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  • Ground Support Equipment Mechanic

    Posted: 01/01/2024

    Responsibilities:

    • Inspect, repair, and maintain tow tractors, ground power units (GPU), hydraulic power units, trucks, hoist, aircraft jacks, etc.
    • Maintains heavy equipment that includes hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical machinery
    • Inspects ground support vehicles and equipment in accordance with Internal and/or original equipment manufacturer (OEM) maintenance intervals to determine whether repairs are needed
    • Troubleshoots issues with equipment as necessary to make repairs
    • Ensure all work is performed in compliance with local policies and procedures
    • Maintains a clean and safe repair shop
    • Ensure asset records are up-to-date and maintenance intervals are not exceeded
    • Order parts and tools needed for repairs and maintenance
    • Effectively manage equipment maintenance, inspection, and historical records for Aerospace Ground Support Equipment within our Quality Management System (QMS)
    • Other duties as assigned
    Skills/Qualifications:
    • High School diploma or equivalent required
    • Excellent mechanical skills
    • Strong organizational skills
    • Small engine, heavy equipment or automotive repair experience
    • Previous related experience preferred
    • A&P License (preferred not required)
    • Ability to read manuals/schematics/drawings for applicable equipment
    • Must be team-oriented and demonstrate the ability to work well within a team
    • Proficient working knowledge of Microsoft Office products and basic computer skills
    • Ability to:
      • Crawl in and out of tight spaces
      • Work at elevated heights (Scissor Lifts, Boom Lifts, etc.)
      • Lift, balance, and carry 50 lbs.
      • Prolonged periods of working on equipment, both indoors and outdoors