A&P Maintenance Mechanic

  • Job Tracking ID: 512369-578685
  • Job Location: Sioux City, IA
  • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
  • Level of Education: High School/GED
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: June 08, 2017
  • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
  • Starting Date: ASAP



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Job Description:

A licensed A&P Technician reports to the Aircraft Maintenance Supervisor or his designee for the job related activities he/she performs when working under Hawthorne Global Aviation Services Repair Station license. Investigates, and analyzes aircraft mechanical problems. Gathers information and data from verbal and technical instructions, work orders, maintenance manuals, blue prints, aircraft and engine run-ups.

Primary Responsibilities

Test and inspects the operation of engines, engine controls, accessories, landing gear, hydraulic systems, heating, air conditioning, fuel, oxygen and pressurization systems.Accomplish repairs to assigned aircraft using, hand tools, precision measuring instruments, gauges, test equipment aircraft jacks, hoists and all ground support equipment.Ensures that all work performed is logged on the work order and that all entries are logical, clear, concise and in compliance with regulatory requirements.Keep his/her work area clean and organized.Adheres to all environmental, health and safety regulationsPerforms inspection duties within the limitations as set forth in the Repair Station Quality Control and Forms Manual authorization (Performs as a Delegated Inspector for the Repair Station when authorized)Operation of specialized diagnostic and repair equipment

General

  • Interact with others in a professional and respectful manner
  • Follow up with other company departments and employees
  • Recommend process and communication improvements
  • Regular and prompt attendance
  • Work with accuracy, clarity and an eye for detail

Additional Responsibilities

  • On-call and overtime duties as required
  • On the job training for new employees
  • Miscellaneous other duties as assigned

Supervisory Responsibilities

  • May assist in the training of less senior personnel, as requested by supervisor.

Experience and Skills:

  • High School or GED
  • FAA certified A&P license
  • Corporate and General Aviation knowledge
  • Turbine/Turboprops and Piston Engine Aircraft experience
  • Basic reading, writing and arithmetic skills necessary
  • Computer literate with the ability to learn new soft ware applications
  • Must pass all conducted drug/alcohol screening, background and security checks and prove eligibility for employment in the United States
  • Excellent listening and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team or independently
  • Ability to effectively communicate and present information
  • Ability to act under pressure and be adaptable to change on a constant basis

Physical Demands

  • Walk, lift up to 75lbs., crawl, bend, climb and stretch
  • Work in tiresome and or tight positions for long periods of time
  • Climb ladders