Sierra Nevada Corporation AandP Mechanic III (Contract) in Englewood, Colorado
We are seeking an AandP Mechanic with a high school diploma or GED equivalentand at least 5 years of relevant experience. In this challenging, fast-pacedenvironment, you'll have the opportunity to apply your knowledge of FAAregulations and experience with aircraft airframes and engines to support thedesign and creation of the most groundbreaking aerospace and defensetechnologies - those that exist today and those that will shape tomorrow.What to look forward to: As an AandP Mechanic, you will be using yourskills and expertise to provide our customers with an airworthy and reliableproduct while maintaining the highest standards of quality and integrity.You'll be responsible for maintaining, repairing, and troubleshootingour aircraft airframes and engines to ensure aircraft conformance withregulatiAt SNC's ISR, Aviation and Security (IAS) team we are a leading mannedand unmanned aircraft systems integrator for high-performance intelligence,surveillance and reconnaissance, and aviation systems. IAS tailors solutionsto customer cost, performance and schedule requirements and designs toconsistently exceed expectations and provide a turnkey approach to enable ourcustomers to focus on their mission.Must-haves:High school diploma or GED equivalent and at least 5 years of relevantexperienceA higher level degree may substitute for experienceRelated experience may be considered in lieu of required educationFAA Airframe and Powerplant certificationAbility to understand and interpret technical schematics and drawingsC-CHK experience, preferably on a DHC-8The ability to obtain and maintain a Secret U.S. Security Clearance isrequiredPreferred:FAA repair station experienceQuality Assurance experienceImportant Notice:This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret U.S.Security Clearance. U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needsan active U.S. Security Clearance for employment. Non-U.S. citizens may not beeligible to obtain a security clearance. The Department of DefenseConsolidated Adjudications Facility (DoD CAF), a federal governmentagency, handles the adjudicative aspects of the security clearanceeligibility process for industry applicants. Adjudicative factors which affectthe outcome of the eligibility determination include, but are not limitedto, allegiance to the U.S., foreign influence, foreign preference,criminal conduct, security violations and illegal drug use.At Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) we deliver customer-focused technologyand best-of-breed integrations in the aerospace and defense sectors. SNC hasbeen honored as one of the most innovative U.S. companies in space, a TierOne Superior Supplier for the U.S. Air Force, and as one of America'sfastest-growing companies.Sierra Nevada Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer- Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran, or any other protected statuspursuant to applicable local, state or federal law, ordinance or regulation.