6 months ago
Works under the supervision of test cell supervisor to prepare engines for test, perform all tests as per the EMM and prepare engine for shipping after test. Perform necessary maintenance in the test cell to correct any discrepancies found during test.
Perform maintenance on engines in engine shop as required. Perform repairs and calibration on all test cell equipment as required.
Uses mechanic’s hand tools, precision measuring instruments, gauges, test equipment, aircraft jacks, hoists, work platforms, dollies, and tow bars.
Documents all work accomplished (a.k.a. sign-off) in a clear, concise, and accurate manner.
Responsible for knowing, understanding, following, promoting, and continuously improving company policies and procedures.
Works fair share of overtime and night shift.
Observes all safety, environmental, and general housekeeping rules and policies.
May perform other duties as required by the department.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Valid FAA Airframe & Powerplant License.
Previous experience operating a test cell.
Aviation training preferred. This training may take the form of military training, aeronautical academy, or technical school training, and/or an Aviation Associates Degree.
Electrician background or training desired
Must have proven mechanical and technical aptitude.
Must have proven experience using a variety of hand and power tools.
Analytical skills required to perform mechanical troubleshooting.
Must deal with dimensions and measurements.
Strong communication skills required, both verbal and written. Must have good interpersonal and verbal skills in order to interface with customers and employees.
Must be able to bend, stretch, crawl, and climb ladders. Stand for 8 hours per day and walk long distances.