This National Guard position is for a AIRCRAFT ENGINE MECHANIC, Position Description Number D1635000and is part of the HI 154 MXS, National Guard.
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NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED: This is an excepted service position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the National Guard. Selectee will be required to wear the military uniform. Acceptance of an excepted service position constitutes concurrence with these requirements as a condition of employment. Applicants who are not currently a member of the National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership and employment in the National Guard in the military grade listed in this announcement.
LOCATION: 154th Maintenance Squadron, Hawaii Air National Guard, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii
RECRUITMENT AREA: Present enlisted members (E4 to E5) of the Hawaii Air National Guard
SUMMARY OF DUTIES: The primary purpose of this position is to certify acceptable performance, test, repair, trouble-shoot, operationally check and modify aircraft turbine and auxiliary power units, and associated propulsion system components.
- Troubleshoots malfunctioning engines and interrelated propulsion system components, determines degree of disassembly or certification required, repairs or replaces defective components, diagnostic computers and associated hardware.
- Troubleshoots, modifies, repairs, and performs sequential disassembly and assembly of gearboxes and auxiliary power units.
- Performs scheduled and special evaluations on installed engines, auxiliary power units, and associated airframe-mounted systems.
- Performs command directed and locally established in-progress inspections (IPI) (certifying acceptable performance of all conventional or modified aircraft engines prior to their being installed in the aircraft or placed in inventory) of propulsion system components and associated equipment to determine adequacy of workmanship, materials and maintenance.
- Requisitions, processes, and accounts for supply assets as required by the repairableprocessing system.
- Provides technical advice and troubleshooting expertise to other work centers when propulsion systems affect or are affected by interrelated aircraft systems, such as: electro-environmental, pneudraulic, fuel and avionics systems.
- Provides on-the-job training to lower graded personnel or newly assigned personnel regardless of grade.
- Performs other duties as assigned
Details of the duties and responsibilities are contained in the applicable position description (D1635000) located online, on the FASCLASS website. https://acpol2.army.mil/fasclass/search_fs/search_fs_output.asp?fcp=zutpk3eFRtaToL2jr7lGuam0buidbZKXl6VVf2qCRtyUbYWdmKZUgg%3D%3D