Description: PDS is seeking an Aircraft Technician for an open position in Grand Prairie, TX In your role you will:
Perform fabrication, assembly, installation, repair, replacement, adjustment, and alignment of parts and components. Perform work from three dimensional blueprints, sketches, diagrams, technical manuals, work orders, inspection reports, and other similar documentation. Conduct functional check of systems for proper function. Perform normal troubleshooting to diagnose malfunction or failures on the following aircraft systems: aircraft equipment furnishings, fire protection, fuel system, hydraulics, landing gear, doors, fuselage, stabilizer, rotor systems, power plant and engine controls.
Diagnose the cause of malfunctions, identifies failures and determines corrective action to restore systems to required operating specifications and standards.
Perform required corrective action by making repairs, adjustments or replacements.
Maintain close working relationship with assigned lead person with regard to schedules, priorities, availability of parts, supplies and tools, and special instructions as required.
Perform work from blueprints, sketches, vendor and service manuals, and other source data to obtain dimensions, locations, alignment, tolerances and other specification requirements.
Use a variety of standard and specialized hand tools, power equipment, measuring devices and test equipment in completing work assignments.
Assure that completed work complies with FAA regulations, customer requirements, and company specifications.
Coordinate with various departments regarding requirements for materials, supplies, equipment and job schedules.
Complete forms and records pertaining to completion of assigned work.
Maintain responsibility to keep scrap at minimum levels.
HS diploma or equivalent.
Some trade school desirable.
A current A & P or FCC license is preferred.
Minimum of six years related experience. Previous flightline experience preferred.