Aircraft Structures Technician

Moline, IL
0501-Service Shop
02-MLI (Moline, Illinois)
Depends on Experience 

Elliott Aviation, a leader in aircraft solutions, has an exciting opportunity for an Structures Technician at their location in Moline, IL.  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.  As an Aircraft Mechanic, you will be part of a team working to provide outstanding products and services to our customers.

This hands-on position is responsible for inspecting, servicing, repairing, and troubleshooting aircraft airframe and structures systems, composite, and components.

Responsibilities of this position include:

  • Accept ownership of assigned structural projects.
  • Follow all policies and procedures including the Quality Control Manual for Elliott Aviation.
  • Ensure safety and security of customer equipment, parts, and aircraft during all structural repair and modification phases.
  • Interpret and read aircraft blueprints/modification drawings with direction from crew chief.
  • Support structural repair and modification projects.
  • Record and maintain accurate and timely aircraft and project documentation.
  • Document on the job training to promote growth and development.
  • Maintain safe and clean work environment.
  • Support, maintain, and comply with all Federal, OSHA, State and local regulations, and Elliott Aviation’s Environmental, Health, and Safety Policies and Processes.
  • Performs other duties as assigned. 

Other Requirements Include:

  • Airframe and Powerplant Certificate preferred
  • Occasional overnight and short notice travel
  • Must possess minimum tooling required to perform duties assigned
  • Must be able to work various shifts, as directed by management.
  • High school graduate or equivalency degree required.
  • Knowledge and understanding of FARs 43, 91, 135, 145.
  • Ability to obtain and retain AOA Badge or Airport requirements.

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