L3 Technologies C-12 Aircraft Mechanic - Iwakuni, Japan in Iwakuni, Japan

C-12 Aircraft Mechanic - Iwakuni, Japan


An Aircraft Mechanic is required to maintain all aircraft/systems in accordance with and within the limitations of the FAA and the aircraft manufacturer.

The Aircraft Mechanic reports directly to the Lead Mechanic on a day to day basis. When traveling to other sites to perform assigned duties, he/she would then report to the Regional Manager.

The specifications, duties and knowledge of an Aircraft Mechanic are the foundation for the Regional Manager and Lead Mechanic. Each of those positions must meet the requirements of their Job Description in addition to the requirements of an Aircraft Mechanic.

  • Maintains the highest ethical personal and professional standards.

  • Other projects and initiatives as assigned.


  • A FAA Airframe and Powerplant license .

  • A minimum of three (3) years recent hands on airframe and powerplant experience.

  • A minimum of one (1) year of King Air hands on experience. Note: The 1 year of King Air experience may, at the Program Manager’s discretion, be waived if the candidate has demonstrated proficiencies in comparable areas.

  • Must have the ability to communicate clearly and concisely.

• Must hold ACTIVE DOD “Secret” (or Higher) security clearance and Passport.

  • Must be able to travel to other locations requiring overnight stay.

  • Must be able to lift 30 lbs. routinely and 50 lbs. on occasion.

  • Environmental conditions are diverse and could range from an office environment where there is no physical discomfort to an environment where inclement weather may subject individuals to severe changes in temperature, less than adequate lighting, dust and wind. On occasion individuals may be required to work in areas where high noise hazards will prevail and hearing protection is required. Office work conditions will expend approximately 10% of the candidate’s time and approximately 90% will be expended in more harsh conditions.

  • Must be able to pass a background investigation to obtain a public trust position (if required for the position).

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD security clearance (if required for the position).

  • Must be able to work weekends, other shifts and overtime as required.

  • The essential physical requirements of the position will be reviewed with the applicant during the interview.

  • Some travel will be required.

  • Must adhere to Company policies/procedures and management instruction.

  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information and Company Proprietary data.

Must be able to climb ladders, stairs and portable stands and navigate these without assistance. Must be able to work at heights up to 70 feet above the ground. Must be able to work in extreme heat/cold.

Must be able to work in the following environmental conditions: noise, vibration, proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current, chemicals, odors, dust. Must be able to bend, reach, stoop, balance, push, pull, kneel, grasp, crouch, crawl, work in narrow aisles/passageways, and work in close spaces that restrict movement including aircraft fuel tanks for extended periods of time.

Must be able to stand for sustained periods of time. Must be able to work primarily with fingers such as picking, pinching, typing. Must have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts, and/or operation of machines (including inspection); using measurement devices; and/or assembly or fabrication parts at distances close to the eyes.

Must be capable of routinely performing industry standard ambidextriosities required to complete tasks. Must be able to lift/maneuver up to 50 pounds. Must be able and willing to enter and work in confined spaces, such as aircraft fuel tanks and beneath floor panels with clearances of 18” – 24”.

Job Field Engineering And Technical Support

Primary Location Japan-Iwakuni

US Security Clearance Required: Secret

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day - 1st

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Organization: Division - Vertex-20000074

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Job Posting: Apr 11, 2018, 3:10:18 PM

Req ID: 097566