HS Diploma or GED. FAA A & P Cert, FCC license, or NCAT cert.8 years aviation maintenance experience with adv knowledge of inspection and heavy maintenance.
Plan and coordinate all mechanical system activities and provide daily information on aircraft testing status and schedule impacts. Directly communicate with customer on aircraft status and financial needs. Duties include advanced troubleshooting, removal and installations of airframes, landing gear, engine components, electrical components, control systems and any other maintenance requirements to assure conformance to procedures, performances, and test specifications on customer live in-service aircraft. Coordinate manpower requirements in support of all maintenance tasks, systems testing, discrepancy resolution, aircraft protection and flight tests.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Essential Functions: 1. Lead AOG maint activity and necessary servicing of all acft mech and avionics systems. Provide regular customer contact with updates and constraints. Able to communicate clearly and professionally with acft owner. Ensure GAC Techs are keen on customer interactions and represent GAC in a professional manner. 2. Ensure timely completion and coordination of maint projs with the STM in compliance with FAA specs for the Repair Station (RS). Coordinate with other depts to arrange for the overhaul or repair of customer property as needed. Coordinates mech, elect and inspect requirements on the acft during maint in the field. Follow SOPs and JSAs when operating ground suppt equip. Operate A/C and supervise use of special suppt equip used in removal and installations of major components. 3. Independently perform a variety of acft mods and maintenance functions. 4. Maintain a current knowledge of Aircraft Service Changes (ASCs), Customers Bulletins (CBs), inspect schedule requirements, vendor info and all other procedures, pubs and general knowledge pertaining to GAC acft maint and servicing. 5. Assist the FAST team in planning, coordinating and supervising the activities performed in the field. Provide direction to customers and GAC personnel involved in accomplishing acft maint repairs in a timely and efficient manner while satisfying customer requirements and FAA regs. 6. Assist in training new FAST Techs with work orders and documentation requirements in accordance with the RSn QC Manual. Mentors techs on effective documentation and communication. Instruct assigned subordinates in the efficient and effective use of company resources, work methods and procedures in order to meet acft schedules and deadlines. Provide work direction for assigned techs. Promote high standards of quality through instruction and by example setting. 7. Function as an airworth Inspect that physically inspects acft, acft components, and reviews paperwork to ensure that workmanship meets acceptable stds of quality, and that customer acft are returned to service in an airworthy condition with all required documentation properly completed and filed. Properly complete work orders and archive as required. Ensure that all work accomplished meets quality stds and specs. Continually monitor RS compliance with FAR Part 145 and the FAA accepted site RS Certs and QC Manual.
Additional Functions: 1. Uses the material tracking system to create parts demand, monitor core returns, and to charge labor to correct work orders and item numbers. 2. Help develop goals for subordinates and support the company OGSM at the floor level. 3. Establishes and maintains a professional working relationship with the customer and provides one-on-one direct familiarization briefings with the customer during the road trip. 4. Perform other duties as assigned.
Other Requirements: 1. Valid Drivers License. 2. Ability to obtain Passport. 3. Adv working knowledge of pertinent tech reference materials.
Languages Required (in addition to English): None
Requisition Number: 105582
Category: Service Center
Percentage of Travel: Up to 75%
Employment Type: Full-time
Gulfstream does not provide work visa sponsorship for this position, unless the applicant is a currently sponsored Gulfstream employee.