RPA Aircraft Mechanic II / Deployment Pool
RPA Aircraft Mechanic II / Deployment Pool Requisition/Vacancy No. 226727BR Job
Position: Aircraft Mechanic
Type: Full Time
Location: Las Vegas,
Employee will be part of the Deployment Pool and will be required to support TDY deployments to various
CONUS/OCONUS locations as required. Service, repair, and overhaul aircraft, aircraft engines, and other critical
components to ensure airworthiness. Repair, replace, and rebuild aircraft structures, landing gear, power plants/trains,
fuel systems, and functional components using hand tools, power tools, welding equipment, rivet guns and drills.
Inspect and repair power plant malfunctions, including cracked components, oil leaks, etc.; diagnose malfunctions, isolate
causes and correct breaks; test engine operations, use test equipment to locate source of malfunction(s). Replace/repair
damaged components and remove engine/major components from aircraft, using hoist or other lifting devices;
disassemble and inspect parts for wear, warping, or other defects; repair/replace defective engine components and
reassemble and install engines in aircraft; adjust, repair, or replace instruments, avionics / navigation, ADP flight controls,
electrical/electronics, fuel/oil systems and associated aircraft accessories.
Perform aircraft services to include engine flushing/cleaning, parts lubrication, and required maintenance checks. May
specialize in repair and modification of engines, structural components, precision repair, functional spare parts, and
assemblies. Recommend revisions to maintenance procedures to improve efficiency and ensure quality workmanship.
USAF equivalent position is Aircraft Mechanic Journeyman. Position reports to the Supervisor.
Works with other A&P/ISR Mechanics and technical representatives to trouble shoot, diagnose, and solve basic and some
unusual and complex maintenance problems.
Supports aircraft maintenance safety programs and assists the Safety Committee. Applies logic and good judgment,
understands basic technical order diagrams and procedures, and uses test equipment for analysis of airframes, engines,
flight controls, pneudraulic, fuel, electrical / electronic systems, and problems.
Supports aircraft utilization and maintenance activity schedules and deconflicts performance with operational customer.
Maintains accurate parts inventory. Performs maintenance and repair tasks and ensures their completion.
Services, repairs, and overhauls aircraft equipment, engines, and sub-systems to ensure serviceability. Repairs, replaces,
and rebuilds aircraft structures, landing gear, power plants, fuel systems (including tanks and fuel/metering control
systems), and functional components using hand tools, power tools, welding equipment, rivet gun, drills, and other tools.
Inspects and repairs power plant (engine) malfunctions, including cracked components, oil leaks, etc. Diagnoses
malfunctions, isolate causes and corrects breaks. Tests engine operations, using testing equipment to locate source(s) of
malfunction. Replaces and repairs damaged components, uses hand tools, gauges, and test equipment to complete
Removes engine and major components from aircraft equipment, using hoist or other lifting devices. Disassembles and
inspects parts for wear, warping, or other defects. Repairs and replaces defective engine components and reassemble
and installs engine in aircraft.
Adjusts, repairs, or replaces instruments, avionics and navigations, flight control, electrical/electronic, fuel/oil systems and
aircraft accessories. Performs aircraft and vehicle services, including engine wash /cleaning, parts lubrication, and
May service engines and airframe components at flight line operations making repairs, short of overhaul, required to
ensure aircraft safe operating conditions. May specialize in repair and modification of engines, structural components,
precision repair, functional spare parts, and assemblies.
Recommends revisions to maintenance procedures to improve efficiency and ensure quality workmanship.
Performs all other position related duties as assigned or requested.
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the
most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping
the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity,
as well as a company culture that champions and overall through programs supported by company leadership. Our define
who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only , but working to “make amazing happen”
in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s
potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Must have high school diploma, or have completed relevant military and/or vocational technical school curriculum
Minimum of three-to-five years’ experience as an aircraft mechanic
Must possess knowledge of technical publications related to weapons systems and ground support equipment
Must know theory and principles of engine operations; accessories and components; basic theory of flight; rigging of flight
controls; electrical and electronic; pneudraulic; and mechanical principles
Must possess knowledge of sheet metal, composites, properties of materials, fuels, and oils
Must be able to read, interpret, and use manufacturer’s and aircraft maintenance manuals, service bulletins, blueprints,
wiring/schematic diagrams, data tables and other specifications to determine feasibility and method to repair or replace
malfunctioning or damaged components
Must be able to inspect, repair, and operate ground support and auxiliary equipment
Employee must meet all OCONUS Deployment criteria, to include pre-deployment medical screening as a condition of
This is a non-traditional position that will support a flexible work schedule
Must be able to lift / carry Military Issued Equipment in excess of 50 pounds
Must be able to speak, read, write, and understand English
Must be able to provide proof of U.S. citizenship upon hire
Must submit updated SF-86 within 30 days of hire start date
Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license and be able to operate a government general-purpose vehicle
Must be eligible to gain and maintain a DOD security clearance commensurate with the assigned duties
Must complete a company-administered Mechanic Assessment prior to hire
Upon hiring, the company may provide a training class on RPA maintenance conducted in Las Vegas, NV or similar
Students must achieve a passing grade in all courses for continued employment
Additional “on the job” training may be required following the end of the initial training course
Current DoD Security Clearance
Associate’s degree in a relevant career field
Minimum 3 years actual and recent experience on RPA aircraft
Licensed by the FAA as an Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic
RPA operations & deployment experience
Prior experience as a Defense Contractor
Application of technical knowledge of service, repair, and overhaul aircraft, aircraft engines, and other critical components
to ensure airworthiness
Management Services Group (MS)