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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Location: Omaha, NE 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 the Philippines and, the UPS Worldport in Louisville, Kentucky(the four ...
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...
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 (Str...
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. Trans States Airlines Today: Annual Passengers: Over 3.4 million Daily Flights: Over 300 flights to 46 cities Employees: 2,000 aviation profess...
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-15...
We are a premier Midwest provider for aircraft maintenance and repair, avionics and full FBO services and support. Located near Chicago, we are a dynamic and growing maintenance facility with a “can do spirit” and more than 50 years in aviation with a commitment to our employees and clientele.We are looking for an Aircraft Technician, Sheet Metal Technician, and Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) Techn...
The primary responsibility is to maintain company aircraft. This includes inspection, trouble shooting, servicing, repairing and will assist in the returning to service of company aircraft. Safety is the primary concern while maintaining the aircraft to the highest standards enabling them to meet the corporations' flight schedule. The secondary function is to support flight test projects, hangar o...
Koch Industries, Inc HOUSTON, TX
Description Position Summary Koch Industries, Inc. is looking for an Aircraft Maintenance Technician that will ensure company aircraft is maintained in a safe and airworthy condition that meets or exceeds all applicable standards and regulations. A successful candidate will have strong interpersonal communication skills utilizing sound judgment and a “can do” attitude. Additional responsibiliti...
Honeywell Phoenix, AZ
Description The primary responsibility is to maintain company aircraft. This includes inspection, trouble shooting, servicing, repairing and will assist in the returning to service of company aircraft. Safety is the primary concern while maintaining the aircraft to the highest standards enabling them to meet the corporations' flight schedule. The secondary function is to support flight test proje...
UOP LLC Phoenix, AZ
Description The primary responsibility is to maintain company aircraft. This includes inspection, trouble shooting, servicing, repairing and will assist in the returning to service of company aircraft. Safety is the primary concern while maintaining the aircraft to the highest standards enabling them to meet the corporations' flight schedule. The secondary function is to support flight test proje...
Yes, 25 % of the Time The Aircraft Technician 3 troubleshoots, repairs, services, performs scheduled and unscheduled inspections and maintains all related systems on turboprop and jet aircraft in our corporate aviation department at our Van Nuys and Los Angeles facilities. This position conducts diagnosis of malfunctions, performs maintenance, disassembly, rework, repair, replacement, re-assembly...
A licensed A&P Aircraft Maintenance. Responsible for troubleshooting, repairing and servicing aircraft including engines, engine systems, and airframe components to ensure aircraft remains in safe operating condition. Test, adjust and replace parts such as tires, wiring, and instruments using various test equipment, technical diagrams, maintenance manuals, and mechanics' tools. Must be familiar wi...
Location: Omaha, NE 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 the Philippines and, the UPS Worldport in Louisville, Kentucky(the four ...
AIRCRAFT MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN (AMT) The Aircraft Maintenance Technician is responsible for maintenance and repairs to keep aircraft working safely and efficiently. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Responsible for the maintenance and preventive maintenance of aircraft, components and equipment. Determines airworthiness of aircraft and components, in accordance with established procedures and Federal Av...
LEAD AIRCRAFT MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN (AMT) Lead AMT effectively maintains and troubleshoots aircraft systems and is responsible for the quantity and quality of work produced by the work group. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Responsible for the maintenance and preventive maintenance of aircraft, components and equipment. Determines airworthiness of aircraft and components IAW established procedures and...
Due to continual growth, Avmax has an opening for Aircraft Maintenance and A&P Technicians. Avmax is a 7 day a week operation and this means that off days are not the typical Saturday and Sunday. Duties: This position will carry out maintenance; repair and modifications on customer aircraft, sign work sheets and work cards for work accomplished, report unserviceable equipment, and complete vario...
Duties: This position will carry out maintenance, repair and modifications on customer aircraft, sign work sheets and work cards for work accomplished, report unserviceable equipment, and complete various other assignments. Ensure all maintenance and safety precautions are observed when carrying out assigned activities. Communicate with Lead when tasks are completed. Maintain work area in a clea...
Duties: This position will carry out maintenance, repair and modifications on customer aircraft, sign work sheets and work cards for work accomplished, report unserviceable equipment, and complete various other assignments. Ensure all maintenance and safety precautions are observed when carrying out assigned activities. Communicate with Lead when tasks are completed. Maintain work area in a clea...
Corporate aircraft maintenance experience preferred. Must possess a valid FAA Mechanic Certificate with Airframe and Powerplant rating. Ability to work on a lift platform 3 feet to 40 feet in the air, as required by repair needs. Ability to stand or sit for prolonged periods of time while performing repairs. Ability to operate various tools including, but not limited to jacks, welders, torches, p...
Compass Airlines Los Angeles, CA
Compass Airlines is seeking Aircraft Maintenance Technicians to join our team at our Los Angeles, California location. We have an immediate opening for someone with exceptional business judgment and discretion as well as the initiative and competence to make a significant contribution to the Compass organization. Job Purpose: Under the general direction of the Maintenance Manager and direct supe...

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