210429 - Aircraft Electrical Mechanic
San Antonio
9 Months

Chipton-Ross is seeking 35 Electrical Mechanics for a contract opportunity in San Antonio, TX.

*This position is 100% ONSITE.

· Performs on and off aircraft electrical modification to electrical wiring and system components
· Perform complex connector terminations including shielded wires, coaxial cables and fiber optic wiring.
· Understand wire handling and routing instructions.
· Perform sealing, wrapping, bonding, tying, and closure of wire harnesses and cables in accordance with standard processes.
· Demonstrate technical ability to read and interpret engineering drawings, technical orders, process specifications, and retrofit requirements to perform electrical modification/repair.
· Adhere to government and company procedural guidance, perform assembly, installation, visual inspection of physical characteristics, modification of wire bundles & electrical assemblies, operational and quality checks of aircraft work.
· Troubleshoot malfunctions in aircraft electrical and environmental systems of moderate difficulty at the organizational or depot maintenance level.
· Performs aircraft bench and/or flight line operational testing and troubleshooting in accordance with DOD, manufacturer, company, supplier and other directives.
· Performs assembly, installation, check-out physical characteristics, operational testing and modification of wire bundles in the testing, development and modification of aircraft in accordance with DOD, manufacturer, company, supplier and other directives.
· Responsible for the proper performance of assignments and the prudent handling of product, tools and equipment.
· Required to consult with management and peers to assess best work process.
· Will assist and train less senior employees.
· May be required to lead teams through more complex aircraft relevant tasks.
· Able to prioritize workload to maintain schedules on assigned projects.
· Perform all duties of lower Electrics classifications as required to successfully accomplish assignments.
· Interpret standard work instructions, charts, tables, blueprints, wire diagrams, formulas, sketches, verbal and electronic orders, job layouts, etc. to accomplish assigned work.
· Ensure that all equipment is used in accordance with established safety and operating procedures.
· Diagnose and correct malfunctions occurring in assembly processes.
· Use any and all precision measuring instruments, gauges, tools, etc., necessary to check dimensions and conformance to quality requirements.
· Maintain necessary certifications, licenses and permits as required for assigned work.
· Able to ascend and descend vertical work ladders, work in confined spaces, and lift loads of approximately 35 pounds.
· Able to work various shifts and/or an alternate baseline schedule that may frequently change to support mission requirements and may include weekends and holidays. Mission requirements and/or workload may require both scheduled and unscheduled overtime
· Must be familiar with Hazardous Energy and Lock Out /Tag systems applications to ensure working environment is deemed safe for access and on the job performance.
· Will be required to assist other team members (General Mechanics, Structures, Avionics) in order to ensure cost/schedule targets are met.
·Work statement is a non-managerial role, non-leadership role

· 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
· Experience understanding and interpreting detailed written and verbal work instructions and processes
· 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/stoop, lying down, and operate foot controls for an extended period of time
· Occasional contact with metals
· Frequent exposure to noise

· 4+ years of on-aircraft Electrical installation and modification experience. Please clearly indicate on your resume your aircraft platform experience and years of experience with aircraft electrical systems installation and modifications.
· Demonstrated experience with routing and terminations, including shielded wires, co-axial cables, and fiber optic wiring.
· If hired, successful completion of training is a contingency for this assignment.

· Position requires 4+ years of experience in those duties as previously described for satisfactory performance.
· Knowledgeable in shop mathematics and practices, electrical/electronic theories and systems sufficient to perform assigned duties.
· Experience in working with schematics, specifications, assembly drawings and standard operating procedures
· Proficient in computer skills including but not limited to: aircraft related systems and basic office software.
· Please clearly indicate on resume your aircraft platform experience.
· Experience with Modification Program

· Previous client experience
· Operate a forklift, mobile crane, and riding type electric powered elevating equipment to accomplish work assignment.

High School Diploma or Accredited GED.

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

This position will require the ability to obtain customer approval for access. Dual citizenship or prior citizenship of any other country may preclude ability to obtain access. A 3rd party background check relating to personal and business finances, residences, employment history, past drug use, prior military service, and criminal behavior will be conducted prior to a start date.

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

Christopher Conaway
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

Phone: (843) 554-5800 x332 or (800) 927-9318 x332

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.