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Aircraft Maintainer Senior Lead, Mi-17

ARCTOS Published: September 3, 2020
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Job Brief

Manages maintenance and repair of aircraft and components to ensure flight safety and compliance with FAA/EASA and OEM regulations. Advises maintenance team, establishes quality controls, and ensures proper execution of test procedures.




  • Support all scheduled and un-scheduled aircraft maintenance operations and complete all required tasks in support of program Statement of Work.
  • Perform/support daily organizational-level maintenance in accordance with technical data and directives.
  • Render technical assistance and instruction to maintenance personnel on the assembly, operation, service repair and modification of assigned aircraft.
  • Plan, conduct, and supervise aircraft technical inspections.
  • Compute basic weight and balance records.
  • Participate in maintenance test flights and operation checks as required.
  • Ensure compliance with aircraft configuration control, Army Oil Analysis Program, and Test, Measurement, and Diagnostic Equipment calibration requirements.
  • Provide lower level technicians guidance in aircraft repair and technical inspection techniques and procedures according to directives, technical manuals, work standards and operational policies.
  • Prepare evaluations, special reports, and records pertaining to aircraft maintenance repair and related activities.


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Must be proficient in the use of the current maintenance management system utilized to maintain U.S. Army aircraft forms and records.
  • Must have excellent communication skills and technical knowledge of aircraft to understand diagrams, blueprints, and technical manuals.
  • Must understand root causes of aircraft problems and how to correct those problems.
  • Must be able to prioritize workloads and lead teams through complex aircraft-relevant tasks.
  • Must be capable of qualifying to perform Hazardous Flight duties as Crewmember/Non-Crewmember.
  • Must be capable of meeting the qualifications in AR 95-20.
  • Must be detail oriented, have a strong work ethic, and be capable of managing multiple tasks.
  • Must possess a strong sense of workplace safety, professional customer service, and task urgency.


Experience and Education Requirements:

  • Eight years of aircraft maintenance experience required.
  • Prior experience in a supervisory role managing a team of aircraft maintenance technicians.
  • Must possess a level of experience necessary to inspect all aircraft assigned.
  • Must have prior experience managing and repairing Mi-17 rotary wing aircraft.
  • Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) License required; Inspection Authorization (IA) desired.
  • High school diploma required; technical or military school training desired.
  • U.S. Military experience desired.


Physical Requirements/Working Environment:

  • Must successfully pass pre-employment drug screening; subsequent random screening per antidrug and alcohol misuse prevention program requirements.
  • Work assignment in a remote OCONUS location.
  • Austere living and working conditions, with long hours and exposure to harsh weather and hazardous conditions.



  • Personnel should be aware of requirements to mobilize on short notice and under adverse conditions.
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally.
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