Aircraft Maintenance Technician

Thornton Aircraft Company
Job Type: 
Van Nuys

Thornton Aircraft is seeking qualified Aircraft Maintenance Technicians for full time employment. We provide industry leading compensation and benefits in a stable and respectful environment. This position will focus on a variety of corporate jet aircraft; including, but not limited to: Dassault (Falcon), Gulfstream, Bombardier (Global/Challenger), Hawker, and Cessna (Citation).


Under minimal supervision, perform inspections, maintenance, and repairs of moderate to advanced complexity on aircraft systems and structures.Communicate as required to receive and understand work assignments.Perform complex aircraft inspections, pre and post flight checks, and confirmation/resolution of reported aircraft malfunctions.Perform scheduled maintenance on aircraft systems and components in accordance with FAA regulations, manufacturers' recommendations, the company repair station manual, as well as company policies and procedures.Handle unscheduled maintenance and repairs of aircraft as needed.Properly use and maintain company facilities and equipment ensuring accuracy and safety.Ensure maintenance procedures and documents used are of current form and accurate.Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor. Rewards:Industry leading compensation and benefits.Set schedule with opportunity for overtime.Choice of Health Insurance plan.Dental and Vision Insurance.Life and Disability Insurance.401k retirement plan, with company match. Essential Qualifications:A minimum of 3 years recent experience working on corporate aircraft models typical to the company.Valid Airframe and Powerplant (A P) license issued by the FAA.Valid California Driver's License. Preferred Qualifications:Aircraft manufacturers' recognized model specific training.Local to Southern California.

First posted: 
11/12/2019 9:53:08 PM

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