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Aviation Maintenance Technician (MCAS Miramar, CA)
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Bell Helicopter | Miramar, FL
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Job Description

We are pioneers. We were the first to break the sound barrier and to design the first functional jetpack. We were aboard NASA's first lunar mission and brought advanced tiltrotor systems to market. Today, we are defining the future of on-demand mobility. At Bell, we are proud to work for an iconic company with superb talent, rapidly creating novel and coveted vertical lift experiences.

Bell Helicopter is seeking an Aviation Technician to bepart of the On-Site Quick Response Team (OSQRT), supporting maintenanceoperations for the MV-22 at MCAS Miramar, San Diego, CA. This position involvesheavy maintenance on US Marine Corps MV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft. Work is primarily focused on major installationsand repairs. Additionally, there is a heavy focus on damageinspection/evaluation, repair materials/parts logistics, and functionaltesting.

Position Responsibilities:

* Perform maintenance tasks to assistorganizational-level maintenance with a specific focus on returning Long TermDown Aircraft to flight ready status.

* Provide depot maintenance services at theaircraft operating sites when the aircraft are not required for flightoperations to reduce the time aircraft are required to be down for maintenance.

* Complete maintenance tasks within On-ConditionMaintenance (OCM) guidelines as well as other identified depot field team workspecifications.

* Provide support for larger maintenance tasks,in which organizational-level maintenance participates.

* Perform heavy maintenance tasks on aircraftstructures and systems.

* Evaluate damage and perform composite repairs,electrical and mechanical repairs and installations.

* Ensure work performed meets Bell's expectationsfor the highest levels of safety and quality.

* Maintain a positive rapport with themilitary/government customer.

* Work alongside Marine maintainers whenrequired.

* Follow tasking of NAVAIR Fleet Support Team andMALS-16 Aviation Maintenance Officer (AMO).

Don't miss the chance to join a diverse, inclusive environment that embodies one of our core values, Lift Each Other Up. As a member of our global workforce, you will collaborate with dedicated, enthusiastic teams where differences in experiences, backgrounds and ideas combined with a strong passion for our products take us above and beyond flight.

Educational Requirements

* Two years of technicalcollege/trade school or extensive military or industry training is preferred.

Position Requirements

* Minimum of four years of hands-onexperience working on military and/or commercial aircraft, performing heavymaintenance, is required.
* Rotary Wing maintenance experienceon medium/heavy helicopters is preferred. Experience in militaryoccupation specialties (MOS) 6116 Tiltrotor Mechanic, 6156 Tiltrotor AirframeMechanic, or 6326 Aircraft Communications/Navigation/Electrical/SystemsTechnician is highly preferred.
* Ability to work with InteractiveElectronic Technical Manuals (IETMs) and Temporary Engineering Instructions(TEI).
* Must have the ability to evaluatedamage and perform applicable repair.
* Aircraft structures and compositerepair experience is required.
* Must have the ability to fabricateparts as required.
* FAA A&P certification ispreferred.
* Other relevant extensive aircraftmaintenance experience may be considered in lieu of structural repairexperience, but competence in structural repairs must be obtained with in firstyear of employment.
* Must be able to performoperations/functional checks and troubleshooting of pneumatic, hydraulic,mechanical, electrical, and avionics systems.
* Experience with naval aviationmaintenance policies, procedure, documentation procedures is required.
* Active US Department of Defense(DoD) Secret security clearance is preferred.
* Candidate must possess the abilityand attitude to work in a team environment and must possess good communicationsand information technology skills.
* This position will require travelto other sites in support of helicopter operations.
* Applicants selected will be subjectto a security pre-screening with a subsequent government security investigationand must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information tobe considered for this position.
* Selected candidate must be able toobtain a US Department of Defense (DoD) Secret security clearance.