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Aerospace Ground Support Equipment Mechanic

Posted: 08/07/2023


  • 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
  • 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 Certificate (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