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I-Level Engine Shop Technician 4

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T8124:Technician 4
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Engine Backshop Technician – In addition to the technician responsibilities listed below, the successful candidate will be expected to work with on-site Pratt Whitney representatives with shop setup activities, engine data management, and asset accountability. The candidate will also be expected to manage inventory, coordinate scheduled maintenance, maintain and properly store all engine backshop related assets to include trailers.

Engine backshop technician: Services, inspects, troubleshoots, collects engine data and repairs engines to ensure airworthiness. Determines feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components. Work module repairs as required. Shall provide technical guidance and OJT to customer technicians. Perform Engine Phase maintenance when required.

Assignment will consist of site set-up activities in Iraq, to include but not limited to light to medium construction activities such as assembling warehouse shelving and furniture in all areas of the maintenance complex. Candidates must be willing and able to participate in all set-up activities, assist with receiving and storing supplies and support equipment. The site will still be under construction at the time of the first arrivals. Environmental/weather conditions can be extreme during different seasons. Site is a secure compound which team members will be confined to. Flexibility, a positive attitude and excellent people skills are a must.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS/INFO: At the discretion of the Component Maintenance Manager, the candidate might be expected to augment flight line engine personnel to troubleshoot, isolate, and repair engine malfunctions on the aircraft. Candidate must be a high school graduate or have completed an equivalent program. Candidate must have held a USAF skill level 7 (or equivalent) in their career field. Candidate must have at least 4 years’ experience with Pratt and Whitney F100-PW-229 back shop maintenance, and 4 years’ experience with F-16 aircraft maintenance activities. Documented qualifications in related maintenance fields. Must have strong communications and interpersonal skills. Must read, write and speak English fluently. Regularly required to lift/carry up to 50 pounds, perform repetitive movements, and perform work from ground level to overhead. This position requires frequent standing for long periods, walking, stooping, kneeling, squatting, crawling, and twisting. Assignment location is in Iraq.

Basic Qualifications
Engine Backshop experience

Desired skills
USAF 7 level or equivalent

Experience working with Pratt & Whitney 229 engines

Previous experience working with international customers.

Excellent customer support skills, communication skills, and the ability to foster external relationships.

Previous experience setting up engine backshop work stations and shops.

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Job Location(s): Bethesda Maryland
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Fighters: F-16 Iraq
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FLEX-Non-Standard 40 hour week
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