS) for one of the DoD services FAA Airframe and Power Plant license Army trained mechanic familiar with ULLSA
High School Diploma / Equivalent
Must have maintenance background
Must be mechanically inclined Must be able to climb on top of and down from aircraft using aircraft hand/foot holds, capable of lifting up to 25 lbs. overhead, on feet all day, walk up to 4 miles per day.
Must be able to obtain an Security Clearance
Y-Tech offers an excellent compensation and benefits package. We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disabilities, protected military or veteran status. To apply for this position, or view all of our job openings, visit us online at WWW.YULISTA.COM, click on career opportunities.