7 days ago


Colorado Springs, CO



This position shall provide support as a DC-9 Subject Matter Expert. The candidate shall have 10-20 years of experience maintaining DC-9 aircraft. The candidate will work as an integral member of a modification team supporting engineers, program managers and technicians as required.


  • Extensive airframe, powerplant and avionics experience maintaining and supporting DC-9 aircraft.
  • Support production manager, operations manager, and technicians with subject matter expertise in the modification of DC-9 aircraft.
  • Provide support to engineering design team.
  • Support engineering design efforts through base knowledge of platform, production planning, pre mod flight testing and future production contract requirements.
  • Support maintaining aircraft, engines, accessories, systems, supply chain management, mission planning systems and mission debriefing systems.
  • Ensure the aircraft continues to conform to its United States Air Force (USAF) Airworthiness Military Type Certificate (MTC) and all other aspects of aircraft airworthiness.
  • Support all scheduled and unscheduled aircraft maintenance.
  • Provide "on-aircraft" maintenance support that includes fault isolation, removal and replacement of faulty hardware, and verification of repairs from both the basic aircraft systems and modified equipment.
  • Maintain aircraft log books and means data forms.
  • Support ground operations, operational checks, preventive maintenance, inspections and aircraft servicing as listed in the manuals.
  • FAA A&P licensed.
  • Secret Government Security Clearance

About AEVEX Aerospace

AEVEX Aerospace, headquartered in Solana Beach, California, supports the U.S. national security mission around the world by providing full-spectrum airborne intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance solutions. The company's capabilities include custom design and engineering, sensor integration and sustainment, aircraft modification and certification, mission operations services, advanced intelligence data processing, exploitation, and dissemination solutions, and tailored hardware and software mission-system tools. With over 600 professionals, AEVEX uses agile and customized approaches to rapidly define, develop and deliver specialized solutions for airborne intelligence requirements to DoD, other government agencies, and commercial businesses. AEVEX has major offices in California, Massachusetts, North Carolina, Ohio, and Virginia.

AEVEX Aerospace is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We are committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any status protected by federal, state or local discrimination laws.