SkyWest Airlines Line Maintenance Mechanic in PHOENIX, Arizona

Primary Job Duties

SkyWest Airlines is the largest independently owned regional airline. While our business reputation is based upon our operational and fiscal savviness, the true essence of SkyWest's success has always been our people. We operate in a team-based environment and provide limitless opportunities for dedicated individuals to move their career in positive directions. We are also serious about providing outstanding career opportunities in addition to world-class benefits like: 401(k), Performance Rewards, Health Care, Retirement and Discounted Travel Worldwide. Some benefits of this position are the ability to work on the entire aircraft, tool allowance, four 10-hour shifts, shift trade flexibility, unmatched on-the-job training, and many more.

Moving Reimbursement package is available, as well as, a tool allowance.

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.

Primary Job Duties:

  • 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

Minimum Requirements

  • 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 driver's license

Physical and Other Requirements

  • Able to comfortably lift 75 lbs. routinely with or without a reasonable accommodation

  • Must have a reliable source of transportation to get to and from your base; at your own expense

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.

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Requisition ID 2019-6433

Category A&P Mechanic

Minimum Hiring Range Base pay plus overrides

Close Date 2/23/2019

Operation No

SkyWest is committed to a maintaining a working environment of satisfying employment and mutual respect for all of our employees, regardless of race, color, national ancestry, 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.

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