SkyWest Airlines

  • Line Maintenance Mechanic

    Job Locations US-CA-SAN FRANCISCO
    Posted Date 1 week ago(10/9/2019 6:17 PM)
    Requisition ID
    A&P Mechanic
    Minimum Hiring Range
    $21.98 plus applicable shift override and experience
    Close Date
  • About SkyWest

    SkyWest Airlines is the largest regional airline in the United States and we operate in partnership with Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines. At SkyWest, we strive to be the Employer, Partner and Investment of Choice. Our team of highly motivated mechanics are passionate about aviation maintenance and take pride in being an essential part of this dynamic and growing organization. While we are known for our exceptional leadership team, and proven operational and economic performance, the true essence of our success is our people. SkyWest employees 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 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 $2,500 in moving expense reimbursement plus mileage.

    Primary Job Duties

    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.


    Primary Job Duties:


    • 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 driver's license
    • Travel outside the station for training, in addition to the completion of new hire onboarding

    Physical and Other Requirements

    • Able to comfortably lift 60 lbs. routinely with or without a reasonable accommodation

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


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