Aircraft Maintenance Technician Jobs in Price, UT at Utah State University

Title: Aircraft Maintenance Technician

Company: Utah State University

Location: Price, UT


The Department of Aviation and Technical Education (AVTE) in the College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences at Utah State University Eastern (Price, UT) is seeking an Aircraft Maintenance Technician. This is a full-time, Airframe and Power Plant (A&P) Technician, including entry level position.

Maintain, repair and service Utah State University Flight training aircraft (i.e. Diamond DA40F, DA42 (2 liter engines).
Assist the Chief of Maintenance with all tasks related to airworthiness and act in his stead when not available.
The position could include other duties related to overall airport operations, USU Aviation recruitment, and/or teaching.

Minimum Qualifications:

FAA Airframe and Power Plant Licenses.
Must have own tools.
Must be willing to help maintain shop equipment, buildings, lawn care, snow removal and other tasks to assist the flight school operations.
Ability to verbally communicate with students, staff and faculty.

Preferred Qualifications:

Two- or Four-year degree
2 years of any aircraft maintenance experience working on Diamond DA40F, DA42 (2 liter engines).
Required Documents:

Along with the online application, please attach:

Resume to be uploaded at the beginning of your application in the Candidate Profile under “Resume/CV”
Cover Letter to be uploaded at the beginning of your application in the Candidate Profile under “Documents 1-10″
Copy of FAA Maintenance Certificates to be uploaded at the beginning of your application in the Candidate Profile under “Documents 1-10″
Contact information for three professional references

**Document size may not exceed 10 MB.**
Advertised Salary: Commensurate with experience, plus excellent benefits ADA:

Requires walking/standing approximately 65% of time; sitting approximately 20% of time; lifting up to 80 lbs. approximately 5% of time; stooping, forward bending and crouching approximately 10% of time. Requires extensive use maintenance manuals, both paper and digital format.
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updated 08/2022

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