Examine and inspect aircraft components, including landing gear, hydraulic systems, and deicers to locate cracks, breaks, leaks, or other problems Conduct routine and special inspections as required by regulations Inspect completed work to certify that maintenance meets standards and that airc
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Airframe & Powerplant Mechanic

Dynamic Aviation • 
Bridgewater, Virginia, USA
Position Type: Permanent
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Job Description:
  • Examine and inspect aircraft components, including landing gear, hydraulic systems, and deicers to locate cracks, breaks, leaks, or other problems
  • Conduct routine and special inspections as required by regulations
  • Inspect completed work to certify that maintenance meets standards and that aircraft are ready for operation
  • Read and interpret maintenance manuals and FAA/manufacturer publications and directives to determine the feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components
  • Maintain repair logs, documenting all preventive and corrective aircraft maintenance
  • Modify aircraft structures, systems, or components, following drawings, schematics, charts, engineering orders, and technical publications
  • Replace or repair worn, defective, or damaged components, using hand tools, gauges, and testing equipment
  • Read and interpret pilots' descriptions of problems to diagnose causes
  • Assemble and install electrical, plumbing, mechanical, hydraulic, and structural components and accessories, using hand or power tools
  • Inventory and ordering supplies, parts, materials, and equipment
  • Check for corrosion, distortion, and cracks in the fuselage, wings, and tail
  • Other duties as assigned
Job Requirements:
  • Must hold a valid Airframe & Powerplant license
  • High School diploma or equivalent required; college degree through a technical/vocational school is preferred
  • Ability to perform maintenance duties utilizing basic hand tools
  • Ability to use and effectively navigate ERP program, time clock, and company intranet
  • Proven technical/mechanical knowledge of machines and tools, especially their design, uses, repair and maintenance
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Previous experience performing routine maintenance on aviation equipment, preferred King Air, Dash 8, Beech 1900 or Citation Jet specific experience
  • Proven ability to troubleshoot mechanical issues and use manuals to determine effective solution
  • Manage time to effectively meet company priorities
  • Experience with building/installing aircraft interiors is preferred
  • Ability to:
    • Crawl in and out of tight spaces
    • Comfortably work in confined areas in a kneeling or crouched position for extended periods of time
    • Lift, balance and carry up to 50 lbs.
    • Work in enclosed hangars and exterior weather conditions
    • Work in close proximity to other people
Salary Range: Neg-Neg
Relocation: Available for out of state candidates
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