Flight Test Engineer
Leonardo
 Mid City East, PA

Provide multi-talented production and maintenance flight test engineering services to P21 & P145 Flight Activities in support of TH119 and LHD Product Lines.

  • Perform Aircraft Test Procedures to include pre-flight aircraft preparation, ground & airborne flight direction, post-flight data reduction, reporting, analysis, troubleshooting and resolution assistance.
  • Provide assistance during acceptance/delivery (ATP) check flights on LHD/customer owned aircraft.
  • Liaison with Production Operations, Engineering and the Design Authority to resolve technical issues.
  • Provided technical expertise to other departments, customers as required.
  • Extensive weekend work, travel, and scheduling flexibility required.
  • Maintain a Department of Transportation FAA Third Class Medical Certificate
  • Must be able to complete the FTE training course and maintain qualification.

Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • FAA Mechanic: Airframe and/or Power Plant Certificate, FAA Repairman Certificate or Military Equivalent
  • Crew Chief Flight Time: 500 Hours preferred
  • 5 years of hands on experience preferred
  • Strong understanding of aviation technology
  • Ability to learn and develop new procedures.
  • PC technical skills, basic understanding of PC communication protocols.
  • Basic familiarization/use of MS Office.
  • Ability to teach and develop technical skills in employees.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to hold/maintain a Passport.
  • Ability to swim and pass commercial helicopter water survival course