Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic - Summit Aviation

Job Title

Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic

Job Description

Summit Aviation is a Cessna, Beechcraft Service Center and General Aviation maintenance facility located in Bentonville Arkansas. We are seeking a quality Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic to add to our Team. The successful candidate will develop and build relationships with our customers through excellent service, repair and maintenance of customer aircraft as well as Summit flight school and flight club aircraft.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package including medical plans, paid time off and flying benefits for those who are pilots. Relocation assistance available.

About The Job:

What You Will Do:
• Perform Annual/100hr Inspections, repair & maintain aircraft and assembles including engines, wings, fuselage, tail, landing gear, control cables, propeller and fuel system using specialized tools to repair or replace components.
• Troubleshoot, diagnose & solve reported aircraft issues
• Refer to manufacturers’ manuals and aircraft maintenance manuals for specifications to determine the extent of repair or replacement according to malfunction
• Replace or repair worn or damaged components
• Perform engine changes

Characteristics That Will Support Your Success:
• Excellent communication and customer service skills
• Strong work ethic and a high standard of excellence
• Ability to work and adapt in a fast-paced work environment
• Highly organized and thorough in generating log entries and documentation
• Able to read and understand technical publications

Summit Aviation is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to building and maintaining a culturally diverse workplace. We encourage women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status of protected veteran, among other things or status as a qualified individual with a disability.

Basic Qualifications

• Five years or more experience with General Aviation Aircraft
• Airframe and Powerplant license required
• Authorized to work in the United States

Preferred Qualifications
• Experience with Cirrus aircraft and piston helicopters
• IA Inspection desired