Aviation Mechanic/A&P (Contract)

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Airbus U.S. Space & Defense, Inc offers advanced solutions to meet the most complex U.S. defense, security, space, and intelligence requirements. Celebrating over 50 years in the US, we remain a trusted government partner, leveraging world-class satellite, laser communication, rotor and fixed wing solutions to help our national security, defense and space focused customers meet their missions.

Airbus U.S. looks to employ a commitment driven team, dedicated to enabling our customer’s mission success. We are committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment and a welcoming and engaging staff. With competitive compensation and superior employee benefits, as well as a commitment to fostering individual career growth, Airbus U.S. is the place where top talent wants to work.

Position Summary: Repair, service, clean and maintain aircraft systems in accordance with FAA.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Basic Requirements: 60%
  • Perform all maintenance in accordance with FAA approved data and to the standards of good workmanship as required by Airbus DS Military Aircraft, Inc.
  • Keep safety of flight in the forefront at all times in the production of an airworthy product.

Scope of Work: 25%

  • Accurately and legibly record all information required on internal company forms and aircraft maintenance documents in conformance to company, customer and FAA requirements.
  • Ensure appropriate use of the correct tools for the application and that tooling is serviceable and calibrated when necessary.
  • Locate, understand and implement the appropriate technical data used while performing maintenance.
  • Perform any duties that may be assigned by the Maintenance Supervisor.

Policy compliance: 15%

  • Ensure assigned work area is kept clean and free of hazards to both personnel and the aircraft.
  • Follow all necessary safety precautions; hearing and eye protection, use of chemicals, engine and propeller hazards, fall protection, etc.
  • Comply with OSHA Safety Regulations.
  • Participate in on-the-job training as required.
  • Observe safety procedures and personnel policies.
  • Regular attendance required as outlined in company policy.

Additional Responsibilities:

Education:

  • High School Diploma
  • Training in Airframe and Power Plant with emphasis on Structures and Composites

Experience:

  • Prior avionics experience is required.
  • 5-10 years’ experience with general aviation maintenance work and activities.
  • Familiar with turbo prop aircraft is a plus.

By submitting your resume or application you are consenting to Airbus using and storing information about you for monitoring purposes relating to your application or future employment. This information will only be used by Airbus. Airbus is committed to achieving workforce diversity and creating an inclusive working environment. We welcome all applications irrespective of social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, or religious belief.