177802 - Fuel Cell Mechanic DOT
SC-South Carolina
Up to $29.00 DOE
3-6 Months

Chipton-Ross is seeking an Fuel Cell Mechanic for an opening in Greenville, SC.

Performs removal, installation, and inspection functions of fuel cells in addition to assembly, and installation of components such as fuel lines, hardware, and fittings on various aircraft. Analyzes various aircraft sealing, structural, and assembly drawings, to detect seal level deficiencies on aircraft. Diagnoses results of leak test to detect drawing, specification, structural and assembly sealing errors. Recommends corrective action necessary to correct deficiencies. Performs disassembly and teardown operations of aircraft fuel systems and related components. Removes fuel cells and components from aircraft, following specific procedures and techniques. Prepares cavity for installation of fuel cells and components. Installs fuel cells and components, following specific procedures and techniques. Uses appropriate pressure test equipment, and make repairs as required. Works from operations shop orders, diagrams, blueprints, engineering orders, mil-specs and verbal instructions. Work with jigs, fixtures, and various tooling, as operations requires. In order to perform the essential functions of this job, the employee is regularly required to perform confined space entry into C-130 and P-3 aircraft fuel tanks, the opening of which is approximately 10" x 16".

Must be able to read and speak English. Comprehend documents such as safety rules, operating maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.

Mission essential functions and other duties may be assigned as required.

Candidate will provide shadowed toolbox with etched tools per minimum inventory and specifications as detailed by the company.

o Candidate must possess 3 years aircraft fuel cell experience.
" Candidate must provide tools in accordance with minimum tool listing, shadowed and etched per company policy/procedures.
" Candidate must have the ability to become confined space certified for entry into aircraft fuel tanks with an opening of 10"x16".
" Candidate must comply with FAA DOT medical requirements for employee performing a safety sensitive function.
Requires respirator physical, FAA DOT medical and the ability to become confined space certified. Must be able to become confined space certified for entry into P-3 and/or C-130 Fuel Cells.
The employee must frequently lift and/or push or pull up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or push or pull up to 50 pounds.


Level 2 (3-8 yrs. of experience): $25.00
Level 2 (8 to 12 yrs. of experience): $27.00
Level 3 (8yrs. experience and FAA A/P or FCC License): $29.00
Level 3 (12+ yrs. Experience): $29.00

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Christophor Long
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

Phone: (843) 554-5800 x179 or (800) 927-9318 x179

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.