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Aerospace Ground Equipment Mechanic/Tool Crib II

  •  Posted 11 Days Ago
  •   Full time
  •  Moody AFB, GA
  •  R0009406

SUMMARY: Aerospace Ground Equipment Mechanics are responsible for inspecting, servicing, maintaining, testing and storing aerospace ground service vehicles and equipment to support aircraft flight and maintenance operations.


  • Performs scheduled and unscheduled maintenance on aerospace ground and service equipment.
  • Inspects, tests, and operates AGE to determine equipment serviceability and proper operation.
  • Diagnoses mechanical and electronic circuitry malfunctions using visual and auditory senses, test equipment, and technical publications.
  • Removes, disassembles, repairs, cleans, treats for corrosion, assembles, and re-installs AGE accessories and component.
  • Services equipment with fuel, oil, coolant, water, hydraulic fluid, and air.
  • Operates, cleans, inspects, and services AGE towing vehicles.
  • Provides dispatch service for AGE, including positioning equipment to support aircraft maintenance and flying operations.
  • Diagnoses malfunctions and repairs AGE.
  • Advises and performs troubleshooting on AGE before assigning repair action. Inspects and approves completed maintenance actions.
  • Prepares AGE for storage and mobility deployment.
  • Solves repair problems by studying drawings, wiring diagrams and schematics, and technical publications.
  • Uses automated maintenance system to monitor maintenance trends, analyze equipment requirements, maintain equipment records, and document maintenance actions.
  • Analyzes and repairs ground support equipment using conventional and digital multimeters, voltmeters, ohmmeters, frequency counters, oscilloscopes, circuit card testers, transistor testers, and hand tools.
  • Maintains external fuel and grounding systems.
  • Stores, handles, uses, and disposes of hazardous material and waste according to environmental standards.
  • Reads, interprets and complies with maintenance manuals, service bulletins, safety guidelines and other specifications.
  • Performs complex maintenance, replaces and rebuilds components using hand tools, power tools, machines, and other equipment.
  • Reviews and maintains maintenance forms and equipment records.


  • Punctuality to work each day and prepared to work scheduled work hours
  • Extensive worldwide travel required
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Responsible for thoughtful adherence to all SNC Policies, Procedures, and Compliance regulations (internal and external)


  • Minimum physical requirements to perform all duties and responsibilities, as defined by management
  • SNC job descriptions are meant as summarization’s only. They do not necessarily reflect all duties and responsibilities of a position.


  • High School Diploma. Relevant work experience may substitute for required education.
  • An active Secret U.S. Security Clearance required
  • Formal Technical training desired.
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to read engineering and technical drawings required
  • FAA repair station experience desired and Quality Assurance experience desired but not required
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD security clearance is required
  • Ability to use hardware and soldering techniques, technical data and everyday tools
  • Working knowledge of the principles of electronics, refrigeration, hydraulics, power generation, reciprocating engines (gasoline and diesel), gas turbine engines, pneumatics and heating
  • Ability to service, inspect, troubleshoot, repair and perform preventive maintenance on motor and engine-driven generator sets, air conditioners, hydraulic test stands, air compressors, bomb lifts, heaters and other similar support equipment
  • Minimum 3 years AGE Maintenance Experience.


  • This position requires an active Secret U.S. Security Clearance. U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance for employment. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance.  The Department of Defense Consolidated Adjudications Facility (DoD CAF), a federal government agency, handles the adjudicative aspects of the security clearance eligibility process for industry applicants. Adjudicative factors which affect the outcome of the eligibility determination include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and illegal drug use.