Senior Repair Mechanic

Kansas City, MO 64153

Posted: 01/11/2019 Industry: Aviation Job Number: 168673 Pay Rate: $25.00-30.00


PinPoint Solutions is hiring a Senior Repair Mechanic

This is a direct hire position

The Mechanic will repair, modify, replace or otherwise perform routine aircraft maintenance work in specialized area of aircraft.

Develop repair schemes within boundaries of SRM or Engineering data

Communicate effectively with other maintenance personnel at all levels by keeping co-workers and leadership informed of work progress and difficulties as they arise.

Complete OJT forms and required reading.

Read and interpret manufacturer and airline maintenance manuals, service bulletins, drawings and other specifications to determine feasibility and method of repair, replacement or modification.

Conduct operational tests.

The following duties will apply based on the area to which the employee is assigned:


Repair, replace, and rebuild aircraft structures

Utilize OEM and Engineering drawings to modify aircraft structure or interiors

Complete specialized tasks, such as flap peening, cold working, etc.

Fabricate repair parts using special shop tooling, such as brakes, stretchers, etc.

Utilize special installation tools, such as blind rivet guns, etc.


Repair, replace, and rebuild composite parts

Utilize OEM and Engineering drawings to modify composite parts

Accomplish wet lay-up repairs

Accomplish elevated temperature repairs

Understand quote process

Knows all standard chemicals, epoxies, sealants, resins, pre-pregs, composite repair materials and their associated MSDS

Flight Controls

Remove and Install flight control surfaces and components

Repair, replace, and rebuild aircraft structures

Utilize OEM and Engineering drawings to modify structures and flight controls

Perform weight and balance including calculation of flight control surfaces 

Perform rigging and operational test of all flight control surfaces including autopilot

Troubleshoot flight control systems


Accomplish remove and replace landing gear, engines and air-conditioning systems

Utilize OEM and Engineering drawings to modify parts

Rig landing and operational test gear systems and engine systems

Trouble shoot landing gear, engines, hydraulic and air-conditioning systems

Tow qualified

Perform minor repairs on aircraft structures

Accessories (electrical/fluidpower/interiors/mechanical)

Disassemble, inspect and reassemble hydraulic, mechanical or electrical aircraft components

Utilize OEM and Engineering drawings to modify components

Test aircraft hydraulic, mechanical or electrical components

Troubleshoot hydraulic, mechanical or electrical aircraft components


Duties shall include observing all company, health, safety and environmental rules, ensuring that you are provided with full information on your area specific safety issues, all unique hazards are identified, and you are provided with the proper equipment to carry out your job in a safe manner. 

Also, the entire work area must be maintained to a high standard of housekeeping and low incidence of physical hazards and all accidents must be promptly reported to your supervisor or manager.


High School Diploma or equivalent.

Airframe and/or Powerplant License and level of skill customarily acquired after one year as a General Mechanic, or three years of related commercial / military aircraft experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Has knowledge of all areas of the aircraft and assigned work area.

Good verbal and written communication skills.

Ability to read and interpret documents as well as communicate effectively with other maintenance and support personnel at all levels regarding job related issues.

Must have knowledge of fundamental maintenance operations and practices and be able to complete tasks with minimal supervision.

Ability to perform basic and intermediate mathematical functions.

Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

Meet all regulatory requirements per FAR 65.

Proficiency in relevant specialty of aircraft.

HKA Enterprises is a global workforce solutions firm. If you're seeking a new career opportunity or project experience, our recruiters will work to understand your qualifications, experience, and personal goals. At HKA, we recognize the importance of matching employee goals with those of the employer. We strive to seek credibility, satisfaction, and endorsement from all of our applicants. We invite you to take time and search for your next career experience with us! HKA is an EEO Employer who participates in the US Citizenship and Immigration Services E-Verify Program.

Dan O'Connor

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