AECOM Sheet Metal Mechanic II in Jacksonville, Florida

Business Line Government

Position Title Sheet Metal Mechanic II

United States of America - Florida


Job Summary

Sheet Metal Mechanic II



When required, you may be subject to shift changes, weekend, holiday and overtime work.

Shift work, weekends, mandatory overtime (with proper notice given) and cross-training can be required in order to meet

daily/weekly workload requirements.

Responsible for inspecting, training personnel, and performing organizational, intermediate and depot level

maintenance/modification on contract units, sub-systems, support equipment and related weapons system. Advise team

members and solve unusual maintenance problems by analysis and test engines, pneudraulic, fuel, electrical/electronic

systems, etc. Acts as Special Maintenance Technical Advisor to the Site or Team Supervisor. Position reports to the


  • Services, repairs and overhaul equipment and engines.

  • Repairs, replaces, and rebuilds equipment and engine components, fuel systems (including cells, tanks and fuel/metering

  • control systems), and functional components using hand tools, power tools, welding equipment, rivet gun, and drills.)

  • Inspects and repairs power plants (engines) malfunctions, including cracked components, oil leaks, etc.

  • Diagnoses malfunctions, isolate causes and correct breaks.

  • Test engine operations, using testing equipment to locate source of malfunction.

  • Replaces and repairs damaged components, uses hand tools, gauges, and tests equipment.

  • Removes engine and major components from equipment, using hoist or other lifting devices.

  • Disassembles and inspects parts for wear, warping, or other defects.

  • Repairs and replaces defective engine components and reassemble and install engine on weapon systems and vehicles.

  • Adjusts, repairs, or replaces instruments, electrical/electronics, fuel/oil systems and accessories.

  • Performs vehicle services, including engine flush/cleaning, parts lubrication, and maintenance checks.

  • May service engine components operations making repairs and overhaul, required to ensure safe operating condition.

  • May specialize in repair and modification of engines, structural components, precision repair, functional spare parts, and assemblies.

  • Recommends revisions to maintenance procedures to improve efficiency and ensure quality workmanship.

  • Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.


3.15.1 AIRCRAFT SHEET METAL MECHANIC (Wage Determination Occupation, 23022 Aircraft Mechanic II): The Aircraft Mechanic II maintains repairs and modifies aircraft structures and structural components of moderate

difficulty, maintains and repairs aircraft components including but not limited to flight controls, engines, hydraulics,

pneumatics, fuel systems, and mechanical components, applies technical knowledge of airframe and power plant systems in

determining equipment malfunctions and applies required expertise in restoring equipment condition and or operation, and

applies comprehensive technical expertise to solve moderate to complex problems by interpreting technical documentation

such as; blueprints or manufactures' manuals.

Job requirements: Must have a thorough knowledge of aircraft mechanical component troubleshooting, repair procedures and

replacement of parts, requires broad knowledge of aircraft sheet metal/structural modifications and repair, must have basic

knowledge of electrical theory, must have thorough knowledge of aircraft unique tools such as test equipment, torque

wrenches, dial indicators, micrometers, sheet metal brakes and sheers. This job requires working knowledge of technical

publications. The incumbent receives technical guidance, as required, from supervisor or higher-level technician, will

occasionally be required to lead teams through more complex aircraft relevant tasks, and may be required to make entries in

aircraft logs and records. Must be able to prioritize workload in order to maintain schedules on assigned projects.

Contractor personnel shall perform a full range of aircraft sheet metal duties including, but not limited to, disassemble, modify,

repair, and reassemble complex aircraft metal items and systems, e.g., bulkheads, airframes, spars, air scoops, wings, flaps,

pylons, sponsons, fuselages, skins, ribs, gussets and fuel tanks. These items and systems have combined straight and curved

edges and irregular curves and planes. Contractor personnel shall analyze and evaluate structural damage to metal systems

and items; develop patterns using a combination of parallel and radial line development; fabricate, install, and repair a variety

of items and systems made from a wide variety of metals, e.g., stainless steel, copper sheet, magnesium, honeycomb, alloys,

aluminum; replace sections and patch old systems; cut, bend, shape, and form metals for items that have numerous irregular

angles, planes, and curves with varying pitch and circumference; use a variety of assembly joints, complex fastening

systems, riveted or welded joints, drill or punch holes; and assemble or repair items by seaming, soldering, bolting, screwing,

riveting, tacking, and spot welding. Assembly methods shall meet appearance and strength standards, as well as critical

tolerances. As a condition of employment Contractor personnel will be required to pass a FRCSE administered certification

skills examination. Contractor personnel shall use precision measuring instruments such as calipers, protractors, snap ring, height,

depth, dial and screw pitch gauges, squares, rulers, trammel points, and sine bars. Contractor personnel will also be required

to use oxyacetylene cutting torches and electric arc welding machines. Contractor personnel shall have at least two years of documented experience in Aerospace and/or Aircraft Sheet

metal procedures and processes. The Contractor shall provide verification to the COR of this experience during the first 30

days of performance and/or upon hiring. FRCSE Quality Assurance personnel will provide Contractor personnel with cold

working/hole quality special skill certification training and will provide and subject Contractor personnel to recertification

requirements pursuant to FRCSEINST 4855.6C Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) 6.2-5(6.4). The Government will bear

the cost of all Cold Working/Hole Quality Special Skill Certification and Recertification training and instruction as required by


Minimum Requirements

  • High school graduate or equivalent is desirable.

  • Five (5) years actual and recent, vehicle or missile, or related weapon systems experience desired; three (3) years required.

  • Must be able to speak, read, write and understand English.

  • In accordance with the contract, all personnel performing work require United States citizenship or acceptable proof of naturalization prior to employment.

  • Thorough knowledge of technical publications related to weapon systems and vehicles.

  • Must have knowledge of the scope and limitation of various categories of maintenance and their application to the contract unit.

  • Must know theory and principles of engine operations; accessories and components; electrical and electronic; pneudraulic; and mechanical principles.

  • Knowledge of sheet metal, properties of materials, fuels, and oils.

  • Must be able to read, interpret and use manufacturers maintenance manuals, service bulletins, blueprints, wiring and schematic diagrams, data tables and other specifications to determine feasibility and method to repair or replace malfunctioning or damaged components.

  • Must be able to inspect, repair, and operate ground support and auxiliary equipment.

  • Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license and be able to operate a government general-purpose vehicle.

Must pass the Fleet Readiness Center Southeast (FRCSE) administered test requirements:

20 question written test on Blue Print Interpretation.

Once the candidate passes the written test, the practical graded test is given:

2- 4x4 sheets of metal

1 drawing

Tool Kit


The Sheet Metal Worker Candidates are required to Prep and Layout the material IAW the provided drawing. Prior to

installation of fasteners, the project to this point is evaluated by the FRC instructor and in the case of a contractor the Site

Manager or Program Manager. Then the candidate is given instruction per the drawing to install 5 rows of different type of

fasteners Hi-Loks, Solid Buttons, Flush, Countersink's.


Preferred Qualifications

F-18 and/or close tolerance sheet metal experience preferred.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Maintenance

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 186603BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.