A&P Technician - Piston Aircraft - KRAL Airport

A&P Technician – Piston Aircraft

RAL Airport 

ATP is looking for quality A&P Mechanics to join our growing team. We need technicians that can fit in quickly, have a positive attitude, and have General Aviation experience working on piston powered aircraft; preferably Cessna 172,  Piper PA-28, and Piper PA-44. 


Position Overview

This position works as a team member performing inspections, repairs and preventative maintenance on piston flight training aircraft. The successful candidate will possess the appropriate personality to work in a fast-paced environment while maintaining a constant focus on safety and quality.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) Certificate 
  • 2 or more years of piston-powered aircraft maintenance experience
  • Knowledge and understanding of Federal Aviation Regulations and manufacturer manuals
  • Possess adequate tools
  • Successful background check and drug screening 

Desired Qualifications

  • FAA Inspection Authorization
  • Private pilot’s license
  • Avionics troubleshooting experience (Garmin integrated avionics)

Responsibilities

  • Perform efficient troubleshooting, aircraft maintenance, and repair in accordance with applicable regulations, manufacturer’s instructions, and company policies
  • Ensure consistent, accurate aircraft maintenance records by properly documenting & completing required forms, computer entries, and logbook entries
  • Follow all policies and procedures
  • Keep a clean and orderly work environment
  • Perform job duties in a safe manner
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Pay & Benefits

ATP offers a comprehensive employee benefits program, including:

  • Pay commensurate with experience
  • $15,000 Employer Paid Life Insurance
  • Medical coverage (Employer pays 60% of total premiums)
  • Dental/Vision/Life Insurance
  • Critical Illness and Accident Insurance
  • Employer-Paid Long-Term Disability Insurance 
  • Short-Term Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) Enrollment (100% Vested with no employer contributions)
  • 8 Paid Holidays (New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Thanksgiving Friday, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day)
  • 13 Paid Time Off Days per Year (PTO is earned on an accrual based system, meaning you accumulate a little over 1 day of PTO for each month you work. Accrued PTO may be requested upon successful completion of 90 days of employment.)
  • 5 additional Paid Time Off Days per Year after 5 years of service (18 days total)
  • 5 more Paid Time Off Days per Year after 10 years of service (23 days total) 

Signing bonus and/or Relocation bonus available for qualified applicants!

Physical Demands

  • Squat/kneel for extended periods
  • Make fast, repeated movements of fingers, hands, and wrists
  • Stand for extended periods 
  • Lift/carry more than 50 pounds of various items
  • Maneuver body to enter confined spaces 
  • Bend, stretch, twist, or reach out
  • Use stomach and lower back muscles to support the body for long periods without getting tired
  • Move two or more limbs together (for example, two arms, two legs, or one leg and one arm) while remaining in place
  • Be physically active for long periods without getting tired or out of breath 
  • Keep or regain the body's balance or stay upright when in an unstable position
  • Climb to enter and exit aircraft using aircraft step/handles 
  • Make quick, precise adjustments to machine controls
  • Climb and stand on ladders 
  • Walk
  • Read 
  • Push/Pull
  • Speak
  • Bend/Stoop
  • Hear
  • Write 

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