Engine Mechanic - C130

Waco, TX

Job Description

C-130 (T56/AE 2100D3) Engine Mechanic
Job Summary:
Services and repair aircraft engines as well as repairs aircraft engine structures, such as modules and components including rigging, surface controls and plumbing utilizing hand tools, power tools, machines, and equipment.
- You will also utilize rotor balance machines, drills, dial indicators, calipers, depth micrometers and other equipment, cleaning, inspection and repair.
- Reads and interprets technical publications, maintenance manuals, service bulletins and other specifications to determine method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components.
- Inspects engines and components, sub-components, modules and all fuel, oil, air related systems in accordance with applicable maintenance manuals.

Education/Experience/Licenses etc.:
- Must have experience with flight control removal and reinstallation such as flaps, ailerons, elevators, rudder, vertical, and horizontal stabilizer.
- Must be able to enter confined spaces such as center wing auxiliary tanks, dry bays, and horizontal access panel. Center Wing Removal and reinstallation experience preferred.
- Must have own hand tools.
- Minimum of five (5) years of experience in Aircraft Maintenance - required.

Physical Requirements:
- Primarily manufacturing/assembly environment.
- Must be able to work in the following environmental conditions: noise, vibration, proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current.
- Must be able to bend and reach.
- Must have close visual acuity such as viewing a computer terminal, extensive reading, visual inspection involving small defects, small parts, and/or operation of machines, and/or assembly or fabrication parts at close distance to the eyes.
- Must be able to communicate effectively, Must be able to maneuver up to 50 lbs.
- Will be performing substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers.
- Must pass Flightline physical & Audiogram