Requisition ID 13328
Location Patuxent River, MD
Description Business Name: Bell Helicopter Textron
Function/Program: Product Support
RESPONSIBILITIES: Seeking candidate to support the VH-71
Presidential Helicopter Program at Patuxent River, MD. Relocation
Applicant selected will be subject to a security pre-screening with a
subsequent government security investigation and must meet
eligibility requirements for access to classified information. A Top
Secret security clearance with Presidential Support Yankee/White
Access will be required. Applicant will be responsible for day to day
operations of Aviation Life Support Systems at the Presidential
Helicopter Support Facility to include:
Maintaining the survival equipment used on board the aircraft and
worn by aircrew. Maintenance includes inspection, testing,
certification, repair, and assembly of aircrew life support
equipment. Equipment includes helmets, survival vests and
components to include radios, beacons, strobe lights, pyrotechnics,
and various other survival items. Certifying aircrew life support
equipment for all missions. Ensures aircraft are properly
configured with proper types and numbers of aircrew life support
equipment dependent on destination and mission being flown.
Ensuring all components operate within specified tolerances and in
proper sequence in accordance with technical manuals, repairs,
and modification instructions.
Maintaining all required records for associated flight equipment in
accordance with industry and military standards and programs.
Position Requirements: Minimum of three years experience
maintaining Aviation Life Support System/Flight Equipment.
Extensive hands-on military experience and knowledge of
Naval/Marine Corps Aviation Life Support Systems programs and
processes. Position may be offered at a higher pay grade based
upon experience and/or education level.
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), and
Preferred: Prior military helicopter ALSS/Flight Equipment
Familiarity with NAVAIR 13-1 series manuals
Familiarity with NAVAIR-11-100
Familiarity with Survival Equipment Asset Tracking System
Familiarity with COMNAVFORINST 4790.2 NAMP
This position requires use of information which is subject to the
International Traffic In Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants
must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a
U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. ‘Green
Card Holder’), Political Asylee, or Refugee.
Textron is an Equal Opportunity Employer (M/F/D/V)