KC-46 Simulator Maintenance Technician II - Seymour Johnson AFB
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POST DATE 5/2/2020
END DATE 7/2/2020
FlightSafety Services Corporation
Seymour Johnson Afb, NC
JOB DESCRIPTIONRequisition 18894
Location: Seymour Johnson AFB, NC Seymour Johnson AFB , North Carolina 27531 , United States (US)
The Simulator Maintenance Technician II is responsible for analyzing malfunctions and performing repair, calibration, inspection, overhaul, modification, re-programming, maintenance support and operation of simulators, trainers, computers and digital image visual systems.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
* Perform all inspections of trainers.
* Repair KC-46 ATS Aircrew Training Devices (ATD) and related equipment.
* Operate ATDs at all aircrew/instructor positions to evaluate operation of all systems.
* Analyze/repair discrepancies noted during preflight or reported by instructors/aircrew.
* Visually inspect complete simulator device (computer and peripheral) for loose connections, leaks, and defective components.
* Accomplish preventive maintenance functions on a continuous basis and replace defective components, as required.
* Perform overhaul of components, as necessary.
* Coordinate maintenance activities to achieve maximum utilization of trainers.
* Trouble-shoot malfunctions and isolate defective systems.
* Repair, replace, calibrate, adjust, and modify trainer/computer components.
* Bench-check unserviceable units and determine need for adjustment or disassembly.
* Disassemble trainer assemblies, detect faulty parts, and replace faulty parts with new or locally manufactured parts, and then reinstall required equipment.
* Install redesigned or additional components, reroute existing wires or add new wiring circuits, make program changes, and load program into the computers.
* Perform final calibration and functional tests.
Knowledge, Skill and Ability:
* Morally and ethically influence others to successfully achieve program goals.
* Fluently read, write, speak, and understand English.
* Display excellent written and verbal communication skills.
* Demonstrate ability to work with minimum supervision and in conjunction with other personnel.
* Display ability to exercise good judgment and to assume responsibility for accuracy and completeness of work.
* Display ability to repair, overhaul, rebuild, align, and adjust complete multi-systems.
* Demonstrate and apply comprehensive knowledge of all major units of the complete multi-system to achieve operating specifications.
* Successfully determine proper sequence of operations and start point for sequential operations, in order, to pinpoint areas of malfunction.
* Possess and maintain extensive practical knowledge of the theories and practices of electronic circuits, computer theory, hydraulic or pneumatic control and power systems, and many other areas covering a wide range of system applications.
* Possess a basic knowledge of mathematics, including trigonometry, to calculate power relation ships, signal phasing, etc.
* Display ability to interpret drawings for multi-system complexes.
* Identify and isolate malfunctions of complete multiple integrated systems and determine the methods of repair.
* Currently possess, or demonstrate the ability to obtain, a SECRET clearance.
Education or Formal Training:
High School diploma or equivalent and completion of a civilian or military basic electronics program are required. BSEE or BSME degree is highly desired.
* Three to five years experience as a Flight Simulator Technician or equivalent is desired, with a demonstrated ability to troubleshoot complex non-routine problems.
* Experience should include component level test and repair of microprocessor-controlled equipment.
* Experience should include component level test and repair of microprocessor-controlled equipment and working knowledge of UNIX and FORTRAN languages.
FlightSafety is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disabled.