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Responsibilities for this Position

RS Aircraft Technician II - Van Nuys CA (188130)
Req Id 188130 - Posted Jun 3, 2022 - Van Nuys, CA, US

Education and Experience Requirements

High School Diploma or GED required. FAA Airframe and Powerplant certificate and 2 years of aviation maintenance experience or 4 years of aviation maintenance experience to include 2 years of experience working on mid/large size aircraft required.. Valid Driver's License required.

Position Purpose:

Under minimal supervision, performs inspections, maintenance, and repairs of moderate to advanced complexity on aircraft systems and structures.

Job Description

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

Essential Functions:
  • Communicate as required. to receive and understand work assignments. Perform complex aircraft inspections, repairs, and modifications with minimal supervision.


  • Coordinate with MTL, STM, and the Inspection Department to ensure compliance with internal and FAA inspection and documentation requirements. Properly complete CMP cards, work order sign-offs, and other paperwork in a timely and accurate manner. Assist as needed with shift turnovers.


  • Ensure that all work accomplished meets quality standards and specifications.


  • Properly identify (tag) customer property and equipment. Store aircraft components and other customer property securely and safely.


  • Follow standard operating procedures when operating ground support equipment (external power carts, hydraulic mules, hydraulic lift platforms, tow tugs, forklifts, compressed gas cylinders, etc.) .


  • Coordinate, accomplish, and assist with aircraft movement in hangar and ramp areas.


  • Provide training to less experienced technicians. .


  • Protect customer property (PTP).


  • Additional Functions:
  • Properly collect and dispose of waste fuel, oil, hydraulic fluids, de-icing fluids, and solvent rags. Apply 6S and Lean Initiatives to keep shops, hangars, and aircraft work areas clean and uncluttered. .


  • Implement and apply Lean/continuous improvement processes to all areas of responsibility. .


  • Properly use and maintain Company-provided tools and equipment. Return items to designated storage area after use. .


  • Comply with safety rules and procedures. Use protective equipment as required. and be alert for unsafe conditions. Address unsafe conditions before putting people or property at risk. .


  • Use the material tracking system to create parts demand, track squawks, and sign-offs, and to charge labor to correct work orders. .


  • In support of aircraft certification and final phase testing, may include flight tests on aircraft as required. .


  • Perform other duties as assigned.

    Other Requirements:
  • Working knowledge of the FAA regulations, process specifications, Repair Station and Quality Control manuals, and company policies and procedures.


  • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.


  • Additional Information

    Requisition Number: 188130

    Category: Service Center

    Percentage of Travel: Up to 25%

    Shift: First

    Employment Type: Full-time

    Posting End Date: 08/05/2022

    Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled.

    Gulfstream does not provide work visa sponsorship for this position, unless the applicant is a currently sponsored Gulfstream employee.

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