Responsible for performing maintenance, preventative maintenance, repair
and alteration on P-3 Orion aircraft. Assists with the oversight of
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
• Makes repairs to aircraft and follows maintenance procedures,
• Troubleshoots malfunctions in aircraft structure, landing gear,
flight surfaces and controls, anti- icing, pneudraulic, engines,
auxiliary power unit.
• Repairs, replaces, and rebuilds aircraft functional components
including rigging, surface controls, and plumbing and hydraulic units,
using hand tools, power tools, machines, and equipment such as shears,
sheet metal brake, rivet gun, and drills.
• Reads and interprets manufacturers' and maintenance manuals, service
bulletins, technical data, engineering data, and other specifications to
determine feasibility and method of repairing or replacing
malfunctioning or damaged components
• Replaces or repairs worn or damaged components, such as fuel
controls, fuel pumps, oil pumps, and engine mounted gearboxes, and
compressor bleed valves using hand tools, gauges, and testing equipment.
• Removes engine from aircraft using hoist or forklift truck,
disassembling and inspecting parts for wear, cracks, security, or other
• Repairing or replacing defective engine parts and reassembles and
installs engine in aircraft
• Supervises the jacking and towing of aircraft, enters in the
maintenance records description of the work performed and verifies the
work was performed satisfactorily, service engines and airframe
components at line station making repairs, short of overhaul, required
to keep aircraft in safe operating condition, specialize in work, repair
and modification of structural, precision, and functional spare parts
and assemblies, and specialize in engine repair.
• Adhere to company policies and procedures and local, federal and
• High School Diploma or equivalent required. A&P License and/or
additional aviation mechanic experience may substitute for some
• Five (5) years of aviation maintenance experience.
• A&P license required.
• U.S. citizen or resident
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
• Operate a variety of precision measuring instruments such as
calipers, protractors, snap ring, height, depth, dial and screw pitch
gauges, squares, rulers, trammel points, and sine bars.
• Walk, stand, crawl, kneel and bend on level and/or inclined surfaces
for certain periods throughout the day.
• Climb stairs, ramps, ladders, and work stands.
• Crouch, crawl, grasp, pull over hand, push, reach or handle objects,
use finger dexterity, bend elbow/knee and reach above/below shoulders.
• Lift up to 44 pounds and heavy, moderate carrying up to 44 pounds.
• See aircraft in flight, read dials/gauges, identify small objects and
• See imperfections, micrometer readings and other small scales with or
without corrective lens.
• Communicate effectively verbally and in writing and ability to detect
sound by hearing.
• Operate power vehicles, machinery, hand tools, ground support
equipment, fork lift, APU, truck, tractor, etc.
• Wear a respirator to work in confined spaces.
• Work in an inside/outside environment to include working around
machinery, objects, vehicles, ladders, and scaffolds.
• Excessive noise and vibration that can be intermittent or constant.
• Environmental conditions can include but not limited to dust, fumes,
smoke, gas, solvents such as degreasing agents, grease, oils and
• Working on slippery or uneven surfaces and in confined spaces.
• Working closely with others or working alone.
Additional Job Duties
Salary Range: $33 Hourly
Relocation: $1,800 Monthly for lodging