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Aviation Equipment Technician (Part-time)

Auburn University
Alabama, United States
Salary Not Specified
Date posted
Jul 8, 2022

Position Details

Position Information

Requisition Number

Home Org Name
Auburn Univ Regional Airport Admin

Division Name
Administrative Effectiveness

Position Title
Aviation Equipment Technician (Part-time)

Job Class Code

Appointment Status

Part-time FTE
.70 to .75

Limited Term

Limited Term Length

Job Summary

The Auburn University Regional Airport ( seeks candidates for an Aviation Equipment Technician to perform maintenance on airport facilities, grounds, service and refueling equipment, and provide flight line services for local and transient aircraft.

About Auburn: At Auburn, our work changes lives. Ranked by U.S. News and World Report as a premier public institution, Auburn University is dedicated to shaping the future of the people of Alabama, the nation, and the world through forward-thinking education, life-enhancing research, scholarship, and selfless service. Auburn is nationally recognized for its commitment to academic excellence, community outreach, positive work environment, student engagement, and thriving community.

Why employees choose Auburn: Auburn University was named by Forbes Magazine as one of the state of Alabama’s best employers, with employees staying an average of ten years. Employees enjoy competitive benefits that include top-notch health insurance, generous retirement plans, tuition assistance for employees and dependents, flexible spending accounts, and more!
Learn more about Auburn’s impact, generous employee benefits, and thriving community by visiting .

Our Commitment: Auburn University is committed to a diverse and inclusive campus environment. Visit to learn more about our commitment to expanding equity and inclusion for all.

Essential Functions

1. Perform general maintenance on grounds, runways, taxiways and facilities equipment such as tractors, mowers, sweepers, sprayers lawn tractors, blowers, compressors, weed eaters, welders
and pre-heaters.
2. Tests fuel quality using field test, api gravity test and Millipore test.
3. Participates in flight line activities such as loading, refueling, washing, towing, parking and crash control parking.
4. Provides facility and grounds maintenance.
5. Maintains airport vehicles which includes fueling and any maintenance required to ensure safety and service standards at all times.
6. Repairs equipment and fixtures at the airport, such as runway lighting, fixtures to regulators, and receivers/controllers.
7. Conducts security patrols and inspections on facilities, hangers and fence line.
8. Conducts test for water runoff to comply with Environmental Protection Agency regulations.
9. Trains student line service employees.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Skills, License, and Certifications

Minimum Skills and Abilities

Minimum Technology Skills

Minimum License and Certifications

Desired Qualifications

Desired Qualifications

Experience on a flight line

Posting Detail Information

Salary Range
$30,150 - $57,300

Job Category

Working Hours if Non-Traditional
Rotating schedule: 7AM-7PM M-F, Sat-Sun 8AM-5PM. Football home games required.

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EEO Statement

Auburn University is committed to an inclusive and diverse campus environment. Women, underrepresented groups, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.

AUBURN UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION / EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER . 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.

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Documents Needed to Apply
Required Documents
  1. Resume
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  1. Cover Letter
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