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Textron Government Business Modification Mechanic B in Wichita, Kansas

Government Business Modification Mechanic B

Textron Aviation has been inspiring the journey of flight for nine decades through the iconic and beloved Cessna and Beechcraft brands. We are passionate advocates of aviation, empowering people with the freedom of flight. As you join our legacy as a global leader in private aviation, you’ll have opportunities to try new fields, expand your skills and knowledge, stretch your abilities, and build your career. We provide a competitive and extensive total rewards package that includes pay and innovative benefits to support you and your family members – now and in the future, beginning day one. Your success is our success.


Job Summary:

To perform modification work and structural repairs on experimental, production and fielded aircraft.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Performs a variety of duties in the performance of modification work and structural repairs on

experimental, production and fielded aircraft. Requires the ability to plan and perform a sequence

of operations where standard methods are available.

o Repairs a variety of malfunctions concerned with complex aircraft assemblies, landing

gear systems, props, optional equipment and hydraulic and pressurization systems.

o Performs sheet metal and assembly work in the performance of modification and service


o Performs minor upholstery and touchup type paint work.

  • Assists higher grade Mod Mechanics in the performance of functional test and repair of aircraft

and other tasks as necessary

  • Uses equipment to operate and functional test various aircraft systems using a variety of hand

tools. Maintains clean working area.

  • Responsible only for own work.

  • Performs other related duties as required.



Must have a high school diploma, an equivalent certificate, or a bronze level WorkKeys certification.

Requires the use of arithmetic, blueprints and specifications plus a knowledge of aircraft engine



Requires a minimum of 3 years aircraft modification and service experience.

Working Conditions:

Somewhat disagreeable working conditions due to non-continuous exposure to noise, weather, fuel and

other liquids as necessary.

This role is eligible for a $4,000 (pre-tax) sign-on bonus. Terms & conditions apply. The Company reserves the right to amend or suspend this program at any time.

Kansas Tax Credit:

Join Textron Aviation’s Kansas team and you may be eligible for a $5,000 state of Kansas Aviation tax credit for up to five years. Visit https://www.aircapitaloftheworld.com/taxcredits for more information on the tax credit.

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Recruiting Company: Textron Aviation
Primary Location: US-Kansas-Wichita
Job Function: Manufacturing
Schedule: Full-time
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Job Type: Standard
Shift: First Shift
Job Posting: 06/25/2024, 4:14:31 PM
Job Number: 322123