The A&P Aircraft Maintenance Technician holds a FAA Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) license and performs troubleshooting and direct maintenance in accordance with published rules and procedures. A&P Aircraft Maintenance Technicians also provide prompt and courteous support to aircraft owners, flight crews, charter operators and scheduled air carriers.
- GA fixed wing aircraft experience required.
- Conduct routine and non-routine inspections as required.
- Perform annual inspections on a variety of GA aircraft including piston, single engine, light-twin, turbo-prop and jet aircraft.
- Sheet metal experience is a plus.
- Examine and inspect aircraft components, including landing gear, hydraulic systems, and deicers to locate cracks, breaks, leaks, or other problems.
- Any specialty certification in airframe type preferred.
- Maintain, repair, and rebuild aircraft structures, functional components, and parts such as wings and fuselage, rigging, hydraulic units, oxygen systems, fuel systems, electrical systems, gaskets, and seals.
- Measure the tension of control cables.
- Replace or repair worn, defective, or damaged components, using hand tools, gauges, and testing equipment.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that an employee will encounter while performing the Functions of a A&P Aircraft Maintenance Technician. The company may make reasonable accommodations to enable individuals with disabilities to perform A&P Aircraft Maintenance Technician functions.
- 34 based aircraft on the field from single engine piston to turbine jets.
- Part 145 repair station is the same ownership as FBO and Charter operations on the field.
- A&P Aircraft Maintenance Technicians regularly work indoors and outside in all weather conditions during all seasons
- A&P Aircraft Maintenance Technicians are occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts; high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; and toxic or caustic chemicals
- The noise level in the working environment can be very loud
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each Function listed in the previous section in a manner that management deems satisfactory.
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. The company may make reasonable accommodations to enable individuals with disabilities to perform A&P Aircraft Maintenance Technician functions.
Education: High school diploma or GED
Experience: Two years General Aviation experience preferred. King Air Experience A Plus.
Knowledge/Skills: Skill in operation of motorized vehicles in all weather conditions; lifting heavy objects; Cleaning/maintaining vehicles and facilities
Language Ability: Able to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Able to write simple correspondence and complete simple forms and reports. Able to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and company employees. Able to read and successfully interpret documents including, but not limited to: safety rules, operating instructions, maintenance procedures, and procedure manuals. Ability to speak effectively in front of small groups of customers or company employees.
Math Ability: Able to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Able to compute rate, ratio, and percent.
Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common-sense understanding in order to carry out detailed but uninvolved written and/or oral instructions. Able to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
Computer Skills: Basic computer skills to operate industry-specific software in a Microsoft Windows™ environment. Able to use point of sale terminal to process cash, checks and credit cards
Certificates & Licenses: Valid driver’s license. Valid FAA A&P License. Other equipment operating licenses as required by ATI, government, and airport regulations
Job Type: Full-time