Entry Level Mechanical Repair Technician (Aircraft Wheels and Brakes)

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Entry Level Mechanical Repair Technician (Aircraft Wheels and Brakes)

Fort Worth, Texas Contract Job ID: 2110132302
Estimated Duration: 6 months


PDS Tech is seeking an Entry Level Mechanical Repair Technician (Aircraft Wheels and Brakes)
for an open position in Ft. Worth TX

The ideal candidate is responsible for performing technical/mechanical/inspection functions pertaining to the aircraft wheel and brake component overhaul process.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Conducts receiving inspection of in-coming assemblies/components in accordance with established procedures and technical data.
  • Performs disassembly, wash, blast, paint, build-up, pressure test, receiving inspection and final inspection and assembly of aircraft components according to customer's specifications, airworthiness directives, applicable manufacturers' CMM guidelines and operating procedures.
  • Manual handling and maneuvering (rolling, lifting) of large aircraft wheels and brakes.
  • Maintains proper segregation and identification of components in progress.
  • Maintains current knowledge of and complies with customer/Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)/Joint Aviation Administration (JAA) technical data as applicable to the work assigned.
  • Performs painting functions including mixing of primer/paint as well as the application of primer/paint.
  • Performs general shop and equipment maintenance; practices the principles of the Five Ss by creating and maintaining a neat, orderly work area.
  • Identifies ways to remove non-value added steps from all processes and strives to produce products in the least-waste-way.
  • Consistently demonstrates a commitment to continuous process improvement and practices.
  • Actively participates and supports process improvement events.
  • Looks for ways to eliminate safety hazards and improve the overall safety of the workplace.
  • Provides limited training to other Component Technicians, where qualified.
  • Performs other duties or responsibilities as assigned.

Working Environment:
  • Repair and overhaul shop environment.
  • Continuous standing and walking.
  • Must be able to lift up to 35 pounds. Employees will utilize a lift assist or buddy system if greater than 35 pounds.
  • The employee will be exposed to hazardous waste and will comply with all Regulatory, State, Local and Corporate requirements for handling hazardous waste.
Education and Certifications:
  • High School diploma or GED equivalent required.

Experience and Qualifications:
  • 3 months manufacturing/production experience and ability to attain required operating certifications.
  • Use of basic hand tools including measuring instruments.
  • Must have the ability to multitask.
  • Requires the ability to read, write, and speak English.
  • Must be able to articulate and understand verbal and written instructions.
  • Ability to work as a team member.
  • Understand component maintenance manuals and all other applicable technical documents
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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