Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic Featured
- Fairbanks, Alaska
- Hourly $25.00
- Job ID
Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic job at Everts Air Cargo in Fairbanks AK
Description, duties, responsibilities
Mechanics will perform maintenance on company aircraft for safe and reliable flights. Mechanics will be familiar with and held accountable to the privileges, limitations, and recency of experience requirements listed in 14 CFR Part 65.81(a), 65.81(b), 65.83, 65.85, and 65.87.
1. Immediately inform supervisor of any discrepancies of unairworthy conditions found during performance of work assigned.
2. Perform major and minor repairs or alterations to company aircraft including engine systems, flight controls, fuel systems, hydraulic systems, landing gear systems, and structural components.
3. Adjust, align, and calibrate aircraft systems using hand tools, gauges, and test equipment.
4. Disassemble and inspect parts and engines for wear, warping, or other defects such as cracks, breaks, or leaks.
5. Perform heavy checks, service checks, line maintenance pre-flights and troubleshooting.
6. Remove and install aircraft engines and propellers.
7. Modify aircraft structures, systems, or components, following drawings, engineering or technical publications.
8. Execute towing, taxiing and engine run-up of aircraft.
9. Service and maintain aircraft systems.
10. Test engine and system operations.
11. Heat, deice, and refuel aircraft as required.
12. Launch and recover company aircraft.
13. Operate ground support equipment and performs minor maintenance as necessary.
14. Be available for on-call contract maintenance, as needed.
15. Document aircraft maintenance repairs and alterations IAW FAR’s using appropriate company forms.
16. Sign out serviceable aircraft parts and tag repairable parts removed from the aircraft engines or components.
17. Read and interpret aircraft maintenance manuals and specifications to determine efficient methods of replacing malfunctioning or damaged components.
18. Be familiar with all company manuals and AD notes. Periodically review maintenance bulletins.
19. Supervise Non-Certificated Mechanics in the performance of those duties in which the Mechanic is qualified.
20. Other duties, as assigned.
1. Requires an Airframe and Powerplant Certificate.
2. Requires the ability to understand and retain information provided verbally and written.
3. Requires knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, benefits, repair, and maintenance.
4. Requires manual dexterity to assemble and dissemble intricate assemblies.
5. Requires frequent lifting of weights of 70 lb or more.
6. Requires standing on hard surfaces, floors, ladders, and work stands for extended periods of time.
7. Requires the ability to work in extreme weather conditions.
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Everts Air Cargo Company Overview
Everts Air Cargo was formed in 1995 as a 121 Certificated Cargo Airline. Everts Air Cargo is headquartered in Fairbanks where it serves as the primary base for maintenance, administration and charter operations. Everts provides scheduled freight service to 12 major hubs in Alaska. Everts expanded operations to the Lower 48 and now has five MD-80 jets and flies throughout the US, Canada and Mexico.