6 months ago
This hourly, non-exempt position is a specialized aircraft service involving good dual action sanding skills and great patience. Tech will work on repairing and replacing aircraft windows only in this position. Tech will train and work directly with Aircraft Window Repair Program Manager to complete as much window repair as possible per day/week. May require travel up to one week at a time nationally and internationally. Must complete internal company work orders in accordance with company guidelines. Job duties will vary each day and will encompass projects as designated by the Aircraft Window Repair Program Manager.
• Train and study aircraft window repair.
• Complete quality window repairs on aircraft at West Star Aviation and other facilities.
• Tape and prepare aircraft for window repair.
• Any other job-related duties as assigned by supervisor or management.
High school diploma or equivalent.
2 years of aviation experience.
Self-motivated and able to maintain a rapid pace.
Process work without supervision.
Must maintain neat and clean job site.
Must have great patience.
Must be detail oriented and great organizational skills.
Attend work every day as scheduled to include overtime and weekend assignments.
Notify supervisor in advance of shift starting if unable to work.
Must have reliable transportation to get to work each and every day.
Must perform all work in accordance with Federal Aviation Administration guidelines.
Follow all company and safety rules during performance of duties.
Maintain a positive customer service environment.
Airframe Team Leader and Team Leaders of other departments assigned to multiple aircraft.
Aircraft Window Repair Program Manager, Department Managers, Director of Maintenance and General Manager.
Customers or outside vendors.
Lift at least 50 lbs.
Routine walking, bending and squatting or sitting.
Routing or repetitive physical motion with arms and hands.
Must have agile hands and fingers.
Mental Requirements Perform detail-oriented hands-on work.
Must have great patience to complete work.
Work with others in a professional manner.
Supervision Will work under supervision of the Aircraft Window Repair Program Manager.
The work will be accomplished in both a hangar environment and office environment.
Varied positions in and around the aircraft.
Dual action sanders provided by West Star.
Hand sanding tools provided by West Star.
Any other specialized equipment required to perform job will be provided by West Star.