Job Title:

A&P Mechanic

Aviation Maintenance
Job Division:
LAUNCH Aviation Jobs - A&P Mechanic
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Job Summary:

Lead A&P Mechanic


LAUNCH Technical Workforce Solutions is seeking a Lead A&P Mechanic with Corporate Jet repair experience for an opportunity in Augusta, Georgia.


Job Duties and Responsibilities:


The Lead A&P Mechanic is responsible for the technical guidance, coordination and delegation of assignments to technicians assigned to the aircraft. Serves in lieu of the Crew Chief during his absences.

  • Helps crew members improve their skills, builds trust and promotes teamwork with the maintenance crew(s).

  • Ensures technicians are aware of standard man hours on assigned tasks.

  • Is technically competent on assigned aircraft and is capable of providing on-the-job training to other maintenance technicians when required.


  • Upon arrival of aircraft, makes sure that it is properly placed in the hangar, properly protected, and an incoming inspection of the aircraft is performed. Coordinates all work on the aircraft with members of Airframe Group and other departments.


  • Reviews Customer Request for Service Forms with the Crew Chief to determine the scope of work to be performed and any special maintenance requirements.


  • Keeps the Crew Chief informed as to the progress of the job and any unusual or delaying findings.


  • Is committed to the highest level of ethical conduct, promotes the use of safety equipment and ensures a safe working environment.


  • Maintains and services aircraft. Analyzes a variety of technical problems associated with aircraft maintenance, determines causes and methods of repair. Interprets technical manuals, blueprints, schematic diagrams, written and verbal information.

  • Tests operation and repairs/adjusts, as required: engines, engine controls and accessories, propellers and controls, landing gear, hydraulic systems and servicing, flight controls and adjusts rigging as required. Checks and repairs fuel, oil, oxygen, heating, cooling and pressurization systems.


  • Travels on road trips as required, and is able to work unsupervised and handle any technical problem tat may occur.


  • May perform duties as a delegated inspector for the repair station.

Qualifications and requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Must hold an FAA Airframe & Powerplant license.

  • Must have factory authorized training on assigned aircraft or have a minimum of five years corporate aircraft maintenance experience.

  • Dassault Falcon experience strongly desired.

  • Must have a history of demonstrating high levels of initiative in completing all job assignments; clearly following directions and promoting teamwork within the department.

  • Must have good interpersonal and verbal skills in order to interface with customers and employees.

  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision.

  • Strong communication skills required, both verbal and written.

  • Must have good interpersonal and verbal skills in order to interface with customers and employees

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds; stand a minimum of 8 hours per day and walk long distances; bend, stretch, crawl, and climb ladders in order to work on areas within the aircraft that are difficult to access.

  • Must be able to work outside in extremes of temperature and inclement weather.

  • Must have the minimum tools as required.
  • Must be willing to work any shift.
  • Must be willing to work overtime (as requested).
  • Must have reliable transportation to and from the job site.
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


Why Choose LAUNCH?

A team of aviation staffing experts leads LAUNCH. We understand the challenges of finding the top aviation jobs and we focus on linking you with the best openings in the most sought-after locations.

LAUNCH provides you with a real benefits package, including access to company-sponsored medical/dental insurance and a 401k program with a company match. Plus, you join the LAUNCH Loyalty Club on your first day, earning you extra cash bonuses, apparel and safety rewards.


If you’re ready to LAUNCH your career, you’ve found an employer that can take you to new heights.