AP Team Lead

American Flight Schools
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With one of the largest General Aviation fleets in the Western United States, we are seeking a Team Lead for a flight school operation in the Denver, CO area. The Team Lead will work with the general floor A Ps assisting in the maintenance of aircraft, troubleshooting, and teaching/training new A Ps.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring airworthiness as defined within 14 CFR by researching permanent records, maintenance tracking program, FAA Airworthiness Directives and Manufacturerrsquo;s Service Bulletins/Customer Bulletins for assigned aircraft.
  • Familiar working knowledge of Code of Federal Regulations, industry best practices, and OSHA requirements
  • Complies with internal company policies and procedures or any company Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) document
  • Communicates effectively and accurately with the client, vendors and other internal departments.
  • Maintains a safe work environment and reports any unsafe conditions.
  • Performs quality maintenance, preventive maintenance and inspections to conform within the standards established by the company, Federal regulation and industry best practices achieving the highest reliability goals.
  • Provides technical support, as needed, to other staff or management
  • Reviews and ensures all required entries into the aircraft logbooks and permanent records are accurate and preserved in accordance with company and FAA requirements.
  • Updates and interfaces with computerized maintenance tracking program
  • Perform maintenance planning along with the management oversight of inspections, repairs and modifications Ensures timely scheduling of maintenance in order to least impact clientrsquo;s flight schedule and provide for high degree of aircraft availability.
  • Other duties may be assigned as needed

Pay and Benefits:

  • Pay commensurate with experience
  • $25,000 Employer Paid Life Insurance
  • $50,000 Accidental Death Employer Paid Life Insurance
  • Medical/Dental/Vision coverage (employer pays $60% of premiums)
  • Employer Paid Short Term Disability Insurance
  • Employer Paid Long Term Disability Insurance
  • 6 Paid Holidays per year
  • 80 hours of Paid Time Off (PTO) earned on an accrual basis. PTO may be requested after 90 days of employment
  • 40 additional hours of Paid Time Off per year after 5 years of employment


  • Airframe and Powerplant (Required)
  • IA (Inspection Authorization) (Required)

Experience and Skills:

  • 5 years' experience as a shop foreman/manager at a GA maintenance facility. This job has internal supervisory responsibilities.
  • Proficiency in FAA regulations including AD's, 337's and log entries
  • Computer proficiency with working knowledge of Microsoft O365, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe Acrobat or related presentation programs. Competency with internet navigation is also required.
  • Five (5) years' experience in aviation maintenance (preferred)
  • Thorough knowledge of maintenance planning, along with management oversight of personnel, inspections, repairs, and modifications.
  • Associate degree or bachelor's degree (preferred but not required) Ability to create maintenance standards, procedures, and processes to ensure compliance with all FAA regulations and requirements.
First posted: 
7/30/2023 5:12:20 PM

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