AP Mechanic - Fargo, ND

Bemidji Aviation Services, Inc.
Job Type: 
North Dakota

Aircraft Maintenance Technicians perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance on our fleet of cargo aircraft. Encore Air Cargo, a subsidiary of Bemidji Aviation Services, has immediate openings for Aircraft Maintenance Technicians at our Fargo, ND base. Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform routine inspections on Encore Air Cargo's fleet of cargo aircraft including Metroliner III, Cessna 402B, Cessna 404, Beech Queen Air and Beech 99 aircraft
  • Troubleshoot mechanical issues that arise on airframe structures, engines, and aircraft systems
  • Removal and replacement of defective aircraft parts and testing aircraft systems
  • Offer mechanical support to company aircraft during launch operations
  • Sign off documentation and log entries as required by company policy and FAA regulations
  • Responsible for following company safety policies, security procedures, and regulations

Compensation and BenefitsThe starting pay for this position is $24-$32 per hour, depending on experience. The operational schedule is Monday-Friday with overtime opportunities available, if desired. Encore Air Cargo's full time mechanics are eligible for our standard benefits package, which includes:

  • Health insurance (including optional dental coverage)
  • Monthly company contribution to HSA
  • 401K with 4% company match
  • ESOP eligibility after 1 year
  • Company provided life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • AFLAC insurance options available
  • Yearly boot tool allowance
  • Formal SA227 Metro Familiarization Maintenance course provided

Contact us with questions or for additional information. We would be happy to speak with you and have you join the Encore Air Cargo team!



  • FAA A P Certificate required
  • Previous general aviation maintenance experience is preferred
  • Ability to pass a security background check and pre-employment drug test as required by the FAA
  • Possess tools common to the aircraft maintenance technician trade
  • Ability to work both independently and as a team member

Physical Demands

  • Ability to routinely lift 75 lbs. with or without accommodation
  • Ability to climb, bend, kneel, crawl and stoop frequently in confined spaces
  • Willingness to work outside in diverse weather conditions
First posted: 
10/23/2020 5:03:10 PM

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