Alaska Airlines Seattle , WA 98113
Alaska Airlines is one of the most respected names in aviation and flies throughout its namesake state and the Lower 48, as well as to Hawaii, Canada, Mexico and Costa Rica. Our roots date to 1932 and are symbolized by the Alaska Native painted on the tails of our aircraft. Guided by what we call the "Alaska Spirit", we pride ourselves on providing a lifeline to remote communities while delivering renowned service to everyone we fly. This commitment has brought us national and international recognition. We've been honored with a variety of awards by readers of Travel + Leisure, Conde Nast Traveler, USA Today and others. Alaska, with Virgin America, is the premier airline for people on the West Coast, and together with its sister carrier Horizon Air, flies to more than 115 destinations. The two airlines are subsidiaries of Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE:ALK) with annual revenues exceeding $7 billion.
The Aircraft Technician is responsible for performing high quality routine and non-routine aircraft maintenance. Maintaining a high level of aircraft readiness is critical to the success of our airline. Technicians must be willing to operate as a team, be energetic, flexible and safety focused. If you love working on commercial aircraft and being a member of a high performing team, this job is for you.
Carries out assigned work in an expeditious manner, exercises sound judgement in executing each
work project, and accomplishes all work in compliance with procedures and policies established in
approved Alaska Airlines manuals.
Exercises the authority of an Airman Certificate (Repairman or Airframe and/or Powerplant) in
signing the corrective action in maintenance documents or the Aircraft Maintenance Log for Return
To Service, ensuring such is in accordance with Alaska Airlines policies and procedures.
Ensures that a clean, safe, and orderly work area is maintained at all times.
Acts as Flight Deck Coordinator, when assigned, to ensure safe operation of aircraft systems (e.g.,
flight controls, electrical, landing gear) from the flight deck.
Accesses Learning Management System (LMS) database once every two weeks and complete assigned training in a timely manner, and maintain current qualifications.
Maintains compliance with Safety Management System (SMS) and Company safety policies and procedures as well as Federal Regulations by reporting any safety hazard or potential hazard.
Includes SMS in your daily work habits, and remain current in the training requirements for SMS.
Job-Specific Experience, Education & Skills
Must possess valid Airframe and Powerplant licenses.
Must possess a valid driver's license with a good driving record.
Strong knowledge of aircraft systems and an ability to troubleshoot and problem solve technical issues.
Knowledge of Federal Aviation Administration regulations and company procedures.
Must be willing and able to work varied shifts including nights, weekends, and holidays.
High school diploma or equivalent is required.
Minimum age of 18.
Must be authorized to work in the U.S.
Four or more years of experience preferred.
Two or more years of college preferred.
Job-Specific Leadership Expectations
Embody our values to own safety, do the right thing, be kind-hearted, deliver performance, and be remarkable.
The location for this position is in Seattle, Washington.
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Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air do not tolerate discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. Employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants are also protected by law.
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Job ID:* 32758
Location:* Seattle, WA
Full/Part Time:* Full-Time