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Repair Station Field Airborne Support Team Tech A&P - Ft Worth, TX*$5,000 Sign On Bonus Eligible* - Military Veterans

at General Dynamics

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Position Title: Repair Station Field Airborne Support Team Tech A&P - Ft Worth, TX$5,000 Sign On Bonus Eligible

Date: May 22, 2024

Location: Ft Worth, TX, US

Company: Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation

GAC Fort Worth

Unique Skills:

Must be available on an on-call basis, with the ability to be on site or dispatched within two hours of the initial contact from Gulfstream.

Education and Experience Requirements

High School Diploma or GED required. 4 years combined experience in inspection, maintenance or servicing of large/mid-size aircraft to include 2 years AOG troubleshooting experience on Corporate aircraft. A&P (FAA Airframe and Powerplant) license required. Valid Drivers License required. Other Ability to obtain Passport required.

Position Purpose:

Independently performs a variety of aircraft modifications and maintenance functions on AOG aircraft on road trips and in the Product Support org. Duties include advanced troubleshooting, removal and installations of airframes, landing gear, engine components, electrical components, control systems and any other maintenance requirements to assure conformance to procedures, performances, and test specifications on customer live in-service aircraft. The FAST Team Technician also supports the customer in diagnosing and resolving technical problems with the aircraft.

Job Description

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

Essential Functions:

  • Must be available on an on-call basis, with the ability to be on site or dispatched on the FAST acft within two hours of the initial contact from Gulfstream. Must be able to communicate effectively with the customer, scheduling, FAST flight crews, Tech Ops, business office, vendors, Warranty, Field Service Representatives and Hangar Ops. Acts as the single point of contact between Gulfstream and the customer to correctly relay the acft schedule and return to service expectations.

  • Performs required. AOG maintenance and necessary servicing of all acft mechanical and avionics systems. Must demonstrate the ability to work independently and consistently to perform assigned maintenance and avionics tasks within the quoted or standard CMP time with little or no supervision.

  • Identifies required. advanced troubleshooting techniques for all model acft with assistance from Tech Ops.

  • Orders and receives all tooling and materials that will be needed to service the AOG acft. Arranges the shipment of all core units and tooling back to Gulfstream.

  • Coordinates with the Inspection Dept to ensure compliance with internal and FAA inspection and documentation requirements. Acts as the delegated Quality rep when assigned on road trips. Properly completes work order sign-offs, logbook entries, shift turnovers, expense reports and all other paper work in a timely manner. Ensures that all work accomplished meets quality standards and specifications.

  • Establishes and maintains a professional working relationship with the customer and provides one-on-one direct familiarization briefings with the customer during the road trip.

  • Properly identifies (tags) customer property and equipment. Stores acft components and other customer property securely and safely.

  • Follows standard operating procedures and JSA's/JRAs when operating ground support equipment. Operates and supervises use of special support equipment used in removal and installations of major components.

  • Additional Functions:
  • Uses the material tracking system to create parts demand and to charge labor to correct work orders and item numbers. .

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

    Other Requirements:
  • Formal training in the Gulfstream product line maintenance procedures and practices preferred. to include Flight Safety Maintenance initial training for specific models required. to support.

  • Must possess a working knowledge of the company policies and procedures, RS and QC Manual, pertinent process specifications, and technical reference materials.

  • Must possess a strong grasp of all acft avionics and mechanical systems and how they are related for complete acft functionality. Must possess the ability and understanding to comply with all system checkouts on an in-service aircraft.

  • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.

  • Additional Information

    Requisition Number: 216242

    Category: Service Center

    Percentage of Travel: Up to 25%

    Shift: First

    Employment Type: Full-time

    Posting End Date: 06/18/2024

    Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled.

    Gulfstream does not provide work visa sponsorship for this position, unless the applicant is a currently sponsored Gulfstream employee.

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    General Dynamics

    General Dynamics is a global aerospace and defense company.

    Our portfolio spans the realm of the world's most technologically advanced business jets, wheeled combat vehicles, command and control systems and nuclear submarines. We offer these through our five business groups: Aerospace, Combat Systems, Information Technology, Mission Systems and Marine Systems.

    General Dynamics employs thousands of people across the globe, with locations in more than 45 countries. We rely on the skills of our employees and their knowledge of customer requirements to deliver best-in-class products and services.

    Who We Are Looking For 

    General Dynamics is seeking military veterans and military spouses across the country who bring a deeply rooted skillset that includes team-oriented approaches to problem-solving, demonstrations of leadership and an overall commitment to the mission of the organization.  We recognize the knowledge and skills gained during your military experience are invaluable to the success of a team. We’re proud of the thousands of veterans and military professionals who have chosen to apply their leadership, teamwork and problem-solving skills to a career at General Dynamics and to continue supporting the mission of those serving today.

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    At General Dynamics, our employees are the heart of our company. We rely on their dedication to excellence and their intimate knowledge of customer requirements to meet the needs of customers around the globe, day in and day out. Our employees' unique blend of skill, innovation and agility drives our continued success, and we take our responsibility to them seriously. If you are a military veteran or military spouse ready to advance your career, view our available career opportunities to the right for more information and to apply today!

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