Position Summary: The MQ-9 Transition Training Instructor (Temporary) will be capable of performing organizational level servicing of maintenance on Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). Conducting weapons loading, storage and transport. Repairing and modifying aircraft structures, structural components and engines. Maintaining and repairing aircraft components including but not limited to flight controls, engines, landing gears, fuel systems and mechanical components. Performing aircraft jacking, lifting, towing, and manual movement. Working knowledge of tools such as test equipment, torque wrenches, dial indicators, micrometers, and other special tools and equipment.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Conduct technical training on the MQ-9 airframe and associated equipment.
Conduct instruction in accordance with the approved Aircraft Mechanic Instructor guide.
Manage training flow
Instruct students assigned to the training class.
Excellent attention to detail. Very good communication skills both written and verbal. Excellent team member.
Six (6) years Aviation Maintenance experience, with skill level equivalent to USAF 5-Skill Level. Two (2) years of leadership and management experience.
Must be competent in using & interpreting USAF Technical Orders (TO’s) & technical data to identify, troubleshoot, and diagnose moderate to complex maintenance problems. Qualified on associated JQS tasks identified within the instructor guide. Demonstrated proficiency in basic airframe and power plant skill sets. Attained skill level 5 or higher on the MQ-9 mechanics’ tasks as documented in the BFS training system (equivalent experience to USAF 5-Skill Level).
Current Secret Security Clearance. US Citizen or proper immigration status. Must be willing to travel overseas for extended periods of time as required by the company. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds. Must meet company fitness for duty requirements.
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