A&P Mechanic – Experienced

Bend, Oregon
Engineering
09/09/2021
Epic Flight Support
35.00  Hourly
25.00  Hourly
Full Time
Day 07:30 - 4:00

Are you interested in working for a dynamic, innovative, design-driven company that's changing the world of aviation? Headquartered in beautiful Bend, Oregon, Epic Aircraft specializes in designing and manufacturing high-performance, all carbon fiber aircraft. The Epic E1000 GX six-seat single-engine turboprop provides the best-in-class performance, safety, comfort, and versatility.

Join our team, grow with our Company, and contribute to the success of this game-changing aircraft! We are seeking enthusiastic, passionate individuals willing to work hard, be rewarded, and have fun!

Position Description:

Responsibilities of the A&P Mechanic will be to maintain, repair, and troubleshoot airframe, avionics, engine, and propeller systems to ensure aircraft conformance with FAA regulations and our Part 145 Repair Station manual. You will also troubleshoot and determine malfunctioning parts and recommend part changes or adjustments to aircraft specifications to improve performance. Will document and maintain paperwork for maintenance according to regulations. As part of the experimental aviation world, the ideal candidate understands the safety of flight issues and correct items that are not directives from a maintenance manual or safety bulletin. The ideal candidate will quickly prove they can be a lead technician performing routine maintenance tasks on Epic LT and E1000 GX Aircraft. 

Your Day-to-Day:

  • Maintain, troubleshoot, repair/replace aircraft systems
  • Troubleshoot and correct discrepancies
  • Recommend part changes or adjustments to aircraft specifications
  • Document and maintain paperwork for maintenance
  • Other duties as assigned or required

What You Bring to the Team (Requirements):

  • FAA Airframe and Powerplant license
  • Must have at least 3-5 years experience
  • Experience with Pratt and Whitney PT6A engines preferred but not required
  • Able to work autonomously
  • Good problem-solving skills and the ability to work well with a team
  • A "can-do," teachable attitude to help any person on the team with any task
  • Professional appearance and excellent customer service skills
  • Able to follow written and verbal instructions and fill out paperwork as needed
  • Physically able to lift up to 100 lbs.
  • Physically able to bend, twist, and fit in tight or uncomfortable places 
  • Must be Authorized to work in the U.S. for Any Employer without Sponsorship now or in the Future

Highly Desirable:

  • Avionics experience is highly desirable
  • Inspection Authorization a plus
  • Experience with Composite Materials is a plus

Benefits include:

  • Three Weeks of Paid Time Off
  • Seven Paid Holidays
  • 100% paid health, vision, and dental benefits for employees
  • 401K retirement plan with 3% matching program
  • Pay Increases Based on Performance
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Friendly team environment
  • Fun company events!
  • Live and work in Beautiful Bend, Oregon: https://www.visitbend.com/.