Aircraft Mechanic

Atlanta, GA
0501-Service Shop
05-PDK (Atlanta, Georgia)
Depends on Experience 
Full Time

Elliott Aviation has an exciting opportunity for an Aircraft Mechanic at their DeKalb-Peachtree Airport facility located in Atlanta, Georgia.  Since 1936, Elliott Aviation has been a world-class provider of comprehensive and customer-focused solutions for business aviation.  Our vision, building partnerships that last, applies to our employees as well as our customers. From Hawkers, Citations, Beechjets, and King Airs to Challengers, Phenoms, and more, Elliott Aviation- Atlanta is a known and trusted name for providing the industry's highest quality business aviation solutions.

This hands-on position is responsible for testing, adjusting and repairing, and other general tasks related to the maintenance and repair of airframe, engine and component systems on a variety of aircraft models according to manufacturer's specifications, company-approved procedures, FAA regulations, and customer expectations.  

Responsibilities of this position include:

  •  Performs inspection procedures, servicing, repairs and maintenance of aircraft & engine systems and components on a variety of aircraft models using proper hand tools, specialized equipment, and support equipment in a timely and professional manner with minimal rework. Records all work performed, as OJT for skills development, unless deemed proficient.
  • Accurately order general components and parts, turn-in and record removed parts, record received parts as needed and directed, and support delivery under the guidance of other technicians when needed.
  • Performs troubleshooting, function testing, and repair of airframes, engines, and component systems. Mentor and train junior technicians of lesser component knowledge.
  • Prepare various documents for record keeping purposes, as required by Elliott Aviation Policies and Procedures, FAA Approved Repair Station and Quality Control Manuals.
  • Demonstrate proficient use of the Elliott Aviation Work Order system by completing accurate and timely listing of discrepancies and completing accurate corrective action statements including completion of Service Bulletin and Airworthiness Directives (AD) compliance statements (ref. FAR §91.417).
  • Consistently locate and use appropriate manufacturer's technical data, to include OEM Aircraft Manufacturer maintenance and component maintenance manuals. Follow verbal instructions to complete assigned tasks. Build and develop personal proficiency and quality maintenance techniques based on OJT experience.
  • Support, maintain, and comply with all Federal, OSHA, State, local regulations and Elliott Aviation's Environmental, Health, and Safety Policies and Processes
  • Perform other related duties, as assigned  

Job requirements

  • Top candidates will possess excellent oral and written communication skills and outstanding organizational skills.

Other requirements include

  • FAA Airframe and Power Plant Certificates required
  • Ability to maintain a safe and clean work environment
  • Must possess excellent mechanical aptitude and a desire to work
  • Must possess minimum tooling required to perform duties assigned
  • High school graduate or equivalency degree required 
  • Knowledge and understanding of FARs 43, 65, 91, 135, 145
  • Three - Five years aircraft maintenance experience required
  • Basic Microsoft Office Suite

Benefits & Perks

Elliott Aviation takes pride in offering a competitive and comprehensive benefit package to its employees to ensure our team is well cared for. Benefits begin the first day of employment!

  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance- Significant cost are contributed by Elliott Aviation as part of our commitment to providing a comprehensive benefit program. Plus, you can earn lower rates through our wellness program.
  • RXnGo Pharmacy benefit – Generic prescription coverage at zero cost to the employee
  • Time Off – You will receive 8 paid holidays and paid vacation.
  • Relocation Assistance Provided for most of our positions
  • 401(k) – Company Match
  • Company Sponsored short-time and long-term disability as well as life insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) – Confidential consultation and resources services 24/7
  • Training and Education- On average, Elliott Aviation invests upwards of $3,000 per team member on development of technical skills as well as soft and leadership skills

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