MAJOR DUTIES: (Detailed duties are on the Position Description available at the Human Resources Office)
The primary purpose of this position is to accomplish maintenance on electronically controlled powered support equipment containing
highly complex digital devices and integrated circuits.
Responsible for the accurate interpretation of numerous
manufacturer drawings, specifications, operating instructions, and test
procedures, to troubleshoot, calibrate, align and repair a variety of highly complex pieces of powered
support equipment. This includes identifying, repairing
or replacing numerous
electronic (both digital and analog) components. It also includes the repair of composite
materials and state of the art gas compressor turbines and electronically controlled
engines. Troubleshoots, repairs, adjusts and aligns down-sized
powered support equipment.
Uses a variety of
sophisticated testers, such as analyzers, digital meters, oscilloscopes
other measuring devices
to determine repair requirements.
unusual maintenance problems, by interpreting a variety of technical
data such as tables,
charts, formulas, color codes, wiring diagrams,
schematic symbols. Does circuit analyses, considers
integrated circuit relationships, and applies electronic
principles in order to fault-isolate and repair the various digital devices contained
complex powered support equipment.
Performs inspections, preventive maintenance, servicing, repair, and adjustments on complex rotary diesel
sequences, specifications, and special procedures to be used to fault-isolate and
repair unusual problems in various pieces of powered support equipment. Conducts classes to train maintenance personnel in operations, test procedures, and troubleshooting requirements of highly complex powered
Performs intermediate-level maintenance on powered support equipment
and non-powered AGE. This includes
working on cryogenic equipment, engine and generator
changes, removing, repairing, and overhauling of accessories, and rebuilding of units.
rebuilding such as removal
and replacement of crankshafts, pistons, and other integral parts. Replaces, checks and adjusts
valves, bearings, cams, clutches, bushings,
springs, armatures, pushrods, exhaust manifolds, tubing, hose and defective wiring. Diagnoses gas turbine malfunctions, using visual and auditory senses, test equipment and applicable technical
publications; makes repairs, removes,
disassembles and assembles
components and sub-systems.
and operates aerospace
ground equipment such as AC and DC power generators, various
types of internal
combustion engines, air compressors, blowers,
test stands, cabin leakage
testers, portable diesel engine
driven generators, emergency lighting units, de-icers, heaters,
load banks, hydrostatic testers, cryogenic carts, decontamination units, thermal bath, vacuum pumps, flow meters, lavatory
service trailers, air conditioners and various pieces of non-powered AGE. Performs required TCTOs and other
modifications on powered support equipment.
Performs corrosion control duties such as inspection, cleaning, stripping, sanding, priming and painting of AGE.
Performs inspections, calibration and repair on test and shop equipment.
Performs maintenance data collection, and prepares other required forms. Maintains Technical Orders, Technical Order Files, commercial technical
publications and other directives pertinent
to the section. Submits Technical Order Improvement Reports, Material Deficiency Reports and suggestions when required.
in various types
readiness evaluation such as ORI, IG and UE inspections, mobility, and
command support exercises. Participates and assists in conducting the necessary
safety program for the Aerospace Ground Equipment activity.
Performs other duties as assigned.