• fitting, examining, testing and servicing aircraft engines
  • replacing engine components or complete engines
  • examining and inspecting airframes and aircraft components, including landing gear, hydraulic systems, and deicers to detect wear, cracks, breaks, leaks, or other problems
  • maintaining, repairing, overhauling, modifying and testing the aircraft's structure and mechanical and hydraulic systems
  • reading and interpreting manuals, service bulletins, and other specifications to determine the feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components
  • maintaining, repairing , and rebuilding aircraft structures, functional components, and parts such as wings and fuselage, rigging, hydraulic units, oxygen systems, fuel systems, electrical systems, gaskets, and seals
  • inspecting completed work to certify that maintenance meets standards and the aircraft is ready for operation
  • maintaining repair logs, documenting all preventive and corrective aircraft maintenance
  • installing and testing electrical and electronic components, assemblies, and systems in aircraft
  • connecting components to assemblies such as radio systems, instruments, magnetos, inverters, and in-flight refueling systems

    Educational level

    • Skilled