Job Listing Description

A&P Mechanic

Velocity represents an aerospace flight test, engineering and certification organization that provides development services to aircraft modifiers and OEM’s. They are a mid-size but rapidly growing company in Seattle, WA that was founded in 2001. They have a new flight test facility in Moses Lake WA. Their core team is comprised of very talented and experienced aerospace engineers, technicians, mechanics, and specialist consultants. They strive to create a high functioning, collaborative environment where team members can find opportunities for professional growth and innovation.

The strategic purpose of the Test and Evaluation (T&E) Support Unit is to provide comprehensive, full-service aerospace flight-testing and evaluation services. The Test and Evaluation Support Unit provides four areas of expertise: Test Planning, Instrumentation, Ground Operations and Flight Operations. This position is responsible for maintenance support of all flight operations

Primary Role: Performing routine and periodic maintenance throughout all phases of flight testing; maintaining quality and safety standards; keeping records; maintaining equipment and supplies.

Secondary Role: Support flight test engineers and ground operations personnel as necessary by helping to install test instrumentation, wiring, and custom manufactured hardware.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Perform daily pre and post flight inspections.
Perform routine servicing of aircraft systems.
Perform aircraft systems checks and calibration as required.
Trouble shoot and repair pre and post flight squawks in a timely manner.
Assist in the installation and removal of essential flight test instrumentation hardware and wiring.
Routine removal of panels to route and access flight test instrumentation wires and hardware.
Maintain safe operations and workspace.
Maintain equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs.

Experience in maintenance support related to flight test is desired but not required.
Experience with or willing to learn working in a flight test environment.
Professional mannerisms, appearance and actions (self-confident and committed to high ethics).
Strong organizational, time management and prioritization skills:

High School Diploma
Formal training in Aviation Maintenance Technologies or other related field
A & P Certificate or equivalent Certificate
1-5 years minimum experience maintaining commercial and/or regional aircraft
Job Location: Moses Lake, WA
Rate: open
Per Diem: Possible
Overtime: Yes
Duration: 2-3 years or direct
Start Date: Now
Input Date: 12/28/2017
Last Updated: 01/23/2018
Attention: Susan McGlinsey
Address: 20306 15TH AVE NE STE A
City, State: SHORELINE, WA 98155
Phone: 206/812-1061

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