Job Description: Maintain aircraft landing gear system, brakes and related pneumatic systems, reservoir pressurization, emergency actuating devices, pumps, valves, regulators, cylinders, lines and fittings; service pressure accumulators, emergency air bottles, oleo struts, reservoirs and master brake cylinders; inspect, remove and replace components of hydraulic systems; replace gaskets, packings, and wipers in hydraulic components; remove, repair and replace aircraft fuselage, wings, fixed and movable surfaces, airfoils, regular seats, wheels and tires, controls and mechanisms; remove, install and rig aircraft flight control surfaces; fabricate and assemble metal components and make minor repairs to aircraft skin; install rivets and metal fasteners; paint; weld; fabricate repairs for composite components; perform Non-Destructive Inspections (NDI); perform daily, pre-flight, postflight and other periodic aircraft inspections; and supervise operation of airframe work centers.

  • Branch Branch: Navy
  • Ratings Average Rating:
  • Desinnation Designation: AM
  • Average Required Test Average Salary: $39,530
  • Entry Type Entry Type: Enlisted
  • Required Test ASVAB: VE+AR+MK+AS= 210
  • Degree Degree: High School or GED
  • Age Age: 17-39
  • Citizen Citizen: U.S. or Permanent Resident
  • Category Category: Aviation
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