Aircraft Ground Support Equipment Senior Mechanic

    Lockheed Martin Corporation
    Greenville, SC
    Full-time
    Similar jobs pay $9.06 - $17.11

    Job Description

    Description:Performs scheduled and unscheduled maintenance on Ground Support Equipment (GSE). Inspects, tests, and operates GSE to determine equipment serviceability and proper operation. Diagnoses mechanical and electronic circuitry malfunctions using visual and auditory senses, test equipment, and technical publications. Removes, disassembles, repairs, cleans, treats for corrosion, assembles, and reinstalls GSE accessories and components. Stencils and marks AGE. Services equipment with fuel, oil, coolant, water, hydraulic fluid, and air. Operates, cleans, inspects, and services GSE towing vehicles; maintains vehicle forms. Provides dispatch service for GSE, including positioning equipment to support aircraft maintenance and flying operations.

    Provides extensive maintenance coverage in the areas of responsibility by performing maintenance work necessary to prevent functional breakdowns. Extensive experience in hydraulics preferred as duties will include maintenance and repair of equipment hydraulic systems.

    May be required to perform major overhaul and rebuilding of machinery and equipment.

    Perform diagnostics, repair, and preventative maintenance on equipment items.

    Determines methods and sequence of troubleshooting, repair operations, and modifications to equipment by working from manufacturers manuals, drawings, and specifications, installation layouts and sketches and verbal or written instructions. Replace worn or broken parts, make adjustments and alignments as required, clean areas, and prepare equipment for full service.

    *Must be a US Citizen.
    Basic Qualifications:
    Must have 8 or more years of hands-on maintenance experience dealing with Aircraft Ground Support Equipment (ie. Aircraft Tugs, Diesel engines, forklifts, etc.)

    Must be experienced in utilizing mechanical/diagnostic tools with the ability to identify the correct equipment needed to isolate and repair equipment malfunctions.

    Must be able to interpret electrical schematics, engineering drawings, and manufacturer diagrams and manuals.
    Desired Skills:
    Ability to perform periodic and annual inspections and maintenance of equipment, assists other mechanics in diagnosing and troubleshooting of equipment.

    Ability to prepare required records and reports on all assigned equipment, identify and order parts required, and provide assistance in training employees in areas of specialties.
    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: Facilities Clearance Level: None Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: 9x80A-9,9,9,9,8 hrs/d in wk1, /9,9,9,9,off in wk2 Shift: First
    Posting ID: 556641200Posted: 2020-05-21