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Job Role:
Maintenance Repair Operations, Unlicensed Mechanic / Technician
Location:
United States
Type:
Permanent
Job description

Purpose of Position:To prepare, repair and ship propellers.

Essential Functions:(must be able to perform these functions, with or without a reasonable accommodation).

  • Manually grinds and polishes propeller blades
  • Locates and prints out required documentation and records completion
  • Boxes and unboxes blades from shipping crates
  • Removes attached mechanical components from blade
  • Takes blade measurements and records
  • Removes lead plugs from inside the blade using a high pressure washer
  • Strips paint and removes rubber parts from the blade tip using chemicals
  • Removes cuff material using hammer/chisel or power tools
  • Maps and measures blades per Overhaul Manual and standard practices
  • Visually inspects items for defects throughout the process
  • Proficiently preps and packages for shipment too Outside Service/customer
  • Follows directions and correctly and safely mixes and applies chemicals
  • Maintains chemical shelf life of in optimum quantities
  • Uses overhead lifting crane to move props to other stations
  • Cures the blades in the oven to cure the cuff
  • Masks, paints and stencils the blade cuff based on computer stenciling program
  • Solders blade heater components to the blade
  • Performs surface treatments and repairs to blades per Overhaul Manual
  • Maintains a clean workstation free from Foreign Object and/or Debris(FOD), ensures tooling is properly stored
  • Maintains a clean/safe workspace free from spills or obstruction which may lead to harm
  • Travels as required
  • Confers with manager/lead to recommend changes such as: equipment utilization, production methods and procedures to increase efficiency of department and promote improvement
  • Attends all safety and health training, as required, in a timely manner
  • Works when scheduled and complies with company attendance policy
  • Works overtime as needed
  • Observes and practices all safety procedures and personal policies (e.g. Safety-glasses, ear plugs, face shields etc.)

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:(these are required to enable job holder to perform the essential functions of the job)

  • Must provide and maintain personal tool box in accordance with Segers’ Tool Control Plan
  • Must be proficient in using a variety of hand tools, special tools, and GSE required to perform assigned maintenance tasks
  • Must be able to read and interpret SDS and Technical Data Sheets to safely mix paints in accordance with specifications
  • Must be able to use scales for mixing ratios
  • Must be able to maintain an effective working relationship with, and among co-workers and supervisors
  • Must be able to work with little or no supervision and to take initiative
  • Must be able to use applied knowledge to formulate positive solutions to problem situations
  • Must be able to apply common sense
  • Must be able to effectively read, write and communicate in English
  • Must be proficient in company specific software and Microsoft Office Word and Excel
  • Must be able to add, subtract, multiply and divide, using fractions and decimals; compute percentages, ratios, rates and interpret graphs
  • Must be able to comply with OSHA requirements and standards to properly wear all applicable PPE
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs. regularly and more, with assistance occasionally
  • Must be able to see within normal range of vision with or without corrective lenses
  • Must be able to hear running machinery
  • Must be able to use hands, wrists, and fingers repetitively
  • Must have exceptional eye-hand coordination
  • Must regularly be able to reach overhead
  • Must regularly be able to squat, bend, twist and stand
  • Must be able to walk around regularly using steps occasionally
  • Ability to provide verifications of US citizenship or permanent residency to satisfy ITAR/EAR restrictions

Marginal Functions:(Duties that are likely to be assigned to this person, unless he/she proves unable to perform them after receiving training and/or accommodations that the company judges appropriate)

  • Other duties as assigned

Experience and Education Requirements:

High School Diploma or GED preferred. 1 years of professional mechanical aviation experience or completion of Aviation School preferred. 3 years of experience performing maintenance on components in a MRO environment. Must pass a criminal background check and DOT drug screen and comply with all FAA regulations. A&P license or FAA Power Plant Rating preferred. Must strive to continuously develop skills and pursue training opportunities.

Work Conditions:

Frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts and occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles and vibration. Noise is generally loud.

Segers Aero Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

No phone calls please

Requirements

Experience and Education Requirements:

High School Diploma or GED preferred. 1 years of professional mechanical aviation experience or completion of Aviation School preferred. 3 years of experience performing maintenance on components in a MRO environment. Must pass a criminal background check and DOT drug screen and comply with all FAA regulations. A&P license or FAA Power Plant Rating preferred. Must strive to continuously develop skills and pursue training opportunities.