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A&P Mechanic

Cape Air
Chicago, IL
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description


Cape Air’s A&P Mechanics work independently or as a team member performing inspections, repairs and preventative maintenance on company aircraft.


  • Familiar with the policies and procedures contained in company manuals, submits changes as appropriate to eliminate conflicts and/or enhance operational effectiveness
  • Comply with 14 CFR (as applicable), manufacturer’s specifications, company policies and procedures, as well as other methods accepted by the FAA, when accomplishing maintenance
  • Assist with completion of shift turnover reports in accordance with company procedures
  • Participate in shift meetings and briefings as required
  • Update aircraft fleet status information for Company aircraft as directed
  • Conduct on-the-job training as assigned by the Base-Manager/Supervisor
  • Properly executes maintenance work records
  • Maintain the maintenance work area in a clean and orderly condition
  • Adhere to material handling and control procedures specified in company manuals and by the equipment manufacturers
  • Responsible to open and/or close facility
  • Perform aircraft run-ups and taxis
  • Perform road trips to repair aircraft at stations other than the maintenance base
  • Clean aircraft after completing maintenance
  • Additional duties as assigned


  • Current A&P certificate required

  • Must meet the recent experience requirements as stated in 14 CFR 65.83

  • Minimum two years professional aircraft maintenance work experience preferred

  • Must have basic mechanical skills

  • Must own basic set of aircraft maintenance tools

  • Must take instruction and guidance well
  • Must be goal oriented, have an exceptional attention to detail, and must work well in team situations and also as an individual
  • Must be able to lift 40 lbs.
  • Must be able to perform moderately strenuous physical tasks which include bending, stooping, kneeling and working overhead for long periods of time
  • Must hold a valid US driver’s license
  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Must have a flexible schedule and be able to work any shift including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must exhibit knowledge of Cape Air and embody the Cape Air MOCHA HAGoTDI spirit
  • Please note that this is a safety sensitive position which requires CHRC clearance and DATP enrollment in accordance with the FAA Code of Federal Regulations

Cape Air


Chicago, IL
60666 USA



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