This position is located in the Maintenance
Operations Center of the Maintenance Operations Flight. The purposes of this position is to provide
planning, scheduling, and control of aircraft maintenance through a variety of
support maintenance shops.
b. DUTIES AND
(1) Implements preliminary (advance) maintenance
plans and schedules immediate maintenance for transient aircraft. Designates, maintains and monitors current
maintenance repair priorities of aircraft to ensure actuality and compliance
with flying schedules. Authorizes and
assigns aircraft maintenance jobs, job control numbers either manually or
through a computerized maintenance system, work priorities, and start and
completion times for scheduled and unscheduled maintenance of aircraft. Conducts the control and dispatch of shop
assignments. Monitors progress of job
completion by dispatched personnel.
Controls maintenance on assigned aircraft and related support and
training equipment. Takes prompt and
decisive action to make on-the-spot adjustments to maintenance repair
priorities necessitated by unscheduled maintenance requirements, and
incorporates all unscheduled maintenance into a daily plan.
(2) Maintains visual aids depicting status of
maintenance actions in progress, specialist availability and status of
aerospace vehicles, aerospace ground equipment (AGE), training equipment,
transportation and tow vehicles, munitions loads, and location of aircraft and
dispatched AGE. Maintains a visual
schedule of daily flying, noting deviations and cancellations.
(3) Coordinates with Material Control on mission
capable (MICAP) and non-mission capable status (NMCS) of parts, adjustments to
in-shop work priorities, and verification of urgency of need designators. Determines the source of supply for
(4) Coordinates with Quality Assurance on functional
check flight (FCF) requirements, Air Operations on flying schedule, other
maintenance shops for coordination of repair work and with other functional
areas as required.
(5) Requests necessary support services such as
fire-fighting activity standby, fuel and defuel and civil engineer
support. Directs physical movement of
aircraft and aerospace ground equipment.
(6) Controls the maintenance communications and
transportation systems to provide for the effective transmission of information
and movement of material and maintenance personnel.
(7) Develop and maintains current procedural check
sheets for use during actions such as mass loads, combat turnaround, aircraft
crash, flightline fire, severe weather warning or evacuation. Monitors and revises the sequence of
preselected aircraft required for contingency commitments.
(8) Makes required inputs to the automated data
system and retrieves data and/or computer generated products as required.
(9) Conducts training of assigned military