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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DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Accomplishing all work assigned to him/her in accordance with policies, procedures and specifications as set forth in the Company's and the manufacturers’ manuals and with provisions of the Federal Air Regulations; Properly signing, recording, and assuming responsibility for all work he/she performs; Traveling as required (Internationally and Domestically), assuming...
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Accomplishing all work assigned to him/her in accordance with policies, procedures and specifications as set forth in the Company's and the manufacturers' manuals and with provisions of the Federal Air Regulations; Performing receiving inspection on incoming parts, supplies and material when performing maintenance away from the main base; Thoroughly inspecting all w...
Job Title: Fixed wing aircraft maintenance technician Dallas Love Airport, Dallas Texas. SevenBar Aviation is seeking a fixed wing aircraftmaintenance technician for our base located at Dallas Love, Dallas Texas, maintaining a Cessna Citations and King Air B-200. JOB DUTIES: Performs all maintenance in accordance with applicable regulatory, manufacturer’s and Seven Bar Flying Service regulation...
Company Confidential Springfield, MA
Aircraft Maintenance Technician Turboprop East, Inc., an FAA Certified Repair Station specializing in King Air, Citation & Piaggio aircraft, with a long history of providing exceptional services to corporate, private & charter aircraft operators needs an experienced aircraft maintenance technician. Airframe & Powerplant Certificates required. Avionics training/experience preferred, but not requir...
Top of Form Aircraft Maintenance Technician (On-Call, Part-time & Full-time) Job Description A&P Mechanics are required to maintain the airworthiness of aircraft and all their components while in service or while undergoing overhaul and/or modification. Mechanics work according to Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and company regulations and procedures. Perform line maintenance as assigned...
As the largest independently held regional airline in the United States, Air Wisconsin Airlines Corporation (AWAC) performs flying services for US Airways, and ground handling services for United Airlines. Flying 70 CRJ-200 regional jets as US Airways Express, AWAC brings passengers from their hometowns large and small to hubs that provide them with a gateway to countless travel destinations. AW...
Job Summary The Aircraft Inspector (ALSS) inspects, monitors and evaluates all maintenance actions on Aviation Life Support Systems (ALSS) and aviator's personal equipment components in accordance with current technical manuals, directives, and instructions. Monitors safety, hazardous waste procedures, conducts surveillance, spot checks and work center audits as directed. Principal Accountabilit...
ABOUT ENDEAVOR AIR Endeavor Air, a wholly owned subsidiary of Delta Air Lines, has more than 4,000 employees. Flying as Delta Connection, it operates150 regional jets on 850 daily flights to more than 100 cities in the United States and Canada. The headquarters is located in Minneapolis, MN, and hub operations are located in Detroit, Minneapolis, and New York. We are well known for running a saf...
Job Description This will be a deployed position. Under supervision, this position is responsible for providing technical skills in mechanical and inspection work and during troubleshooting of mechanical and system problems. Provides flight line and ground support. Assists in developing and writing procedures to improve work quality and records. Provides training to less experienced specialists....
As our Senior Aircraft Maintenance Technician, you'll be responsible for the performance of maintenance, inspections and repairs of company aircraft in accordance with the requirements of the Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR's), the aircraft manufacturer and with company policies, standards and procedures. You'll assist with the operational support of aircraft, ground support equipment, facility ...
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...
Avmax Montana Inc Jacksonville, FL, 32277
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...
Responsible for inspection, troubleshooting, maintenance and repair of aircraft systems, structures and engines. JOB DESCRIPTION · Perform scheduled, unscheduled or special inspections in compliance with regulatory authorities and industry standards. · Troubleshoot and perform maintenance and repairs on aircraft, engines and a variety of electrical, mechanical and hydraulic components and acces...
Avmax Montana Inc Jacksonville, FL, 32277
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...
SUMMARY Responsible for inspection, troubleshooting, maintenance and repair of aircraft systems, structures and engines. JOB DESCRIPTION · Perform scheduled, unscheduled or special inspections in compliance with regulatory authorities and industry standards. · Troubleshoot and perform maintenance and repairs on aircraft, engines and a variety of electrical, mechanical and hydraulic components ...
ABOUT ENDEAVOR AIR Endeavor Air, a wholly owned subsidiary of Delta Air Lines, has more than 4,000 employees. Flying as Delta Connection, it operates150 regional jets on 850 daily flights to more than 100 cities in the United States and Canada. The headquarters is located in Minneapolis, MN, and hub operations are located in Detroit, Minneapolis, and New York. We are well known for running a saf...
ABOUT ENDEAVOR AIR Endeavor Air, a wholly owned subsidiary of Delta Air Lines, has more than 4,000 employees. Flying as Delta Connection, it operates150 regional jets on 850 daily flights to more than 100 cities in the United States and Canada. The headquarters is located in Minneapolis, MN, and hub operations are located in Detroit, Minneapolis, and New York. We are well known for running a saf...
ABOUT ENDEAVOR AIR Endeavor Air, a wholly owned subsidiary of Delta Air Lines, has more than 4,000 employees. Flying as Delta Connection, it operates150 regional jets on 850 daily flights to more than 100 cities in the United States and Canada. The headquarters is located in Minneapolis, MN, and hub operations are located in Detroit, Minneapolis, and New York. We are well known for running a saf...
ABOUT ENDEAVOR AIR Endeavor Air, a wholly owned subsidiary of Delta Air Lines, has more than 4,000 employees. Flying as Delta Connection, it operates150 regional jets on 850 daily flights to more than 100 cities in the United States and Canada. The headquarters is located in Minneapolis, MN, and hub operations are located in Detroit, Minneapolis, and New York. We are well known for running a saf...
Endeavour Air Flushing, NY, 11351
ABOUT ENDEAVOR AIR Endeavor Air, a wholly owned subsidiary of Delta Air Lines, has more than 4,000 employees. Flying as Delta Connection, it operates150 regional jets on 850 daily flights to more than 100 cities in the United States and Canada. The headquarters is located in Minneapolis, MN, and hub operations are located in Detroit, Minneapolis, and New York. We are well known for running a saf...

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Aircraft Technician

Salaries

$24,960.00 - $70,720.00
Typical Salary for Aircraft Technician
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Education / Training

Some College Coursework Completed
35.4%
Associates
24.1%
Bachelor's
12.7%
High School
11.4%
Vocational
8.9%
Certification
5.1%
(79 Respondents)
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