Airframe and Powerplant Mechanics
Airframe and Powerplant MechanicsSTS
Airframe & Powerplant Technicians are certified and licensed by the Federal Aviation Administration to perform maintenance, scheduled and unscheduled on airframes and engines on aircraft registered in the United States of America.
- Examine replacement aircraft parts for defects
- Diagnose mechanical or electrical problems
- Read and understand maintenance manuals and other technical documents and identify repair procedures
- Repair wings, brakes, electrical systems and other aircraft components
- Replace defective parts using approved tooling
- Test aircraft parts with proper diagnostic equipment
- Inspect complete work for compliance and performance standards
- Review and research aircraft records
- Interpret flight test data to diagnose malfunction and performance problems
- Assemble aircraft components, perform required measurement and testing
- Install system software and databases
- Possess FAA Airframe, Power plant. or airframe and Power plant Certificate or equivalent work experience (Repairman Certificate eligible)
- Practical experience preferred
- Cirrus SR2X Experience/Factory Training a plus
- Aircraft paint and refinishing experience a plus
Additional Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
- Knowledge of Federal Aviation Administration Regulations
Certificates or Licensees:
- FAA Airframe, Power Plant or Airframe and Power Plant Certificate
Please note that this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. Overtime hours may be required.
Since this is a direct hire job, Cirrus Aircraft will provide a full benefits package to you. If you would like to learn more about that package, please call 1-800-359-4787.
Thanks for taking the time, and we look forward to hearing from you soon.