AP Mechanic - Decatur, TX
Join us in Decatur, TX for work on rotary wing aircraft. PlaneTechs is seeking A&P Mechanics who want to earn a highly competitive salary and earn valuable experience.Why PlaneTechs:• We offer a personalized attention from PlaneTechs#8217; expert Aviation Maintenance Recruiter that will guide you through submitting your resume, your first day and daily support throughout your assignment!• Free direct deposit• Weekly payroll• Health, Dental, Vision, Term Life, and Short-term disability (not available in all states).• At PlaneTechs we put YOU first! Let our experienced recruiting team submit your resume and get you on the road to APPROVED!Your role:• 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.
Background desired:• A&P license. • 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. • A valid clear driver's license. 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.