Maine, United States

Inspector (with A&P and IA certification) – Bar Harbor, ME

PLEASE NOTE: Please do not apply if you require visa sponsorship.  This position requires the candidate be able to work in the U.S. WITHOUT the need for visa sponsorship!  

This is a full time/direct hire position offering a competitive salary with full benefits package.

Title of Position: A&P/IA Inspector

Employment Location: Bar Harbor, ME

Job Summary
The employer is a company that is focused on the fixed-based operator (“FBO”) sector and has been rapidly growing through the acquisition of FBO locations with significant capital to continue to grow the business through future acquisitions. The company is looking for a qualified Inspector (with an A&P and IA certificate) that can fit in quickly, have a positive attitude, and that has experience working with piston engines/GA aircraft.

Job Duties
The inspector is responsible for ensuring aircraft are maintained in conformity with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulations and manufacturers specifications. The Inspector is responsible to check the workmanship, material, standards, and procedures of the company’s maintenance activities. Reports discrepancies noted to the Chief Inspector. Performs inspection of work accomplished by airframe and powerplant mechanics.

Essential Functions:
• Ensure that all maintenance and alterations performed by this repair station are in accordance with the Ratings and Operations Specifications of the FAA 145 Repair Station.
• Accomplish inspections and related functions as directed by job cards, maintenance manuals, AD’s as specified by the work packages and the Repair Station.
• Review paperwork, including but not limited to, maintenance forms, parts tags, job cards, log pages and tally sheets to ensure compliance with the Repair Station Manual.
• Train and assist all personnel performing work under the Repair Station certificate as directed by the Chief Inspector.
• Ensure appropriate calibrations and checks are made on the tools and equipment used by the Repair Station.
• Report any identified risks associated with the Repair Station to the Chief Inspector.
• Perform all actions required for Return to Service.
• Communicate professionally and effectively employees, customers and the FAA as required.
• Maintain a clean and orderly work environment.
• Perform job duties in a safe manor.
• Punctual to work each day and prepared to work scheduled work hours.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:
• Active and current FAA Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) Mechanics License with current FAA Inspection Authorization.
• Minimum of 2 years of inspection experience.
Must have maintenance experience working with piston-driven engines and general aviation aircraft.
• Must have a thorough understanding of the applicable Federal Aviation Regulations, as well as inspection methods, techniques, and equipment used to determine the quality or
airworthiness of an article undergoing maintenance, repair or alterations.
• Proven track record of consistent performance while delivering high levels of customer service to internal and external customers is required.
• Demonstrated record of integrity and sound ethical judgment.
• Must demonstrate commitment to quality and safety in all maintenance.
• Strong oral and written communication skills and the ability to professionally communicate with customers.
• Possess adequate tools.
• Valid driver’s license with good driving record.

Reports to: Chief Inspector

Travel: This position may require minimal travel.

Company Benefits

  • 15% yearly bonus
  • $10,000 relocation assistance
  • $10,000 sign-on bonus.
  • Employee Medical Insurance, Basic Life Insurance, Short-Term Disability, Long-Term Disability, Vacation and Sick Time, Paid Holidays, HSA Account Funding, 401k Match

  • Location: Maine, United States
  • Categories: Aviation Maintenance
  • Contract Type: Full Time

Sharon Ballgae

Contact Information
  • Call: (904) 264-0097
  • Fax: (904) 264-0230

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