SkyWest Airlines Line Maintenance Mechanic - ORD in CHICAGO, Illinois
SkyWest Airlines is the largest regional airline in the United States and we operate in partnership with Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines. At SkyWest, we strive to be the Employer, Partner and Investment of Choice. Our team of highly motivated mechanics are passionate about aviation maintenance and take pride in being an essential part of this dynamic and growing organization. While we are known for our exceptional leadership team, and proven operational and economic performance, the true essence of our success is our people.
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 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 $1500 in moving expense reimbursement plus mileage.
Line Maintenance Mechanics are responsible to perform all maintenance functions and effectively troubleshoot all aircraft. They are also responsible for proficiency in all documentation and paperwork.
Must be able to effectively troubleshoot all aircraft systems
Will be responsible for making critical decisions in a timely manner regarding aircraft safety
Must be able to perform all line maintenance functions unsupervised, at any time
Will be responsible for proficiency in all documentation and paperwork, including parts paperwork
Road trips are mandatory
Must hold a valid FAA issued A&P Certificate
Level III Mechanic preferred with good trouble shooting skills
Must have excellent communication and people skills
Problem solving and organizational skills are required
Willing to work nights and holidays
Exercise good judgment in working with people in a team environment as well as in aircraft maintenance and safety
Must be familiar with and be able to read and understand Company and Manufacturer Manuals
CRJ and EMB Run-Taxi will be required
RII and Airworthiness Release Authorizations will be required
Preferred two or more years prior aviation repair experience
Must possess a valid unrestricted driver license
Physical and Other Requirements
- Able to comfortably lift 60 lbs. routinely with or without a reasonable accommodation
Please complete the on-line application. Qualified applicants will be contacted.
This position will require the selected candidate to travel outside the station for training - in addition to the completion of their new hire onboarding.
This job posting may have an additional phone/video interview requirement. Please monitor your email and junk folder for additional inst ructions.
Job Locations US-IL-CHICAGO
Posted Date 2 weeks ago (9/8/2021 7:56 PM)
Requisition ID 2021-10172
Category A&P Mechanic
Close Date 9/30/2021
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.