RES Technician, Aviation Maintenance

Auburn University   Auburn, AL   Full-time     Maintenance
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Posted on July 4, 2021

Auburn University

Division Name: Executive Vice President
Position Title: TES Technician, Aviation Maintenance
Estimated Hours Per Week: 40

Job Summary: Provides general and preventative maintenance on University owned aircraft as well as other aircrafts. The levels of this position may only perform duties for which appropriate training has been provided as outlined in department training manual and guidelines provided by the Federal Aviation Association. TES employees will have the opportunity to apply for permanent positions within this department. Temporary Employment Services (TES), a unit of the Auburn University Department of Human Resources, is an in-house support center established to meet the temporary employment needs of the university.

TES provides qualified and dedicated temporary employees in a wide variety of occupations to meet the staffing needs throughout the campus. Temporary employees are hired for a variety of reasons with the most common being:

- Assistance in the place of a regular employee who is absent for a specified period of time
- Additional assistance during periods of abnormal or peak workloads
- Assistance with special projects
- Seasonal work
- Emergencies

If you are looking for an employment opportunity, TES is a great way to showcase your professional skills and assist Auburn University while gaining valuable work experience within higher education.

Essential Functions:
Inspects university aircraft by performing very detailed inspections and preventive mechanical maintenance in accordance to the standards established by the university, federal regulations, and industry best practices. - Diagnoses and repairs university aircraft as needed. Determines airworthiness of aircraft and components ensuring all protocol is followed in regards to Federal Aviation regulations.

Ensures timely scheduling of maintenance in order to least impact client's flight schedule and provide for high degree of aircraft availability.
Maintains electrical systems that include wiring, electrical connections, and the replacement of instruments.
Troubleshoots, inspects, tests, repairs, and services aircraft and engine systems to prepare aircraft for flight. Initiate and document any nonconforming materials, hardware, software, tools, parts, assemblies, or portions thereof, according to specifications, processes, and procedures.
Maintains proper and updated records required by the University and Federal Aviation Authority regulations.
Maintains a safe work environment abiding by all safety manuals.
May perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent, along with 2 years of general mechanical experience OR completion of an FAA-Approved Aviation Maintenance Technician School.
Salary Range: $14.00 - $23.00/hour Work Hours 5 days a week between
Monday and Saturday - 8 hour shift between the hours of 6 AM-9 PM
Posting Date 06/17/2021 Closing Date
EEO Statement A commitment to an inclusive and diverse campus environment is required. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.

It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities for all individuals without regard to race, sex, religion, color, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status,
genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by applicable law.

Special Instructions to Applicants:
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