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Aircraft Mechanic- A&P Technician
Total Aerospace Services Washington, DC

Aircraft Mechanic- A&P Technician

Total Aerospace Services
Washington, DC
  • $40 to $50 Hourly
  • Medical , Dental , Life Insurance , Retirement
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Do you want to be a part of a team of aviation innovators helping change the industry landscape?

Our client is a full-service FAA and EASA Certified 145 Repair Station. They are a premier aircraft maintenance company that recognizes the viability of aviation maintenance services to the national economy and to our national defense system. They offer services that extend beyond ordinary safety margins in every reasonable manner as a benefit to their customers. They adhere to the principles of integrity, honesty, and sound business practices in every customer encounter. That has been the “secret” to their stable growth, security, and longevity within the Aviation Maintenance industry.

They are currently recruiting for an Aircraft Mechanic - A&P Technician in Baltimore, MD.

What Is In It For You

Salary: $40-50/hr

Position Type: Permanent - Full-time

Benefits: Medical, Dental, 401k, Disability, Company-provided life insurance

A Day In The Life of an Aircraft Mechanic - A&P Technician

As the Aircraft Mechanic, you will maintain, repair, and inspect aircraft to ensure safe operations within the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) guidelines.

Essential Duties of The Aircraft Mechanic - A&P Technician

  • Performs regular maintenance on aircraft.
  • Ensures proper working condition of mechanical systems before flight.
  • Develops and maintains records of maintenance, repairs, inspections, and any reports related to parts or services.
  • Inspects and examines engines, wings, propellers, tails, and other parts to identify cracks, corrosion, or other defects.
  • Inspects hoses and lubricates joints; replace any that show signs of needing repair.
  • Consults maintenance manuals and specifications to identify correct operations and specifications for replacements or repairs.
  • Installs new parts to replace or repair defective or recalled parts or to enhance the performance of the aircraft; performs these tasks efficiently and to specifications.
  • Repairs sheet metal as needed.
  • Ensures proper function of engines and operating systems via a variety of tests and tools.
  • Identifies and resolves mechanical problems based on visual inspections or reports from the pilot or crew.
  • Collaborates, as needed, with airframe and power plant (A&P) mechanics or other appropriate personnel to repair engines and non-instrumental parts.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Thorough understanding of aircraft parts, systems, and mechanics.
  • Thorough understanding of tools and testing methods used to ensure the proper functioning of an aircraft and its parts, systems, and mechanics.
  • Ability to read, comprehend, and adhere to manual instructions to resolve complex mechanical issues.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite or related software used to complete and maintain records.
  • Detail-oriented with mechanical inclination.
  • Superior and careful workmanship.
  • Ability to perform consistently under stressful conditions.
  • Ability to perform basic inspections and repairs.
  • Ability to learn new skills and methods of repairs.
  • Sufficient oral and verbal communication skills, as needed, to discuss equipment malfunctions and complete reports.

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Completion of an FAA-accredited technical school program with a minimum of 1,900 actual class hours required.
  • A&P mechanic certification by the FAA is required within three years of hire.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to stand, lie, and kneel in awkward positions and spaces.
  • Must be able to perform work on scaffolding or ladders.
  • Must be able to lift and pull objects weighing up to 70 pounds at a time.
  • Manual dexterity and physical strength are necessary to operate tools or make adjustments and repairs.
  • Must have visual acuity to inspect equipment and identify defects.
  • Must be able to hear well enough to test sounds and identify the functioning level of aircraft.

If you are interested in the Aircraft Mechanic - A&P Technician job in Baltimore, MD, apply today!

This vacancy is being advertised by Total Aviation Staffing, LLC. The services advertised by Total Aviation Staffing, LLC are those of an Employment Agency.


Total Aerospace Services

Washington, DC
20500 USA



Posted date

3 days ago

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