Part Time Challenger Mechanic
Responsibilities and Qualifications
- Inspect, test, repair, maintain and service aircraft
- Read and interpret aircraft maintenance manuals and specifications to determine feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components
- Examine and inspect engine or other components for cracks, breaks, or leaks
- Disassemble and inspect parts for wear, warping, or other defects
- Assemble and install electrical, plumbing, mechanical, hydraulic, and structural components and accessories using hand tools and power tools
- Adjust, align and calibrate aircraft systems using hand tools, gauges and test equipment
- Test engine and system operations using testing equipment and listens to engine sounds to detect and diagnose malfunctions
- Perform maintenance FAA approved technical data
- Additional duties may be assigned
- Seven plus years of Challenger maintenance experience, preferable on 604/605
- Must be able to document maintenance performed on required forms
- Great communication skills; both verbal and written required
- Ability to lift up to 70 lbs. work on knees, bend, crouch, and reach over head
- Minimum physical requirements to perform all duties and responsibilities as defined by management
- Ability to pass a Security Background Check and drug test
- Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) License a plus
To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.
Bigelow Aerospace was founded in 1999. Our headquarters are located in North Las Vegas, Nevada.
Our mission is to provide affordable destinations serving many diverse uses and customers, whether those destinations are located in low Earth orbit, deep space or on a foreign body.
In 2006 and 2007, we successfully launched and deployed Genesis I and II. On April 8, 2016 we launched the BEAM, Bigelow Expandable Activity Module, on contract with NASA to the International Space Station. The BEAM is a technology demonstrator to promote the viability of expandable habitat technology.