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Aircraft Maintenance Technician- Gilroy, CA -Signing Bonus


Reach Air Medical Services
540 Cohansey Avenue
Gilroy, CA 95020
United States

Minimum Certification Required
Mechanic - A&P
Minimum Flight Hours Required
Not Applicable
Industry
HAA (Helicopter Air Ambulance)
Experience Required
Yes
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
Some Travel

Job Description

 

Aircraft Maintenace Technician - Base Helicopter Mechanic

$10,000 Sigining Bonus

with 12 Month location Committment

 

Our mission of providing care to the world at a moment's notice is at the heart of everything we do. We are caregivers, first and foremost and we will be there when you need us. With more than 38,000 employees, Global Medical Response teams deliver compassionate, quality medical care, primarily in the areas of emergency and patient relocation services around the world. We provide end-to-end medical transportation as well as fire services, integrated healthcare solutions and disaster response.

 

JOB SUMMARY

The Aircraft Maintenance Technician (AMT) is responsible for performing field maintenance and ensureing the daily airworthiness of Company aircraft as per the duties and responsibilities listed below to the highest degree of competence and safety in compliance with all applicable 14 CFR regulatory requirements as well as company policy and procedures. The AMT will report directly to the assigned Regional Maintenance Manager.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

 

  • Performs scheduled and unscheduled maintenance, repairs and alterations in accordance with maintenance procedures, airworthiness directives, service bulletins, service letters and applicable Federal Aviation Regulations (FAA), company policies and procedures, in a timely manner, with a high standard of safety and quality.
  • Ensures all aircraft maintenance record entries are executed and submitted in compliance with applicable Federal Aviation Regulations, company policies and procedures and applicable maintenance manuals.
  • Participates in company programs to ensure continuous process improvement including but not limited to the ASAP/MSAP Program, Safety and Risk program, and the Continuing Analysis and Surveillance System.
  • Maintains, monitors and is accountable for fuel equipment, aircraft parts, tools, supplies and ground support equipment in accordance with REACH Air Medical Services, LLC. General Operations Manual, as required.
  • Acts as support for other mechanics when parts and additional maintenance resources are required.
  • Supports all REACH Bases/Departments with professionalism.
  • Interacts on a regular basis with all Shop AMT’s, all Base AMT’s, aircraft maintenance company representatives, FAA, and others as required.
  • Serves as a role model to other AMT’s.
  • Works on special projects as required.

 


Job Requirements

 

Job Requirements and Qualifications

  • Valid and Current FAA Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) Certificate required.
  • Previous experience working under CFR Parts 135 and 145 preferred.
  • Three (3) years turbine powered aircraft maintenance experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of Federal Aviation Regulations, and of EMS aviation practices and requirements preferred.
  • Maintenance experience on Airbus H125, H130 and H135 preferred.
  • Avionics troubleshooting knowledge and basic electrical repair experience required.
  • Aircraft systems knowledge required.
  • Aircraft records systems knowledge required.
  • Aircraft maintenance planning experience required.
  • Must be able to read and interpret aircraft maintenance manuals and technical publications to determine feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components.
  • May occasionally travel to other REACH out bases to assist in maintenance events or support operations.
  • Strong work ethic and initiative with an ability to work a flexible schedule including overtime and 24/7 on-call rotations.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and in writing.
  • Proficient in a dynamic computerized environment to include Microsoft Office Suite, web-based Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems, internet, etc.
  • Must possess basic aircraft mechanic tools and maintain accountability of personally owned tools in accordance with REACH policies.
  • Valid and Current FAA Inspection Authorization preferred
  • Completes and submits FAA Form 337s when required.
  • Oversees the proper tagging and identification of all parts and components as required.
  • Ensures that rejected and unserviceable parts are handled in such a way as to prevent their reuse as serviceable parts.
  • Ability to plan and coordinate scheduled and preventative maintenance plan and forecast aircraft downtime in coordination with Regional Maintenance Manager.
  • Responsible for validating the aircraft Status Reports for aircraft assigned.
  • Responsible for advising the Pilot in Command (PIC) of any maintenance issues that would take an aircraft out of service.
  • Request aviation parts and supplies in order to maintain an adequate and orderly inventory.
  • Valid Driver’s License in State where employed and proof of liability insurance.
  • Effectively able to communicate with the base crew including medical staff, pilots, and the leadership team.
  • Must be willing to travel up to 75% of the time to field base locations for maintenance support, as directed. Required travel may include any base location within the REACH Air Medical Services system.
  • Must be able to adapt to a new location with limited knowledge of the surrounding area.


GUIDING VALUES AND BEHAVIORS
Employee must consistently exhibit our guiding principles:
• Patient Care - We continually earn the privilege to care for our patients. It is at the forefront of everything we do.
• One Team - We respect each other and achieve together what no individual can alone.
• Innovation - We are driven to develop solutions that inspire progress.
• Vigilance - We will never waver in our commitment to safety and preparedness in the fulfillment of our duties.
• Ownership - We are accountable for what we do and take pride in how we do it.
• Citizenship - We are dedicated to being good stewards in the communities we serve.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS
Reports to: Regional Maintenance Manager

Interrelationships: Base operations staff; RDMOs; Aviation; Clincial
 
 
 
 

 

Employer
Reach Air Medical Services
Matthew Moylan
8880 Cal Center Drive, Suite 125
Sacramento CA 95826
United States