Elliot Aviation Service Technician - DSM in Des Moines, Iowa

Elliott Aviation, a leader in aircraft solutions, has an exciting opportunity for a Service Technicianat their Des Moines, IA location. Since 1936, Elliott Aviation has been a world-class provider of comprehensive and customer-focused solutions for business aviation. Our vision, building partnerships that last, applies to our employees as well as our customers.

This hands-on position is responsible for inspecting, troubleshooting and repairing airframes, engines and components in a safe, efficient and high quality manner in order to achieve total customer satisfaction as measured by three customer success drivers: the product was delivered “on-time, on budget and squawk free”

Responsibilities of this position include:

  • Perform airframe & engine inspections in accordance with customer, FAA and company requirements.
  • Troubleshoot and repair airframe and engine systems/components within project completion objectives.
  • Communicate progress with Team Leader and/or Shift Supervisor on a regular basis.
  • Insure all work performed is inspected by an authorized repair station inspector.
  • Insure all paperwork is completed on a daily basis in a concise and legible manner.
  • Communicate to the Team Leader any problems/repairs that cannot be completed within a reasonable period of time or where a problem is unresolved.
  • Report any discrepancies noted to the Team Leader as relates to company tooling/equipment.
  • Learn, understand and follow the company work order and parts requisition process as written.
  • Maintain a clean neat and efficient work area.
  • Repair and calibrate shop equipment as assigned.
  • Assist other departments as assigned.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Job requirements

Top candidates will possess outstanding organizational skills and have a strong mechanical and electrical background.

Other requirements include:

  • FAA Airframe and Power Plant Certificates required

  • In-depth knowledge of aircraft operating systems

  • Must be familiar with Federal Aviation Regulations

Location: Des Moines, Iowa

Department: Service Shop

Posted: 04-04-2018

Location Name: Des Moines

Wage: Depends on Experience

Position Type: Full time