Product Repair/Mod Technician

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This position is part of the on-site C-17 Globemaster III Integrated Sustainment Program maintenance team supporting the Strategic Airlift Capability (SAC) C-17 aircraft based at Papa AB, Hungary.

Applicant will participate in organizational level maintenance activities (e.g. flight line tasks including aircraft servicing, inspections, fault diagnosis and component replacement, and structural repair) associated with day-to-day operations of C-17 Globemaster III aircraft to meet SAC mission requirements. Additionally, participation in Intermediate level maintenance activities (e.g. back-shop tasks including component repair, test set operation, battery charging, and scheduled periodic inspections) will be required.

  • This position may be required to work one of three shifts Monday through Friday, weekends and holidays as required to support the flight line maintenance requirements.
  • Assembles, disassembles and troubleshoots all assemblies by changing, removing and replacing aerospace vehicle components, using general aerospace maintenance practices and aerospace product specifications to correct failures. Removes and replaces components for repair, replacement or testing to support product serviceability. Resolves and corrects complex problems during operation, maintenance and repair of deliverable products. Leads assembly, disassembly or overhaul functions to ensure adequacy, accuracy and thoroughness of product assembly, disassembly and overhauls. Measures and makes adjustments using shims, lapping or other documented processes, to satisfy specifications ensure correct tolerances are obtained. Assists engineering with significant discrepancies. Plans and coordinates the activities of other technicians to ensure timely repairs Independently performs routine functional/diagnostic tests and troubleshoots aerospace/missile systems, using monitoring instruments and bench/automated test equipment, to determine root cause of initial or isolated failures. Performs validation/verification testing of systems and components to ensure serviceability. Troubleshoots for customers, using established fault isolation procedures, in order to isolate mechanical or electrical faults. Calls out routine repairs and advises less experienced technicians on how to analyze test results.
  • Directs routine and complex functional/diagnostic tests and troubleshoots aerospace/missile systems, using monitoring instruments and bench/automated test equipment, to determine root cause of initial or isolated failures. Performs validation/verification testing of systems and components to ensure serviceability. Troubleshoots for customers, using established fault isolation procedures, in order to isolate mechanical or electrical faults. Troubleshoots accurately, with little or no engineering assistance and calls out repairs. Oversees and advises individuals on analyzing test data. Interprets data and assists engineering in diagnosing, locating and correcting complex malfunctions or discrepancies. Independently, visually inspects component before installation or usage to verify cleanliness and serviceability of components. Identifies and documents discrepancies found during inspection.
  • Independently documents repairs, test results, applicable modifications and inspection results, using specific, detailed instructions and established processes and procedures, to ensure contractual and regulatory compliance. Ensures correctness of documented instructions and procedures and provides feedback to engineering regarding modifications, troubleshooting, repairing and testing documentation. Assists engineering to rectify discrepancies found by technicians. Assists in the development of new proposals, to identify personnel, equipment and material needed, cost and schedules. Properly identifies discrepancies found with parts and assists with reconciliation of discrepancies. Independently performs as part of a team tasks associated with the safe handling of an aerospace vehicle (e.g. jacking, towing, system operations).
  • Visually inspects component before installation or usage to verify cleanliness and serviceability of components. Identifies and documents discrepancies found during inspection. Assists in resolution of discrepancies found by technicians and provide training to less experienced personnel.
  • Directs modifications to satisfy deliverable products, by assisting in the development of procedures and practices. Understands and interprets required engineering drawings, instructions and technical specifications to advise engineers and technicians. Resolves and corrects routine and complex problems during development of documentation and initial modification of deliverable products.
  • English is the primary language of the SAC community on the airbase in Papa. All technical data to perform the tasks and training are in English. Competency in reading, comprehension and speaking the English language is necessary.
  • Preferred candidate possesses or is able to obtain NATO security clearance
  • US or NATO Secret Clearance is required – post hiring is acceptable
  • Preferred candidate will have a High School diploma or GED, and one of the following: an FAA Airframes & Powerplant license, formal US military aircraft/aviation training or other civilian formal aircraft/aviation maintenance training.
  • Preferred candidate will have 5 or more years’ aviation flight line experience AND proven C-17 maintenance experience and accredited schooling.

Relocation support may be offered to selected candidate.
Employer may sponsor applicants for employment visa status.

This requisition is for an international, locally hired position.

Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Experience Level
Individual Contributor

Contingent Upon Program Award
No, this position is not contingent upon program award

Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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