The Aircraft Quality Control Inspector is responsible for ensuring that assigned aircraft are maintained within required specifications and are airworthy before operation.Principal AccountabilitiesAssist in the monitoring and evaluation of maintenance personnel and maintenance actions performed, inspects aircraft equipment condition for safety, and ensures compliance with technical directives. Review aircraft historical records, log book entries, test measurement and diagnostic equipment, Army Oil Analysis Program (AOAP) Air Wing Information System (AWIS) and weight and balance for accuracy and compliance. Advise maintenance personnel in the use of technical data to troubleshoot, repair, or replace malfunctioning systems. Verify proper procedures, tools and technical data are used while conducting maintenance. Conduct audits/surveillance of maintenance programs to ensure compliance with the Quality Control and Maintenance Plans. Act as the Safety Management Representative (SMR). Perform other related duties as assigned. May be required to work night shifts on a quarterly basis. Knowledge Skills Knowledge of The Army Maintenance Management System (TAMMS), Aviation unit level and Intermediate level maintenance processes and procedures. Extensive knowledge of component time before overhaul, records keeping, historical records, and associated equipment, and applicable technical orders required. Working Knowledge of all Department of Defense, and Federal Aviation Administration maintenance management programs, historical records, and system of component tracking and air worthiness directive tracking. Exceptional ability to comprehend all aspects of TAMMS, Quality Control, Quality Assurance, and generally accepted maintenance practices is required Working knowledge of Quality Control, Quality Assurance and related programs and Department of State regulations. Exceptional knowledge of and application of AWIS data management systems. Effective interpersonal skills for complex system inspection relating to safety of flight and on the job maintenance activities. Ability to analyze inspection findings, and determine best case analysis. Able to read, write and interpret technical data. Familiar with aircraft sub-systems, components, associated equipment and technical documentation systems. Fully knowledgeable of all requirements within the complex aviation maintenance repair, overhaul and functional use as they apply. Able to interpret technical data, and determine best case path forward to correct deficiencies. Ability to travel and supervise of large groups of maintenance personnel on a periodic basis Ability to obtain and maintain a Moderate Risk Public Trust (MRPT) through Department of State Background Investigation is a condition of continued employment. Must possess a current U.S. passport or the ability to obtain one before the assignment.Experience EducationHigh School Diploma or equivalent is required Five (5) or more years of experience in Quality Control with expertise in one or more aircraft systems as a senior aircraft mechanic. FAA Airframe and Power plant (AP) Certificate is required. CMF 15 Aviation MOS series or other military/commercial equivalent preferred. Physical Requirements/Working EnvironmentMay be required to work night shifts on a quarterly basis. Must be able to walk, stand, and sit for extended periods. Must be able to type using a standard keyboard to communicate through e-mail and various software applications. Must be able to crouch, crawl, grasp or handle objects, use finger dexterity, bend elbow/knee and reach above/below shoulders. Must be able to communicate by voice and ear over telephone. Must be able to distinguish color and judge three-dimensional depths. May be required to lift objects whose weight may exceed 50 pounds. Work conditions are normally those of a standard office environment where there is little physical discomfort. During the performance of duties outside the office environment, the diversity of work conditions may range from an environment where there is little or no physical discomfort, to an environment where inclement weather may subject individual to changes in temperature and weather. May be exposed to areas where high noise hazards prevail. May be exposed to fumes or airborne particles; may be exposed to electrical shock hazards or work near moving mechanical parts.Travel Travel to and between CONUS and OCONUS locations is required.DisclaimerThe above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.EXECUTIVE ORDER 11246 Prohibits discrimination against any employee or applicant on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, or national origin and requires affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed, and employees treated, without regard to race, sex, color, genetic information, religion, or national origin. (Enforcement Agency: U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs).