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Aircraft Maintenance Technician - (Full-Time) - Fixed Wing - Cal-Ore Life Flight - Crescent City, CA

Crescent City, CA 95531
United States

Minimum Certification Required
Mechanic - A&P
Manages Others
Experience Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description

The CAL-ORE Aircraft Maintenance Technician is responsible for the daily airworthiness and safety of the In-Service aircraft and performance of all maintenance, preventive maintenance, repairs and alterations according to FAA regulations; providing additional support to all out base mechanics to ensure safe and efficient high quality patient transport.

Job Requirements
  • Supports and conducts daily routine and advanced inspections to include aircraft airworthiness checks, aircraft ground support equipment/fuel storage, aircraft parts inventory, and shipping, receiving, repair disposition.
  • Conducts scheduled and unscheduled maintenance in a timely manner for in-service aircraft as necessary, with safety a primary consideration.
  • Conducts heavier inspections, repairs and modifications, performing duties and tasks as assigned commensurate with individual skills and abilities in accordance with federal regulations.
  • Application of continuous improvement within the team/division.
  • Maintains base fuel storage in accordance with federal and state regulations.
  • Provides input in establishing base maintenance processes and ensures adherence to Cal-Ore Life Flight’s maintenance processes.
  • Interacts on regular basis with aircraft maintenance company representatives, FAA, FSDO, Cal-Ore’s staff.
  • Serves as a role model to others on staff
  • Special projects as required.


  • Valid FAA Airframe and Powerplant License.
  • 3-5 years A&P mechanic experience performing fixed-wing maintenance as required.
  • Inspection Authorization preferred and/or experience working under CFR Parts 135 and 145 mechanic ratings preferred.
  • Proficient in maintenance associated with Current twin engine fixed wing mechanical and system experience or equivalent.
  • Ability to understand Maintenance manuals and diagrams.
  • Apply information to troubleshooting problems.
  • Knowledge of safety protocols and limits to your abilities.
  • Advanced electrical and electronics knowledge.
  • Advanced aircraft systems and records knowledge.
  • Advanced logistics decision-making skills and aircraft maintenance planning skills.
  • Effective leadership and communication skills.
  • Mentors base janitorial staff and may inspect their completed maintenance tasks.
  • Must be able to read and interpret aircraft maintenance manuals and specifications to determine feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components.
  • Valid Driver’s License in State where employed and proof of liability insurance.
  • Basic computer skills, familiar with Microsoft Windows environment. 

Cal-Ore Life Flight, a REACH Medical Holdings Company, offers competitive benefits including medical, dental, vision, short- and long-term disability, life insurance, as well as a 401(k) plan. We also offer a flexible paid-time-off program and voluntary supplemental life insurance packages.


REACH Medical Holdings, LLC is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for the position applied for without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, or other non-merit factors. We welcome and encourage applications from minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities (including disabled veterans).