SkyWest Airlines

Heavy Maintenance Technical Representative - TUS

Job Locations US-AZ-TUCSON
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(1/12/2021 2:27 PM)
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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

  • Responsible to Manager of Heavy Maintenance and Supervisor Heavy Maintenance
  • Must reside near the heavy maintenance provider facility
  • Serve as liaison between the Heavy Maintenance Provider and:
    • Manager of Heavy Maintenance Contracts with regards to aircraft
    • Manager of Heavy Maintenance
    • Manager of Quality Control Assigned
    • Senior Manager of Quality Control
    • Manager of Quality Assurance
    • Manager of Reliability
  • Ensure that aircraft being inspected and repaired for SkyWest and completed with the highest quality possible
  • Ensure that all paperwork provided to the SGU records department regarding the aircraft is complete, free of omissions and obvious errors and is properly identified
  • Ensure the progress and quality of heavy maintenance project
  • Monitor and inspect the work being performed at the heavy maintenance project
  • Assist with interpretation and implementation of SkyWest standard practices
  • Ensure that all documentation required by SkyWest is completed
  • Review paperwork frequently to ensure discrepancies and corrective action is being correctly documented
  • Perform Airworthiness Release Authorization and RII functions of completed aircraft(s)
  • Assist with training of the heavy maintenance personnel
  • Assist with receiving inspection of parts provisioning

Minimum Requirements

  • Must hold the following:
    • Must hold a valid A&P Certificate 14 CFR 121.378
    • Level III Mechanic Authorization
    • RII authorization (preferred)
    • Receiving Authorization (preferred)
    • Airworthiness Release Authorization (preferred)
  • Preferred experience in supervision of personnel
  • Must be self-motivated with positive attitude and ability to motivate others
  • Must be familiar with SkyWest Airlines maintenance standard practice policy and procedures
  • Extensive SkyWest MIP knowledge
  • Experience with SkyTrack
  • Must be familiar with requirement of SP 7650, Maintenance Recording regarding maintenance records of aircraft, engines, propellers, appliances and other components and/or maintenance functions that are required by applicable FAR’s
  • Have good communication skills both written and verbal

Physical and Other Requirements

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

To apply, please complete the online application (top applicants will be contacted for an interview following the completion of the application).


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