Aircraft Mechanic

Posted: 09/24/2021

Abilene Aero is a locally owned fixed-base operator (FBO). We provide basic plane service for general aviation customers at Abilene Regional Airport (KABI). Our customers are pilots, passengers and crew who arrive and depart by private aircraft.
 
Must have Airframe and Powerplant certificates. 3 to 5 years of general aviation experience preferred. PT6 engine experience, Caravan and King air a plus. Must be familiar with FAR’s and aircraft inspection and repair requirements. Hourly wage based on experience.
 
Job Type: Full-time
 
This position requires excellent communication skills, expedient responsiveness, and attention to detail.
 
Aircraft Mechanic Qualifications:
 

  • Airframe and Powerplant
  • Must have own tools
  • Preferred Experience:
  •     3-5 years general aviation
  •     PT6 experience
  •     Cessna Caravan experience
  •     King Air experience
 
 
Benefits:
 
  • Full-time hours, with some overtime, including occasional weekends.
  • Competitive hourly wages
  • Medical, vision, and dental coverage
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Life insurance and AD&D coverage
  • Paid sick and vacation leave
  • 401(k) available after one year
 
Other:
 
  • No felonies in the last 10 years
  • Must be able to complete and pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check