C-130 Airframe & Powerplant Technician

    Lockheed Martin Corporation
    Greenville, SC 29601
    Full-time
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    Job Description

    Description:Inspects, troubleshoots, repairs, overhauls and modifies aircraft systems and powerplants in accordance with established written procedures, specifications, and standards. Candidate must be knowledgeable in aircraft systems operation and maintenance to include landing gear, powerplants, flight controls, disassembly, reassembly, rigging and aircraft movement.

    Must be able to read and speak English. Comprehend documents such as safety rules, operating maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.

    Mission essential functions and other duties may be assigned as required.

    Candidate will provide shadowed toolbox with etched tools per minimum inventory and specifications as detailed by the company.

    In order to perform the essential functions of this job, the employee is regularly required to perform repetitive movements, work overhead, use hands to grasp, handle, and/or feel, reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, squat, crawl, twist, and work on or in the aircraft. The employee is occasionally required to sit, climb, and balance. The employee must frequently lift and/or push or pull up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or push or pull up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. While performing the essential functions of this job, the employee will be required to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as needed to perform job tasks. The employee is regularly exposed to vibration. The candidate will be frequently be exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles. The candidate must be able to properly use, handle and dispose of hazardous materials, and toxic or caustic chemicals per Government regulations and company procedures. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, high, precarious places, outside weather conditions and risk of electrical shock. The candidate is required to work in a safe and efficient manner while maintaining a clean, FOD-free work area.

    *Candidate must be available to travel at short notice and expect to be away for various lengths of time.

    *Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.

    *Must be able to obtain a final secret clearance
    Basic Qualifications:
    - Candidate must possess at minimum, 8 years of related C-130 aircraft airframe and powerplant experience and be knowledgeable in C-130 aircraft systems operation to include landing gear, flight controls, disassembly, re-assembly, rigging, aircraft ground operations and the flight line environment

    - Must possess an FAA Airframe and or Powerplant License
    Desired Skills:
    - Experience in Depot level maintenance on C-130 aircraft.
    - Experience as a C-130 engine run technician and/or Flight Engineer experience
    - Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings, technical manuals, understanding symbols, flags, and general notes
    - Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists
    - Ability to identify aircraft locations by station, butt-line, and waterline as shown or engineering documentation and technical orders
    - Ability to work with precision measuring instruments, micrometers, calipers, tape measures, and standard scales
    - High school education or equivalent (GED)
    Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They're dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

    As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin's vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers' toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories. Experience Level: Hourly/Non-Exempt Business Unit: AERONAUTICS COMPANY Relocation Available: No Career Area: Technicians Clearance Level: Secret Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: 9/80 A: (Autotime System) Shift: First
    Posting ID: 554945434Posted: 2020-05-21