A&P Technician, Piston Aircraft – CXO Airport Jobs in Houston – Texas – USA at ATP Flight School

Title: A&P Technician, Piston Aircraft – CXO Airport

Company: ATP Flight School

Location: Houston – Texas – USA

Type: Full Time

Category: Airport/Airline, Maintenance/Cleaning

A&P Technician – Piston Aircraft

ATP Flight School is seeking quality Aviation Maintenance Technicians (AMTs) to join our growing team tenance facility at CXO. We need A&P mechanics that can fit in quickly, have a positive attitude, and have General Aviation experience working on piston powered aircraft; preferably Cessna 172, Piper PA-28, and Piper PA-44.

Position Overview

This position works as a team member performing inspections, repairs and preventative maintenance on piston flight training aircraft. The successful candidate will possess the appropriate personality to work in a fast-paced environment while maintaining a constant focus on safety and quality. Technicians will also possess the ability to dynamically move through ATP’s computerized logbook management systems, adhere to the maintenance and manufacturer manuals, and make safety-focused decisions on a day to day basis.

Minimum Qualifications

Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) Certificate

2 s of piston-powered aircraft maintenance experience

Knowledge and understanding of Federal Aviation Regulations and manufacturer manuals

Possess adequate tools



FAA Inspection Authorization

Private pilot’s license

Avionics troubleshooting experience (Garmin integrated avionics)


Perform efficient troubleshooting, aircraft maintenance, and repair in accordance with applicable regulations, manufacturer’s instructions, and company policies

Ensure consistent, accurate aircraft maintenance records by properly documenting & completing required forms, computer entries, and logbook entries

Follow all policies and procedures

Keep a clean and orderly work environment

Perform job duties in a safe manner

Perform other duties as assigned

Pay & Benefits

Pay commensurate with experience

$15,000 Employer Paid Life Insurance

Medical coverage (Employer pays 60% of total premiums)

Dental/Vision/Life Insurance

Critical Illness and Accident Insurance

Employer-Paid Long-Term Disability Insurance

Short-Term Disability Insurance

401(k) Enrollment (100% Vested with no employer contributions)

8 Paid Holidays (New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Thanksgiving Friday, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day)

13 Paid Time Off Days per Year (PTO is earned on an accrual-based system, you accumulate a little over 1 day of PTO for each month you work. Accrued PTO may be requested upon successful completion of 90 days of employment.)

5 additional Paid Time Off Days per Year after 5 years of service (18 days total)

5 more Paid Time Off Days per Year after 10 years of service (23 days total)

Background check and drug screening will be conducted

Physical Demands

Squat/kneel for extended periods

Make fast, repeated movements of fingers, hands, and wrists

Stand for extended periods

Lift/carry more than 50 pounds of various items

Maneuver body to enter confined spaces

Bend, stretch, twist, or reach out

Use stomach and lower back muscles to support the body for long periods without getting tired

Move two s together (for example, two arms, two legs,  while remaining in place

Be physically active for long periods without getting tired or out of breath

Keep or regain the body’s balance  in an unstable position

Climb to enter and exit aircraft using aircraft step/handles

Make quick, precise adjustments to machine controls

Climb and stand on la…


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