A&P / IA Maintenance Technicians

Location :

Galesburg, IL and Iowa City, IA

Job Description:

Jet Air Inc. is seeking highly motivated aircraft technicians for immediate hire in Galesburg, IL or Iowa City, IA. Aircraft Maintenance Technician is responsible, under limited or minimal direction, to perform scheduled inspections and repair activities on various airframe types. This is a long term position with great opportunities for advancement within the company.

  • Applicant must be capable of performing inspections, repairs and maintenance on single engine, turboprop and turbine powered airframes/power plants.
  • Knowledge of all aircraft mechanical systems functions and interactions, including aircraft accessories, components and other hardware.
  • Maintenance and repair of aircraft components includes but is not limited to flight controls, engines, hydraulics, pneumatics, fuel systems and mechanical components.
  • Utilize knowledge of airframe and power plant systems in interpreting technical data to troubleshoot equipment malfunctions and restore equipment to operational condition.
  • Must be able to use unique aircraft tools such as test equipment, measuring instruments, dial indicators, micrometers, and others as needed.
  • Removal and disassembly of defective parts; assembly and installation of replacement parts; and testing aircraft systems.

  • Requirements:

  • FAA Airframe and Power plant Mechanic Certificate required.
  • Must provide own basic tools/ Specialty tools supplied.

  • Ability to:
  • Work in small places, extreme temperatures, heights above six feet and noisy environments.
  • Comfortably work at elevated heights for extended periods of time.
  • Lift, balance and carry 50 lbs.
  • Previous licensed work experience preferred but not required.
  • Compliance with federal drug testing requirements.

  • Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of relevant technical reference materials (Maintenance Manuals, IPCs, Service Bulletins, Structural Repair Manuals, Engineering Drawings, ADs, etc.)
  • Must have strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Read and understand maintenance manuals and understand requirements.
  • Complete required paperwork to comply with Federal Regulations and Company procedures.

  • Benefits:

  • Health Insurance
  • Paid Vacation
  • 401K
  • Bonuses / Profit sharing

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    Please email resume to careers@jetairinc.com

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