A&P Certified Aircraft Mechanic 2-Saudi ArabiApo Ae, SAU

Requisition ID: R10148204

  • Category: Engineering

  • Location: APO AE, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

  • Clearance Type: Secret

  • Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position

  • Shift: Shift X (United States of America)

  • Travel Required: Yes, 100% of the Time

  • Positions Available: 6

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Put your skills to the test by pushing the boundaries of what’s possible. From global defense to sustainment and modernization to mission readiness, your experience and ability will make it a reality. Our programs are built on equal parts of curiosity and collaboration. Our combined effort means our customers can connect and defend millions of people around the world. With Northrop Grumman, you’ll have the opportunity to be an essential part of projects that will define your career, now and in the future.

We are seeking certificated Airframe and Powerplant technicians for our OCONUS location.

The candidate will be responsible for the following:

Troubleshooting, repairing, and maintaining all aircraft systems.

Conducting diagnosis of malfunctions.

Performing maintenance, disassembly, rework, repair, replacement, re-assembly or adjustment of all aircraft systems in accordance with technical specifications, engineering instructions, and FAA regulations

Maintain FAA required records, manuals, and inspection forms.

Specific Description:

· Execute line-maintenance/flight operations support for BACN E-11A(Global express) overseas deployed aircraft including all electrical & mechanical troubleshooting, fault isolation & repair, parts replacement, line repairable unit (LRU) replacement, calibration tasks, testing, engine repairs and/or replacements & proper documentation in aircraft forms (Air Force Form 781 series).

· Conduct maintenance of aircraft on-line with USAF ground maintenance procedures & in compliance with associated airworthiness approvals.

· Conduct Tier 2 maintenance (in depth maintenance, repairs, etc.) & Tier 3 maintenance (modifications & depot level or major maintenance) at operational OCONUS site(s).

· Conduct progressive maintenance & inspections on aircraft at remote OCONUS locations to minimize aircraft downtime for longer term maintenance requirements.

· Service aircraft, perform end-of-runway, postflight, preflight, thru-flight, & phase inspections. Advise on problems maintaining, servicing, & inspecting aircraft & related aerospace equipment. Use technical data to diagnose & solve maintenance problems on aircraft systems.

· Interpret & advise on maintenance procedures & policies to repair aircraft & related equipment. Troubleshoot & maintain aircraft structures, systems, components, & related equipment. Remove & install aircraft components conducting functional tests of repaired components & systems.

· Adjust, align & rig aircraft systems.

· Supervise & perform aircraft jacking, lifting & towing operations.

· Inspect aircraft structures, systems, components & related systems.

· Supervise & perform aircraft & component inspections Interpret inspection findings & determines adequacy of corrective actions.

· Inspect & check components for clearances, tolerances, proper installation & operation.

· Inspect & operate powered & non-powered aerospace ground equipment.

· Inspect & identify aircraft corrosion for prevention & repair.

· Review maintenance forms, aircraft records, automated maintenance data systems & historical reports to ensure complete documentation.

· Inventory & maintain aircraft equipment.

· Assist other functional team members with any associated aircraft maintenance actions to ensure mission success.


Basic Qualifications:

· 2 years with a bachelor's degree or 6 years in lieu of degree.

· Must have a U.S. FAA Airframe and Powerplant certification

· US Citizenship required

· Ability to obtain DoD Secret clearance.

· A US passport or able to quickly obtain US passport.

· Business or regional jet experience such as Global Express, XRS, Global 6000, CRJ, G-5, G-4, Challenger, etc.

·Must meet medical requirements for worldwide travel.

Preferred Qualifications:

· Current DoD secret clearance with at least 1 year from expiring.

· Connector repair, wire harness manufacture, & in-depth electronic and electrical troubleshooting experience.

· Loading of aircraft software.

· Adept at using electronic and electrical troubleshooting tools beyond the use of a simple meter.

· Experienced in Altimeter/Transponder checks utilizing Pitot/Static and Transponder test equipment.

· RVSM Certified and understands FAA RVSM guidelines and aircraft RVSM certification.

· Experienced in flight control and landing gear rigging and operational checks.

· Engine run qualified, and APU run qualified.

· Experience in moving and jacking aircraft.

· Operating ground support equipment.

· Experienced in the removal and replacement of engines and engine fan disks.

· Experience in repairs of composite materials.

Salary Range: $74,000 - $74,000

The above salary range represents a general guideline; however, Northrop Grumman considers a number of factors when determining base salary offers such as the scope and responsibilities of the position and the candidate's experience, education, skills and current market conditions.

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The application period for the job is estimated to be 20 days from the job posting date. However, this timeline may be shortened or extended depending on business needs and the availability of qualified candidates.

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit. U.S. Citizenship is required for all positions with a government clearance and certain other restricted positions.