Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic Jobs in Sugar Land, TX at Houston Aviation Center

Title: Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic

Company: Houston Aviation Center

Location: Sugar Land, TX

Full time positions available for experienced general aviation airframe and powerplant mechanics (will consider recent aircraft maintenance school graduate with temporary FAA certificates). Customer base consists of single and twin engine prop, turbo prop and light jet aircraft of numerous manufacturers, for routine scheduled maintenance, repairs, phase and annual inspections, pre-purchase evaluations as well as unscheduled and emergency repairs.

FAA Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic’s Certificate in good standing.
Prefer minimum of 2 years of recent airframe and power plant employment history on various piston aircraft.
Professional, friendly demeanor, possess good teamwork skills, communicate well with customers, management and staff.
Ability to read and use maintenance manuals, parts catalogs, schematics, SBs and ADs in order to troubleshoot effectively and perform work assignments efficiently and within estimated and budgeted time.
Capability to meet or exceed high quality work standards and expectations in a manufacturer service center environment.
General computer and internet skills.
Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
Able and willing to work in the elements.
Must pass an initial required drug screening and participate in random company drug and alcohol screening program.
Must have personal set of tools specific to the trade (or the ability to obtain within 30 days of employment).
Successful completion of company paid internet-based maintenance course at onset of employment (to be conducted on site).

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
No mandatory weekends or shift work
Voluntary overtime occasionally available
Company paid training may be offered
Yearly bonuses possible
Hourly Compensation based upon work experience
Equal opportunity employer.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $18.00 – $30.00 per hour

Dental insurance
Health insurance
Life insurance
Paid time off
Vision insurance


8 hour shift
Monday to Friday

COVID-19 considerations:Masks are recommended when social distancing is not possible.
Ability to commute/relocate:

Sugar Land, TX: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


High school or equivalent (Preferred)


piston aircraft maintenance: 1 year (Preferred)


FAA Airframe & Powerplant Certificate (Required)

Work Location: One location

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