A&P Mechanic - TN

Piney Flats, TN

Job Description

Job Responsibilities:
- Install employer aftermarket kits.
- Perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance on employer aircraft.
- Performing major and minor repairs and alterations to aircraft structure, including sheet metal and composite repairs and fabrications.
- Perform aircraft disassembly and reassembly.
- Perform post maintenance flight test duties.
- Fabrication of mounting provisions for avionics installations.
- Other tasks as assigned.

Position Requirements:
- A&P certificate.
- Two or more years of heavy helicopter maintenance experience on employer helicopters, preferably in FAA 145 Repair Station.
- Ability to install kits on new aircraft (to include air conditioners, sliding doors, rescue hoists, FAST rope systems, etc.).
- Ability to perform maintenance on airframe and engine as needed, to include removal and replacement of engine and major airframe components.
- Ability to perform sheet metal repairs and to fabricate sheet metal and composite parts as required. - - ---- Ability to troubleshoot and solve routine problems as needed.
- Ability to work under limited supervision, and to assist and train junior mechanics as required.
- Ability to read and understand installation instructions, maintenance manuals and blueprints.
- Ability to follow written and verbal instructions.
- Ability to measure, drill and modify aircraft structures without causing damage to structure or underlying components.
- Must work as a team member to ensure quality and timely completions of aircraft to meet schedule. - ------ Must work overtime as required.
- Must purchase or own tools required for the jobs assigned.

Physical Requirements:
- Ability to sit, stand, crawl, climb ladders, and work in tight spaces as required.
- Ability to stand as required for duration of shift.
- Able to lift 25 lbs.