Air Medical Group Holdings

  • Quality Control Floor Inspector and Mechanic

    Job Locations US-TX-Dallas
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(1/3/2019 3:13 PM)
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  • Overview

    Guardian Flight is a leading provider of air medical services, management, and experience in the air medical industry. Guardian Flight has developed a proven business model that allows our programs to experience success in caring for and transporting patients in rural area hospitals to large tertiary care facilities in metropolitan areas. We utilize the most advanced equipment, quality aircraft, and most importantly, trained and experienced staff to accomplish our mission of saving lives and caring for the communities we serve.

    Our fleet includes King Air 90 and 200, Pilatus PC-12, and Learjet. Our teams fly in Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Minnesota, Michigan, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Utah, Wyoming and Wisconsin.


    Duties and Responsibilities:


    • Performs in-process inspections, final inspections, and functional checks of aircraft during major inspection events, scheduled upgrades, and scheduled EMS completion projects, utilizing the appropriate FAA approved Aircraft Inspection Programs (AAIP), manufacturer’s Maintenance Manuals, Instructions for Continued Airworthiness, and other acceptable methods, techniques, and practices.
    • Performs final inspections and functional checks of aircraft after unscheduled maintenance/ upgrades/EMS completions utilizing the appropriate manufacturer’s Installation/Maintenance Manuals, Instructions for Continued Airworthiness, and other acceptable methods, techniques, and practices.
    • Participates in Functional Check Flights ensuring compliance with applicable GMM policy and procedures.
    • Ensures all parts and materials consumed during the maintenance or alteration process are approved aviation parts or are industry standard parts and have installation eligibility for the aircraft/engine make/model being maintained and/or altered.
    • Coordinates with Airworthiness department/Director of Completions for major repair and/or alteration engineering data ensuring that all aspects of the repair and/or alteration have FAA approved data.
    • Participates in FAA Conformity Inspections for adding aircraft to Guardian Flight’s 14CFR Part 135 Air Carrier Certificate.
    • Ensures current and applicable technical data is used for the performance of all maintenance and alterations.
    • Ensures the appropriate special tools and test equipment are used as specified in the applicable technical instructions and that the special tools and test equipment requiring calibration are calibrated to NIST standards.
    • Reviews work order forms and associated documents for accuracy and completeness in accordance with GMM policy and procedures prior to approving the aircraft for return to service.
    • Reviews the documentation of Major Repair and/or Alterations and executes the appropriate maintenance release and FAA Form 337.
    • Forwards all aircraft maintenance and alteration documentation to the Airworthiness department/Director of Completions in accordance with GMM policy and procedures.
    • Performs quality audits of the facility assigned ensuring compliance with all GMM and company policy and procedures.
    • Performs as the facility designated Safety Officer and will liaison with the Director of Safety for the associated duties and responsibilities.
    • Performs other duties and tasks as assigned by the Airworthiness department/Director of Completions.
    • Will assist with all aspects and responsibilities of the company’s 135 Department requirements and FAA regulatory compliance standards. While providing strong technical knowledge and analytical skills associated with FAA regulatory requirements, he/she will assist in the development of and management of Approved Aircraft Inspection Programs (AAIP), Minimum Equipment Lists (MEL), Fleet Weight & Balance Programs, Aircraft Equipment Lists, Airworthiness Directive Compliance Tracking, Major Repair/Major Modification Review and Aircraft/Engine/Appliance Historical Records Management. 

    Floor Mechanic (Additional Role when QC duties permit)


    Duties and Responsibilities:


    • Maintains the aircraft in a safe and efficient manner with emphasis on compliance with the A.A.I.P/Manufacturer’s Maintenance Instructions (when aircraft not on A.A.I.P. prior to delivery)
    • Submit all appropriate paperwork in a neat and timely manner
    • Report any major malfunctions, aircraft damage to the appropriate individuals in the most expeditious manner
    • Becoming thoroughly acquainted with all relevant local Policies and Procedures
    • Monitor aircraft maintenance status and maintain liaison with the regional maintenance personnel (Guardian Flight when applicable, or with AMGH sister company’s aircraft as required) to ensure proper and timely scheduled and unscheduled maintenance is accomplished
    • Keep the Regional Maintenance Manager/Director of Completions informed of all operational matters that should be brought to the attention of Company management
    • Read, understand and interpret maintenance manuals, technical websites, written & verbal instructions
    • Perform other duties as required





    Minimum Qualifications:


    • 5 years’ experience performing maintenance and alterations of single engine rotorcraft (Airbus AS350B3e/EC130T2)
    • A minimum of 5 years relevant experience with a FAR part 135/FAR part 145 Repair Station (FAR part 135 air carrier preferably) in a quality assurance or technical support role Experience in rotary wing operations with exposure to AS350, EC130, EC135 rotorcraft
    • Strong knowledge of 14 CFR regulations and associated guidance material applicable to maintenance of aircraft operated on a part 135 air carrier certificate
    • Ability to read and interpret complex technical data
    • Ability to read and interpret electrical and structural drawings
    • Possess attention to detail and high standards
    • Possess effective verbal and written communication skills for coordinating with Aircraft Technicians, Pilots, Vendors and the Regional Maintenance Manager
    • Possess excellent organizational, administration, and computer skills (Microsoft Office Suite 2010)
    • Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and Visio
    • FAA Airframe & Powerplant License; Inspection Authorization highly desirable

    QC Floor Inspector/Floor Mechanic Education/and Preferred Qualifications/Experience:


    • Current A & P certificate required
    • Two years’ experience in helicopter maintenance
    • High School or Training Equivalent
    • Current States Driver’s License
    • Valid FAA A&P License with Inspection Authorization
    • Formal technical training on aircraft type operated
    • 10 years’ experience performing as a quality control inspector for maintenance and alterations of Airbus AS350B3e/EC130T2 rotorcraft
    • Prior significant maintenance experience with aircraft operated in an EMS configuration on an FAA part 135 certificate 



    Guardian Flight is an equal opportunity employer and as such, affirms in policy and practice to recruit, hire, train and promote, in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status or status as a protected veteran.


    Reasonable accommodation will be provided for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in job application procedures. We believe that diversity lends a regional, national, and global advantage to the clients we serve. Our workforce consists of dynamic individuals, with a range of backgrounds, talents, and skills.


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