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COMBS Ground Support Equipment Mechanic (Laughlin AFB, TX)

Laughlin Air Force Base, TX 78843
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JPATS Logistics Services, LLC. (JLS), provides Contractor Logistics Support (CLS) under the Contractor Operated and Maintained Base Supply (COMBS) services for the Joint Primary Aircraft Training System (JPATS) T-6A/B/D program ("T-6 Program"). Our company's capabilities combine relevant experience in scope, magnitude, and complexity to accomplish superior CLS services to our customer. JLS offers proven industry best practices to provide the Government the most efficient and cost-effective solution to the JPATS COMBS requirements. JPATS Logistics Services, LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of IAP Worldwide Services, Inc.

"IAP is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer"

Job Location: Laughlin AFB, TX

Job Title: Ground Support Equipment Mechanic

Position Summary:

Primary responsibility is to repair machinery or mechanical equipment as well as performing engine buildup. Examines aircraft contractor furnished support equipment (CFSE) to diagnose source of trouble. Dismantling or partly dismantling CFSE and performing repairs that mainly involve the use of hand tools in replacing broken or defective parts; ordering replacement parts through PMO or sending the equipment out for major repairs; perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance. Must currently possess a valid A & P License.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Inspecting and repairing ground support equipment
  • Installing and removing Quick Engine Change (QEC) kits on aircraft engines
  • Dealing with Coworkers/Clients/Public
  • Performing engine QEC buildup actions, both assembly and tear down.
  • Determining serviceability of QEC items.
  • Completing all required documentation and tagging requirements of QEC items.
  • Order QEC parts from COMBS.
  • Refer to technical publications to determine specifications to be met.
  • Track and record calibration dates to insure that support equipment is up to date.
  • Keep files with documentation and certifications of calibrated equipment.
  • Ensure that equipment is sent out for calibration when due.
  • Ensure that all equipment is accounted for.
  • Assign I.D. numbers to each piece of equipment.
  • When turning over equipment to the operating command make certain to have them sign a receipt for all equipment to keep on file in COMBS.
  • Each I.D. number must have a file of record.
  • Performs maintenance and inspections on (CFSE) according to applicable maintenance manuals, manufacturer specifications and FAA regulations.
  • Research and order materials for repair of support equipment.
  • Performs engine QEC build-up actions, i.e. assembly and teardown.
  • Cleaning of warehouse, shops, offices and restrooms as required.
  • Clerical and other assigned duties as required.

Education & Experience:

  • Graduation from a standard four (4) year high school or equivalent (GED).
  • Minimum three (3) years recent aircraft maintenance experience.
  • FAA Airframe and Powerplant Certificate Required. **Please attach copy of your A&P license with your resume.

Knowledge & Skills:

  • Understanding of scheduling techniques and technical order requirements.
  • Ability to accurately troubleshoot and repair complex aircraft engine/support equipment systems.
  • Mental and visual ability to read and understand detailed technical publications and instructions.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to deal courteously with the customer.
  • Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles sufficient to perform the job, duties, and tasks associated with the position;
  • Knowledge of contractual requirements
  • Extensive working knowledge in logistics and data information systems.


Posted: 2020-02-01 Expires: 2020-03-01

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