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Must be authorized to work in the US for any employer without Sponsorship.
(Principal Only! No Corp to Corp)

Position Title: 10234-Aircraft Mechanic (PR) -T45
Location: Naval Air Station Kingsville, TX

Pay Rate: $33.44

Contract Duration: DIRECT HIRE

Job Title: Aircraft Mechanic (PR) –T45

Job Type: Direct Hire

Location: Naval Air Station Kingsville, TX

Hours: 1st Shift



Inspect, troubleshoot, repair, maintain and perform organizational and intermediate (O&I) maintenance level calendar inspections on aviators personal survival equipment and aircraft installed safety/survival equipment in accordance with applicable manuals, publications and instructions.

Possess a working knowledge of Naval Aviation Maintenance Program (NAMP) COMNAVAIRFORINST 4790.2, NAVAIR 13-1-6 series manuals and other applicable maintenance/technical manuals. Must have a working knowledge of aircrew survival equipment and applicable explosive devices.


        Work from Government instructions and Maintenance Instruction Manuals and Company directives to perform maintenance repair and installation of aircraft life support systems and aircrew personal survival equipment.

        Transport, install and remove Cartridge Actuated Devices and Propulsion Actuated Devices.

        Pack, unpack, preserve and maintain parachutes and seat survival kits.

        Repair, fit, maintain and preserve pilots personal equipment

        Perform corrosion control and prevention as required.

        Issues and receives aircrew survival equipment.

        Initiate and update checkout/return records.

        Assemble, place in service and perform calendar inspections on oxygen mask assemblies, survival vest, helmets and other related safety/survival equipment.

        Perform aircraft conditional and special inspections of installed safety/survival equipment.

        Maintain work center workload reports for parachute and personal equipment for accountability and inspection due dates.

        Adjust, maintain and perform minor repairs on sewing machines.

        Construct fabric items using sewing machine and performs hand tacking on fabrics.

        Remove, install and repair slide fasteners, grommets, snap fasteners and Velcro closures on personal survival equipment and other type fabrics.

        Orders required survival equipment and supplies.

        Install and test emergency radios in survival vest.

        May be required to perform collateral duty inspection or CD QAR functions.

        Identifies and treats corrosion. Completes applicable maintenance forms.

        Briefs and debriefs flight personnel on use and condition of survival equipment.

        Maintains cleanliness of work center.

        Complies with Foreign Object Damage (FOD), Hazardous Waste, and Tool Control Programs.

        Assist as directed to ensure safety, security and preservation of Government/Company Owned equipment.

        Performs other related duties as required.

        Deals with the customer in courteous, professional and effective manner.

        May be required to perform off-site service on assigned detachments.

        Must be able to work shift work. Must be able to travel at least 10% of the time. Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

        Must be able to obtain at least interim secret clearance within 6 months of hire. Completion of U.S. Navy PR or equivalent Airforce or Army MOS. Must be able to meet any Government/Company licensing/qualification requirements for the position. Must be able to obtain the level of security clearance required by the Government.

        Must have two (2) years experience in aviators personal survival equipment and aircraft installed safety/survival equipment maintenance.

Physical Demands:

        This classification activity is usually accomplished in a hangar/shop/flight line environment and as such requires the scope of physical movements and postures normally associated with these activities.

        May be required to lift objects whose weight normally will not exceed 50 pounds.

        Special vision abilities required to perform this job are close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust and focus.

Work Environment:

        The diversity of work conditions may range from an environment where there is little or no physical discomfort, to an environment where inclement weather may subject individual to severe changes of temperature, wind, rain, etc.

        May be required to work in areas where high noise hazards prevail.

        May be exposed to fumes or airborne particles.

        May be exposed to electrical shock hazards.

        May work near moving mechanical parts.

Licensing, Certification Requirements:

        Formal/Specialized Training or Equivalent

        Hazardous Waste Communication Training

        FOD and TCP Awareness Trained

        Security Clearance Awareness Training

        COMNAVAIRFORINST 4790.2 Program Awareness

        ISO 9001-2000 Program Awareness


        Valid State Drivers License

        ESD Trained

        Support Equipment Operator’s License

        Collateral Duty Inspector (may be required) #

        Egress System Checkout

        Non-Nuclear Ordnance Handling

        Plane Captain #

        Aircraft Towing Certified

        Aircraft Brake Rider Certified

        Operational Risk Management (ORM) Training

        Fuel Surveillance Trained #


We encourage Minorities, Women, Protected Veterans and Disabled individuals to apply for all positions that they may be qualified for. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks


If you are interested in this position, please submit your resume in a Word Document with the month and year that you have worked at each previous position to - michelle@norlandgroup.com and copy: 10234-Aircraft Mechanic (PR) -T45 to the email Subject Line.

Or click this email link and attach your resume in a MS Word Document format

Job Posted Date: 12/14/2017