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Aircraft Mechanic - Flight Line Maintenance

Company: PAE Government Services Inc
Location: Key West
Posted on: June 4, 2021

Job Description:

Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World

Aircraft Mechanic - Flight Line Maintenance


The Aircraft Flight Line Maintenance is responsible to the Maintenance Manager/Supervisor/Lead for performing any combination of the following task(s) on a periodic and/or daily basis. Launch and Recovery of Aircraft performing daily and turn around inspections, removing and replacing aircraft tires, performing servicing of engine oil and hydraulic systems. Cleans exterior or interior of aircraft, using portable platform ladders, brushes, rags, water hose, and vacuum. Operate service vehicles. Will be required to review and interpret customer technical orders, quality assurance standard practices, maintenance instructions, military specifications, quality procedures local (QPL) etc., and must be capable of interpreting and complying with all Department Of Defense (DOD), Company and Manufacturer directives/policies as may be required and directed by management. Shall perform aircraft special/scheduled inspections, e.g., washes, 150 hour inspections, etc. Responsible for the self-directed adherence to the Environmental, Health and Safety regulations, policies and mandated Quality Assurance, Security, Explosive Safety, and other applicable Navy/Air Force and Company Program requirements.


  1. The Aircraft Mechanic Flight Line Maintenance must possess superior qualities of personal integrity, maturity, judgment and aptitude that facilitates the accomplishment of assigned work functions and cultivation of a quality work environment. Must be capable of effectively communicating both verbally and in writing.

  2. Must be capable of providing training in specialty/qualification/certifications to other employees.

  3. Will be required to perform a variety of "critical maintenance tasks" applicable to your specialty/qualification/certifications such as but not limited to:

  4. Be capable of obtaining and maintaining Plane Capitan Certification Tire and Wheel Qualified Hydraulic contamination Qualified and all other qualifications/certifications in your classification/specialty and cross train into other areas within your realm of expertise.

  5. Be capable of obtaining and maintaining Support Equipment (SE) Licenses for required equipment.

  6. Be capable of working overtime and any assigned shift.

  7. Be capable of lifting a minimum of 50 lbs.

  8. Comply with and participate in the FOD Program.

  9. Ensure strict compliance with the Tool Control Program.

  10. Perform off-site related duties to include detachments when directed.

  11. Will be required to operate NALCOMIS terminal and document work performed on appropriate/applicable forms and records.

  12. Responsible for the proper use and operation of all Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

  13. Knowledgeable in the application of requisitioning and turn-in of components, and the proper packaging of components prior to turn-in.

  14. Utilize the Computerized Self Evaluation Checklist (CSEC) as an auditing and reporting tool.

  15. Will be required to conduct receiving, in-process and final inspections of equipment and work processes.

  16. Perform other duties and Collateral Duty assignments as assigned and directed by management.


  • Knowledge of general aviation, aviation safety, practices, and be able to understand and comprehend aviation terms and procedures and perform duties as required in aircraft servicing and maintenance operations.
  • Minimum 3 years aircraft experience or military service
  • Must have a valid state driver's license and capable of passing all government licensing requirements
  • Able to obtain and maintain interim/secret clearance


Physical Demands:

This classification's activities range from, an office-like environment with extensive sitting demands to a flight line-like environment with extensive climbing, standing, stooping, bending, pushing, kneeling, stretching, and walking demands. May occasionally be required to lift objects whose weight exceeds 30 pounds. Special vision abilities to perform this job are close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust and focus.

Work Environment:

The diversity of work conditions may range from an office environment where there is little or no physical discomfort to a flight line environment where inclement weather may subject the individual to severe changes in temperature, wind, rain, etc. May be required to work in areas where high noise hazards prevail. May be exposed to fumes, airborne particles, and electrical shock hazards.

PAE is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran's status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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Keywords: PAE Government Services Inc, Key West , Aircraft Mechanic - Flight Line Maintenance, Other , Key West, Florida

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