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A&P Mechanic

Chicago, IL
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Other
Job Description

Job Duties:

  • Perform Line maintenance (on-call and scheduled) work on various customers' aircrafts.
  • Perform routine maintenance and airworthiness releases (within scope of approval) returning aircraft to service.
  • Responsible for servicing, inspecting, and maintaining aircraft, aircraft engines, and associated components; effectively performs work to meet deadlines and performance goals.
  • Troubleshoot systems; disassemble, repair, and reassemble sections and components to maintain full functioning equipment according to Approved Technical Data provided by the customer.
  • Ensure all departing aircraft are safe in accordance with FAR’s and the air carrier/manufacturer manuals and all work performed is properly documented.
  • Perform line maintenance duties, activities and maintenance tasks as assigned.
  • Collaborate and communicate with the air carrier’s maintenance control center as required.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Must have a current valid FAA Airframe & Powerplant License
  • 2+ years of recent line maintenance experience, emphasis on troubleshooting, daily and turn checks, and ability to work in a fast-paced dynamic environment.
  • Experience required on CRJs or B767.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to frequently stand, walk, continually utilize hand, and finger dexterity, climb, balance, bend, or crawl, occasionally from heights in precarious places. 
  • Ability to frequently lift/push/carry items up to 50 pounds. Have the awareness that he/she will be working near and around moving mechanical parts, around fumes, airborne particles, or toxic chemicals, and exposure to loud noises. 
  • Utilize visual acuity to operate equipment and read technical information. 
  • Be exposed to weather conditions outside as well as non-weather conditions such as extreme heat or cold. 
  • Must be able to read and write English. 
  • Must pass airport security background checks and travel for work as required.
  • Must be willing to work flexible shifts to include nights and weekends to meet customer demand.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Good organizational skills and ability to manage multiple priorities.
  • Aircraft technician with AS400 training preferred.
  • Gen Fams on CRJ or B767 are highly preferred.
  • Avionics experience is a plus.
  • Customer-facing skills, ability to work with the flight crew and interact in a professional manner.
  • Independent and self-motivated and have the ability to work without direct supervision.

Compensation and Benefits:

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