Aug 04, 2022

Aviation Mechanic

  • JAARS, Inc.
  • Waxhaw, NC 28173, USA
Full time General Labor

Job Description

Staff Type             Volunteer, or staff who raises support

Work Location   JAARS Waxhaw, NC or Remote

FTE         1.000

Position Summary          

One of our greatest needs in missionary aviation today is aircraft mechanics. Providing aviation services as a transportation solution for missions directly impacts the spread of the gospel around the world. As an aircraft mechanic you will ensure aircraft are maintained in an airworthy condition and available for dispatch, meeting the demands of busy mission flight schedules.

 Position Responsibilities              

  • Perform routine scheduled maintenance and inspections
  • Respond to unscheduled maintenance needs
  • Perform aircraft maintenance in accordance with manufacturers’ recommendations
  • Comply with JAARS Repair Station maintenance practices and procedures
  • Participate in the JAARS continuing maintenance training programs
  • Maintain a professional knowledge base of acceptable manufacturers’ practices and procedures

Position Requirements 

  • A deep and growing walk with the Lord Jesus that includes your personal spiritual growth and the ability to support others in their spiritual growth
  • Embraces the vision, mission, and core values of JAARS
  • Takes initiative
  • Analytical/investigative
  • Good troubleshooter
  • Relates well to people
  • Holds ICAO / FAA qualifying licenses or certificate(s) to maintain airframe and powerplants appropriate to the country in which certified
  • Successful completion of JAARS Evaluation and Orientation programs

For full-time career staff, the following information is helpful:

Technical Evaluation - Maintenance

Knowledge, Skills, and Attributes for Aviation Maintenance Personnel

Timeline to Service

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