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Mentor, Aircraft Electronics Apprenticeship Job in Wilmington, Ohio US

Mentor, Aircraft Electronics Apprenticeship

ABX Air, Inc. - Wilmington, OH

Posted: 11/21/2019 - Expires: 12/21/2019

Job ID: 213929203

Job Description



What you will do:

AMES Aircraft Electronic Mentors are responsible for the continued aircraft electronic repair skills progression of assigned Aircraft Electronic Apprentice(s). The Mentor performs their regular aircraft maintenance, repair, and/or modification on customer aircraft in accordance with applicable technical data, customer maintenance program requirements, within estimated or budgeted hours and within FAA and customer standards of quality. While performing those tasks, the Mentor will also support the skills development process with assigned Apprentice(s) by exposing them to the structured OJT assignments, coaching (not doing it for) them, signing off on the Apprentice's completed work and maintaining the Apprentice's OJT document log. Mentors Return to Service the work performed by the apprentice on the appropriate documents. Mentors lead by example (safe & compliant) to assist in the development of the Apprentice in the craft of aircraft structural repair. During the process and completion of the 8 week Apprenticeship Program, Mentors will provide input toward the recommendation of whether an Apprentice is eligible to apply for an Aircraft Electronic Apprentice II Tech position.

What you need:

Airframe license OR Repairman Certificate
Current AMES Avionics Technician
Working knowledge of aircraft construction and repair principles
3 to 5 years avionics repair experience on heavy aircraft
Working knowledge of computer based aircraft maintenance software
Basic understanding of FAA regulations pertaining to FAR Part 145 repair station operations
Wiring Diagram Manual, blueprints, Service Bulletins, Airworthiness Directives, and Illustrated Parts Catalogs
Effectively speak, read and write in the English language; able to communicate constructively with diverse individuals
Excellent work/attendance record
Extensive knowledge of wiring diagram manual, aircraft documentation and AMES policy and procedures
Demonstrated ability to exercise problem solving and creative thinking skills
Must be patient, highly self-motivated, able to work independently with little direct supervision and possess a desire to teach others the aircraft electronics trade

Preferred Job Skills:

Excellent knowledge of the aircraft avionics repair
Previous lead or supervisory experience
Associate Degree or training in management principles
Prior hands-on experience in a heavy aircraft maintenance environment
Prior experience at a FAR Part 145 repair station

Physical Requirements:

Ability to lift up to 75 pounds
Ability to twist, bend, stoop, kneel, squat, crawl and climb and sustain those positions for an extended period of time
Ability to work at heights up to 60 feet
Ability to work with arms raised above head and perform repetitive tasks and motions
Ability to fit in tight places
Ability to work in confined spaces with respiratory equipment
Ability to work outdoors in extreme weather conditions
Ability to precisely manipulate hand tools in a variety of situations

AMES is an equal opportunity employer and that all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran or disability status.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. We are also an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
Associate's degree
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Job Reference Code
Licenses / Certifications:
Display Recommended WorkKeys®Recommended WorkKeys®:
Applied Math: 5
Graphic Literacy: 5
Workplace Documentation: 3