Heavy Maintenance A & P Technician
Experienced Aircraft Maintenance Technicians! Be rewarded for your experience and knowledge with a competitive new pay rate. Apply NOW!
Our A&P Technician position is an exciting opportunity to perform troubleshooting, inspections, routine and non-routine maintenance on customer aircraft. Recent AMT license technicians also have the opportunity to gain experience by entering into the workforce in a growing career field with many advancement opportunities.
AMES offers an excellent new compensation and benefits package. Medical/Dental/Vision, 401K with company match contribution, and paid time off. Other incentives include quarterly and semi-quarterly pay progression. This position is employee referral bonus eligible.
What you will do:
You will consult and interpret aircraft maintenance manuals and specifications to determine the best method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components. The A&P Tech position also will perform typical maintenance actions including bolting, torqueing, rigging, and safety wiring to include the removal and replacement of aircraft components, engines and flight controls. This position will Return to Service aircraft that have completed all required maintenance actions utilizing company logbooks or customer authorized documentation.
What you need:
- High school diploma or equivalent
- Airframe and Powerplant license
- Working knowledge of aircraft mechanical systems
- Working knowledge of computer based applications
- Basic understanding of FAA regulations pertaining to CFR Part 145 repair station operations Aircraft Maintenance Manual, Overhaul Manuals, Servicer Bulletins, Airworthiness Directives, Illustrated Parts Catalogues and Structural Repair Manuals.
- Excellent written and oral communication skills
Preferred Job Skills:
- 3+ yrs 767 experience is highly preferred
- Prior hands on experience in a heavy maintenance Transport or Regional Jets environment
- Prior experience at a FAR 145 repair station
- Prior experience on Boeing 767 Classic & Next Generation Aircraft
- Physical Requirements:
- Ability to work outside in all weather conditions and to travel on an as needed basis to support off-site maintenance
- Must provide tools as listed on required tool listing.
- Eye/hand coordination and clear field of vision
- Ability to work at heights up to 80 feet and lift up to 75 pounds
- Ability to work in tight and confined spaces with respiratory equipment
- Ability to bend, crawl, twist, and other positions and sustain the position for extended period of time
- Ability to precisely manipulate hand tools in a variety of situations
AMES is an equal opportunity employer and that all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran or disability status.