Flight Readiness Technician (787 experience)

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Flight Readiness Technician (787 experience)

North Charleston, South Carolina Contract Job ID: 2110129569
Estimated Duration: 6 months


PDS Tech is seeking a Flight Readiness Technician with 787 experience for an open position in North Charleston SC

The ideal candidate will:
  • Perform final component installation
  • Systems operational functional testing.
  • Perform rework, modification, maintenance, pre-flight and post-flight checks for delivery.

An FAA Airframe & Powerplant license is preferred (not required)

Required Skills/Experience
  • 1-7 years of experience in the following:
    • Pre-Flight - Post Flight – troubleshooting - working on live aircraft
    • Aircraft maintenance and repair
    • Major dispatch services
    • Knowledge of live aerospace vehicle operations, environment and support. This includes pneumatic, hydraulic, electrical, and propulsion systems operations.
    • Knowledge of aircraft maintenance processes, policies, culture, and standard practices (e.g., return to service, normal duties/responsibilities, time constraints, available resources) in order to effectively represent the operator within the company.
    • Knowledge of responsibilities and tasks performed by various Operations departments/disciplines (e.g., Fabrication, Assembly, Tooling, Quality, Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering). Knowledge of the interactions between departments/disciplines and how their products/processes affect one another and impact non-operations processes (e.g., Engineering, Business, Logistics).
    • Knowledge of quality systems (e.g., inspection process, Boeing quality procedures).
    • Knowledge of regulatory authorities' (e.g., FAA, JAA, UK CAA) rules, regulations, flight test procedures, and philosophy.
    • Must be able to stand, lift up to 35lbs and climb stairs
    • Will be working outside in the elements 100% of the time - Outside on the flight line in all seasons.

Candidates’ schedule must be flexible- available to work any shift- 1st, 2nd, 3rd

Preferred Experience
  • 787 or composite aircraft
  • A&P License
More Details

PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly payroll
  • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
  • Completion Bonuses
  • Training
  • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position

PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, please visit www.pdstech.com

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PDS Tech, Inc. will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay. Please see the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision for more information.

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