Delaware Resource Group

Aircraft Mechanic - EGRESS

Job Locations US-TX-El Paso
Posted Date 17 minutes ago(3/23/2018 2:00 PM)
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DRG Professional Services is currently seeking a Aircraft Mechanic / Egress Technician to support a NASA contract in El Paso, TX.  We are seeking a professional with experience on maintaining, servicing, installing and removing NACES and ACES II ejection seats and Martin Baker MK US16LN.  


  • Perform malfunction repairs resulting from troubleshooting and adjusts aircraft egress systems to conform to specifications or modifications in accordance with technical orders and modification instructions. Isolates malfunctions on life support systems using various types of test equipment. Repairs or replaces components as required using the latest technical data.
  • Performs service tests prior to issue and use, on all items of flight equipment such as; protective helmets, oxygen masks and oxygen hoses, emergency bail-out breathing oxygen cylinders, to assure all components function properly and consistently. Fit and maintains full pressure suits. Operates and calibrates pressure suit test equipment.
  • Assists in the development of procedures and schedules to maintain egress systems, flight equipment and personal safety items. Issues equipment to aircrew members and maintenance personnel as needed. Must also prepare equipment for and support worldwide deployments.
  • Inspects, maintains, troubleshoots, modifies packs and adjusts aircrew life sustaining equipment not limited to but including; flight helmets, oxygen masks, parachutes, flotation devices, survival kits aircrew night vision devices anti-G garments, high altitude full pressure suits, explosives, ejection seats, canopies, hatches and oxygen systems
  • Makes and performs operational and functional checks and adjusts affected systems, as required.
  • Other mechanic / flight line duties and related support as required across the program 


  • Preferred: Graduate of Aviation Flight Equipment Technical (USAF) or Naval Parachute Rigger “A“ School (USN/USMC)
  • Must have experience on maintaining, servicing, installing and removing NACES and ACES II ejection seats and Martin Baker MK US16LN. 
  • Must have a minimum of five (5) years’ experience with Aviation Flight Equipment.
  • Must be an experienced technician familiar and competent with sustainment, repair and fabrication of aviation life support equipment.
  • Must have in-depth working knowledge of aircraft safety directives.



Licenses and Certifications:

  • Current civilian driver's license is required and must be maintained throughout employment.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a government flight-line driver's license.
  • Clearance: Must be able to obtain a US Secret Security Clearance. 


Travel: Must be able to work in the established work/living environment to include shifts as assigned, travel as part of a maintenance recovery team and support CONUS and OCONUS deployments





The Company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.


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