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Textron Mod Mechanic-GB 1 in Wichita, Kansas

Mod Mechanic-GB 1



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

repair of severely damaged aircraft and/or completion of heavy modifications. Performs functional checks

of aircraft pressurization systems including pilot oxygen and oxygen generating systems. Troubleshoots

aircraft flight controls, mechanical components and subsystems.


I. Plans and performs standard operations to identify and correct malfunctioning Textron Aviation

mechanical components and systems and perform aircraft modification work. Requires thorough

knowledge of aircraft engines, mechanical systems and components.

A. Checks and corrects a variety of complex aircraft assemblies and systems, landing gear

systems, flight control systems, hydraulic systems, pressurization systems, propellers, fuel cells,

aircraft plumbing systems, and optional equipment installations.

B. Works with Technical Representatives and Engineering to resolve problems on structural

components, mechanical and airframe systems.

C. Removes and installs primary and secondary flight controls. Performs aircraft mechanical

systems rigging and flight control balance.

D. Performs modification work on aircraft systems, structures and accessories involving

disassembly, assembly, installation, adjustment and rework.

II. Conducts functional checks, instrument tests, and preventative maintenance on various models of

Textron Aviation aircraft. May conduct and assist with engine ground runs.

III. May be required to observe fit and operation of structure and mechanical systems during flight.

IV. Uses equipment to operate and functional test various aircraft systems, and a variety of hand tools to

repair or modify systems or assemblies. Maintains clean working area.

V. Responsible for guiding and instructing 1-5 lower classification mechanics 50% or more of the time.

VI. Performs other related duties as required.



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

have knowledge of principles of electricity, ability to interpret simple blueprints and schematic drawings,

and use some test equipment.


Over three months up to one year electrical and electronic installation or directly related experience



Somewhat disagreeable working conditions due to high noise level from adjacent shop areas.


Frequency Category Definition Time per 8-hour shift

Never 0% 0 minutes

Occasional 1-33% Up to 2 hours and 40 minutes

Frequent 34-66% Up to 5 hours and 20 minutes

Constant 67-100% More than 5 hours and 20 minutes

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.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Manufacturing

Primary Location US-Kansas-Wichita

Recruiting Company Textron Aviation

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 305109