East Alton IL

A&P Technician - East Alton, IL

Only qualified candidates with the below experience will be considered for this position.


The Aircraft Maintenance Technician position requires extensive knowledge of turbine engine and aircraft systems. It includes varying amounts of parts replacement or repair, electrical troubleshooting, hydraulic and pneumatic system work, inspection of aircraft or systems and general mechanical applications. Work order processing, log book entries. Job duties will vary each day and will encompass projects as designated by the Supervisor. Will be required to work independently.


- Attendance.

- Perform general mechanical functions on aircraft and related systems. This shall include, but not be limited to items such as removal and installation of panels and components, repair work and sheet metal repair or installation.

- Troubleshooting and evaluation of systems on the aircraft when designated.

- Inspection and evaluation of the aircraft and components when designated.

- Aircraft movement, performance runs and taxiing when required.

- Maintenance and repair of shop facility, equipment and tooling to support operations.

- Work independently on projects as assigned. Schedule and work quality are essential in these functions.

- Any other job-related duties as assigned by supervisor or management.


Education High school diploma or equivalent.

Airframe and Powerplant License.

Aircraft specific factory training preferred.

Experience Airframe and Powerplant license minimum.

Prior experience aircraft maintenance (Falcon, Embraer, Challenger, Global, Bombardier, Embraer, Citation, Textron, Piaggio)

FAA paperwork, work orders preferred.

Initiative Self-motivated and able to maintain a rapid pace.

Able to process work with minimum supervision.

Ability to lead and provide incentive to other team members.

Responsibility Must perform all work in accordance with Federal Aviation Administration guidelines.

Follow all company and safety rules during performance of duties.

Maintain customer oriented work habits.

Completion of work orders, FAA paperwork.

Contacts Other mechanics in assigned department or other departments.

Lead Mechanic of other teams assigned to project, Team Leader, Operations Manager.

Physical Requirements Able to lift at least 50 lbs.

Routine walking, bending and squatting or sitting.

Routing or repetitive physical motion with arms and hands.

Basic personal computer operations.

Aviation Personnel currently offers:

.63 cents per mile up to $252.00 Travel Pay on your first check, Plus a $100.00 longevity Monthly bonus!

Great benefits like: Holiday Pay, Vacation Pay, $100.00 referrals fees and FREE Direct Deposit. Cash Advances Available!

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