Airframe & Powerplant Mechanic

Job Description:

Airframe & Powerplant Mechanic

Gary Jet Center is an established Aircraft Charter and Management Company with a full Part 145 Repair station, and we are looking for a self-motivated individual for a full time position in our Maintenance Department as an A&P Mechanic. This position will report to the Director of Maintenance.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • This position will be a team member on our FAA 145 Repair station
  • Ability to perform maintenance on turbine & piston powered aircraft, with a strong focus on turbine powered corporate jets
  • Direct involvement in the scheduled and unscheduled maintenance of turbine powered corporate class aircraft
  • Broad based with sharp troubleshooting capabilities as well as a willingness to learn and continue to grow
  • Understanding of the FAA regulations with a customer centric approach to problem solving
  • Enthusiastic demeanor with a professional style of communication
  • Experience with corporate class aircraft and strong avionics troubleshooting capabilities

Job Requirements

  • High school diploma is required; Associates Degree or higher in Aviation Maintenance is desired
  • FAA Mechanic’s Certificate with Airframe and Powerplant rating is required
  • Three (3) years of experience in business jet maintenance environment is preferred
  • Demonstrated avionics systems troubleshooting knowledge is desired (Honeywell and/or Collins preferred)
  • Strong computer skills including CAMP, Corridor, Word, Excel and project management applications is desired
  • Demonstrated project management skills is desired
  • Must pass and comply with FAA Approved Anti-Drug and Alcohol Misuse Prevention Programs
  • U.S. Military Veterans are well appreciated

Benefits Package

Gary Jet Center, Inc. offers competitive salary, full benefits including Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance.  Additional benefits include 401(k) Savings Plan, Short Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance, Life Insurance, and paid vacation.

About Us

The Gary Jet Center is a full-service aviation company in the Chicagoland area located at KGYY. We are independently owned and operated, with the same family ownership for over 30 years.  We provide services to a wide variety of customers across several business departments: FBO services at our world-class facility with over 100,000 sq. ft. of hangar space, and brand new 8300 sq. ft. FBO terminal, Part 135 and Part 91 Aircraft Management on a host of corporate aircraft with worldwide ops specs, and a wide-range range of scheduled and unscheduled maintenance to based and transient aircraft, under our Part 145 Repair certificates.


Contact information

Michelle Marmolejo
HR Associate

Application Form

Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 5 MB.
Upload Your Resume and Other Related Documents (PDF Only)
Ask us any questions...