Company: Jacksonville Airport Shop
Mechanics are you up for the challenge of delivering the best maintained and repaired equipment on the airfield at Jacksonville Airport? If you are, you will enter a job environment that is fast paced, exciting, safe and unique. Our mechanics keep airports moving with their ability to troubleshoot, repair and maintain ground service equipment. If you have the mechanical experience and skills required, we will mentor you on all the different aspects of GSE. You will work on simple belt loaders, stationary equipment and wheeled vehicles with accessories.
At Global Aviation Services we not only recognize you as a key part of our organization, but we compensate our mechanics by providing exceptional benefits, (low-cost health, dental, short term disability, free long term disability and free life insurance two times your annual salary). Full time employees have set schedules, receive competitive wages, a tool allowance, free uniforms, free parking, mentor programs, education tuition, a wellness reimbursement plan, profit sharing and a matching 401(k) plan: to name a few.
If you want to be part of a People First company, with an excellent reputation, apply today.
Performing scheduled preventative maintenance inspections and unscheduled repairs, air & hydraulic brake repairs, tire repairs, warranty procedures & repairs.
In order to meet the requirements of the position, applicant should have a good background in diagnostics to include: electrical, mechanical, and pneumatic. Most diagnostics are not performed using computer assisted diagnostic tools.
Perform the sequence of operations to remove, disassemble, clean, check, repair, replace, fabricate, install and adjust components on automotive, fleet, ground equipment & machinery.
Planning and execution of complex maintenance assignments requiring knowledge of electrical, plumbing, and/or electronic systems. In addition, skills in carpentry, painting and/or welding may be required.
Work is performed on a variety of ground support equipment platforms, such as jet engine starters, power supply units, lift platform box trucks, and air cycle air conditioners.
Uses complex troubleshooting, testing and repair equipment such as but not limited to, load banks, impedance bridges, multi-meters and flow meter panels.
• Minimum 3 years of proven repair experience on medium to heavy-duty vehicles.
• Must have strong mechanical aptitude and problem-solving skills.
• Ability to read and understand repair manuals and instructions, especially in an urgent and/or emergency situation.
• Ability to read electrical and hydraulic schematics.
• Must be able to read codes and instructions on the computer.
• Valid driver’s license and good driving background.
• Ability to pass a 10 year background check and drug test.
• Minimum high school diploma or its equivalent.
• Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English.
• Ability to work flexible schedules including shift work, weekends, holidays.
• Possess at minimum a set of hand tools including a toolbox and multi-function electrical meter.
• Able to lift 70 pounds.
Reports To: Supervisor or Manager
Working Conditions: Depending on the task, you may be required to work indoors in a garage or outside on shop grounds or elsewhere on the field.Be prepared to work around jet fumes and other vehicle emissions.
Work with cleaning solvents, paint thinners and other hazardous products in the course of a normal workday. Working Hours: Schedule to be determined; must be willing to work weekends, holidays and additional shifts as assigned.
As a full-time employee you qualify for: Medical Insurance with two plan options & HSA & Flex Spending Plans Dental Insurance Prescription Drug Program Vision Care Insurance Life Insurance/Supplemental Life Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance Disability – Free long-term disability & low cost short-term disability, 401(k) Savings & Investment Plan with company match Profit Sharing Plan Adoption Benefits Wellness/Fitness Benefit Educational Benefits – Mentoring, Tuition & Certification Reimbursements Smoking Cessation Program Vacation/Sick/Holiday/Bereavement/Court Service Pay Free Uniforms & Parking Employee Assistance Program Employee Perks Programs Employee Discounts – Dell, AT&T, Verizon, IDShield, LegalShieldWe are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer through Affirmative Action. Women and Minorities Are Encouraged to Apply.
We appreciate the values, leadership and unique skills service members bring to the workforce and encourage opportunities to hire Guardsmen, Reservists, and Veterans.