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Senior Maintenance Mechanic (Fuel) Jobs in Raleigh, NC at Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority

Title: Senior Maintenance Mechanic (Fuel)

Company: Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority

Location: Raleigh, NC

Does the challenge of working in one of the most dynamic organizations in the Triangle excite you? If so, please consider applying for the Posting Job Title position at the Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority. RDU provides an opportunity to work with an awesome team, all dedicated to our core values of Learning, Integrity, Team, Excellence, and Respect. We are a rapidly expanding, medium-sized airport. If you are interested in working for a growing organization that provides great benefits, opportunities to advance, and free parking, then RDU may be your next and best career move! Our organization offers a dynamic, fast-paced environment that promotes teamwork, creativity and collaboration. Take the next step and see what RDU is all about!
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The Fuel System Senior Maintenance Mechanic performs maintenance and repair on airport fueling and glycol systems and associated infrastructures to ensure fuel quality and equipment meets ATA 103, ASTM and OEM standards for the Airport Authority.
The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by employees in this job. Employees may be requested to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description.
Day to Day Activities:

Maintains, troubleshoots, repairs all aspects of the fuel system, glycol system and fuel facility mechanical and electrical components.
Maintains, troubleshoots, repairs fuel/glycol pumps, motors, filter vessels, valves, piping (above & below ground) and other components of the fuel/glycol systems.
Inspects and performs preventive maintenance/repairs on hydrant pits, hydrant valve assemblies, and isolation vaults.
Performs quality assurance checks/tests on incoming and stored fuel products.
Assists vendors with fuel/glycol system operations.
Performs daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annual facility inspections.
Monitors and performs routine maintenance on cathodic protection systems.
Maintains records, reports, and inspection checklists.
Assists with snow removal; and maintains fuel facility.
Performs related work as required.

Hiring Range – Minimum $27.90 and Maximum to commensurate with experience
Minimum Qualifications, Required Licenses or Certifications, Education and Experience
Education: High School Diploma or equivalency
Experience: 5+ years of experience in mechanical maintenance. Electrical maintenance and fuel testing experience a plus.
Required Licenses or Certifications – N/A
Knowledge of:

Mechanical and Hydraulic principles, troubleshooting, and repair
Automation controls of computerized system
Quality standards in relation to fuel receipt and dispensing
Laboratory testing and testing equipment for fuel quality
Repair methods and tools for electrical and electronic equipment
FAA standards, rules, and regulations for airport operations, development projects, and aircraft operations
Airport bulk fuel storage and distribution facilities and equipment, glycol storage and distribution systems and components, fuel transportation infrastructure, devices and systems and fuel dispensing systems and components
Airport fueling and/or glycol system operations, maintenance, and repair standards, esp. Air Transport Association of America standards
Modern office procedures, methods, and computer equipment

Skill in:

Use and operation of hand and power tools
Mechanical and Hydraulic troubleshooting/maintenance
Written and verbal communication
Analysis and problem solving
Interpersonal skills necessary to develop and maintain effective and appropriate working relationships
Performing a variety of duties, often changing from one task to another of a different nature
Performing basic mathematical functions such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, percentages, and ratios

Ability to:

Interpret technical data and engineering drawings and specifications
Read, write, understand, and speak English fluently
Work effectively in a team environment as well as individually
Formulate sound conclusions
Handle difficult situations with tact and diplomacy
Meet schedules and deadlines of the work
Understand and carry out oral and written directions
Accurately organize and maintain paper documents and electronic files
Maintain the confidentiality of information and professional boundaries
Differentiate colors
Work at varying heights (i.e., tops of tanks, below grade isolation vaults)

The work environment and exposures described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Positions in this class typically require fingering, talking, hearing, seeing, grasping, standing, walking and repetitive motions as well as stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, climbing, balancing, pushing, pulling, and lifting. Incumbents may be subjected to moving mechanical parts, odors, dusts, poor ventilation, chemicals, oils, extreme temperatures, inadequate lighting, and intense noises as well as gases, workspace restrictions, vibrations, chemicals, and oils.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The position involves heavy physical demands, such as exerting up to 100 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force constantly to move objects.

At RDU, you’re not just a blip on the radar. We appreciate you and care about your health, happiness and future. Here’s a snapshot of our awesome benefits!

Work-Life Harmony

Paid Vacation Leave
Paid Sick Leave
11 Paid Holidays
Flexible Holiday Options

Health and Wellness

Comprehensive Wellness Program
On-site Fitness Classes & Employee Fitness Center Access
Health Savings Account (HSA) – with matching employer contributions
Flexible Spending Accounts – medical and dependent care options
Opportunities for employer paid or discounted insurance plans

Financial Wellness

Tuition assistance and career development
Shift Differential pay
401(k) plan, Traditional and Roth options – with matching employer contributions
457(b) plan, Traditional and Roth options
NC Pension Retirement Plan
Employee Discounts – cell phone service plans, RDU Airport Terminal stores and restaurants.

Please see the Raleigh Durham Airport-Authority statement on Equal Opportunity Employment located at:

Airport Authority Careers

Experience Required

5+ years of experience in mechanical maintenance. Electrical maintenance and fuel testing experience a plus.

Education Required

High School or better

Skills Preferred

Planning & Organization
Verbal Communication
Problem Solving
Time Management
Customer Service
Microsoft Word
Microsoft Outlook
Critical Thinking

Behaviors Preferred

Team Player: Works well as a member of a group
Loyal: Shows firm and constant support to a cause
Effective Communicator: Communicate issues and makes recommendations
Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well
Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity
Dependable: Stays focused and executes tasks
Customer Focus: Understands who customers are
Collaborative: Supports organization and team goals
Business Oriented: Applies broad knowledge and seasoned experience in addressing complex issues
Active Listener: Listen effectively and understand the topic at hand

Motivations Preferred

Self-Starter: Does not require outside inspiration to be motivated
Job Security: Inspired to perform well by the knowledge that your job is safe
Goal Completion: Inspired to perform well by the completion of tasks
Ability to Make an Impact: Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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