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Maintenance Test Pilot - Fort Wainwright, AK - Contingent upon a
Category: Construction, Manufacturing
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Job code: lhw-e0-74276066

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  Job posted:   Thu Jun 29, 2017
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Maintenance Test Pilot - Fort Wainwright, AK - Contingent upon a
* Description *

/ *This position is contingent upon contract award.* /

Position Description

The Maintenance Test Pilot utilizes flight test techniques to perform test flights of aircraft to measure performance and handling to determine airworthiness following maintenance or modifications.

Principal Accountabilities
* Perform test flights and demonstrating aircraft proficiency upon completion of aircraft maintenance or modifications on aircraft.

* Determine in accordance with publications and procedures the airworthiness of aircraft prior to release for flight.

* Perform recovery flights and ferries aircraft to additional sites, such as depots.

* Perform troubleshooting procedures of aircraft on the ground and during flight, and makes appropriate write-ups or gives verbal instructions to correct deficiencies.

* Verify forms and records used in the performance of maintenance to ensure they comply with work performed prior to ground or flight checks.

* Run-up aircraft for alert status to perform test on modifications.

* Deploy when required to support contract requirements when maintenance test flights are anticipated.

* Interpret meteorological data as it pertains to filing a flight plan for the navigational course of flight needed for a sortie and files a flight plan for all flights using authorized processes.

* Ensure proper documentation is chronicled.

* Perform other qualified duties as assigned
Qualifications and Skills Requirements
* Demonstrated proven and verifiable aviation experience including ethics, ability and professionalism of the highest standards are required for this position.

* Must have demonstrated communication skills, both oral and written. Must be fluent in the English language.

* Working knowledge for operating navigational and communication equipment installed on the aircraft.

* Capable of computing and annotating weight and balance logs for the aircraft.

* Able to pass flight proficiency examinations required by the customer.

* Prefer previous attendance at the Aviation Safety Officer Course (ASOC).

* Must have a Final Secret clearance
Experience and Education
* Completion of high school or equivalent.

* 1,000 or more hours of total flight time, and have at least 300 hours in the same aircraft type and design and 100 hours in the assigned aircraft.

* Must meet the experience requirements of AFR55-22, NOTAMS, AR95-10, AR95-20 and DCMA-8210 pertaining to each aircraft prior to acting in the capacity of pilot-in-command on maintenance test flights.

* Must possess a valid FAA commercial pilot certificate with instrument ratings.

* Must have satisfactorily completed a proficiency check within the previous 12 months.

* Must possess or be able to attain a current FAA Medical Certificate Second Class.

* Military flight and/or applicable training courses are required.
Physical Requirements/Working Environment
* Required to undergo and successfully complete initially and annually thereafter during their birth months, an Army or FAA second class flight physical.

* May be exposed to extreme noise from turbine and jet engine aircraft.

* May be exposed to fumes or airborne particles; may be exposed to electrical shock hazards or work near moving mechanical parts and vehicles.

* May be exposed to a wide variety of operational circumstances, including extreme weather conditions and rudimentary infrastructure.

* Must be able to distinguish color and judge three-dimensional depth.

* Must be able to see aircraft in flight, read dials/gauges, identify small objects and hand tools.

* Must meet or exceed Federal Aviation Administration minimum visual acuity and hearing standards for Class II medical certificate.

* Must be physically capable of climbing vertical ladders or built-in aircraft steps to heights of 10-12 feet.

* May be exposed to chemical mist, gas, vapors, ultra-violet and infrared radiation.

* May be required to lift up to 50 pounds to a height of four (4) feet and be required to lift up to 20 pounds to a height of seven (7) feet.

* May be exposed to certain obstructions on the surface as well as ladders, stairs, etc.

* May be exposed to rapid or extreme temperature changes.

**Job:** **Aviation / Support*

**Title:** *Maintenance Test Pilot - Fort Wainwright, AK - Contingent upon award*


**Requisition ID:** *PR1701566*

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