Englewood, Colorado

We are seeking an experienced A&P Mechanic with a high school diploma or GED equivalent and at least 10 years of relevant experience. In this challenging, fast-paced environment, you'll have the opportunity to apply your knowledge of FAA regulations and experience with aircraft airframes and engines to support the design and creation of the most groundbreaking aerospace and defense technologies - those that exist today and those that will shape tomorrow. What to look forward to: As an A&P Mechanic, you will be using your skills and expertise to provide our customers with an airworthy and reliable product while maintaining the highest standards of quality and integrity. You'll be responsible for maintaining, repairing, and troubleshooting our aircraft airframes and engines to ensure aircraft conformance with regulations.

Job Description:

Employee will be responsible performing all types of maintenance on General Aviation and Corporate Aviation aircraft with a focus on Pratt & Whitney PT6A turboprop work. Knowledge of PT6A engine rigging to accomplish troubleshooting, repair and inspection. Some travel both domestic and international may be required to repair aircraft at the customer facility. Employee must be proficient in aircraft manufacturer’s support manuals to allow complete research into required maintenance functions. This position requires a diverse background in aviation since all types of aircraft are serviced at Straight Flight.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Technical License – A&P required
  • Minimum of 8 years hands-on aircraft maintenance experience in general aviation or corporate aircraft is a requirement for basic knowledge level.
  • Experience with P&W PT6A engines is a must for this position – King Air series aircraft experience is a plus.
  • Must have own hand tools to complete any maintenance function.
  • Understanding of all aircraft manufacturer’s manuals is a must.
  • Excellent written and vocal skills, ability to communicate well.
  • Experience with computerized maintenance manuals is a plus.
  • No limitations on confined space entry and ability to lift 50 pounds
  • No drug or alcohol convictions within the last 3 years  
  • Must be able to pass background check 

Salary & Benefits

  • 4 – day work week, 10 hour days. (minimum 40 hours a week)
  • Dayshift 7AM to 5:30PM
  • Salary range - $24 to $30 per hour depending on experience
  • Company sponsored health benefits after 30 days
  • 401K match after 1 year
  • Personal Time Off (PTO) available after 30 days

SNC offers a generous benefit package, including medical, dental, and vision plans, 401(k) with 150% match up to 8%, life insurance, 3 weeks paid time off, tuition reimbursement, and more.

Sierra Nevada Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer

– Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran, or any other protected status

pursuant to applicable local, state or federal law, ordinance or regulation.

Englewood, Colorado

Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) provides customer-focused technology solutions in the areas of aerospace, aviation, electronics and systems integration, with applications including telemedicine, navigation and guidance systems, threat detection and security, scientific research and infrastructure protection. Founded in 1963 and headquartered in Sparks, Nevada, SNC operates under the leadership of owners, CEO Fatih Ozmen and President Eren Ozmen, with a global workforce supporting its customers

Sierra Nevada Corporation and owners Fatih and Eren Ozmen have been honored by numerous organizations as a result of their successful leadership, including: World's Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Space, Fast Company America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies, Inc. Tier 1 Superior Supplier for U.S. Air Force Aerospace Company of the Year Top Women-Owned U.S. Government Contractor Fastest Growing Women-Owned Company in North America Aviation Entrepreneurs of the Year Living Legends of Aviation Most Influential Turkish-American Woman, No. 2 TurkOfAmerica Top 10 Most Influential Turkish Americans, TurkOfAmerica Top Woman-Owned Firm for excellence in using innovative information technology solutions Women Role Model of the Year Distinguished Business of the Year Honorary Doctorate of Science -- University of Nevada, Reno (2016) Family Owned Business Award -- Nevada Business Magazine As a tribute to the Ozmen's exceptional leadership, successful vision and extraordinarily generous employee benefits, SNC was recognized by its employees as: Reno-Tahoe's Best Places to Work Denver's Best Places to Work Florida's Best Companies to Work

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