Aircraft Maintenance Technician Jobs

Aircraft Maintenance Technician Overview

The responsibilities of an Aircraft Maintenance Technician are to perform any necessary upgrades or maintenance on a wide variety of aircrafts. This could entail examining the plane or helicopter before they can leave the manufacturing plant, diagnosing major electrical problems on the aircraft, using tools to remove any defective parts, and ensuring that commercial aircraft meet government or state regulations before flying with passengers.

Aircraft Maintenance Technician Education Requirements

In order to become an Aircraft Maintenance Technician, individuals typically need to attend an Aviation Maintenance Technician School approved by the FAA, or Federal Aviation Administration. Associate and bachelor's degrees are available in aircraft maintenance, but students can also opt to earn a 30-month certificate that includes a hands-on internship with an expert in the field. It will also be helpful to have innate skills, such as the ability to pay close attention to detail, be naturally dexterous, have confidence in troubleshooting abilities and taking creative approaches in order to find the right solution.

Aircraft Maintenance Technician Job Market

Between 2010 and 2020, there is predicted to be an 11-percent increase in the number of Aircraft Maintenance Technicians in the United States. This is a definite positive trend for those interested in the industry as it translates to roughly 3,650 new job openings each year throughout the country. Other similar occupations with promising job markets include that of Aircraft Fuel Tank Mechanic, Aircraft General Mechanic and Aircraft Quality Inspector.

Aircraft Maintenance Technician Salary

The median salary for a full-time Aircraft Maintenance Technician is about $55,210. Those with aspirations in the aircraft maintenance industry should realize that the exact salary for every individual will rely on geographic region, years of experience and industry of employment. Level of education is a determining factor in pay scales.

