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A&P Mechanic III-IV (277285)

Piney Flats, TN 37686
United States

Minimum Certification Required
Mechanic - A&P
Minimum Flight Hours Required
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Experience Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule

Job Description
We are pioneers. We were the first to break the sound barrier and design the first functional jet-pack. We were aboard NASA’s first lunar mission and brought advanced tilt-rotor systems to market. Today, we are defining the future of on-demand mobility. At Bell, we are proud to be an iconic company with superb talent, rapidly creating novel and coveted vertical lift experiences.

Bell is seeking an Experienced Helicopter A&P Mechanic to support operations in the Aircraft Customization department at Bell's Piney Flats, TN campus.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Install Bell, AA and other aftermarket kits
  • Perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance on Bell aircraft
  • Performing major and minor repairs and alterations to aircraft structure, including sheet metal and composite repairs and fabrications
  • Perform aircraft disassembly and reassembly
  • Perform post maintenance flight test duties
  • Fabrication of mounting provisions for avionics installations
  • Other tasks as assigned

Job Requirements

Position Requirements:

  • A&P certificate
  • 3 to 5 years heavy helicopter maintenance experience on Bell helicopters, preferably in FAA 145 Repair Station.  *Additional skills and experience may qualify candidate for a higher level/pay grade.*
  • Ability to install kits on new aircraft (to include air conditioners, sliding doors, rescue hoists, FAST rope systems, etc.) 
  • Ability to perform maintenance on airframe and engine as needed, to include removal and replacement of engine and major airframe components
  • Ability to perform sheet metal repairs and to fabricate sheet metal and composite parts as required
  • Ability to troubleshoot and solve routine problems as needed
  • Ability to work under limited supervision, and to assist and train junior mechanics as required
  • Ability to read and understand installation instructions, maintenance manuals and blueprints.
  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions.
  • Ability to measure, drill and modify aircraft structures without causing damage to structure or underlying components.
  • Must work as a team member to ensure quality and timely completions of aircraft to meet schedule.
  • Must work overtime as required.
  • Must purchase or own tools required for the jobs assigned.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to sit, stand, crawl, climb ladders, and work in tight spaces as required.
  • Ability to stand as required for duration of shift.
  • Able to lift 25 lbs.

Don’t miss the chance to join a diverse, inclusive environment where you feel a sense of belonging. As a member of our global workforce, you will collaborate with dedicated, enthusiastic teams where unique experiences, backgrounds and ideas combined with a strong passion for our products take us above and beyond flight.