Hydraulics Technician

Location
Auburn, Washington State
Salary
$18-$22/Hour plus benefits, vacation, holidays, and year end bonus
Posted
Jun 12, 2019
Closes
Jul 12, 2019
Ref
Hydraulics Technician
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Travel Required
None
Minimum Experience Required
1 year
Degree Required
None
Manages Others?
No

POSITION:           Technician - Hydraulics

Status:                  Non-Exempt

Location:              Auburn, Washington

Department:      Hydraulic Shop  

SUMMARY:

This position is primarily responsible for the repair/overhaul of hydraulic operated aircraft components. The position cross-trains in other departments. This position reads, writes and understands the English language, follow directions and works individually and in a team environment. 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Test, disassemble, inspect, repair and reassemble aircraft components.
  • Work overtime and holidays on a short notice.
  • Follow customer’s special instructions and requirements.
  • Follow all company procedures and policies.
  • Follow all safety and security policies and regulations.
  • Back up department functions, cross-train in other departments and performs other duties as necessary.
  • Report to work on a regular and consistent basis.

REQUIRED ABILITY TO:

  • Read and understand component maintenance/overhaul manuals.  
  • Read and understand drawings, wiring schematics and flow diagrams.
  • Be a reliable self-starter.
  • Demonstrate the use of common hand tools.
  • Demonstrate the use of torque wrenches, micrometers, dial calipers and multi-meters.
  • Stand and work for long periods of time.
  • Lift, move, push and pull up to fifty (50) lbs. on a consistent basis.  
  • Demonstrate good verbal and written communication skills in English.
  • Build alliances, partnerships and collaborate with co-workers in a tactful, professional and respectful manner.  Be a team player with strong interpersonal skills.
  • Resolve workplace differences and conflict to achieve goals and objectives in a professional manner.  
  • Foster an atmosphere of new ideas, input and creative solutions when faced with challenges.
  • Listen to others attentively and retain/process information effectively.
  • Promote a professional culture that is trustworthy, honest, and socially responsible while championing an energetic and positive work culture.

REQUIRED EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

  • High School degree or equivalent.
  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record.

DESIRED EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

  • Airframe or Airframe and Powerplant license.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

  • Continuous work in manufacturing/production setting.
  • Continuous walking and standing, and lifting, pushing and pulling heavy objects throughout the work day.
  • Flexibility to work long hours and occasional weekends.