Aircraft Maintenance Technician III Jobs in Mesa, AZ at CAE Inc.

Title: Aircraft Maintenance Technician III

Company: CAE Inc.

Location: Mesa, AZ

Role and Responsibilities

Aircraft Mechanic III – General Aviation

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-5K Sign on Bonus* -Compensation packages aligned to current market trends -Relocation Allowance

-New Fleet of Aircraft -Airconditioned Hangers -145 Repair Station

CAE Aviation Academy, Phoenix

Looking for more reasons to join us?

New fleet (PA28, PA44, DA40 and DA20)
Opportunity to grow
10% discount for our flight school programs
Competitive benefits – employee stock purchase program, 401-k, medical, dental, and vision coverage
3 consecutive days off

Candidates must currently be authorized to work in the US without future sponsorship.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Inspects, repairs, and maintains aircraft and components including engines, wings, fuselage, tail, landing gear, control cables, propeller and fuel system etc.
All work is inspected and documented IAW Repair Station Manuals and Processes.
Consults aircraft maintenance manuals and manufacturers’ manuals for specifications to determine the extent of repair or replacement of part(s).
Expertly troubleshoot airframe and engine issues for defects and corrects any problems according to the specifications of the MFG Maintenance Manual.
Able to have a basic understanding of the Avionics systems and able to troubleshoot on a Proficient level.
Perform Scheduled inspections on GA type aircraft.
Perform engine replacements.
Taxi and tug aircraft.
Adhere to CAE’s strong safety policies. This includes wearing proper PPE and reporting safety related incidents.
Comply with CAE’s repair station quality standards. Training will be provided upon hiring.
Eagerness to help train new employees and coach other techs along their way.
Demonstrate CAE ONE values and Teamwork.
Work with the Training department to collaborate on training and give appropriate feedback.
Other duties as assigned by the Lead or Manager.


A&P Certificate.
Strong organizational and communication skills. Each shift has team of Mechanics, a Lead and Inspector (s).
100% sign off on OJTon PA28, PA44, DA40 and DA20
5+ years of General aviation experience.
Analytical mindset.
Able to multi-task and adapt to a changing work environment.
Pro-active and results oriented. We want your experience to grow the longer you are here.
Must be proficient in RMS and have a history of proper use (clocking in and out, ATA codes, sign offs etc.)
Able to demonstrate a full understanding of aircraft systems and subsystems.
Desire to grow with the company and grow the culture of CAE in a positive manor.

Sign on bonus for qualified Tech III level candidates – A&P certifications


Position Type


CAE thanks all applicants for their interest. However, only those whose background and experience match the requirements of the role will be contacted.

Equal Employment Opportunity

At CAE, everyone is welcome to contribute to our success. With no exception.

As captured in our overarching value “One CAE”, we’re proud to work as one passionate, boundaryless and inclusive team.

At CAE, all employees are welcome regardless of race, nationality, colour, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability or age.

The masculine form may be used in this job description solely for ease of reading, but refers to men, women and the gender diverse.