Helicopter Lead Technician

Lead Technician reports to the Program Manager and is responsible for the
installation, repair, modification and routine maintenance on aircraft as
required; operates in compliance with company safety practices and performs
other duties as assigned.
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
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.
Trains new
hires and supports and trains team members as needed.


Summit Aviation Delaware
Job Type: 
  • Must have A&P certification.
  • Must have 5 - 10 years of rotorcraft experience i.e. Sikorsky & S76 Series, Airbus 350 & EC145, Bell 206, 407, 429, 412 & UH-1
  • Must have experience working under a Part 145 Repair Station.
  • Must be able to obtain an IA highly preferred. 
  • EOE
    Summit Aviation offers:
    ·         Health, Dental & Vision Benefits
    ·         Paid Short Term & Long Term Disability Benefits
    ·         Paid Life Insurance Benefits
    ·         401k Plan w/Matching·