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Aircraft A&P Maintenance Technicians

Byerly Aviation, located in the Heart of Illinois, is actively recruiting for Aircraft A&P Entry Level and Experienced Maintenance Technicians with 3 plus years experience, sheet metal experience is also a plus. Byerly Aviation offers a professional, privately owned work environment with competitive pay, 401k and excellent health benefits.

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Duties and Responsibilities

Aircraft Maintenance Technician


Responsible to the Director of Maintenance and the Team/Lead Inspector for the safe and efficient daily inspection, maintenance, preventative maintenance and alterations of aircraft at Byerly Aviation and anywhere else designated by the Director of Maintenance and the assurance that all activities are in compliance with appropriate FAA rules and  regulations and policies of Byerly Aviation.


  • Inspect, service, troubleshoot, repair and/or replace, overhauls aircraft components & parts, hydraulic systems & landing gear, electrical systems, structures & sheet metal, flight controls & rigging, pneumatic systems, engines, propellers, etc.
  • Post parts used during Repair/Inspection to the Correct Shop Order and Correct discrepancy.
  • Post Labor performed during Repair/Inspection to the Correct Shop Order and Correct discrepancy.
  • Update the discrepancy sheets as the Repair/Inspection progresses.
  • Read and interpret manufacturer’s maintenance manuals, illustrated parts manuals, wiring manuals, structures manuals, airworthiness directives, service bulletins, and other manufacturer’s advisory letters to determine feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components.
  • Examine engine and propeller systems for normal operation and make adjustments as required.
  •  Remove and replace, or repair worn or damaged components such as alternators, magnetos, propellers, ignition systems, fuel systems, etc
  • Should posses the necessary skills to remove an engine from an aircraft.
  • Inspect parts for wear, warping, or other defects.
  • Should be able to read wiring schematics and diagrams to properly trouble shoot      electrical systems and repair as necessary.
  • Perform miscellaneous duties to service aircraft, aircraft components, engines, engine    components and propellers.
  • Should be able to read, and interpret engineering drawings, blue prints, production illustrations, and other documentation to repair or replace aircraft components.
  • Must account for all parts, materials, and documentation.
  • May be assigned to different work areas as needs require.
  • Performs other duties assigned by the Director of Maintenance, Team Lead/Inspector, Inspector, or appropriate designee.
  • Comply with Byerly Aviations FAA approved policies and procedures pertaining to repair station aircraft maintenance.
  • Responsible for ensuring that all aircraft requests for maintenance are served in a timely and efficient manner.
  • When necessary clean, polish, and detail aircraft exterior and interior.
  • Demonstrates skill and capability in aircraft maintenance with a dedication to assisting the customer with their needs.


Qualifications for Aircraft Maintenance Technician

  • High School diploma or equivalent required
  • A/P License required
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Associate's degree or equivalent from two-year College or technical school; or one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


While  performing the  duties  of  this  job,  the  employee  is  regularly  required to  stand, walk, use hands  to finger,  handle or feel,  reach  with  hands  and  arms,  talk  and  hear.   The  employee  is  frequently  required  to  climb  or  balance,  stoop,  kneel, crouch or crawl and smell. The employee is occasionally required to sit. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include, close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.



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