- Reno, Nevada
- Job ID
Description, duties, responsibilities
Various Positions and Locations
U.S. Air Force Combat Air Force
Contracted Air Support
Starting Salary Range: DOE
Tactical Air Support is Nevada Center for Entrepreneurial Technology (NCET) 2019 Aerospace / Aviation Company of the Year
Tactical Air Support, Inc., a national company headquartered in Reno, Nevada, provides domestic and international “Center of Excellence” training and support services in tactical aviation and is currently seeking experienced high-performance aircraft maintainers and related maintenance support to join our team.
Tactical Air’s motto is “We Serve Those Who Serve”. Our company’s purpose is twofold: we help make the world more secure through our efforts to improve the military capabilities and security of the United States and our partner nations and we create an environment where our employees can discover, develop, and share their talents in a way that provides a meaningful career path.
Tactical Air is seeking maintenance professionals to generate sorties and perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance supporting the USAF Combat Air Force (CAF) Contracted Air Support (CAS) contract. Positions available include:
- Site Maintenance Manager
- Quality Assurance Representative
- A&P Aircraft Mechanic
- Avionics Mechanic
- Aviation Life Support Specialist
- Aviation Ordinance Specialist
- Maintenance Administration Specialist
- Logistics Support Technician
The mission of this contract is to provide adversary air services to the USAF 4th and 5th generation fighter squadrons, groups, and wings across the U.S. Tactical Air operates the CF-5D and the F-5 E/F Advanced Tiger (F-5ATTM), a purpose-built, modernized advance capability adversary aircraft. Tactical Air’s maintenance staff is comprised of certified and experienced mechanics, technicians, specialists, and logisticians. These professionals all work towards ensuring safe and seamless ground maintenance operations and are an integral part of a dedicated, elite team who get things done, enjoy working together, and are committed to growing with this fast-moving, high-performance company. Based on actual contract award, assignment will be at one of the following USAF bases. Tactical Air will not provide reimbursement for initial relocation expenses:
- Kingsley ANGB, Oregon: https://www.173fw.ang.af.mil/Home/Welcome/
- Luke AFB, Arizona: https://www.luke.af.mil
- Holloman AFB, New Mexico: https://www.holloman.af.mil
- Eglin AFB, Florida: https://www.eglin.af.mil
- Seymour Johnson AFB, North Carolina: https://www.seymourjohnson.af.mil
- Kelly Field, Joint Base San Antonio, Texas: https://www.jbsa.mil
The ideal candidates will be highly experienced, professional, disciplined, team-oriented, and responsive to the needs of the company and its Department of Defense (DoD) customers. These positions will report to the Program Manager/Site Manager responsible for the safe and effective operation of companyowned aircraft. Maintainers may be assigned to various work sites across the U.S. and will be expected to travel as needed to support contract requirements.
Tactical Air offers a comprehensive benefits package, including (but not limited to) 401K retirement savings plan with employer match, medical/dental/vision, and life insurance. The level of position offered will be dependent upon background and qualifications. If you are a dynamic, self-motivated individual who appreciates challenging yet rewarding work, Tactical Air invites you to apply. All applicants must submit a current resume and completed employment application, which may be obtained at https://tacticalairsupport.com/jobs/.
Full-time positions are available. Positions will remain open until filled.
If any candidate requires assistance in accessing or completing an employment application, please contact Human Resources.
Tactical Air is proud to be an EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability Employer
Our Philosophy and Vision for the Future Since its inception in 2005, Tactical Air has utilized innovative business practices to provide our government and aviation industry partners with an unparalleled consulting and training experience. We are a business modeled after a weapons school with the largest cadre of weapons school instructors, graduates, adversaries and test pilots in the industry. TACTICAL AIRS VISION FOR THE FUTURE IS TO BE THE WORLDS PREMIER Ãƒ CENTER OF EXCELLENCEÂ FOR COMMERCIAL TACTICAL AVIATION TRAINING AND SUPPORT SERVICES. Additionally, we aim to become a repository of world classÂ aviation expertise powered by a cadre of aircrew, tactical and subject matter experts, and maintainers. We attract and retain talent by offering our people a profession, not just a job. The sense of ownership, purpose and meaning that comes with being a member of the Tactical Air team is unique in our industry, affording them a profession with purpose and meaning. Above all we focus on execution, Its not what we do, its how we do it.Â