Plane Techs A&P Mechanic - Junior in Rockford, Illinois in United States

A&P Mechanic - Junior in Rockford, Illinois

  • Equipment:Commercial Aircraft

  • Position:Apprentice

  • Status:Open

  • Category:Contract

Job Description:

You’ve got you’re A&P License! Now what

Ready for some experience?

We have an exciting APPRENTICE opportunity located in Rockford, IL. Under good and solid management you will have the chance to earn valuable experience!

Location: Rockford, IL

Equipment: Commercial Aircraft

You will learn to:

  • Inspect, test, repair, maintain, and service aircraft.

  • Read and interpret aircraft maintenance manuals and specifications to determine feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components.

  • Modify aircraft structures, space vehicles, systems, or components, following drawings, engineering orders and technical publications.

  • Examine and inspect engine or other components for cracks, breaks, or leaks.

  • Disassemble and inspect parts for wear, warping, or other defects.

  • Assemble and install electrical, plumbing, mechanical, hydraulic, and structural components and accessories, using hand tools and power tools.

  • Adjust, align, and calibrate aircraft systems, using hand tools, gauges, and test equipment.

  • Test engine and system operations, using testing equipment, and listens to engine sounds to detect and diagnose malfunctions.

  • Service and maintain aircraft systems by performing tasks, such as flushing crankcase, cleaning screens, greasing moving parts, and checking brakes.

  • Perform maintenance IAW FAA approved technical data.

  • Research FAA technical data to locate applicable data relevant to assigned tasks.

  • Other duties may be assigned.



  • A&P license required.

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.

  • A valid clear driver's license.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.