POSITION: A&P Certified Technician
Western Aero Repair is currently accepting applications for qualified A&P Certified Technician.
We are an FAA and EASA certified repair station, centrally located near I-25 and I-70. In our indoor, climate-controlled production facility, we provide services to overhaul fixed-wing structures for military and commercial aircraft. Our primary focus is component repair/overhaul of all flight control surfaces, doors, landing gear, and structures (ATA Chapters: 20, 27, 32, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, and 57). The components are worked either in fixtures or on bench, and work involves a combination of sheet metal and mechanical skillsets.
Active FAA Airframe and Powerplant Certification
Prefer two years’ work experience in the aviation industry, or similar production or repair facility is desired; however, an individual's skillsets will be evaluated through a practical, written, and verbal assessment during the interview process
High school diploma, GED, or equivalent combination of experience and training which qualifies the employee to perform the essential job duties of the position.
• Ability to speak, read, write and understand the English language
Ability to lift 70 lbs
Ability to pass both pre-employment and FAA random drug and alcohol screening tests. Western Aero Repair, Inc. has a Zero Tolerance Drug-Free Workplace.
Must be a responsible professional with integrity, honesty, initiative, accountability, and respect for fellow employees and our customers.
Knowledge of fabrication techniques, tools and principles for aircraft structures.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with fellow employees and customers.
Ability to maintain confidentiality of information gained in the course and scope of job.
Ability to work some irregular hours.
Possess high level of accuracy and attention to detail in performance of job duties.
Possess basic decision making and problem solving skills.
Possess basic degree of mechanical aptitude.
A passion for safety of flight through industry regulatory, customer contractual, and company policy compliance.
A passion in support of our nation's military service men and women.
- Interpret and follow written instructions such as those contained in maintenance manuals, service bulletins and travelers
Troubleshoot airframe structures
Complete repairs, replacements, maintenance on the aircraft and aircraft systems according to Western Aero Repair policies
Repair sheet metal or composite surfaces
Follow safety procedures and policies
Complete work within specified timeline
Complete Repair Station paperwork
Perform initial and annual recurrent training
Complete any other tasks assigned by management
Depending on experience and skills, the starting pay range is $43,680 to $47,840 per year.
Send an email to: Jobs.Repair@WesternAero.com and be sure to include the TITLE of the position for which you are applying.
Be sure to also attach a copy of your resume, and include all contact information (email, phone and/or cell phone).
Thanks for your interest in working with us. We look forward to talking to you.