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Flight Mechanic

Pinellas County Sheriff's Office
10750 Ulmerton Road
Largo, FL 33778
United States

Minimum Certification Required
Mechanic - A&P
Minimum Flight Hours Required
Not Applicable
All Other Helicopter Jobs
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
From $49,650 To $79,439
Per Year    
Employment Type
Work Schedule

Job Description

This position performs skilled work involving daily inspection and line maintenance of Sheriff's Office airplanes and helicopters, flight unit equipment and other repair tasks assigned by a supervisor. Operates a wide range of repair equipment and personal mechanic's tools. Performs administrative tasks supporting aircraft maintenance work and participates in administration of repair station duties.

· Inspects, repairs and maintains air worthiness of fixed and rotary wing aircraft;

· Completes inspection forms, adhering to maintenance and repair standards;

· Maintains records of flight time on engines, airframes and other aircraft parts to conform with FAA and manufacturer requirements as well as sound safety practices;

· Inspects aircraft on a routine basis to detect potential mechanical or structural problems; performs preventive maintenance on fixed and rotary wing aircraft;

· Performs major mechanical repairs and overhauls; repairs structural defects; installs and maintains specialized equipment utilized in supporting an aerial law enforcement mission;

· Flies in agency aircraft when required for maintenance functions;

Job Requirements

· High school graduation or equivalent diploma AND Three (3) years’ practical experience as an aircraft mechanic, including one (1) year in light aircraft maintenance

· Must hold a valid FAA Aircraft Mechanic License, with both Airframe & Powerplant ratings, that is current, per 14 CFR 65.83

· Must have ample personal mechanic's tools required in aircraft and airframe maintenance and repair

· Must possess a valid Florida driver’s license or have the ability to obtain one within 30 days after start of employment

· Applicants must be tobacco/nicotine free for six months prior to submitting application and during length of employment.


The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office strives to provide our employees with the best benefits possible. Some of the benefits are Annual Leave (120 hours), Health Insurance, Wellness Incentives, and Education Assistance Program.

The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office is an EEO/ADA employer and is committed to being a drug free workplace.



Any questions can be directed to Human Resources at 727-582-6208

Pinellas County Sheriff's Office
Teresa Cauley
10750 Ulmerton Road
Largo FL 33778
United States