Khamis, Saudi Arabia, Middle East

F-15 Aircraft Armament Systems Technician – F-15 SA CMS Program

Job Description:

  • 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

 Minimum Requirement:

  • 7 years of experience (must be USAF 5 or 7 Level)

  • Location: Khamis, Saudi Arabia, Middle East
  • Categories: Aviation Maintenance
  • Contract Type: Full Time

Rob Webb

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

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