Aviation Maintenance Technician

Job Description

About the role

Go behind the scenes in our operations team. Our Aviation Maintenance Technicians are committed to ensuring all shipments move on our air network seamlessly and with care so that we can deliver on our service promises. Ensuring our aircraft are serviced and ensure timely departures

  • Perform repair, removal, and replacement of aircraft components, troubleshoot system malfunctions and perform inspections of FedEx aircraft in accordance with FAA regulations, FedEx policies/procedures, and the general maintenance manual as required; use various test devices and special tools in the accomplishment of assigned tasks; record aircraft maintenance tracking data and CD-ROM equipment; assist other maintenance staff as required in order to maintain the best interest of flying safety and system operational needs
  • Comply with FAA regulations, FedEx standards, and general safety practices in the accomplishment of the job; adhere to Maintenance Operations procedures; ensure the airworthiness of each aircraft and the proper and accurate completion of documentation of all maintenance performed before aircraft are released back to service; utilize all available maintenance publications, EO’s, EA’s and other FAA / FedEx approved document while performing maintenance in order to ensure legal fitness and safety while performing duties.
  • Provide safe and reliable maintenance of FedEx aircraft on a scheduled and unscheduled basis; follow safety practices consistent with applicable standards, policies, and regulations; maintain a clean and orderly work area; safeguard all FedEx tools and equipment assigned for the accomplishment of aircraft maintenance in order to ensure compliance with all applicable safety policies, regulations and standards and minimize company’s exposure to risks.
  • Perform aircraft parts/tooling/equipment store and inventory control duties as required in order to ensure needed aircraft parts are available to a practical and cost-effective extent.
  • Assist management and/or Sr./Lead AMT(s) monitor the maintenance status of aircraft to provide timely and correct information to MOCC on the maintenance status of the aircraft; establish time estimates of repairs and provide ETICs, etc. to MOCC and/or other stations as applicable of service aircraft; ensure that the flight crews are debriefed on any discrepancies in order to ensure that relevant parties are informed on the maintenance status and take appropriate actions.
  • Supervise vendor activities as and when required; review vendor invoices as required and coordinate local management, administrative and vendor communications in order to ensure vendor conformance to applicable procedures and policies.
FedEx aircraft

Experience and Qualification Required

  • Diploma or equivalent.
  • Current Federal Aviation Administration Airframe & Powerplant (A&P) Certificate required.
  • Two (2) years of Aircraft Maintenance experience as an aircraft mechanic including one (1) year of experience on aircraft types and equipment similar to the FedEx fleet. (MD11 & B777).
  • Familiarity with aircraft operations, procedures, and servicing.
  • Working knowledge of all aspects of aircraft maintenance techniques, equipment, operations procedures, and servicing used in our aircraft, line, or hanger as applicable.
  • Ability to interpret maintenance manuals illustrated parts catalogs, and manufacture overhaul manuals.
  • Understanding of the use of the latest IT systems and image transfer equipment.
  • Ability to lift and maneuver heavy aircraft-related components, parts, and equipment.
  • Safety focused with an understanding of the chain of responsibility
  • Fluency in English with exceptional written and verbal communication.

The benefits

  • $102,000 – $117,000 inc guaranteed allowances (plus super)
  • Safety Above All Culture
  • Career development opportunities
  • A positive working culture, with our People-Service-Profit philosophy – putting our people first!
  • We care for our employee’s well-being and value their contributions to our company