Aviation Ground Service Equipment Mechanic Job at Signature Flight Support Corporation – in Las Vegas, NV
The following functions may be performed in variable weather and environmental conditions such as jet engine fumes, dust, or jet engine noise.
Inspect and maintain ground support equipment used in operations.
Troubleshoot, repair and/or overhaul ground support equipment.
Check and service ground support equipment with fuel, water, oil and hydraulic fluid.
Diagnose problems using test equipment and applicable manuals.
Build and assemble machines or mechanical components according to requirements
Inspect machines, engines, transmissions etc. and run diagnostic tests to discover functionality issues
Conduct repairs aiming for maximum reliability
Perform thorough maintenance on machinery, equipment and systems
Clean and apply lubricants to machinery components
Replenish fluids and components of engines and machinery
Provide consultation on correct maintenance and preventative measures to machine or vehicle users
Keep logs of work and report on issues
Completion of GSE paperwork as required.
Others duties as assigned.
The following functions may be performed in variable weather and environmental conditions such as jet engine fumes, dust or jet engine noise. Must have ability to:
Frequently lift and/or move up to 75 pounds.
Read, write and fluently speak and understand the English language.
Ability to read and comprehend instructions, short correspondence and memos.
Write routine business correspondence.
Effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, supervisor and employees.
Deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
Apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.
Add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.
Excellent knowledge of machinery and hydraulic, electrical and other systems and their components
Aptitude in using various hand tools (screwdrivers, hammers etc.) and precision measurement tools (e.g. calipers)
Ability to follow established procedures and practices and read instruction, blueprints etc.
A strong commitment to all health and safety guidelines
Very good communication skills
A problem-solving ability
Very good physical strength and stamina
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.
High School diploma or GED plus one (1) year experience and/or equivalent combination of education and experience
Prior GSE or heavy equipment experience preferred
Must have your own tools
Must possess valid driver’s license
Certification from a vocational school or completion of apprenticeship is a definite plus
Valid certification (ASE) preferred
An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet
About the Company
Company: Signature Flight Support Corporation –
Company Location: Las Vegas, NV