Airborne Maintenance & Engineering Services

Attention Existing AMES Employees

Click the Employees button or here to apply

Heavy Maintenance Licensed Aircraft Technician

What you will do:

Performs troubleshooting, inspections, routine and non-routine maintenance on customer aircraft in accordance with applicable technical data, customer maintenance program requirements, within estimated or budgeted hours and within FAA and customer standards of quality.  Returns to Service aircraft that have completed all required maintenance actions utilizing logbooks or customer authorized documentation.  Performs additional duties as assigned.

What you need:

  • High school diploma

  • Effectively speak, read and write in the English language

  • Working knowledge of aircraft mechanical systems

  • Airframe or Powerplant lic.

  • Working knowledge of computer based applications

  • Basic understanding of FAA regulations pertaining to FAR Part 145 repair station operations

  • Aircraft Maintenance Manual, Overhaul Manuals, Service Bulletins, Airworthiness Directives, Illustrated Parts Catalogues and Structural Repair Manuals

  • Must provide tools as listed on required tool listing



Preferred Job Skills:

  • Prior hands-on experience in a heavy maintenance environment

  • Prior experience at a FAR Part 145 repair station



Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to lift up to 75 pounds

  • Ability to twist, bend, stoop, kneel, squat, crawl and climb and sustain those positions for an extended period of time

  • Ability to work at heights up to 60 feet

  • Ability to work with arms raised above head and perform repetitive tasks and motions

  • Ability to fit in tight places

  • Ability to work in confined spaces with respiratory equipment

  • Ability to work outdoors in extreme weather conditions

  • Ability to precisely manipulate hand tools in a variety of situations



AMES is an equal opportunity employer and that all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran or disability status.




Attention Existing AMES Employees

Click the Employees button or here to apply