AIRCRAFT TECHNICIAN SUPERVISOR Job at State of Arizona – 3.5 in Phoenix, AZ

This recruitment will be used to establish a state-wide 18-month eligibility list to fill current and future vacancies over the life of the list.

Responsible for field and shop repair and maintenance of rotary and fixed-wing aircraft to ensure continued airworthiness. Repairs, overhauls, inspects, maintains, and cleans rotary and fixed-wing aircraft. Performs related work as required. Supervises Aircraft Technicians and the Aviation Maintenance Assistant, inspects work performed and returns rotary and fixed-wing aircraft to service. The duties and responsibilities of this class are governed by established maintenance schedules, limitations of shop and field maintenance facilities, and Federal Aviation Administration regulations.

Apply promptly; application period will close when a sufficient number of applications is received.

Must successfully complete the examination process.

Minimum Qualifications:
All Levels of Aircraft Technician Supervisor require:
1. High school diploma or possession of a G.E.D. certificate.

2. Possession of a valid technician’s license with airframe and power plant rating issued by the FAA.

3. Possession of a current inspection authorization certificate (IA) issued by the FAA.

4. Possession of a valid Arizona driver license.

5. Possession of a complete set of aircraft technician’s tools.

6. Experience in the repair and maintenance of turbine helicopters, and/or single and multi-engine turbo-propeller and reciprocating engine fixed-wing aircraft.

7. Absence of violations of FAA regulations.

In addition to the above requirements, the following qualifications shall also apply:

Requires three (3) years of experience as an Aircraft Technician with the Department of Public Safety, or three years of experience as an aircraft maintenance supervisor.

May be exposed to outdoor weather conditions, fumes or dust, and toxic or caustic chemicals.

Exposure to moderate (e.g., light motorized equipment) to loud (e.g., heavy motorized equipment) noise.

Progression to the next step requires an overall performance rating of at least “Standard” in the last 12 months.

Must successfully complete the examination process.

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Pre-Employment Requirements:
Applicants must complete an examination process. A polygraph and background investigation are required for successful applicants. All newly hired employees will be subject to the E-Verify Employment Eligibility Verification Program.

In order to apply, you must go to the DPS website.

The Arizona Department of Public Safety is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits package to benefit-eligible employees in cooperation with the State of Arizona.

  • Accrued vacation pay and sick days
  • 10 paid holidays per year
  • Deferred compensation plan
  • Top-ranked retirement plans
  • Affordable medical, dental, vision, life, and short & long-term disability insurance plans
  • Employee Assistance, Peer and Family Support Programs
  • Bus Cards (Subsidized partially by the State)

For a complete list of benefits provided by The State of Arizona, please visit our benefits page

This classification participates in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS).

Contact Us:
To learn more and see a complete list of the job openings at the Arizona Department of Public Safety, visit our website at www.azdps.gov. You may also contact us at (602) 223-2290.

About the Company

Company: State of Arizona – 3.5

Company Location:  Phoenix, AZ

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