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NANA Learjet A&P Mechanic in Scott AFB, Illinois

Learjet A&P Mechanic


Akima Logistics Services (ALS) providesthe full spectrum of logistics services, ranging from performance-based andintegrated logistics services (PBL & ILS), sustainment planning, materialmanagement, warehousing, and distribution to vehicle and equipment maintenanceincluding legacy aircraft maintenance, sustainment, and transition support. ALSis also a major provider of role-player and foreign language speaking trainingsupport at U.S. Army installations across the nation. Our personnel enjoycompetitive benefits packages and challenging roles in work environmentscommitted to safety, diversity and opportunity for career growth. As an AlaskaNative Corporation (ANC), 100% of our company’s profits go back to our 14,300Iñupiat shareholders that have resided near and above the Arctic Circle formore than 10,000 years. Our business helps support their way of life andcontributes to the survival of a culture that has thrived in a challengingenvironment.

Job Summary:

Perform all scheduled and unscheduled aircraft maintenance on the Air Force C-21 aircraft (commercial variant is a Lear 35). Maintains, repairs and modifies aircraft structures, structural components and engines of complex to extreme difficulty. Maintains and repairs aircraft components including but not limited to flight controls, engines, avionics/electrical, hydraulics, pneumatics, fuel systems and mechanical components, and applies technical knowledge of airframe and power plant systems in determining equipment malfunctions and applies technical expertise in restoring equipment condition and operation.


Applies professional technical expertise and guidance to solve complex problems by interpreting technical data such as blueprints or manufacturer's manuals. Work typically requires a thoroughly comprehensive knowledge of aircraft mechanical component troubleshooting/repair procedures and replacement of components, a thorough knowledge of aircraft sheet metal/structural modification and repair and the ability to determine functionality of non-complex electrical systems. A detailed knowledge of aircraft unique tools such as test equipment, torque wrenches, dial indicators, micrometers, cable tension-meters, sheet metal brakes/sheers, etc is required.

Must possess the experience and ability to provide technical support to structural/mechanical engineers and customers alike. Must possess excellent organizational skills in prioritizing workload to meet aircraft delivery schedule. Will be required to make entries in aircraft logs and records and is responsible for providing guidance and technical expertise to lower level technicians throughout all aircraft modifications and/or maintenance efforts. Possess a valid FAA Aircraft and Powerplant license for a minimum of two years. Be physically able to deploy with aircraft/unit to overseas locations. Obtain and maintain required security clearances. Comply with written Company maintenance and logistics procedures. Comply with FAA regulations, as applicable. Comply with Air Force aircraft records procedures and ensure aircraft discrepancies are properly recorded and corrected in accordance with approved maintenance procedures and within the terms of the contract. Maintain a clean and organized workplace. Perform aircraft recovery missions as necessary. Perform other duties as assigned by Management.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent.

  • Must possess a valid FAA Airframe and Powerplant License for a minimum of two years.

  • Valid U.S. drivers license.

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen with the ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. Secret security clearance.

  • Must be able to read, write and speak English as well as read and interpret instructions from technical manuals, blueprints and internal Company documents.

  • Physical capability to work in tight spaces at heights and on wings, use ladders, operate tugs and aircraft support equipment and lift up to 75lbs.

  • Work with little or no supervision and accomplish assignments in a timely, quality manner.

  • Must have the ability to deploy to overseas locations on short notice.

  • Perform all scheduled and unscheduled aircraft maintenance for the Air Force C-21 fleet.

  • Comply with Air Force aircraft records procedures.

  • Ensure aircraft discrepancies are properly recorded and corrected in accordance with approved maintenance procedures and within the terms of the contract.

Desired Qualifications:

  • 5 years or more Learjet experience.

The duties and responsibilities listed in this job descriptiongenerally cover the nature and level of work being performed by individualsassigned to this position. This is not intended to be a complete list ofall duties, responsibilities, and skills required. Subject to the termsof an applicable collective bargaining agreement, the company managementreserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties and to assign other dutiesas may be necessary. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Weare an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will receiveconsideration for employment, without regard to race, color, religion, creed,national origin, gender or gender-identity, age, marital status, sexualorientation, veteran status, disability, pregnancy or parental status, or anyother basis prohibited by law.

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Job: Installation, Maintenance & Repair

Primary Location: US-IL-Scott AFB

Shift: Variable

Req ID: ALS00371