SkyWest Airlines A&P Mechanic - ORD in CHICAGO, Illinois
With over 13,000 aviation professionals operating thousands of daily flights, SkyWest Airlines connects millions of passengers each month to hundreds of destinations across North America. SkyWest operates in partnership with Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines and has a fleet of nearly 450 aircraft. Headquartered in St. George, Utah, SkyWest's industry-leading workforce and excellent leadership team have consistently generated solid operational and economic performance, setting the standard for excellence in the regional industry.
Primary Job Duties
SkyWest mechanics enjoy a distinctive culture of teamwork, respect, and professionalism, along with world-class benefits like 401(k) match, operational and financial performance rewards, health care, retirement, and travel benefits that allow you to see the world. SkyWest mechanics also enjoy an exceptional quality of life working in one of more than a dozen maintenance bases across the country with shift trade flexibility, tool allowance, and up to $2,500 in moving expense reimbursement plus mileage.
As an A&P mechanic, you will work on the entire aircraft and effectively troubleshoot our growing fleet of CRJ200, CRJ700, CRJ900, and E175 aircraft. You will also:
Troubleshoot all aircraft systems
Responsible for making critical decisions regarding aircraft safety in a timely manner
Able to perform all line maintenance functions unsupervised, at any time
Proficient in all documentation and paperwork, including parts paperwork
Meet all FAA and Safety Requirements
Hold a valid FAA issued A&P Certificate
Possess good troubleshooting skills
Preferably have CRJ and EMB experience
Possess excellent communication and people skills
Possess problem-solving and organizational skills
Be willing to work a night/third shift position including nights, weekends and holidays
Exercise good judgment in working with people in a team environment as well as in aircraft maintenance and safety
Physical and Other Requirements
Be at least 18 years of age
Possess a valid unrestricted driver license
Be able to read, write, and understand the English Language
Be familiar with Company and Manufacturer Manuals
Be able to comfortably lift 60 lbs. routinely with or without reasonable accommodation
Travel outside the station for training, in addition to the completion of new hire onboarding
Please complete the on-line application. Qualified applicants will be contacted.
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Job Locations US-IL-CHICAGO
Posted Date 6 days ago (2/23/2021 2:27 PM)
Requisition ID 2021-9049
Category A&P Mechanic
Minimum Hiring Range $xxxxxxx plus shift override and applicable experience (update for LOC)
Close Date 3/9/2021
SkyWest is committed to maintaining a working environment of satisfying employment and mutual respect for all of our employees, regardless of race, color, national ancestory, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, religion, medical condition, disability, pregnancy, age or military status. We have specific training plans and programs in place to maintain such an environment.