Location: Fairhope, AL
Status Type: Full-Time
Department: Factory Service Center
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Perform general maintenance, preventative maintenance, inspection, repair, or alteration of aircraft, or any part thereof, in compliance with the Federal Aviation Regulations and manufacturers instructions, and then approve for return to service. Services, repairs, and overhauls aircraft and aircraft engines to ensure airworthiness by performing the following duties.
- Perform miscellaneous duties to service aircraft, including flushing crankcase, cleaning screens, greasing moving parts, and checking brakes.- Repair, replace, and rebuild aircraft structures such as wings and fuselage, and functional components including rigging, surface controls, and plumbing and hydraulic units.- Read and interpret manufacturers and airline's maintenance manuals, service bulletins, and other specifications to determine feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components.- Examine engines for cracked cylinders and oil leaks, and listens to operating engine to detect and diagnose malfunctions, such as sticking or burned valves.- Inspect turbine blades to detect cracks or breaks.- Test engine operation to locate source of malfunction.- Replace or repair worn or damaged components such as carburetors, alternators, and magnetos.- Remove engine from aircraft and disassemble and inspect parts for wear, warping, or other defects.- Repair or replace defective engine parts and reassembles and installs engine in aircraft.- Adjust, repair, or replace electrical wiring system and aircraft accessories.- Perform maintenance, preventative maintenance, alteration, or repair of aircraft- Provide information and work order updates as required.- Update squawk lists and submit requests for parts orders.- Provide data for labor standards and business metrics as required.- Clean engine components as needed.- Sign regulatory paperwork and work order paperwork as needed.- Complete quality checks and related documentation per company procedure.- Knowledge of and ability to adhere to safety requirements, OSHA, and environmental policies.NON ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:- Research manufacturers specific technical instructions and bulletins and FAA regulatory directives and complete aircraft maintenance records.- Perform annual inspections of aircraft.- Other duties as assigned.
Ability to sit or stand for extended periods of time. May require bending, reaching, kneeling. Must be able to lift 30 to 50 lbs
Associates degree or equivalent from two-year College or technical school, or one year to two years related experience and training, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
FAA Airframe and Powerplant license preferred.
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one on one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
Windows and Microsoft Word.
No faxes, phone calls or other correspondence will be accepted. EOE/M/F/D/V