Vinnell Arabia AH-6i Mechanic Phase Lead (AVIM) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Overview:

Responsible for: : Performs aircraft maintenance tasks on the AH6i as required using the specific OEM Operators Manual, Maintenance Test Flight Manual, Check List Manual, and any other directives pertinent to the environment. Removes and installs aircraft systems and subsystem assemblies and components including engines, rotors, gearboxes, transmissions, mechanical flight controls and their components. Services and lubricates aircraft systems, subsystems, and components. Prepares aircraft for inspections and maintenance checks. Performs scheduled and unscheduled aircraft maintenance actions. Uses common measuring tools, precision measuring gages and alignment fixtures. Performs aircraft and related components routine and special inspections. Performs maintenance operational checks. Diagnoses and troubleshoots aircraft subsystems using special tools and equipment as required. Uses and performs operator maintenance on tools, special tools and Aircraft Ground Support Equipment (AGSE) Prepares aircraft maintenance forms and records. Responsible to develop and execute phase plans from Pre Dock to Post Test flight. Ensures that all related maintenance operations are conducted in a safe manner.

A. Duties/responsibilities:

  1. Ensures that AH-6i Aircraft maintenance functional activities and procedures among designated organizations are planned, coordinated, integrated, and synchronized to achieve established platform operational readiness objectives.

  2. Responsible for the compliance with established maintenance systems, processes, procedures and reports that provide immediate situational awareness of platform readiness rates.

  3. Establishes daily maintenance operational goals, objectives and priorities for implementation in order to achieve stated readiness rates and MNG training objectives as required.

  4. Oversees the daily maintenance management of individually assigned aircraft in support of the Aviation Maintenance Manager.

  5. Works within the maintenance quality control processes, procedures, standards.

  6. Directs inquires, investigations, and research analysis related to aviation maintenance of UH-6i Aircraft and supporting maintenance activities to the Aviation Maintenance Manager.

  7. Supervises the individuals as assigned.

  8. Ensures all maintenance operations and related maintenance support activities are conducted in a safe manner.

  9. Supports, in coordination with the aviation manager, the Downed Aircraft Recovery Team (DART) process and procedure.

  10. Responsible to develop and execute phase plans from Pre Dock to Post test flight and report progress as required.

  11. Other duties as assigned.

B. Independence: Performs within the broad guidelines of duties and responsibilities with significant choice of methods. Authority to select and implement goals and objectives within the execution of duties and responsibilities.

C. Supervisory Responsibilities: as assigned.

Qualifications:

*A. Education Level: *High school diploma required.

B. Experience: Three (5) years’ experience as an aircraft mechanic on MD500 series or OH-58D, AH-64 required. Experience in phase management required. Qualified by the appropriate USG armed force aircraft mechanic maintenance course or civilian equivalent training required. Five (1) years’ experience as an aircraft mechanic on AH-6i desired. A&P; rating desired.

*C. Specific knowledge, skill, and ability requirements: *

  1. Certificate: USG armed force aircraft mechanic maintenance course or civilian equivalent training required.

  2. Proficient in the use of computer-hosted interactive technical manuals ULLS AE, aircraft maintenance forms, and other aircraft related documentation.

  3. Demonstrated past performance and experience in maintenance in MD-530 or AH-64, OH-58D Aircraft.

  4. Ability to communicate both orally and written.

  5. Successfully pass an overseas deployment Physical upon hire.

  6. Ability to effectively deal with people in the supervision of staff and team members.

  7. Ability to effectively communicate with the customer in a professional and courteous manner.

  8. Possesses a valid driver’s license.

ID: 2017-2342

Location: SA-Riyadh

Category: Aviation Maintenance

Hire Type: New