F-15 Aircraft Armament Systems Technician – ICS Program (F-15 SA)
- Load, unload, and position munitions on aircraft.
- Load, position, perform, safing operations, and unload munitions.
- Use handling, loading, and checkout procedures and equipment.
- Test suspension, launch, and release systems for retentive locking, and manual or electrical release.
- Analyze malfunctions.
- Perform functional checks of launch and suspension systems.
- Prepare munitions and inspect post loading weapons.
- Operate handling and loading equipment, and mate munitions with aircraft release, launch, and suspension systems.
- Load and service aircraft gun systems.
- Test electrical and electronic circuitry for continuity, voltage, and proper operation.
- Test for unwanted electrical signal or power before connecting electrically actuated explosives and propellants.
- Install ground safety devices on munition and gun system components to prevent inadvertent detonation, launching, or firing.
- Insert and remove impulse cartridges associated with fuel tanks and pylons.
- Adjust and install fuses, boosters, and delay elements in conventional munitions.
- Inspect, repair, and maintain aircraft release, launch, suspension, and monitor systems; aircraft guns; and related equipment.
- Operate, inspect, and perform operator maintenance on related munitions handling, loading, and test equipment.
- Disassemble, repair, or replace mechanical, electrical, electronic, and pneudraulic mechanisms of launch and release systems, and aircraft gun systems.
- Remove, disassemble, and inspect parts and subassemblies for damage, rust, corrosion, or acceptable clearances and tolerances.
- Make adjustments and apply lubricants and preservatives.
- Perform serviceability tests on aircraft guns, gun systems, and munitions associated suspension equipment.
- Perform armament systems maintenance functions.
- Modify munitions launch, release, suspension, and monitor systems to improve efficiency.
- Determine probable effect of modifications on future maintenance and operational problems.
- Plan, organize, and direct aircraft armament systems maintenance activities.
- Establish and evaluate performance and training standards, maintenance controls, and procedures.
- Check methods and techniques used to load and unload munitions on aircraft, to repair and maintain aircraft release and gun systems, and to maintain, repair, and modify associated equipment.
- Ensure compliance with policies, directives, and safety procedures.
- Analyze productivity and work quality.
- Evaluate operational efficiency of aircraft guns and munitions systems, and recommend modification.
- Perform all other duties assigned by Weapons Supervisor.
- Experience: The following experience is mandatory loading and unloading munitions, or maintaining, repairing, and modifying munitions launch, release, suspension, or aircraft gun system
- 7 years of experience (must be USAF 5 or 7 Level)
Khamis, Saudi Arabia, Middle East