Aircraft Mechanic - Seeking Veterans with Aviation Mx Experience - Rockford, IL

 Aircraft
Mechanic 
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Now Hiring Transitioning
Military Aviation Mechanics and
Technicians!
 
Why PlaneTechs: PlaneTechs is a
leading aviation employer with job openings throughout the U.S.  We offer
military veterans excellent employment opportunities working contract jobs with
commercial and military maintenance, repair and overhaul facilities for both
fixed wing and rotor wing aircraft.  It#8217;s an exciting time to enter
the civilian aviation workforce and our dedicated military recruiting team,
with many of them veterans themselves, help you maximize your earnings in the
location of your choice.
 
Job
Description:

  • Inspect, test,
    repair, maintain, and service
    aircraft.
  • Read and interpret
    aircraft maintenance manuals and specifications to determine feasibility and
    method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged
    components.
  • Modify aircraft structures,
    space vehicles, systems, or components, following drawings, engineering orders
    and technical publications.
  • Examine and inspect
    engine or other components for cracks, breaks, or
    leaks.
  • Disassemble and inspect
    parts for wear, warping, or other
    defects.
  • Assemble and install
    electrical, plumbing, mechanical, hydraulic, and structural components and
    accessories, using hand tools and power
    tools.
  • Adjust, align, and
    calibrate aircraft systems, using hand tools, gauges, and test equipment.
  • Test engine and
    system operations, using testing equipment, and listens to engine sounds to
    detect and diagnose malfunctions.
  • Service and maintain
    aircraft systems by performing tasks, such as flushing crankcase, cleaning
    screens, greasing moving parts, and checking
    brakes.
  • Perform maintenance
    IAW FAA approved technical data.
  • Research FAA
    technical data to locate applicable data relevant to assigned
    tasks.
  • Other duties may be
    assigned.
  • This is a temporary
    to permanent position

Requirements:

  • A&P license
    is not required.
  • Tools are not
    required.
  • Recent military
    aviation experience preferred.
  • Must be able to
    document maintenance performed on required
    forms.
  • Knowledge of design
    techniques, principles, tools and instruments involved in the production and
    use of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and
    models.
  • Must have knowledge
    of materials, methods, and the appropriate tools to construct objects,
    structures, and buildings.
  • High School Diploma or
    equivalent.

We are an
equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex,
national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other
characteristic protected by law.

Category: 
Maintenance
Company: 
PlaneTechs
Job Type: 
Permanent
City: 
Rockford
State: 
Illinois