Airborne Maintenance & Engineering Services

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Tampa, FL - Entry Level A&P Mechanic




Summary Description Of Position


Services troubleshoots, repairs, modifies, preserves, maintains, and overhauls aircraft, aircraft systems, and aircraft components in accordance with policies, procedures, requirements, and specifications established by the company, applicable government agencies, and aircraft manufactures as contained in approved Maintenance Manuals.



Minimum Requirements And Qualification


  1. Must hold a valid Airframe and Powerplant license.
  2. Must have a valid driver’s license.
  3. No experience needed but must have completed all required course at an accredited Aviation Academy.
  4. Must be able to read and interpret technical manuals, instructions, blueprints, and drawings.
  5. Must be efficient in the use and application of tools, gauges, instruments, etc. necessary for the accomplishment of duties assigned.
  6. Must have an understanding and working knowledge of hazardous material handling and disposal as related to the job assignment.
  7. Must be able to obtain an airport SIDA badge (pass criminal background check)
  8. Must have minimum required tools
  9. High School diploma or equivalent


Major Responsibility Areas And Duties


  1. Works to written or verbal instructions.
  2. Performs all work assigned in accordance with approved maintenance procedures.
  3. Records work performed and assumes responsibility for that work as indicated by his/her signature.
  4. Uses blueprints, schematics, technical drawings, and Maintenance Manuals in performance of assigned duties.
  5. Must maintain A&P license in a current status and carry it on their person when at work.
  6. May do experimental and developmental work as assigned.
  7. Must have working knowledge and the ability to service troubleshoot, repair, modify, preserve, maintain, and overhaul aircraft, aircraft system, and aircraft components. Heavy phase maintenance experience on other military aircraft types may be considered.


Additional Duties


  • Perform other duties as assigned by supervisors necessary for the normal day to day operation, not determined at time of hire.


Attention Existing AMES Employees

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