Leidos is dedicated to making the world a safer place. This starts with helping our customers in the Defense Industry achieve their critical missions; from our airborne work with sensors alerting warfighters to what's over the next hill, to our autonomous maritime platforms protecting sea lanes and shores; our dedicated Defense Group employees are solving critical challenges across the globe.
We have a dynamic job opportunity for a A&P Technician/Mechanic, located in Manassas, VA. In this role, you'll perform aircraft maintenance as a working member of the team, while maintaining aircraft in accordance with OEM specifications and FAA regulations.
●Update maintenance tracking in software/databases
●Submit daily, weekly or monthly reports as required
●Perform corrosion inspections and related treatment
●Conduct daily/turnaround inspections on assigned aircraft
●Perform shipping, receiving and issuing of aircraft material
●Maintain FAA required records, manuals and inspection forms
●Ability to troubleshoot systems to provide an effective solution
●Structural repairs and component in-house repair/back shop programs
●Wash/clean, and service aircraft fuel/oil/hydraulic/oxygen/nitrogen systems
●Turbine engine, propeller, airframe and flight control/landing gear or engine rigging maintenance
●Act as the Point of Contact (POC) for all site aircraft and GSE maintenance activities
●Track and perform scheduled and unscheduled aircraft maintenance, repair and inspections on all aircraft systems
To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below.
●A high school diploma or equivalent with a minimum of 3 years of related work experience
●A current civilian driver's license
●Basic understanding of integrated avionics
●Working knowledge of aircraft safety directives
●Recent DHC-8 Aircraft Maintenance experience on civilian and/or military platforms
●Ability to work shifts as assigned and travel as required to support operations
●Up to 10% CONUS travel required to support operations
●Experience using common or special hand tools and test equipment as required for aircraft maintenance
●Proficiency in aircraft/vehicle movement and safety/hazards during flight line operations
●Proficient knowledge base in using aircraft technical publications with the ability to read and interpret basic schematic diagrams, drawings, and charts
●Proficient in Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) as well as maintenance database and tracking software
●The diversity of working conditions 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. - you may be required to work in areas where high noise hazards, exposure to fumes, airborne particles, and electrical shock hazards exist
●Ability to work shifts as work hours may be adjusted for operational requirements
Security Clearance Requirement
●A current DoD clearance is not required to start, however, a final DoD Secret level of clearance is required
Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration
●Current FAA Inspection Authorization (IA)
●Rockwell/Collins Proline 21 experience
●Experience on Airborne ISR Aircraft and Operations
Effective October 1, in order to enter Leidos facilities in the US and to attend Leidos business events outside our facilities, employees will be required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. Effective January 18, 2022, all Leidos employees must be fully vaccinated (2 weeks past final dose) unless they are entitled to a legal accommodation. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
Pay and Benefits
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Commitment to Diversity
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.