Ground Support Equipment Mechanic

Company: 
Piedmont Airlines, Inc.
Category: 
Maintenance
Job Type: 
Permanent
City: 
Baltimore
State: 
Maryland
Country: 
United States

Principal Duties and Responsibilities: Mechanics perform routine maintenance as well as minor/major repairs of ground equipment and automobiles. Repairs are made in a garage, or outdoor on the ramp. Responsibilities include repair and overhaul of ground support equipment, troubleshoot and maintain equipment in a safe condition, perform preventative and routine servicing. Maintain tools and support equipment in safe and operational working conditions keeping work areas clean and free of hazards. Other duties as assigned.Minimum Qualifications:

  • Previous experience or training as an automotive mechanic
  • Possess effective communication skills both verbal and written
  • Basic computer skills
  • At least 18 years of age
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Valid driver 8217;s license

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Post-secondary degree or training program
  • Experienced with automotive, truck or heavy machinery including gas, diesel, and electric equipment

Work Environment:

  • Use of computers and other office equipment
  • Airport ramp environment, subject to varied weather conditions and elevated noise levels
  • All shifts including weekends, nights, holidays and/or irregular shifts

Physical Requirements:

  • Frequent stooping, bending, kneeling, walking, standing, reaching, lifting, climbing up and down stairs
  • Handle objects up to 70 pounds regularly, up to 100+ pounds occasionally, with assistance from co-workers or tools

The above statements provide a brief description of the general nature of work performed and not intended to be a complete list of responsibilities, duties and skills required for this position. Duties and expectations are subject to change as needed.Employment is contingent upon a clear Driving Record, 10-year Criminal History Records Check, and Drug Screen as required. We also require proof of High School or GED completion. Benefit package includes paid training, holiday pay, 401(k), vacation, family travel on the American Airlines network, medical and dental available. M/F Disabled and Vet EEO/AA Employer

First posted: 
1/13/2021 3:01:17 PM

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