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Part-time Aircraft Mechanic - Peoria, IL (Split Shift Monday-Friday 21:30-23:30 and Tuesday-Friday 03:30-05:30) UPS operates one of the world's largest airlines using more than 600 aircraft to serve more than 200 countries and territories worldwide. The company's extensive air network includes international air hubs in Cologne, Taipei, Miami (to serve Latin America), an intra-Asia hub in the Phil...
Full-time Aircraft Mechanic - Jamaica, NY UPS operates one of the world's largest airlines using more than 600 aircraft to serve more than 200 countries and territories worldwide. The company's extensive air network includes international air hubs in Cologne, Taipei, Miami (to serve Latin America), an intra-Asia hub in the Philippines and, the UPS Worldport in Louisville, Kentucky (the four milli...
Part-time Aircraft Mechanic - San Jose, CA (SJC) UPS operates one of the world's largest airlines using more than 600 aircraft to serve more than 200 countries and territories worldwide. The company's extensive air network includes international air hubs in Cologne, Taipei, Miami (to serve Latin America), an intra-Asia hub in the Philippines and, the UPS Worldport in Louisville, Kentucky (the fou...
JetSelect, LLC, a rapidly expanding Part 135 Aircraft Management and Charter operator with a 145 Repair Certificate located in the Columbus, Ohio is seeking a Aircraft Maintenance Technician with strong Learjet and Bombardier experience. The mechanic contributes to aircraft safety by maintaining high standards of workmanship and inspection standards. Mechanics are required to inspect, test and re...
Summary: STS Aerostaff Services is currently looking for Avionics Technicians, Sheet Metal Mechanics, and A&P Mechanics with 2+ years recent experience performing overhaul maintenance, installations, and troubleshooting on commercial aircraft for positions in Goodyear, AZ. Remember one of the most important things, STS Aerostaff Services doesn't charge our mechanics a placement fee!! Avionics Qu...
Description: Meet Virgin America Virgin America is a brand new airline dedicated to making flying good again. Virgin America incorporates the Virgin Brand's world-renowned customer focus and distinctive style, to create a high-value, low-fare airline that's reinventing domestic flying through award-winning service and innovative amenities. Are you Virgin enough? If you have the thirst and creati...
Summary: STS AeroStaff Services is currently accepting resumes for Repair-Modification Technicians, Fabrication Specialists, Sheetmetal Mechanics, and Avionics Technicians with 4 to 7+ years of recent experience to perform work on Boeing Aircraft in various locations in the Alaska and the Continental United States, including Dyess AFB, TX; Houston, TX; Ft. Walton Beach, FL; Eglin AFB, FL; Jackson...
Summary: STS AeroStaff Services is currently looking for A&P Mechanics, Sheetmetal Mechanics, Avionics Mechanics, and Aircraft Painters with 3 + years of Commercial aircraft experience to work positions in Oscoda, Michigan. One of the most important things, STS Services doesn’t charge our mechanics a placement fee!! A&P Qualifications: A&P License (Required to work as an A&P) 3+ Years Commerci...
Summary: STS AeroStaff Services is currently looking for A&P Mechanics, Interior Technicians, Sheetmetal Mechanics, and Avionics Mechanics with 3 + years of Commercial aircraft experience to work positions in Jacksonville, Florida. One of the most important things, STS Services doesn’t charge our mechanics a placement fee!! A&P Qualifications: 3+ years of heavy overhaul/modification experience ...
Part-time Aircraft Mechanic UPS operates one of the world's largest airlines using more than 600 aircraft to serve more than 200 countries and territories worldwide. The company's extensive air network includes international air hubs in Cologne, Taipei, Miami (to serve Latin America), an intra-Asia hub in thePhilippines and, the UPS Worldport in Louisville, Kentucky(the four million square foot he...
Trans States Airlines is the fifth largest independent (privately held) regional airlines in the United States.​ Founded in 1982 as Resort Air, the company has positioned itself to be a quality regional feeder airline for United Airlines and US Airways.​ Supported Manufacturers: EMB 145, CRJ-700 Aircraft Maintenance Technician Trans States Airlines operates as: US Airways & United Express Are...
Trans States Airlines is the fifth largest independent (privately held) regional airlines in the United States.​ Founded in 1982 as Resort Air, the company has positioned itself to be a quality regional feeder airline for United Airlines and US Airways.​ Supported Manufacturers: EMB 145, CRJ-700 Aircraft Maintenance Technician Trans States Airlines operates as: US Airways & United Express Are...
Be a part of the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial jetliners and defense, space and security systems. If you take pride in your work, want a challenge that inspires your best ideas, and enjoy being part of a winning team, this is the place for you. We are currently searching for the right talent to fill this opportunity: Aircraft Maintenance Technician (F-2...
Summary STS AeroStaff Services is currently hiring in ourIndianapolis location. We are looking for mechanics with the following skills set: A&P Mechanic Interior Technician Sheet Metal Technicians/Structures Technicians These positions require 3 to 5+ years recent commercial aircraft experience. A&P Mechanic Responsible for inspection, troubleshooting and repair of aircraft to meet company,...
Summary: STS AeroStaff Services is currently looking for A&P Mechanics, Sheetmetal Mechanics, and Avionics Technicians with 5 to 10 + years of Commercial aircraft experience to work positions in Victorville, California. One of the most important things, STS Services doesn’t charge our mechanics a placement fee!! A&P Qualifications: Must have 10+ years’ heavy maintenance experience 5+ years’ ex...
Point Mugu Naval Weapons Test Center is located on south facing beaches in Oxnard, California, located on a coastal plain approxmately 50 miles north of Los Angeles. Temperatures in the summer months range between 70 and 85 degrees. May be required to work in areas where high noise hazards prevail. May be exposed to electrical shock hazards, fumes or airborne particles. Perform scheduled/unschedu...
General Summary Perform maintenance on aircraft for the 145 MRO. Responsibilities Directly responsible to the Manager of Maintenance for the operation he/she is assigned. Complete assigned tasks properly and timely in accordance with the policies and procedures set forth in the manual. Complete all paperwork related to assigned tasks properly and timely. Maintain adequate number and quality ...
NANA Development Corporation San Francisco, CA
Aircraft Maintenance Technician (AMT) - PEG00228 Company : Pegasus Aircraft Maintenance, LLC Job : Maintenance Repair Primary Location : US-CA-San Francisco Schedule : Part-time Shift : Variable Closing Date (Period for Applying) - External : Ongoing Description Pegasus Aviation Services, LLC is a leading provider of maintenance, passenger, ramp, and cargo services to the global aviation i...
Part-time Aircraft Mechanic - Peoria, IL ( Split Shift Monday-Friday 21:30-23:30 and Tuesday-Friday 03:30-05:30) UPS operates one of the world's largest airlines using more than 600 aircraft to serve more than 200 countries and territories worldwide. The company's extensive air network includes international air hubs in Cologne, Taipei, Miami (to serve Latin America), an intra-Asia hub in the Phi...
Compass Airlines is currently seeking an Aircraft Maintenance Technician for our Minneapolis, Minnesota location. We have an immediate need for someone with exceptional business judgment and discretion as well as the initiative and competence to make a significant contribution to the organization. Job Purpose: Under the general direction of the Maintenance Manager and direct supervision of the M...

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