Posted Jan 26
Bombardier Aerospace

Technician, Aviation Maintenance Flight Test

Wichita, KS, United States Full Time

Date: Jan 12, 2017

Location: Wichita, KS, US

Technician, Aviation Maintenance Flight Test-WIC03952


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At Bombardier Aerospace, our employees work together to evolve mobility worldwide - one good idea at a time. If you have a good idea, we’ll provide the environment where it will thrive and grow into a great product or customer experience. Your ideas are our fuel.

You will be part of the Product Development Engineering, Aerospace team where it all starts for Bombardier as it sets the stage to take full advantage of its investments and the tremendous growth potential of its new products. The organization is responsible for bringing new aircraft programs to their successful entry-into-service. Currently, these new products are the all-new CSeries commercial aircraft and the high-performance Global 7000/Global 8000 business jets

- Adhere to General Work Requirements
- Assist in working with production to build or assemble first aircraft and experimental/production equipment
- Prepare major aircraft sections for mating
- Perform final assembly, install, and modify first aircraft components, systems, and sub-assemblies, for example, landing gear, engines, flight control surfaces, experimental equipment, and tire build-up
- Perform minor fabrication and modification of production aircraft parts in accordance with developmental and/or engineering specifications
- Fabricate and modify production or experimental aircraft parts in accordance with developmental and/or experimental engineering specifications
- Perform maintenance on experimental aircraft in accordance with applicable technical data
- Perform inspection, adjust, repair, and/or replace components to correct any malfunction or deficiency with and without power applied to aircraft
- Prepare equipment and aircraft article for functional testing
- Assist engineering and vendors with troubleshooting functional tests results and repair, modify, replace, and/or route back to vendor depending upon component
- Assist engineering with revising functional test procedures as required
- Set-up fixtures to perform static tests, fatigue tests, pressure tests, bird strikes, and assemble aircraft sections
- Prepare aircraft components and systems and perform nondestructive/destructive testing, for example, cycle tests and ultimate load test
- Assist with aircraft set-up in accordance with various flight test configurations to assess in-flight handling characteristics of experimental aircraft
- Perform minor troubleshooting and/or minor repair of aircraft components and systems
- Will perform aircraft testing at offsite locations in support of other divisions and customers
- Inspect, maintain, and/or repair ground support equipment as required
- Perform basic aircraft handling activities, for example, towing, jacking, and assist with fueling in accordance with Flight Test Directives and OIM
- Assist other employees in the performance of their duties within area(s) of qualification
- Actively participate in process improvement initiatives as directed or assigned
- Maintain company tools, equipment and work areas to department and company standards.



As our ideal candidate,

- An A&P License is preferred
- You have the ability to gain foreign work visa's and work in foreign countries
- You have typically 1 year aircraft mechanical system experience and aircraft sheet metal experience or special skill as required by department
- You have basic knowledge of safety and operating procedures for power-on aircraft systems
- You have the ability to read and interpret aircraft engineering documents and drawings
- You have working knowledge of aircraft systems
- You have knowledge of computer programs including but not limited to Flight Preparation System (FPS) Electronic break of Inspection (EBOI) and Electronic Tie In, in support of daily aircraft operations
- You have the ability to operate ground support equipment, for example, hydraulic mule, service carts, ground power units, and powered lifts or other engine powered vehicles
- You are able to obtain and renew certifications, for example, tug operators license, powered lift operation,
- You have basic sheet metal skills
- You are able to use and interpret a variety of precision measurement instruments
- You have the mechanical ability to use basic hand tools, for example, rivet gun, drill press, surface grinder, belt sander, sheet metal roller, and 90 and 45 degree drills
- You have basic knowledge of regulations for FAA, JAA, Transport Canada, and other governing aviation agencies
- You have basic knowledge of flight-line ground safety procedures
- You are able to operate computer

Bombardier is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and is committed to creating a diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other personal characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Laws.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted. Please continue to monitor our website and apply for additional positions for which you are qualified and may be of interest to you.

Your ideas move people.

Job: Mechanics
Primary Location: US-KS-Wichita

Zip Code US 67209
Organization: Aerospace
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting:
15.12.2016, 12:00:00 AM

Unposting Date
28.01.2017, 11:59:00 PM

Nearest Major Market: Wichita
Job Segment: Hydraulics, Technician, Genetics, Engineer, Maintenance, Engineering, Technology, Science, Manufacturing

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