Aircraft Mechanic (AP)

Tactical Air Support, Inc.
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TacAir#8217;s vision for the future is to be the world#8217;s premier #8220;Center of Excellence#8221; for commercial tactical aviation training and support services. Tactical Air Support, Inc., a national company headquartered in Reno, Nevada, provides government and aviation industry partners with unparalleled consulting and training experiences and is seeking experienced A&P Aircraft Mechanics to join its maintenance team. TacAir#8217;s mission is to provide domestic and international #8220;Center of Excellence#8221; training and advisory services in tactical aviation, while supporting U.S. interests, and providing meaningful career opportunities for our employees. It is our goal to support and train U.S. forces and partner nations with premium services. This position is located in Reno, Nevada. With a population of over 400,000, the Reno/Sparks area is a thriving, growing community nestled along the eastern slope of the Sierra Nevada mountain range. Reno/Sparks and the surrounding area, including a short drive to beautiful Lake Tahoe, offers a variety of arts and entertainment, an eclectic restaurant scene, and unlimited recreational activities. There is truly something for everyone. Check out for more information about living in Reno. The ideal candidate for the Aircraft Mechanic position will be professional, highly-productive, and responsive to the needs of the company, customers, and co-workers. This position will perform organizational, intermediate and limited depot-level maintenance to include inspection, operational test, repair, modification, and troubleshooting on all assigned aircraft, components and equipment. This position will apply advanced technical knowledge to solve complex problems and to provide technical assistance, guidance, and instruction to other team mates as needed.


The key desirable and preferred requirements for this position include:

  • Three years#8217; current work experience in aircraft maintenance occupational field, preferably in the military or with a government aviation maintenance contractor.
  • Experience with high performance military aircraft (F-5/T-38) preferred.
  • A&P Certification, or ability to obtain certification, preferred.
  • Support Equipment Operator License (Tow Tractor, N2 Servicing Trailer, and Mobile Start Unit at a minimum).
  • Ability to cross-train into other specialties mandatory.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to provide excellent customer service.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Regular travel to various work sites throughout the U.S. may be required.

The successful candidate for this position must be able to relocate to Reno, Nevada. TacAir will not provide reimbursement for travel or relocation expenses. The level of position offered will be dependent upon background and qualifications. If you are a dynamic, self-motivated individual who appreciates challenging yet rewarding work, with a keen interest in aircraft maintenance and solving problems, TacAir invites you to apply. Please view the complete position profile and application instructions: This position will remain open until filled. If any candidate requires assistance in accessing or completing an employment application, please contact Human Resources at (775) 971-0100. TacAir is proud to be an EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability Employer

First posted: 
8/14/2018 7:08:47 PM

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