AP Mechanic - General Aviation

Skyborne Airline Academy
Job Type: 
Vero Beach

Skyborne Values

In the ever-changing world of pilot training, standing still is not an option. Underpinning our pioneering spirit is an innate desire to continuously evolve. Our innovative approach challenges the norms of standard training, and as a result, we deliver excellence to trainees and customer airlines alike.
Be part of Skyborne, the worldrsquo;s leading airline academy. Lead change, bring your ideas, ingenuity, and determination, and make a real difference, in return, you will enjoy the most competitive salary package and benefits, career security, and flexibility, set in beautiful and thriving parts of the world, in state-of-the-art facilities.
Wersquo;re not just an airline academy; wersquo;re a movement, and we want you to be part of it.

Skyborne Opportunity
We are looking for skilled and talented A P Mechanics to maintain and repair the equipment needed to make planes operate safely. This includes the repair, inspection, and maintaining the structural, mechanical, and electronic elements of the aircraft, replacing parts, measuring wear, and assessing whether parts need repair or replacement. If you thrive in a dynamic environment, enjoy working with people, and are motivated by delivering excellence, then we could be a good fit for you, and you for us.

  • Ensuring consistent quality of workmanship.
  • Performing aircraft maintenance and repairs in accordance with applicable:
    • Federal Aviation Regulations.
    • Company and repair station manuals.
    • Company and department policies.
    • FAA ASAP and Skyborne SMS Programs.
  • 2+ years of General Aviation experience with 100-hour, annual inspections, sheet metal repairs, troubleshooting systems, and replacement of parts.
  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Airframe and Power plant license required.
  • Positive and professional attitude.
  • Attention to detail.
  • General knowledge and use of hand tools.
  • Must be able to read and understand technical manuals.
  • Must be able to work and interact with other mechanics and supervisors in a professional manner.
  • Familiar with firefighting and first aid equipment.


  • High school degree/GED and/or some College degree from a two (2) year college or technical school preferred or an equivalent combination of education and experience; equivalency yearsrsquo; experience must be in a related field.
  • Contingent to employment, all candidates must pass a drug screening and background check, along with TSA badging if required for your role.

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

  • General knowledge of the following software: Microsoft Office Programs and other software programs may be required, as needed.
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills, both written and verbal.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Ability to interact with various levels of management in a professional manner.
  • Type/keyboard 40+ wpm (computer user with minimum typing/keyboarding skills), preferred.


  • Full-time position, must be flexible working weekends.
  • The starting salary is $30.00 per hour, (DOE).
  • Health Insurance (medical, dental, and vision).
  • 401k Investment.
  • PTO - 18 days, plus 5-Sick Days.
  • Holidays - 9 days.
  • Skyborne is also offering our A P Mechanics with 1 year of service the opportunity to obtain their Private Pilotrsquo;s license. We will accommodate time and cost for you to complete ground school training, a value of $12,000. You will also have at your disposal our highly qualified and talented Certified Flight Instructor to support and guide you through your flight training.

This is an opportunity not to be missed. If you want to take your career to heights you never thought possible, then we want to meet you.

First posted: 
7/19/2024 8:50:33 PM

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