A P Mechanic - King Air

Dynamic Aviation
Job Type: 
United States

Job Purpose:   The A P or Non A P Mechanic diagnoses, adjusts, repairs and/or overhauls aircraft and related systems.


  • Examine and inspect aircraft components, including landing gear, hydraulic systems, and deicers to locate cracks, breaks, leaks, or other problems

  • Conduct routine and special inspections as required by regulations

  • Inspect completed work to certify that maintenance meets standards and that aircraft are ready for operation

  • Read and interpret maintenance manuals and FAA/manufacturer publications and directives to determine the feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components

  • Maintain repair logs, documenting all preventive and corrective aircraft maintenance

  • Modify aircraft structures, systems, or components, following drawings, schematics, charts, engineering orders, and technical publications

  • Replace or repair worn, defective, or damaged components, using hand tools, gauges, and testing equipment

  • Read and interpret pilots' descriptions of problems to diagnose causes

  • Assemble and install electrical, plumbing, mechanical, hydraulic, and structural components and accessories, using hand or power tools

  • Inventory and ordering supplies, parts, materials, and equipment

  • Check for corrosion, distortion, and cracks in the fuselage, wings, and tail

  • Other duties as assigned



  • Must hold a valid Airframe Powerplant license

  • Ability to perform maintenance duties utilizing basic hand tools

  • Ability to use and effectively navigate ERP program, time clock, and company intranet

  • Proven technical/mechanical knowledge of machines and tools, especially their design, uses, repair and maintenance

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Previous experience performing routine maintenance on aviation equipment, preferred King Air, Dash 8 or Citation Jet specific experience

  • Proven ability to troubleshoot mechanical issues and use manuals to determine effective solution

  • Manage time to effectively meet company priorities

Related Experience/Education: 

  • High School diploma or equivalent required; college degree through a technical/vocational school is preferred

Previous experience performing routine maintenance on mechanical equipment; experience with aviation equipment including King Air, Dash 8 or Citation Jet preferred

First posted: 
9/25/2020 1:23:43 PM

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