Sierra Nevada Corporation Aircraft Inspector Specialist in Colorado Springs, Colorado

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:Read and accurately interpret Engineering Drawings for aircraft structural andelectrical installationsPerform detailed in-process and final inspections of aircraft electricalharness installations including evaluation of terminationsPerform detailed in-process and final inspections of aircraft sheet metal andstructural installationsPerforms aircraft and assembly inspections (including power plant,materials, parts and sub-assemblies) which consist of, but are notlimited to, workmanship and conformance to drawings and/or processinstructions; and ensuring all related paperwork is completedPerform assigned inspection functions in accordance with SNC andmanufacturer's inspection procedures to ensure that aircraft are maintainedto the prescribed standards of airworthiness and serviceability for allscheduled operationsReview the aircraft and engine log books at all checks and list all pilotreports and deferred maintenance items on appropriate work cardsPerform required inspection functions during all checks such as airframe andengine inspections called out on routine work cards; perform buy-backinspections on major items or non-routine work items; sign off log book,pilot reports and deferred maintenance items upon completion of workInspect component exchanges covered by work cards during other maintenancefunctionsCertify the aircraft airworthiness after an inspection by signing the aircraftreleaseEnsure that all inspections are performed as required of all scheduledmaintenance, aircraft modifications or component changes to ensure thatapproved equipment and materials are being utilized and high standards ofworkmanship are being attainedRecord all discrepancies found on non-routine work cards or as otherwisespecified in various sections of the aircraft maintenance manualSubmit recommendations for the elimination of recurrent mechanicaldeficiencies determined during aircraft inspection procedures and theelimination of unnecessary maintenance procedures as determined by practicalexperiencesMonitor all aircraft inspections record forms which are utilized in aircraftchecks to ensure proper completion of all entriesADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:Punctuality to work each day and prepared to work scheduled work hours, andwork all shiftsOther duties as assignedCOMPLIANCE RESPONSIBILITIES:Responsible for thoughtful adherence to all SNC Policies, Procedures, andCompliance regulations (internal and external)ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:Minimum physical requirements to perform all duties and responsibilities, asdefined by managementNote: This position may be considered a safety-sensitive position dependingon business area requirements.SNC job descriptions are meant as summarization's only. They do notnecessarily reflect all duties and responsibilities of a position.EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:HS diploma required.10-15 years of related experience required.FAA Air-frame & Powerplant Certification required.FAA Inspection Authorization is preferred.IMPORTANT NOTICE: To conform to U.S. Government export regulations,applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S.,protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligibleto obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.IMPORTANT NOTICE: This position requires current/active Secret U.S.Security Clearance. U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needsan active U.S. Security Clearance for employment. Non-US citizens may not beeligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial SecurityClearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense,handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. Security clearancefactors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreigninfluence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations anddrug iSierra Nevada Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minority / Female / Disability / Vet