Line Technician, Mechanical Jobs in Philadelphia – Pennsylvania – USA at Leonardo

Title: Line Technician, Mechanical

Company: Leonardo

Location: Philadelphia – Pennsylvania – USA

Type: Full Time

Category: Airport/Airline

Position:  Flight Line Technician, Mechanical

To assist in the transfer of helicopters from the Production line to Flight Line. Perform incoming inspections. Install main rotor blades, fill oils and perform fuel function testing in accordance with applicable job cards. Perform engine dry motoring, to ensure proper function before first engine start up, periodic weight and balance operations depending on helicopter configuration. Perform Track and Balance Flights, and make adjustments to eliminate high vibrations on airframe and Main & Tail Rotors, including pitch link adjustments, and addition of weight(s) to Tail and Main rotor(s).

Assist in the installation interior and custom components for example: hoist, cargo hook, auxiliary fuel system.


* Perform Functional ATP’s

* Prepare Aircraft for flight inclusive of pre flight and flight checks

* Conduct test flight and flight ATP’s

* Ability to perform complex repairs and trouble shooting

* Ensure cleanliness of hangar area and ‘clean as you go’ work practices

* Prepare Aircraft for customer delivery

* Perform other duties and fulfill other responsibilities as assigned


* High School Diploma ; college is a plus

* 5 years rotor wing aviation experience

* Some understanding of aviation technology from tech school is a plus

* Ability to learn and grasp new concept quickly is critical for this position

* Good written and oral communication skills

* Good pc skills

* Intercultural awareness, ability to create and maintain relations

* A&P is a plus but not necessary;
Maintenance training for aviation a must

Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disability


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