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8 months ago
Pegasus Aviation Services
Location: California
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Maintenance
Category: Technician Jobs
Job Description - Aircraft Maintenance Technician (PEG00375)

Job Description

Aircraft Maintenance Technician(

Job Number:


Pegasus Aviation Services provides everything from aircraft maintenance and ground handling to ground support equipment, cargo services, and administration at some of the busiest cargo and passenger airports in the world.

Aircraft Maintenance Technicians (AMT) at Travis AFB (SUU) are responsible for performing high quality routine and non-routine maintenance for Transport Category Aircraft. AMT’s should be licensed and certified with preference given for B-747-400, B-767 aircraft experience and qualifications.

The AMT position is a technical services position whose work routine varies while following strict safety and set procedures. AMT’s generally function while coordinating their activities with the Maintenance Control of our customer airlines.

Essential Duties of AMT’s


Various line maintenance related services of Transport Category Aircraft.


Inspect and perform or supervise transit aircraft activity, non-routine and routine line maintenance activities


Inspect, service, maintain, troubleshoot, and repair aircraft airframes and engines


Accomplish removal and replacement of defective parts to include final operational checks


Accomplish aircraft system testing and troubleshooting procedures


Operate all power tools and equipment necessary to accomplish job assignment


Complete all required maintenance records in an accurate and timely manner


Interpret technical manuals, engineering drawings, blueprints and schematics


Operate all related ground handling equipment utilized to service the aircraft


Present a clean and neat work area to our customers


Support all company policies and safety programs


Performing tasks in a fast paced environment


Professional appearance and attitude


Candidate must be reliable and dependable


Other duties as assigned by Supervisor and Manager

Attention to detail and excellent customer service absolutely essential for success


Minimum Qualifications


To be considered for this position you must possess a valid FAA Aircraft Maintenance Technician license with an Airframe and/or Powerplant rating.


Prefer candidates with ATA 104 or comparable type specific training on Boeing 747-400 or Boeing 767 aircraft.


Positions available for technicians of various experience and skill levels. You are welcome to apply if you are a licensed AMT but do not possess the type specific aircraft training mentioned above.


Must be able to work independently, or as part of a team, with little or no supervision.


Must be willing to work long hours in inclement weather as necessary, while adhering to strict regulatory specifications and guidance


Be at least 18 years of age


Good communication skills


Must be a U.S. citizen or show proof of right to work in the U.S.


High School graduate or GED


Possess a valid driver’s license


Ability to lift 60 pounds comfortably


Able to fluently read, write, speak and understand English


Ability to work under stressful situations and tight time constraints


Self-motivated, team player


Required to work nights, weekends, holidays, and varying schedules


Successfully complete a background investigation, including FBI fingerprints, criminal history and pre-employment drug test


Candidate will need to provide a work history showing the use of their Airframe and/or Powerplant privileges for at least 6 months, within the last 24 months, or be prepared to comply with FAR 65.83

Physical Demands:

Background position skill ranking areas:

Language Skills:

Read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

Write routine reports and correspondence.

Speak effectively from a technical perspective with the Maintenance Control personnel of our customers.

Communicate with customers within and outside of the United States. These customers include many for whom English is their second language. Applicant must be patient and tolerant of differing cultural values and lingual challenges.

Math skills:

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

Reasoning Abilities:

Apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram form.

Deal with problems involving many concrete variables in standardized situations.

Physical Demands: moderate.

Must be able to lift, carry, move, push, pull and install 30-50 lb components unassisted, have 20/20 corrected vision, good hearing, and be willing to wear all required safety equipment. (Personal Protective Equipment – PPE) Regularly required to use hands, talk, hear, bend, stoop, kneel, and is frequently required to stand, walk.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to focus.

The AMT is usually working outside and is exposed to all types of weather conditions with a seasonal range of temperatures which include rain, snow, wind and extreme temperatures.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate but can vary dramatically depending on location and activity. Occasionally high noise levels exist where hearing protection is required and provided.

Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you have a physical and/or mental disability and are interested in applying for employment and need special accommodations to use our website to apply for a position please contact, Recruiting Services at job-assist@akima.com or. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.
The dedicated email and telephonic options above are reserved only for individuals with disabilities needing accessibility assistance to apply to an open position using our website.

Please do not use the dedicated email or phone number above to inquire on the status of your job application.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

In order for our company to stay compliant with government regulations, please apply on line. Please DO NOT email resumes or call in lieu of applying online unless you have a physical and/or mental disability and need assistance with the online application.

: Variable

Primary Location
: US-CA-Travis Air Force Base

: Pegasus

: Maintenance & Repair

: Full-time

Closing Date (Period for Applying) - External

: Ongoing

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