About Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University:
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is an independent, culturally
diverse institution providing quality education and research in
aviation, aerospace, engineering, and other related fields with
residential campuses located in Daytona Beach, Florida, and
Prescott, Arizona. The University's Worldwide campus provides
educational opportunities online and at approximately 130 locations
throughout the United States, Asia, Europe, and Central/South
As the largest and most comprehensive aviation and
aerospace-focused university in the world, Embry-Riddle is a unique
institution. Over the past 90 years, the University has evolved
with industry to break new ground and produce top-level graduates
who serve the ever-changing needs of aviation and aerospace, and
other STEM-related disciplines. Embry-Riddle offers programs in
seven primary fields of study including: Applied Science; Aviation;
Business; Computers and Technology; Engineering; Safety, Security,
and Intelligence; and Space.
For Academic Year 2020-21, there were over 10,700 undergraduate,
graduate, and doctoral students that attended the University's
residential campuses and approximately 32,700 students in total
enrolled with the University around the world.
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Prescott, Arizona campus has
openings available for Aircraft Maintenance Technicians to join our
Team supporting the Fleet Aircraft Maintenance Department.
Embry-Riddle's Prescott Campus is respected worldwide for
cutting-edge instruction and training for tomorrow’s aviation,
aerospace, security and intelligence leaders. Prescott is a
mile-high city and its climate reflects seasonable weather
excellent for flying. Daytime averages are 80°F in the summer and
45°F in the winter. At 5,000 ft. above sea level, it boasts a mild
climate, clean air, pristine wilderness areas, and nearby national
forests. The university is a small, private, residential university
in the mountains of Arizona with approximately 3,500 students.
Staff/faculty/student interaction is highly valued and is a central
theme of our campus. It is located 100 miles north of Phoenix and
120 miles south of the Grand Canyon.
Perform authorized maintenance, preventive maintenance, rebuilding,
and alterations and returns to service University aircraft in
accordance with Federal Aviation Regulations, manufacturers’
requirements and the highest quality industry standards. Other
duties may be assigned as required.
An A&P License is required
in order to be
considered for these positions
- Accomplish Scheduled and Unscheduled maintenance on all
University aircraft operated by the Prescott Campus.
- Perform work IAW with the requirements of the FAA approved
inspection program, FAA regulations pertaining to aircraft
maintenance, airworthiness directives, advisory circular,
manufacturers' service bulletins and engineering orders/drawings,
- Complete all necessary entries in appropriate maintenance
forms, work orders, internal inspection forms, malfunction and
defect reports, and aircraft logbooks.
- Properly document all parts, appliances, and materials used in
maintenance of aircraft.
- Report defective shop equipment or equipment requiring
certification to the Shift Lead.
- Support and assist the Shift Lead in the accomplishment of the
overall maintenance effort.
- Maintain a positive, professional image to our Students,
Instructor Pilots, Flight Supervisors, and other University
- Typical schedule is 4/10’s, and does include weekends and
ERAU benefits include
- Technicians are categorized and compensated within four Levels
(1-4) of increasing responsibility that recognize individual
accomplishments, aviation background, technical skills, time &
experience in the industry, and leadership abilities.
- Applicant's Qualifications will determine the Level
- Retirement Plan - ERAU offers immediate vesting and provides a
6% gift and will match up to 4% of employee contributions
- Two BCBS health plans – PPO and high deductible plan with a
health savings account
- Tuition waivers for employees, spouses, and dependent
- Use of various campus services: fitness center, library,
mailroom and enjoy observation flights
- All Levels: Read and comprehend instructions, write
information, and complete simple forms.
- All Levels: High school (or GED) level ability in spelling,
grammar, basic composition, and math.
- Level 1 - Zero to one year of work related experience
- Level 2 - One to three years of work related experience
- Level 3 - Three to five years of work related experience
required. Supervisory and people management skills desired.
- Level 4 - Thorough Working knowledge of FAR 145, 91 and 43.
Progressive Aircraft Maintenance experience in maintaining light
general aviation aircraft preferred. Supervisory and people
management skills required. Current Repair Station Inspectors (I)
Designation required. Current FAA Inspection Authorization (IA)
desired. Five to ten years of work related experience
Required licenses, certificates, and /or security
- All Levels: Current Airframe and Powerplant Certificate
required with no violations.
Required skills, knowledge, abilities:
- Level 1-3: Working knowledge of FAR 145, 91 and 43.
- Level 1-3: Aircraft Maintenance experience in maintaining light
general aviation aircraft preferred.
- All Levels: Basic PC Software Skills (e.g. spreadsheet, word
processing & database etc.).
- All Levels: PowerPoint, Word, Outlook/email, and Internet
end-user applications preferred.
- All Levels: Excellent communication skills required.
This position requires successfully passing pre-employment and
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