A&P Technician/Mechanic

Job Number:
Job Category:
Machinery / Assembly / Tactical Vehicles
BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Bagram Airfield Afghanistan AF
Yes, 10% of the time
Day Job
Potential for Teleworking:
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Top Secret
The Leidos Defense & Intelligence Group has an opening in Bagram, Afghanistan within the SS-AISR program for an A&P Technician/Mechanic. 

Job Summary
The A&P Technician/Mechanic will support the Primary Mission Equipment (PME) maintenance activity ensuring compliance with OEM and FAA rules and regulations. As part of the PME section the A&P will fully support and contribute to all PME maintenance and required avionics and airframe activities. Selected candidate will work deployed OCONUS on a 60/60 rotation. Working conditions can range from an environment where there is little or no physical discomfort, to an environment where inclement weather may subject the individual to severe changes in temperature, wind, rain, etc.  May be required to work in areas where high noise hazards, exposure to fumes, airborne particles, and electrical shock, and other hazards exist.

Primary Responsibilities
•Responsible for all PME related aircraft required maintenance activities
•Submit daily, weekly or monthly reports as required
•Track and perform scheduled and unscheduled PME related aircraft maintenance, repair and inspections
•Update maintenance tracking software/databases
•Perform ordering, shipping, receiving and issuing of material
•Perform troubleshooting, electronic measurements and diagnosis, and repairs of PME and avionics equipment
•Troubleshoot systems to provide an effective solution
•Maintain FAA required records, manuals and inspection forms
•Perform Daily/turnaround inspections
• Perform COMSEC electronic key control maintenance and equipment loads
•Perform corrosion related treatment
•Structural repairs and component in-house repair/back shop programs
•Work hours may be adjusted for operational requirements
• Perform other duties as assigned

Basic Qualifications
•Must have a High School diploma or equivalent, and 5+ years of prior relevant experience
•Must be a US Citizen
•Must have a Secret Clearance and able to obtain a Top Secret
•Current FAA A&P certificate required
•Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English
•Must have a current civilian driver's license
•Qualified applicants must have a minimum of three (3) years aircraft mechanic experience on King Air series aircraft
•Must be able to troubleshoot, diagnose, read and interpret electronics drawings and diagrams, and repair integrated avionics systems and components
•Must have an in-depth knowledge of using aircraft technical publications with the ability to read and interpret basic schematic diagrams, drawings, and charts
•Must be able to work shifts as assigned and travel as required to support program wide operations
•Must be in good physical condition, and capable of completing and passing a physical exam and CONUS Replacement Center (CRC) course prior to deployment OCONUS
•Must be able to work in the assigned work/living environment, work shift as assigned, 7 days a week, 12 hours a day to support mission requirements
•Highly proficient using common or special hand tools and test equipment as required for aircraft and avionics maintenance
•Must have working knowledge of aircraft safety directives
•Must have an in-depth knowledge of aircraft/vehicle movement and safety/hazards during flight line operations
• Must have proficient computer skills with experience using Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) as well as maintenance database and tracking software


Preferred Qualifications
• Recent experience with MARSS, EMARSS integrated systems platforms
• Top Secret Clearance
• Proficiency and understanding of computer networks, radio frequency equipment, satellite communications, and full motion video systems
• Experience working OCONUS or in hardship environments
-Travel required, within Afghanistan

   *External Referral Eligible

Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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