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A&P Mechanic (Test Cell)

Company: StandardAero
Location: Augusta
Posted on: July 2, 2024

Job Description:

Build an Aviation Career You're Proud Of

At StandardAero, we use our ingenuity and know-how to find solutions for the simple to the most complex challenges in aviation. Together, we get the job done and done well. Our stability, resources, and respectful culture supports you in building a solid career with a great team you can count on day in and day out for the long term.

As an A&P Mechanic for Test Cell you will be responsible for performing routine maintenance, and major inspections on turbofan and turboprop powered aircraft. Trouble-shooting, repair, and modification of aircraft components is accomplished by this position. In addition, engine removal and reinstallation, operational checks, leak checks, and engine runs are all within the responsibility of the Mechanic, A&P.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepping engines for test, testing and de-prepping engines
  • Trains to become a certified test cell operator. Responsibilities include performing certification testing IAW O/H manual. Troubleshooting testing failures, replacing failed components, and completion of test documentation
  • Working as a motivated member of a specialized team to operate the test cell and the engine under test in accordance with the test instructions or tech orders.
  • Consults manufacturer's manuals to determine tests and maintenance procedures for instruments used for measuring and controlling flow, level, pressure, temperature and other variables.
  • Willingness to learn new tasks and cross train on multiple engine lines and other complementary skills and seeks endorsements for those skills as needed to support production requirements
  • Participates in the cross training of other technicians as needed to support production requirements.
  • Responsible for observing all applicable safety requirements and reporting immediately any unsafe practices/conditions.
  • Working within quality, environmental and health and safety management systems to deliver a high quality product in a safe and environmentally responsible manner.
  • Complete daily maintenance inspections of equipment and facility to ensure operational readiness prior to use
  • Working with specialized mechanical, electrical and instrumentation systems to test gas turbine engines.
  • Troubleshoots, adjusts or replace components on engines and accessories during testing process. Liaisons with engineers, mechanics and inspectors on test performance.
  • Performing and supporting troubleshooting, preventative and corrective maintenance of mechanical and electrical systems.
  • Participates in continuous improvement of cell processes.
  • Moves between production assignments that utilize multiple skills endorsements as needed to support production requirements.
  • Carries out other duties as assigned

    Requirements:

    • High School diploma (OR GED) and a valid FAA approved Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) license.

      Eligibility Requirements:

      • Self-Motivated Team members must have a positive attitude toward a changing work environment and are committed to achieving the success and goals of their team.
      • Experience with Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul of Gas Turbine Engines. Honeywell engine experience preferred.
      • Good planning, organizational, analytical, interpersonal, decision making, oral and written communication skills.
      • Working knowledge of production software systems and other related internal control systems.
      • Familiarity with gas turbine engines.
      • Knowledgeable in the functional operation of the engines tested.
      • Attainment of a Special Process stamp for Test Technician designation.
      • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds (unassisted) for approximately 25% of the average work day.
      • Regularly required to sit and stand for prolonged periods.
      • Working knowledge of related company instructions and company processes.
      • Product knowledge relative to the business unit.
      • Experience in a mechanical environment.
      • Ability to work day shift or second shift as required.
      • Must be authorized to work in the US.

        Benefits that make life better:

        --- Comprehensive Healthcare

        --- 401(k) with 100% company match; up to 5% vested

        --- Paid Time Off starting on day one

        --- Bonus opportunities

        --- Health- & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts

        --- Short- & Long-Term Disability

        --- Life & AD&D Insurance

        --- Learning & Training opportunities

        Raising the Standard of Excellence since 1911

        With over a century of proven excellence, StandardAero has become an industry leader in MRO services and customized solutions in the aerospace field. Our shared values and learning-based culture inspire our team to exceed their potential and power our customers' missions worldwide. With on-the-job training, advancement opportunities, and excellent benefits, StandardAero invites you to experience a fulfilling and meaningful career with us.

        Inclusivity Is Our Standard

        It is StandardAero's policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. Our supportive environment celebrates diversity with no room for harassment or discrimination of any kind. We invite you to bring your authentic self to our team and experience our welcoming culture.

        About Us

        Raising the Standard of Excellence since 1911

        With over a century of proven excellence, StandardAero has become an industry leader in MRO services and customized solutions in the aerospace field. Our shared values and learning-based culture inspire our team to exceed their potential and power our customers' missions worldwide. With on-the-job training, advancement opportunities, and excellent benefits, StandardAero invites you to experience a fulfilling and meaningful career with us.

        Inclusivity Is Our Standard

        It is StandardAero's policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. Our supportive environment celebrates diversity with no room for harassment or discrimination of any kind. We invite you to bring your authentic self to our team and experience our welcoming culture.

Keywords: StandardAero, Augusta , A&P Mechanic (Test Cell), Engineering , Augusta, Georgia

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