LEAD Aviation Maintenance Technician

Wilks Brothers LLC
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General Overview: Senior Level Aircraft Technician to act as Crew Lead and Technician Supervisor. This Senior Level technician role is responsible for supervising, mentoring and leading a group of technicians during troubleshooting, inspecting, repairing, modifying, and updating aircraft systems such as sheet metal, electrical, propellers, engines, hydraulic and other systems as required. Must be capable of performing assigned work to satisfactorily meet regulatory requirements and company standards. Essential Functions Statement: Manage a group or groups of technicians during an aircraft maintenance project.Manage calendar time and technicians#8217; hours to meet or beat the quoted time and delivery date of an aircraft maintenance project.Identify and implement project schedule efficiencies.Prepare daily work schedules for each assigned technician Troubleshoot, inspect, repair, modify, and update aircraft systems.Assist and mentor junior technicians in the maintenance of aircraft.Rig aircraft flight control surfaces.Rig aircraft engines.Rig aircraft landing gear.Operate aircraft systems; engine #8220;run-up#8221;, pressurization, electrical, pneumatic.Maintain shop cleanliness, organization and ISO standards. Competency Statement: Excellent communication skills required.Ability to maintain effective working relationships with all levels of management and technicians.Ability to read, understand and recommend changes to project work schedules.Ability to effectively manage and lead a crew of technicians in the execution of and completion of a project.Ability to perform forward planning on a project (proactive planning instead of reactive planning).


#183;Must hold a valid A&P Certificate·Must have Global XRS / Global 6000 documented experience·Avionics Repair Certificate Highly Desired·Leadership / Lead Technician skills Mental and Physical Requirements: Able to read, speak and write English.Able to work under stressful conditions at times.Strong work ethics of integrity and honesty striving for excellence in all activities employing accompanying communication. Dependability, reliability, fulfilling responsibilities.

First posted: 
10/22/2018 1:53:21 PM

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