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Aircraft Mechanic

Aircraft Mechanic – San Diego

Zenetex specializes in management and technology support services for a variety of federal agencies and commercial organizations. The Aircraft Mechanic will keep airplanes in safe working condition by servicing engines, engine components, and airframe components.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Modifies and replaces parts such as instruments, wiring, and tires
  • Identifies hazardous aircraft conditions and determines when aircraft should not be flown
  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals
  • Performs a variety of complicated tasks
  • Fully analyzes all required blueprints, drawings, work orders and sketches in order to troubleshoot, repair and install desired product or part
  • Able to detect errors and correct through proper departmental channels
  • Schedules items through the shop to maintain on-time deliveries
  • Checks all mechanical components prior to installation to prevent damage
  • Accurately estimates hours and materials for scheduled jobs
  • Works effectively with Engineering in recommending design enhancements and productivity improvements
  • Ability to operate all required ground support equipment

Education and Experience Requirements

  • Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent.
  • Extensive knowledge of all aircraft mechanical systems functions and interactions
  • Extensive knowledge of aircraft accessories, components and other hardware
  • Comprehensive knowledge of estimating hours and materials for completing projects
  • Complete knowledge of all related skill area machines, equipment and hand tools
  • Must complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty

U.S. Citizenship Required

Zenetex is an Equal Opportunity/ affirmative action Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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