Mechanic - Aircraft

May 17, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Mechanic - Aircraft

Job Posting Number: JPP16817

Department: 2MC-Aviation Flight Operations

Job Open Date: 05/16/2017

Screening Date:

Job Close Date: 6/11/2017

Open Until Filled: No

Job Grade: 15

Pay Range: $15.23 to $19.04 per hour

Position Number: G98900


Job Category: Staff

Job Type: Part-time

Special Instructions to Applicants
Under “Reference’s Letter” please list a minimum of three contacts. References may be contacted at some point during the screening and selection process.

Summary of Duties
Under general direction of the Maintenance Manger, monitors and tracks aircraft inspections, tests, repairs, maintenance, and other services. Performs various scheduled maintenance inspections (i.e. 50HR, 100HR, 1000HR, and 2,000HR) in addition to installing new/repaired components and equipment as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications
Graduation from high school or GED equivalent and completion of two years of education from an accredited institution from a recognized trade school OR combination of education and two years apprenticeship experience related to the Summary of Duties.

Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge of instructional strategies/techniques.

Knowledge of basic computer skills to allow for the ability of using university operated AIMS maintenance tracking software.

Skills in verbal and written communication in a maintenance/learning environment.

Ability to handle hazardous materials, including 100LL, Jet A, Hydraulic Fluid, and other Solvents and Paints.

Ability to lift or pull objects weighing as much as 70 pounds.

Ability to work in awkward positions and occasionally on scaffolds or ladders.

Ability to maintain safety standards and work in stressful situations.

Ability to work outdoors and sometimes in unpleasant/inclement weather.

Ability to verify compliance with FAA regulation, airworthiness directives, inspections, and accompanying paperwork and records.

Ability to work in a team environment with an assigned Maintenance Helper or other A&P employee.

Ability to work in confined spaces when inspecting and repairing aircraft.

Ability to repair and maintain Lycoming, Austro AE300, and Continental engines.

Ability to repair and maintain DA20, DA40, and DA42 aircraft.

Working Conditions

Normal business hours

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Utah Valley University is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/ Disabled/Equal Access Employer. Utah Valley University is committed to an inclusive hiring process and the welcoming of diverse candidates.


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