Aircraft Mechanic Jobs in Los Angeles, CA at Cathay Pacific

Title: Aircraft Mechanic

Company: Cathay Pacific

Location: Los Angeles, CA

ENG – Engineering
Los Angeles, California, USA
Cathay Pacific
Application Deadline 27 Sep 2022

Company Description
Let your passion fly! We’re proud to be one of the world’s leading airlines. Our reputation is built on a long track record of success, an ongoing commitment to our home Hong Kong, and on the delivery of customer service that’s straight from the heart. All of this is possible due to our talented people who share our passion for aviation and our commitment to being the best. Our global family can open up a world of opportunities for you. This means that your first role at Cathay Pacific won’t be your last. It could take you anywhere. Join us and discover just how far you can go!
Role Introduction
Cathay Pacific Airways is looking for a motivated individual to join the Engineering Team as an Aircraft Mechanic based in Los Angeles, CA. This Regular Full-Time position will play a key role in performing operational functions to ensure delivery of a safe and exceptionally reliable travel experience that supports our brand and business whilst meeting all compliance and regulatory requirements.

Key Responsibilities
Operational Accountabilities

Working on a shift basis, perform aircraft maintenance for Cathay Group aircraft and third party customers (if applicable) under supervision of the Aircraft Engineer
Perform local or overseas operational relief duties or standard duties when required
Help to monitor third party supplier’s performance (technical, ramp services, de-icing, refueling etc.), follow up and rectify any operational issues in a timely manner
Support the contingency plans and ad hoc operational requirements such as diversions, charters, ad hoc aircraft type changes, major disruption recovery, etc.
Perform servicing and maintenance for station ground equipment, vehicles and facilities
Support Cathay Quality Assurance, Hong Kong Civil Aviation Department and / or third party audits, follow up and rectify the audit findings within the required timelines as directed
Perform station administration and ensure station documentations / passes are up-to-date and valid as directed by the Engineering Manager / Engineering Supervisor
Ensure compliance with local Occupational Health & Safety standards and regulations / guidelines
Any other reasonable task as requested including engaging in non-operational duties and projects

Performance Management and Business Process Improvement

Ensure that annual SMART goals are understood and actioned
Attend performance reviews and discuss career development plan with the designated Direct Appraiser
Attend station meetings as required to ensure regular engagement and effective communication
Embrace continuous improvement culture through quality innovation, teamwork, lean processes to drive operational efficiency, productivity and commercial improvement


Emergency and Accident and Crisis Response responsibilities as required


Tertiary education in aircraft maintenance is required,
Minimum 2 years aircraft maintenance experience is required,
Demonstrably aptitude and understanding of aircraft maintenance operations
Have (or be willing to receive) induction training / on the job training as required covering but not limited to:

Aircraft and Ramp Safety Awareness
Company Procedures Awareness training
Human Factors Awareness training

Must comply with the Company’s mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination policy
Must have the right to live and work in USA

Personal & Application Information
Cathay Pacific Airways Limited is committed to employment equity, supports diversity in the workplace and encourages application from all qualified individuals including women, members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities. Personal data provided by job applicants will be used strictly in accordance with our personal data policy and for recruitment purposes only. A copy of our Personal Information Collection Statement will be provided upon request by contacting our Data Protection Officer.

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