210452 - Flight Readiness Technician B
Industry
MAN
Region
TX-Texas
City
San Antonio
State
TX
Rate
$DOE
Duration
9 months
Description


Chipton-Ross is seeking 25 Flight Readiness Technician Bs for a contract opportunity in San Antonio, TX.

*This position is 100% ONSITE.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Seeking a Flight Readiness Technician to support team based out of San Antonio.

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.

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

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

DESIRED SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS:
o 1+ years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
o Minimum 3 months of Aerospace, Fabrication, or Manufacturing experience.
o Minimum 3 months of 787 Program Experience.
o Familiar with Client Production System.
o 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.

WORK HOURS: MUST BE OPEN TO WORKING 1st, 2nd or 3rd SHIFT.
PER CLIENT: Candidates who do not have the flexibility to work all shifts or variable shifts should not apply for this opportunity.


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

Contact
Emmanuel Morgan
emorgan@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x239 or (800) 927-9318 x239

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.