SkyWest Airlines

Line Maintenance Mechanic - DEN

Job Locations US-CO-DENVER
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(9/8/2021 7:54 PM)
Requisition ID
A&P Mechanic
Close Date

About SkyWest

With over 13,000 aviation professionals operating thousands of daily flights, SkyWest Airlines connects millions of passengers each month to hundreds of destinations across North America. SkyWest operates in partnership with Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines and has a fleet of nearly 450 aircraft. Headquartered in St. George, Utah, SkyWest's industry-leading workforce and excellent leadership team have consistently generated solid operational and economic performance, setting the standard for excellence in the regional industry.

Primary Job Duties

SkyWest mechanics enjoy a distinctive culture of teamwork, respect, and professionalism, along with world-class benefits like 401(k) match, operational and financial performance rewards, health care, retirement, and travel benefits that allow you to see the world. SkyWest mechanics also enjoy an exceptional quality of life working in one of more than a dozen maintenance bases across the country with shift trade flexibility, tool allowance, and up to $1500 in moving expense reimbursement plus mileage.


Line Maintenance Mechanics are responsible to perform all maintenance functions and effectively troubleshoot all aircraft. They are also responsible for proficiency in all documentation and paperwork. Additionally, as a Line Maintenance Mechanic, you: 

  • Must be able to effectively troubleshoot all aircraft systems
  • Will be responsible for making critical decisions in a timely manner regarding aircraft safety
  • Must be able to perform all line maintenance functions unsupervised, at any time
  • Will be responsible for proficiency in all documentation and paperwork, including parts paperwork
  • Road trips are mandatory

Minimum Requirements

  • Must hold a valid FAA issued A&P Certificate
  • Level III Mechanic preferred with good trouble shooting skills
  • Must have excellent communication and people skills
  • Problem solving and organizational skills are required
  • Willing to work nights and holidays
  • Exercise good judgment in working with people in a team environment as well as in aircraft maintenance and safety
  • Must be familiar with and be able to read and understand Company and Manufacturer Manuals
  • CRJ and EMB Run-Taxi will be required
  • RII and Airworthiness Release Authorizations will be required
  • Preferred two or more years prior aviation repair experience
  • Must possess a valid unrestricted driver license

Physical and Other Requirements

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Possess a valid driver license 
  • Be able to read, write, and understand the English Language
  • Be familiar with Company and Manufacturer Manuals
  • Be able to comfortably lift 60 lbs. routinely with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Travel outside the station for training, in addition to the completion of new hire onboarding

Please complete the on-line application. Qualified applicants will be contacted.


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