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CBP Helicopter/Aircraft MECHANIC (YUMA, AZ)
Job Title: Aircraft Mechanic
Location: Yuma, AZ
Preferred Airframes: AS350, EC-120
Required Certifications: FAA Airframe and Powerplant License
This candidate is responsible for overseeing and performing
scheduled and unscheduled aircraft maintenance; inspections and
corrosion control of aircraft components, airframe and power plant;
maintain appropriate aircraft records and logs.
*Candidate will report to the Maintenance Manager and or Site
*Must be customer oriented.
*Performs scheduled and unscheduled aircraft maintenance.
*Review work of subordinates to ensure the function/task is
correct and complete and takes corrective action and/or training if
*Addresses employee questions and concerns presented within the
work crew. If questions and concerns are not resolved, ensures that
employee concerned is given the opportunity to seek further
assistance through the Maintenance Manager/Supervisor.
*Perform daily/post flight/thru flight inspections as required
and performs necessary maintenance to correct any malfunctions.
*Conduct off station maintenance when required.
*Effectively communicate with the customer in a courteous,
professional manner and research any reported aircraft
discrepancies through fault isolation to make repairs.
*Service aircraft with fuel, oil, etc. in preparation for
*Maintain aircraft log books, status reports, historical and
administrative data as required.
*Comply with applicable Government and FAA rules and regulations
on maintenance and follow appropriate aircraft technical data.
*May be required to function as Safety/Training/Supply point of
contact in the FBO concept at AOS-U or AOS-A sites.
*May be required to exercise independent judgment and travel or
relocate to other geographical locations including foreign
*May be required to have a security clearance and passport in
the performance of duties.
*Must read, write, speak, and understand English.
*Must have Three (3) years recent experience working full time
as an aircraft mechanic or (5) years of On Job Training.
*Must be able to obtain a Department of Homeland (DHS)
*Have a current FAA Airframe and Power plant Certificate.
*A thorough working knowledge in the repair and maintenance of
airframes, hydraulics, fuel systems and aircraft engines.
*Must be able to obtain a passport, visa and pass an extensive
government back ground investigation, to support operations in
foreign countries and deployments.
*Must be able to work well with others or independently,
predicated on the scope and depth of operations at specified
*Ability to physically perform climbing, stooping, stretching,
etc. operations related to the job and lift up to 50 pounds.
*Analytical abilities sufficient to handle complex technical and
*Must have the ability to communicate effectively and deal
courteously and professionally with the customer.
PAE is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring
practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard
to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United
States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation,
marital status, family structure, medical condition including
genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental
or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the
job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or
any other protected category under federal, state, or local
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