Air Methods Corporation Aviation Maintenance Tech Apprentice- Englewood, CO (Tech Se in Englewood, Colorado
Job SummaryPerforms maintenance, repairs, inspections, and alterations of Companyoperated aircraft and articles as assigned with an objective to move to a Part135 field base maintenance or Part 145 position in two years.Essential Functions and Responsibilities include the following:- Assist in the repair, modification, and inspection of engines,components, and airframes under the direction of a Licensed Airframe &Powerplant Mechanic (A&P) (Mechanics Certificate)- Assist in the testing of repaired aircraft systems for proper performance- Assist in the cleaning and lubricating of equipment and other routinemaintenance work under the direction of a Licensed A&P (Mechanics Certificate)- Ensures compliance with FAA regulations, manufacture'srecommendations, and Air Methods' standards- Coordinates aircraft maintenance schedules with supervisors- Prepares and maintains documentation related to work activities inaccordance with regulations and Company policies- Enters detailed maintenance records to paper work orders and AMMIS- Other duties as assignedAdditional Job Requirements- Ability to lift up to 75lbs- Tools appropriate for the job- Regular scheduled attendance- Indicate the percentage of time spent traveling: 0%Subject to applicable laws and Air Method's policies, regular attendanceis an essential function of the position. All employees must follow AirMethods' employment practices and policies.QualificationsTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform eachessential function satisfactorily. The requirements listed below arerepresentative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Inaccordance with applicable laws, Air Methods will provide reasonableaccommodations that do not create an undue burden so disabled employees mayperform the essential functions of the position.Education & Experience- High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and one to threeyears' related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination ofeducation and experience- Completion of two years of trade of vocational school (or equivalent workexperience) preferredSkills- Must be self-motivated and have the ability to process complex systems andlogically think through problems- Understands the differences between the 135 and 145 FAR's- Proficiency in the use of tools applicable to performing basic sheet metalrepairs and alterations- Knowledge of basic aircraft maintenance and base understanding of compositestructures and repairs- Ability to be a team player with a professional attitude- Excellent organizational skills, detail oriented and ability to prioritizeComputer Skills- Proficient with Microsoft Suite, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint andOutlookCertificates, Licenses, Registrations- Airframe and power plant LicenseAir Methods is an EEO/AA employer. Qualified applicants will receiveconsideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion,sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disabilityor protected veteran status.Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with DisabilitiesAir Methods is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Allqualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regardto race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protectedveteran status, or disability status. Air Methods maintains a drug-freeworkplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing.