GSE Mechanic

Employer
Menzies Aviation
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 19, 2017
Closes
Jul 17, 2017
Job Type
Freelance
Hours
Full Time
Summary: Experienced mechanic responsible for performing preventative maintenance and repairs on airport ground support equipment, vehicles, and other related equipment.

Essential duties and responsibilities:

* Receives work orders and obtains the necessary tools required for the repair.

* Transports the vehicle (s) to be repaired by driving, towing, or pushing vehicle into service bay.

* Vehicles may consist of tugs, forklifts, pay loaders, fuel trucks and other larger airport vehicles.

* Inspects parts and/or motor vehicles to identify defective or broken parts.

* Repairs diesel engines, hydraulic, electric, and mechanical systems.

* Obtains replacement parts, installing and/or making repairs as required.

* Repairs may require rebuilding as assemblies, systems, etc.

* Confers with Supervisor for complex repairs, which require direction or approval for ordering parts.

* Completes work orders and provides status on any "open" work orders.

* Ensure the safe and secure operations, in accordance with the highest possible standards of health, safety, security and all government statutory requirements.

* Additional duties may include changing batteries, tires, oil, and other minor repairs.Requirements? Minimum three (3) years related experience.

* Must have knowledge of heavy-duty diesel/automotive equipment.

* Experience with troubleshooting and repair of complex hydraulic and electrical systems required.

* Must have own tools and be able to operate various power and hand tools safely.

* Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.

* Must be flexible to work all hours/days including nights, weekends and holidays as dictated by operational requirements.

* Ability to lift up to 70 lbs., comfortable with bending, kneeling, pushing and pulling various items

* Clean driving record with DMV certified copy.

* Must be able to pass all pre-employment testing, including physical abilities and drug testing and ten-year background check as required by U.S. Customs.

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