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Lockheed Martin Aircraft Mechanic II- Flight Line in Crestview, Florida

Description: The Aircraft Mechanic II inspects, troubleshoots malfunctions, rigs, repairs and modifies aircraft structures, structural components and aircraft systems of moderate difficulty, maintains and repairs aircraft components including but not limited to landing gear, flight surfaces and controls, anti-icing, engines, hydraulics, pneumatics, fuel systems, ventilation, heating and cooling systems and mechanical components, applies technical knowledge of airframe and power plant systems in determining equipment malfunctions and applies required expertise in restoring equipment condition and or operation; applies comprehensive technical expertise to solve moderate to complex problems . This worker reads and interprets manufacturers’ and airline’s maintenance manuals, service bulletins, technical data, engineering data, and other specifications to determine feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components.

This position will be primarily located at Eglin Air Force Base with occasional trips to Crestview, Hurlburt Field, and other TDY locations. This work shift may require the selected candidate to work first, second, or third shift as required.


Basic Qualifications:

Individual must have a thorough knowledge of aircraft mechanical components with the ability to troubleshoot, adjust, repair and replace parts/components.

4 years of flight line experience on C-130J aircraft as a mechanic

Requires broad working knowledge of C-130J aircraft systems to include hydraulics, structures, engines, refuel pods and electrical systems.

Experience performing periodic, and other hourly, special or calendar inspections.

Basic knowledge of electrical theory and thorough knowledge of aircraft unique tools; such as test equipment, torque wrenches, and dial indicators, micrometers and powered/non-powered support equipment.

Proficient with using USAF Technical Orders, the Data Transfer and Diagnostic System (DTADS), documentation of AFTO 781 forms and entering data into the Integrated Maintenance Data System (IMDS).

Experience with aircraft launch/recovery, performing pre-flight, thru-flight, and basic post-flight and corrosion's inspections.

Prior experience as Refuel/Defuel, Aircraft Jack and Tow Team Supervisor.

Prior experience performing other miscellaneous aircraft services to include but not limited to: Lox, Hydraulic and Engine Oil, service aircraft tire/struts.

Ability to obtain a secret security clearance therefore must be a US Citizen.

Desired Skills:

7-Level Aircraft Mechanic or equivalent

Advanced Systems School

C-130J APU/Engine Run certification

Familiar with handling HAXMAT/HAZWASTE materials.



Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.