Yingling Aviation A & P Mechanic in Wichita, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/10784411 To apply: Please send resumes to gshepherd@yinglingaviation.com. No phone calls please.Equal Employment OpportunityWe participate in E-VerifyEqual Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran)Drug Free WorkplacePosition Summary: Maintains, repairs, and overhauls up to and including Citation Jets to ensure the aircraft is in safe working condition. Primary Duties and Responsibilities: 1. Perform all repairs, replacements, etc. on all aircraft systems, airframes, or engines in a safe and expeditious manner and within FAA, and or manufacturer's specifications.2. Assist team leaders and shop foreman in finding unsafe or potential problems to customer's aircraft. Report errors, and do repair as needed.3. Become familiar with all technical publications (maintenance manuals, parts catalogs, airworthiness directives, service bulletins, etc.) concerning aircraft maintained at this facility.4. Own and maintain basic hand tools and test equipment to perform assigned tasks.5. Work and communicate closely with other shop and office personnel to assure smooth transition of all customer aircraft.6. Become familiar and proficient with all shop test and maintenance gear.7. Perform all tasks assigned by management in a timely and safe manner.8. Maintain a professional demeanor towards all customers, be courteous, informative and sincere.9. Maintain a clean and neat work area. Help with other housekeeping duties as assigned.10. Provide backup to line personnel when they are moving aircraft in and out of the hangers.11. Other activities and projects as approved by the Director of Maintenance, Shop Foreman or the General Manager.The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work of the job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of this position.Education and Experience: High school diploma or equivalent A&P License IA Preferred 5+ years in maintenance experience in up to and including Citation Jets Possess exceptional internal and external customer service skills Able to work required schedule without deviation Basic computer aptitude Must possess and maintain a current and valid license Meet the requirements of Airport Authority to be receive a badge and have no ramp restrictions Available for needed overtimeCommunication Skills: Ability to read and comprehend detailed instructions, correspondence. Good grammar and spelling skills.Mathematical Skills: Basic math skills including adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividingReasoning Ability: Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.Budget Responsibility: Assist department managers in maintaining a specified budget.Physical Requirements: Must be able to stand, stoop, kneel, crouch and crawl Occasional periods of walking, sitting, rotation, bending, pushing, pulling, and reaching Occasionally lifting up to 25 lbs. and frequently lifting up to 10 lbs. Ability to stand on feet for long periods of timeWork Environment: Frequent exposure to general shop conditions, engine noise Frequent exposure to aircraft exhaust, moving mechanical parts, lubricants, metals, and solvents Frequent exposure to seasonal weather