Technical and Engineering, Engineering general

A and P Mechanic

Last updated: 3 months ago
Expires: 2 weeks from now
Job Role:
Technical and Engineering, Engineering general
Aircraft type:
United States

Job description

A and P Maintenance Technician opportunities are available in Bay City, WI  and  Van Nuys, CA. We are seeking to hire A&Ps to join our 145 Repair Stations. This position is responsible for working as a collaborative member of a team tasked with accomplishing many different aspects of aircraft maintenance.


Red Wing Aviation and Jet Select are affiliated operating partner of Vista in the US - the largest charter group in private aviation and the world’s first private aviation ecosystem, integrating a unique portfolio of companies offering asset-light solutions to cover all key aspects of business aviation.  


Vista has a global reach with operational hubs across the globe and an expert workforce of over 4,000 aviation professionals. Vista's fast-paced growth and its relationship with the best partner operators open the door to lifelong career opportunities across the group - to create the best service in business aviation, in every region in the world.


A and P Maintenance Technician Responsibilities:

  • Line service, inspection, troubleshooting, repair, and modification of aircraft and/or aircraft systems and components, including engines, accessories, landing gear, electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems, heating, air conditioning, and oxygen systems.
  • Repair aircraft discrepancies efficiently, while properly documenting all work performed.
  • Inspection, rigging and adjustment of flight controls and control cables.
  • Phase inspection and repair on Cessna 560 aircraft.
  • Annual inspection on piston engine aircraft.
  • Engine removal, installation, rigging and adjustment of engine controls.
  • Re-fuel, de-fuel and testing of aircraft fuel systems and components.
  • Aircraft pressurization checks; engine run-up and taxi checks.
  • Sheet metal repairs.
  • Upholster removal, cleaning, repair and installation.
  • Altimeter and transponder recertification.
  • RVSM recertification.


  Aviation Maintenance Technician Required Education and Experience:


  • A valid FAA Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic Certificate (A&P Certificate)
  • 3-5 years’ experience with turbine aircraft (preferred, not required)
  • Past Part 135 maintenance work
  • Familiarity with Federal Aviation Regulations relating to aircraft maintenance.
  • Travel may be required.



Additional Eligibility Qualifications:


  • A valid Driver’s License.
  • A complete set of tools designed for or appropriate for aircraft maintenance.
  • Implementation of a shadow box to minimize risk and FOD.
  • Completion of employment drug screening, FBI fingerprinting check and a 10-year background check.