Lockheed Martin Technician 4 Weapons Systems Specialist in Greenville, South Carolina

Description: This position will be in Tucson.

Duties: F-16 Weapon System Technician: Perform on and off equipment maintenance on the Weapons systems. May be called upon to prioritize the completion of work in progress. Also responsible for performing and/or evaluating and inspecting work accomplished to ascertain condition status of components. Perform maintenance functions. Repairs, replaces and rebuilds aircraft weapons components. Removes, repairs and replaces functional components such as gun systems, launchers and weapons pylons. Inspects, troubleshoots and diagnoses systems failures. Reads and interprets manufacturers and Air Force Technical Orders and other specifications to determine feasibility and methods of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components, including ordering of correct parts. Uses and maintains appropriate equipment; may perform complete repairs and calibrations to include total disassembly, repair and re-assembly of equipment and components in accordance with tech data. Minimum requirements: This assignment will consist of flying operations located in Tucson. Candidates must be willing and able to participate in and assist with receiving and storing supplies and support equipment. Flexibility, a positive attitude and excellent people skills are a must.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS/INFO: Candidate must be a high school graduate or have completed an equivalent program. Progressive and documented experience in the fighter aircraft maintenance environment. Documented qualifications in related maintenance fields. Must have strong communications and interpersonal skills. Must read, write and speak English fluently. Regularly required to lift/carry up to 50 pounds, perform repetitive movements, and perform work from ground level to overhead. This position requires frequent standing for long periods, walking, stooping, kneeling, squatting, crawling, and twisting. Assignment location is in Tucson Arizona.

*Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.

*Must have or be able to secure a DOD secret clearance.

Basic Qualifications:

4 years Weapons Technician experience with at least 2 years of F-16 aircraft maintenance activities.

Candidate must have held a USAF skill level 5 or equivalent in their career field

A strong understanding of the maintenance process

Perform routine system troubleshooting, installation and repair


Ground handling, minor maintenance, and servicing

Desired Skills:

USAF skill level 7

Previous experience setting up maintenance work areas

Experience with Microsoft Office Suite (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Access)



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