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Maintenance Technician


Helinet Aviation
16303 Waterman Drive
Van Nuys, CA 91406
United States

Minimum Certification Required
Mechanic - A&P
Minimum Flight Hours Required
-1
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
Yes

Job Description

Reporting to the Director of Maintenance, the Maintenance Technician will maintain and repair airframes and related components, including flight controls, hydraulics, fuel systems, and mechanical components.

Maintenance Technician will possess honesty, integrity, and a commitment to maintaining safe, compliant aircraft in accordance with the Airworthiness Standards prescribed by applicable regulations, Airworthiness Directives and Standard Practice.


GENERAL DUTIES:

Perform aircraft maintenance, inspections and repair in accordance with regulations, manufacturer instructions and company policies
Applies technical knowledge of aircraft systems to effectively troubleshoot and determine system and equipment malfunctions.
Applies expertise in maintaining and restoring aircraft to airworthy or sale condition 
Maintains records in compliance with FAA and Company standards
Maintains premises of the shop facility in a clean and organized manner
Maintains equipment and tools in serviceable and working condition
Meets many job deadlines and communicates to Director of Maintenance if circumstances prevent on-time completion
Perform dynamic balancing of aircraft components and systems
Under supervision, removes, reinstalls, and replaces major components such as rotor and tail rotor blades, main transmissions, tail rotor gear boxes, and main rotor and tail rotor hub assemblies; engines and subassemblies
Under supervision, helps to complete annual and hourly inspections as well as other inspections and maintenance 
Communicates clearly with all maintenance and operations personnel when required to explain job and shop issues regarding part delays, change orders, etc. 
Performs many other duties as assigned 

 
Job Requirements
REQUIREMENTS:

Current, valid A&P License with verifiable experience 
Valid CA Driver’s License
A minimum of 2 years’ experience with turbine rotor wing is required; aircraft to include C210, S76, A109, AS350, and AS355F2
Understanding of and experience at a Part 145 Repair Station
Competency in Microsoft Office suite 
High School Diploma
High attention to detail and thrives in a team environment 
Must be available for overtime and weekends as required
Must be able to lift 70lbs. and work in an environment that is not temperature/humidity controlled
Legally eligible to work in the US and pass FAA regulated drug/alcohol tests as well as a background check
Must perform in a deadline-based environment
Must have basic hand tools required for aircraft maintenance

Employer
Helinet Aviation
Debbie Arata
16303 Waterman Drive
Van Nuys 91406
United States