California, United States

F/A-18 Airframes / Hydraulic Mechanic II


The Airframes Mechanic is responsible for maintaining the exterior aircraft structure and airframe hydraulic system components for the Customer.

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  1. Inspects, maintains, repairs, and services aircraft structure, hydraulic, pneumatic and airframe system components.
  1. Performs hourly, calendar, phase, and conditional inspections as required by maintenance requirement cards.
  1. Troubleshoots airframe, flight control, and landing gear systems.
  1. Uses color-coded charts of aircraft piping and lines.
  1. Reads schematic diagrams, shop sketches, clue prints and interpret applicable technical data.
  1. Use of power tools and precision measuring devices in the maintenance and repair of aircraft.

Required educational/skills background:

      1. High school diploma or equivalent.
      2. Level I –  Four years previous experience in aircraft repair.
      3. Level II – Five years previous experience in aircraft repair.  Must be capable of attaining Collateral Duty Inspector within required timeframe
      4. Level III  – Six years previous experience in aircraft repair.  Must be capable of attaining Collateral Duty Quality Assurance Representative within required timeframe.
      5. Completion of one or more NAMTGD or equivalent OMA maintenance courses.
      6. Experience performing structural repair utilizing sheet metal, fiberglass, and composite materials.
      7. Thorough knowledge of corrosion control and aircraft painting techniques.
      8. Knowledge of naval maintenance publications, maintenance requirement cards, and the ability to document maintenance utilizing the Naval Aviation Logistics Command Information System (NALCOMIS).


  • Location: California, United States
  • Categories: Aviation Maintenance
  • Contract Type: Full Time

Rob Webb

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

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

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