Saudi Arabia, Middle East

AIRCRAFT ARRESTING GEAR SYSTEM TECHNICIAN


The Aircraft Arresting Gear System / Barrier Maintenance Technician is responsible for the operation, maintenance, inspection and training on the aircraft arresting system.

Responsibilities

Typical duties include the following, although specific duties vary by assignment or location:

  • Provide BAK-14 and BAK-12, 500S Aircraft Arresting System (AAS) training and maintenance  scheduling, recurring maintenance and repairs to support the Company and end-user personnel.
  • Training shall be consistent with requirements of AFI 32-1043, Managing, Operating, and  Maintaining Aircraft Arresting Systems and ESCO SOM technical data.
  • Perform BAK-14, BAK-12 and 500S, daily, weekly, and monthly maintenance schedules that meet or exceed all manufacturer’s specifications and/or military Technical Orders
  • Monitor and operate control boards to regulate power plants.
  • Operate and maintain diesel generating units and auxiliary equipment.
  • Inspect equipment for malfunctions.
  • Oils, greases and adjusts machinery and equipment and makes minor repairs.
  • Make periodic inspections to see that all equipment and controls are operating properly and are in good condition.
  • Maintain consumption and production records.
  • Reports defects and recommends improvements, alterations and repairs.
  • Maintains inventory lists and requisitions supplies, materials and repair parts.
  • Assist in training lower level power plant operators and others.
  • Perform other qualified duties as assigned

Knowledge & Skills

  • Knowledge of document and report writing.
  • Technical understanding of power plant operation and maintenance.
  • Knowledge of safe work practices and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
  • Fluency in reading, writing, and speaking, and understanding English.

Experience & Education

  • Minimum ten (10) years aircraft barrier experience in operation and maintenance of BAK-12 and/or 500S and BAK-14 aircraft arresting systems.
  • Must have completed an approved DOD school in the operation and maintenance of aircraft arresting systems or equivalent commercial school.
  • USAF CEMIRT experience is highly desirable;
  • Experience in the maintenance and operation of commercial grade generators ranging in size from 5 to 2500 kilowatts is not required but strongly desired.
  • Physical Requirements/Working Environment.
  • Able to work in extreme weather conditions for moderate periods of time.
  • Able to lift at least 30 to 50 pounds.
  • Able to stand for long periods.

 


  • Location: Saudi Arabia, Middle East
  • Categories: Aviation Maintenance, Operations / Management

Marc Ballgae


Contact Information
  • Call: (904) 264-0097
  • Fax: (904) 264-0230

Address:
Aviation Recruiting, Inc.
1845 Town Center Boulevard, Suite 350
Fleming Island, FL 32003

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