209648 - Flight Readiness Technician B
Industry
MAN
Region
TX-Texas
City
San Antonio
State
TX
Rate
$DOE
Duration
9 Months
Description


Chipton-Ross is seeking 10 Flight Readiness Technician B's for a contract opportunity in San Antonio, TX.

*This position is 100% ONSITE.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Flight Readiness Technicians perform rework, modification, maintenance, preflight and post-flight checks for delivery, including, troubleshooting pre and post-flight checks and performs maintenance and modification actions for delivery. This position will provide critical production support to the Delivery Center including improving production efficiency, safety and optimizing product quality.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Performs flight test installations and aircraft functional testing.
• Assists in troubleshooting pneumatic, hydraulic, electrical and avionics systems to isolate mechanical and/or electrical/electronic faults and assists in repairing faulty components.
• Assists with pre-flight and post-flight checks and performs maintenance and modification actions.
• Resolves identified problems during operation and testing of deliverable products.
• Verifies the accuracy of work performed and may conduct self-inspection.
• Assists in performing system & sub-system pre-delivery inspections and aircraft maintenance in preparation for delivery.
• Participates in determining details of assignments to accomplish a wide range of objectives.
• Plans, schedules and arranges own activities with the assistance of lead. Work is reviewed upon completion for adequacy in meeting objectives.

HARD REQUIREMENTS:
If hired, successful completion of training is a contingency for this assignment.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
• The candidate must be able to ascend and descend vertical work ladders, work in confined spaces, and lift loads of approximately 35 pounds.
• Exposure to noise, working on elevated platforms
• Use personal protective gear for face, eyes, ears, hand, and arms as required.
• Pass visual acuity and color perception tests
• Read, write, and comprehend the English language
• Handle, use, and dispose of hazardous material
• Obtain & maintain training certifications as required to support assignment responsibilities
• Occasional (1 to 3 hrs) finger manipulation
• On occasion, a 2-person lift may be necessary for weights greater than 50 lbs
• Frequent reaching overhead (3 to 6 hrs)
• Frequent walking on flat surfaces
• Frequent standing flat or uneven surfaces
• Frequent balancing on a ladder, steps, or uneven surfaces
• Occasional climbing on 3-12 ft ladders or stands
• Rotation of head/neck, sitting, crawling, squatting, bend/st
• Occasional contact with metals
• Frequent exposure to noise

REQUIRED SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS:
• Must be able to work any shift including days, nights and weekends.
• Minimum 3 months experience with live aircraft systems and flight operations.
• FAA Airframe & Powerplant license.

DESIRED SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS:
• 1+ years’ related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience
• Minimum 3 months of Aerospace, Fabrication, or Manufacturing experience.
• Minimum 3 months of 787 Program Experience.
• Familiar with client Production System.
• Experience with Field/Flight Line Operations.

EDUCATION:
Accredited education/experience typically acquired through basic education (e.g. High School diploma/GED) and typically 1 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience (e.g. vocational school/Associate). Successfully completing training is a contingency for this assignment.

TRAVEL: YES
Potentially 50% to VCV or BSC.

FULL TIME/VARIABLE
WORK HOURS: All submitted candidates should be available to work variable shifts based on business need, 1st and 2nd.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Kristie Hardage
khardage@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x251 or (800) 927-9318 x251

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.