15H AIRCRAFT PNEUDRAULICS REPAIRER

OVERVIEW
The aircraft pneudraulics repairer is primarily responsible for supervising and performing maintenance on aircraft pneudraulics systems. With hundreds of Army missions depending on airplanes and helicopters, aircraft pneudraulics repairers must ensure that all of them are safe and ready to fly.

JOB DUTIES

  • Remove, repair and test pneudraulics systems, subsystems and assemblies
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot malfunctions
  • Use and maintain common/special tools
  • Maintain facilities for storage of flammable/hazardous materials

TRAINING
Ten weeks of Basic Combat Training and 12 weeks of Advanced Individual Training with on-the-job instruction. Part of this time is spent in the classroom and part in the field.

Advanced Individual Training: 12 weeks, 2 days at Fort Rucker, AL

Some of the skills you’ll learn are:

  • Engine disassembly and repair
  • Repair of aluminum, steel and fiberglass airframes/coverings
  • Fix hydraulic, fuel and electrical systems


HELPFUL SKILLS

  • Preference for mathematics and shop mechanics
  • Interest in working with aircraft and engine mechanics
  • Ability to use hand and power tools


REQUIRED ASVAB SCORE(S)
Mechanical Maintenance (MM): 104

WARRANT OFFICER TRACK
151A Aviation Maintenance Technician (nonrated)

FUTURE CIVILIAN CAREERS
The skills you learn will help prepare you for a career as an airframe or powerplant mechanic.

+ Enlisted
X Officer
+ Active Duty
+ Army Reserve
+ Open to Women
+ Entry Level