Job Description: The CH-47 helicopter repairer is primarily responsible for the maintenance of the CH-47 Helicopters (also known as the “Chinook”). With hundreds of Army missions depending on these helicopters, they must ensure that all of them are safe and ready to fly. Job duties include: remove and install aircraft subsystem assemblies such as engines, rotors, gearboxes, transmissions and mechanical flight controls; service and lubricate aircraft and subsystems; inspect and repair aircraft wings, fuselages and tail assemblies; prepare aircraft for inspections and maintenance checks; assist in diagnosing/troubleshooting.

  • Branch Branch: Army
  • Ratings Average Rating:
  • Desinnation Designation: 15U
  • Average Required Test Average Salary: $38,191
  • Entry Type Entry Type: Enlisted
  • Required Test ASVAB: MM: 104
  • Degree Degree: High School or GED
  • Age Age: 17-34
  • Citizen Citizen: U.S. or Permanent Resident
  • Category Category: Transportation & Aviation
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