Aircraft Mechanic A&P- Lead
DRG Professional Services is currently seeking a Senior Level Aircraft Technician IV to act as Crew Lead and Technician Supervision. This Senior Level technician role is responsible for supervising, mentoring and leading a group of technicians during troubleshooting, inspecting, repairing, modifying, and updating aircraft systems such as sheet metal, electrical, propellers, engines, hydraulic and other systems as required. Essential Functions Statement: Manage a group or groups of technicians during an aircraft maintenance project. Manage calendar time and technicians hours to meet or beat the quoted time and delivery date of an aircraft maintenance project. Identify and implement project schedule efficiencies. Work in conjunction with avionics and sheetmetal department technicians to complete projects. Prepare daily work schedules for each assigned technician at least one day prior to the work being performed. Troubleshoot, inspect, repair, modify, and update aircraft systems. Assist and mentor junior technicians in the maintenance of aircraft. Rig aircraft flight control surfaces. Rig aircraft engines. Rig aircraft landing gear. Operate aircraft systems; engine "run-up", pressurization, electrical, pneumatic, etc. Maintain shop cleanliness, organization and ISO standards. May fill in for Aircraft Technician Supervisor in their absence. Competency Statements Excellent communication skills required. Ability to maintain effective working relationships with all levels of management and technicians. Ability to read, understand and recommend changes to project work schedules. Ability to effectively manage and lead a crew of technicians in the execution of and completion of a project. Ability to perform forward planning on a project (proactive planning instead of reactive planning). Required Education and Experience Education: High School Diploma or GED Required Certificates and Licenses: Airframe and Powerplant Certificate under FAA Part 65 Experience: 10 years as an aircraft technician under FAA Part 65; 2 years as an aircraft maintenance supervisor or crew lead; 3+ years’ combined experience on any of the following airframes: Beechcraft King Air/C-12 (any derivative including 1900), Beechjet, Cessna Citation, Cessna Caravan and/or Pilatus PC-12. Computer Skills: Basic computer knowledge; Microsoft Word and Excel; Maintenance Technical Publications Work Authorization/Security Clearance Employee must be a US citizen and not hold dual citizenship with another country. Employee must be able to hold and maintain a Secret (or higher) Clearance Level. Preferred Education and Experience Computer Skills: Corridor Related Aircraft Skills: PT6A Engine and JT15D Experience The Company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.
Job Status: Full Time