SkyWest Airlines

  • Inspector Maintenance

    Job Locations US-IN-SOUTH BEND
    Posted Date 1 week ago(1 week ago)
    Requisition ID
    A&P Mechanic
    Minimum Hiring Range
    Discuss at interview
    Close Date
  • Primary Job Duties

    Assure that all aircraft, maintenance work, materials, and practices conform to the standards established by SkyWest Airlines, and that any aircraft, engine, propeller, or appliance released for flight is airworthy.


    • Exercise individual initiative and judgment to make decisions when necessary concerning airworthiness of the aircraft
    • Must ascertain that all inspections are performed on all completed work before an aircraft is released for service, and forms required for such release are properly executed
    • Will compare current aircraft maintenance logs with repeat item report to determine whether additional troubleshooting or corrective action may be warranted
    • Assure compliance with RII requirements as dictated in the GMM
    • Assure that no aircraft is released in conflict with the MEL preamble and MEL procedures
    • Assure that all pilot discrepancies are addressed
    • Assure that aircraft flight log times are audited and corrected
    • Assist maintenance supervisor in reviewing the camp discrepancy logs and aircraft maintenance logs for repetitive squawks
    • Coordinate the functions of inspection with production to achieve efficient and economic processing of work
    • Perform all other tasks as assigned by the Manager of Quality Control
    • These duties and responsibilities may be delegated to a designated inspector as necessary
    • If a situation arises in which an inspector is unable to make an acceptable decision or judgment, or his/her decision is challenged by another individual, the matter will be referred to the Manager of Quality Control

    Minimum Requirements

    • Must have a valid A&P Certificate
    • Familiar with inspection and maintenance procedures
    • Must be able to work unsupervised and be a self Starter
    • Must have excellent communication and people skills
    • Problem solving and organizational skills a must
    • Willing to work holidays and weekends
    • Conscientious and thorough in his/her work habits
    • Exercise good judgement in working with people as well as in aircraft maintenance and safety
    • Has a thorough knowledge of GMM policies and procedures.
    • Level III preferred
    • Familiar with FAR's

    Physical and Other Requirements

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


    This position will require the selected candidate to travel outside the station for training - in addition to the completion of their new hire onboarding.


    This job posting may have an additional video interview requirement. Please monitor your email and junk folder for additional instructions.


    Those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted with further information as to meeting date/time/location


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